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Philips CD6852

Philips CD6852
alaScore 80

18 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 reviews of Philips CD6852. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Cordless Phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the size and price. The usability and design also get good feedback.

design, usability, price, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Philips CD6852 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 user reviews of Philips CD6852 from The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on People really like the usability. The design also gets good feedback.

price, design, usability

75% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: BeNear Cordless Phone with 2 Handsets Answer Machine & 2.4" TFT Colour Display Philips CD6852BBeNear Cordless Phone with 2 Handsets Answer Machine & 2.4" TFT Colour Display Philips CD6852B

Aug, 2018

Consumer review (

Do not buy


Deceived by its sleek look.

May, 2012

Consumer review (

Good Purchase


Easy to set up and use.

Feb, 2012

Consumer review (

Philips CD6851B Cordless Telephone Answering Machi


Brought this to replace our old Philips phones which had been very good over the years. Having had a good life out of the old one's, we went for Philips again, however the new one's were very poor and faulty. The tone generator (tone dailing) did not...

Feb, 2012

Consumer review (

very good one


Good looking, and many extras facilities

Feb, 2012

Consumer review (

Very pleased for small business


Good functionality for messages and missed calls. Easy to use.

Dec, 2011

Consumer review (

Philip,s cordless phone


Excellent product ! does everything it should do , plus surprise as did,nt see it listed on product details- Baby monitoring function! very handy as first grandchild due in New Year!

Nov, 2011

Consumer review (

Worst Phone I have ever purchased


I bought this phone as it rated the quality of sound so highly, It was anything but, in fact the complete reverse continual echo on calls from my end as well as the callers I was chatting to, as well as each time you remove the handset from the base...

Nov, 2011

Product Specifications

Call management

Call log entries:50
Call timer: Yes
Call waiting: Yes
Caller ID: Yes
Conference call: Yes
Redialing: Yes
Speed dialing: Yes


Specific absorption rate (SAR) value (EU):0.1


Backlight buttons: Yes
Colour of product:Black
Mounting type:Desk


Backlight colour:White
Backlight display: Yes
Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD / TFT
Display diagonal:6.1
Touchscreen: No


Battery capacity indicator: Yes
Battery charge indicator:Y
Battery charging indication: Yes
Battery full indication: Yes
Battery low indication: Yes
LED indicators: Yes
Voicemail indication: Yes

Management features

Alarm Clock: Yes
Clock with calendar: Yes
Navigation key: Yes
Volume Control:Digital


Phonebook capacity:200
Redial list capacity:20
User memory phonebook:200

Operational conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):0 - 95
Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):0 - 95
Storage temperature (T-T):-25 - 45

Other features

Base station keys:Y
Charging source:AC
Clock/Date display:Y
Handset:2 / Y
Handset keys:Y
Mac compatibility: No
Networking features:GAP
Signal strength indication: Yes

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Charger: Yes
Manual: Yes
Number of handsets included:2
Quick start guide: Yes


Answering Machine: Yes
ECO mode: Yes
GAP compatible: Yes
Intercom: Yes
Keypad illumination:Y
Recording Time:60
Ringer type:Polyphonic

Phone features

Message counter on base: Yes
Microphone mute: Yes
Multi base capability:1
Multi handset capability:5
Noise Reduction: Yes
Number of melodies:10 / 15
Paging function: Yes
Polyphonic ring: Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
VIP group function: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Plug and Play: Yes
Wireless Connection: Yes


Battery Capacity:750
Battery recharge time:8
Battery technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH) / Nickel–Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA
Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:100 - 240
Number of Batteries Supported:1
Power consumption (typical):0.5 / 0.55
Power requirements:100-240 V, 50/60 Hz / 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz
Power supply type:362 x 359 x 247
Standby time:300
Supported batteries:AAA
Talk Time:22

Technical Details

Clock/Date display: Yes
Keypad illumination: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:138.1 x 101.7 x 55.9
Base weight:171.4
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):167.4 x 49.2 x 27.1
Handset weight:145