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Gigaset E550A

Gigaset E550A
alaScore 89

20 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 reviews of Gigaset E550A. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews. People really like the design and price. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably.

usability, size, price, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Gigaset E550A is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of Gigaset E550A from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on People really like the design and price. The size and usability also get good comments.

usability, size, price, design

92% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Gigaset E550A Cordless Phone with Answer Machine and Nuisance Call BlockingGigaset E550A Cordless Phone with Answer Machine and Nuisance Call Blocking

Aug, 2018

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Gigaset E550A review

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The Gigaset E550A is a cordless home phone with a built-in answering machine. The device is packed with features and it will even let you make calls from the base station, but can it compete with the best when it comes to sound quality and ease of use?...

Jul, 2015

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Call blocking has to be activated.

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I think this person may have been mis informed, I do not own this phone, but from my research, call blocking has to be activated by your phone company.

Aug, 2015

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You Cannot Block Specific Numbers With This Phone

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I recently purchased this phone because I wanted to block almost daily nuisance calls to my number. The phone is quite attractive to look at but I found the many menus less than intuitive to navigate. I searched the instruction booklet to discover how...

Jul, 2015

Product Specifications

Call management

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


Colour of product:Grey / Platinum
Elderly phone: No
Mounting type:Desk


Backlight colour:Various
Backlight display: Yes
Built-in Display: Yes
Display diagonal:4.57
Display Resolution:128 x 160 / 160 x 128
Display size (HxV):32 x 39


Battery capacity indicator: Yes
LED indicators: Yes
LED on base: Yes

Management features

Alarm Clock: Yes
Answerphone remote access: Yes
Navigation key: Yes
Volume Control:Digital


Phonebook capacity:150

Other features

Display language:21

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Charger: Yes
Number of handsets included:1


Answering Machine: Yes
ECO mode: Yes
GAP compatible: Yes
Keypad illumination:Y
Recording Time:25

Phone features

Multi handset capability:4
Number of melodies:19
Speakerphone: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Wireless Connection: Yes


Battery technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA
Number of Batteries Supported:2
Standby time:320
Talk Time:14

Technical Details

Clock/Date display: Yes
Keypad illumination: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:165 x 120 x 45 / 90 x 120 x 45
Base weight:250 / 90
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):55 x 30 x 170
Handset weight:140