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Philips CD240

Philips CD240
alaScore 78

27 reviews

Oct, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Philips CD240. 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 price. The size also gets good reviews. There are some critical views about the reliability.

usability, size, price


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Philips CD240 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Philips CD240 from The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on People are impressed by the price. There are some mixed views about the usability.


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This summary is based on the products: Philips CD2402S/05 Cordless TelephonePhilips CD2402S/05 Cordless Telephone

Oct, 2016

Product Specifications

The outstanding speakerphone brings the CD2 series to the center of family life. Thanks to the sound level boost, conversations can really be shared with everyone around.


Standby Time:Up to 150h
Talk Time:Up to 720 min

Call management

Call blocking: Yes
Call log entries:20
Call management:Call Waiting\nCaller ID\nMicrophone mute
Call waiting:No / Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Caller ID on call waiting: Yes


Backlight buttons: No
Colour of product:Silver / Silver, White / White
Elderly phone:No / Yes
Integrated antenna: Yes
Mounting type:Desk

Dimensions & Weight (Base)


Dimensions & Weight (Handset)



Backlight colour:Amber / Orange / Yellow
Backlight display: Yes
Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LED / STN
Display number of colours:Monochrome
Display number of lines:1
Type:LCD display


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Philips


Battery capacity indicator: Yes
Battery charging indication:Y / Yes
LED indicators: Yes

Management features

Alarm Clock: Yes
Volume Control:Digital


Call list capacity phonebook:20
Phonebook capacity:100

Other features

Alarms:Alarm Clock / Y
Antenna:Integrated on base\nIntegrated on handset
Base station keys:Paging key
Ease of use:Keypad Lock\nMenu Control
Handset keypad locking: Yes
Handset ringers:Polyphonic
Mac compatibility:N / No
Networking features:GAP
Signal strength indication: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Number of handsets included:1 / 2


Answering Machine: No
GAP compatible: Yes
Intercom: No
Ringer type:Polyphonic

Phone features

Dialer location:Handset
Microphone mute:No / Yes
Multi base capability:1
Multi handset capability:6
Paging function: Yes
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Speakerphone:Y / Yes

Ports & interfaces

Plug and Play: Yes
Wireless Connection:N / Yes


Battery Capacity:550
Battery technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH) / Nickel–Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA / AAA NiMH / Rechargeable\nAAA NiMH
Input frequency:50 / 60
Input Voltage:100 - 240 / 120 - 230 / 220 - 240
Number of Batteries Supported:2
Power requirements:AC 220-240V - 50Hz
Standby time:150
Talk Time:12

Technical Details

Keypad illumination: No


Conference Call Capability:3-way
Cordless Phone Standard:DECTGAP
Dialer Type:Keypad
Header Features:W/ call waiting caller ID
Type:Cordless phone

Telephone Features

Caller ID:Built-in / Yes
Handset Locator:Built-in / Yes
Intercom:Built-in / Yes
Speakerphone:Built-in / Yes
Voice Mail Capability:Built-in / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:114 x 110 x 81
Handset dimensions:46 x 26 x 160
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):46 x 26 x 160