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Gigaset AS405A

Gigaset AS405A
alaScore 89

88 reviews

Jul, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 88 reviews of Gigaset AS405A. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the reliability and design. The price and usability also get good feedback, whereas reviews are divided on the size.

usability, price, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Gigaset AS405A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Gigaset AS405A

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 54 user reviews of Gigaset AS405A from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the reliability and design. The price and usability also get good opinions, but reviews are divided on the size.

usability, price, design, reliability

89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Gigaset AS405A Cordless Phone with Answer Machine (Pack of 2)Gigaset AS405A Cordless Phone with Answer Machine (Pack of 2)

Jul, 2017

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

Gigaset AS405A triple review

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The Gigaset AS405A is a well-equipped cordless phone and answering machine. Gigaset traditionally does well in our home phone tests and many of its models have been Best Buys. Will the AS405A continue the tradition? Read on to find out.

Jan, 2017

Consumer review by: chris (which.co.uk)

Chris

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Following on, gigaset say that the retailer makes up the package and that they do not have any facilities for repair or carry any spares, I would need to speak to amazon who would possibly not think this to be a warranty fault. Luckily amazon agree...

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: chris (which.co.uk)

Chris

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Hi,Recently bought this product from amazon on the strength of your reviews. The first was returned with a software fault, the replacement switches the handset off when you attempt to access the answerphone. I have emailed gigaset as I noticed that the...

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: Safetyman (which.co.uk)

Found this to be a very good Base Office Phone\s & a good ringtone.

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Originally, I was looking for one that didn't set off the ringer at night, but this one came up on ebay uk and seemed to allow for what I wanted.The hands-free part is light and easy to use, incl. the extensions ( there's no leads between the base and...

Jan, 2015

Consumer review by: ladylynn (very.co.uk)

Nice little phone

 

I bought this for my stepdad and it is a cool little phone but just needed a bit more volume as it doesn't go loud enough on the ring tone for him to hear

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: Flyer 190 (very.co.uk)

Easy to use

 

Excellent price so easy to use, great features including volume control if hard of hearing

May, 2017

Consumer review by: Andrea (very.co.uk)

Twin phone

 

Very quite ring not as good as expected would not recommend

May, 2017

Consumer review by: chas18 (johnlewis.com)

Excellent product

 

Good value for money and a quality product. Easy to set up and use. I am extremely satisfied with this purchase.

May, 2017

Consumer review by: Alli37 (johnlewis.com)

Very useful product

 

Extremely happy with my purchase of this phone which I bought due to other customers feedback on John Lewis. I can't fault it at all & it suits my needs. Would recommend to family & friends if looking to replace their landline phone.

May, 2017

Consumer review by: Annaoap (johnlewis.com)

Easy to use

 

Easy to set up and use and clear sound. It did say on John Lewis description that it is hearing aid compatible but nothing on product instructions about this and I find I have to remove hearing aid to hear more clearly and cannot increase volume any...

Apr, 2017

Product Specifications

Call management

Caller ID:No / Y / Yes
Calling line identification presentation (CLIP):Y / Yes
Direct call:Y
Redialing: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes

Certificates

Energy Star certified: No
Head SAR (EU):0.1
Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.1

Design

Backlight buttons: Yes
Buttons quantity:27
Colour of product:Black / Bordeaux, White / Brown, White / Chocolate, White / Green, White / White
Elderly phone:N / No
Mounting type:Desk / Desk/Wall / Wall / Wall/Desk

Display

Backlight colour:Amber
Backlight display: Yes
Built-in Display:Y / Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:4.57
Display number of colours:65536 colours / Monochrome
Display number of lines:6
Display Resolution:128 x 160 / 96 x 32 / 96 x 64
Display size (HxV):33 x 32

Indication

Battery capacity indicator:Y
Battery charging indication:Y / Yes
Battery full indication:Y / Yes
Battery low indication:Y / Yes

Management features

Alarm Clock: Yes
Calendar: No
Clock with calendar: Yes
Languages support:Multi
Navigation key:Y / Yes
Volume Control:Digital

Memory

Phonebook capacity:100
Redial list capacity:20

Other features

Battery level indicator: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station:Y / Yes
Charger:Y / Yes
Number of handsets included:1 / 2 / 3
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

Answering Machine:N / No / Y / Yes
ECO mode:Y / Yes
GAP compatible:Y / Yes
Intercom:N / No
Maximum indoor range:50
Maximum outdoor range:300
Recording Time:20
Type:Analog/DECT / DECT

Phone features

Dialer location:Handset
Dialing:Pulse
Multi handset capability:4 / 6
Number of melodies:20
Speakerphone:No / Y
VIP group function: Yes
VIP group with own melody: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Plug and Play:Y / Yes
Wireless Connection:Y / Yes

Power

Battery Type:2 x NiMH AAA / AAA / NiMH AAA
Number of Batteries Supported:2
Standby time:200
Talk Time:18

Technical Details

Clock/Date display: Yes
Keypad illumination:Y / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:44 x 129 x 103 / 44 x 88 x 103 / 88 x 103 x 44
Base weight:110 / 71
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):155 x 49 x 34 / 49 x 34 x 155
Handset weight:110