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Toshiba FT 8809

Toshiba FT 8809
alaScore 73

16 reviews

Apr, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 reviews of Toshiba FT 8809. 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.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cordless Phones the Toshiba FT 8809 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Toshiba FT 8809 from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cordless Phones on

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Apr, 2017

Consumer review by: bought_it_all (

A Short-Lived Experience


I'd like to start by telling you that this review cannot go into the intricate details of this phone's functions and usability. Why not? Because it never worked well enough to complete one conversation.

Good return policy from

Everything else

Apr, 2001

Consumer review by: cowfd (

Nice cordless


I bought this phone on sale for $39.99 and have had it for quite some time. The phone is nice and clear and I have had no problems with it. The only down side is no answering machine. I saw other reviews that mention the answering machine, but there...

Good phone, nice clarity

no answering machine

Apr, 2001

Consumer review by: BRIANADU (

Needs Improved Battery Life


This was my first "under $100" cordless phone and will most likely be my last. While it works well when in use it's battery life just isn't worth it. I've had countless calls disconnect in mid sentence before I could finish telling the caller my...


Poor Battery Life & No Ringer "OFF"

Mar, 2001

Consumer review by: cuzisayso (

price to performance excellent


i purchased this phone at costco for $39, and it does the trick. no battery problems. sound is clear. choice of ringers is a very minor drawback. the navigation through the calls that are logged is easy, and adding calls to the memory is also easy. the...

price, sound


Jul, 2000

Consumer review by: ForgtnRose (

Toshiba Meets Expectations


I was surprised when I came here with the intentions of writing a review and found that the two reviews listed weren't very good. Maybe the wrong people are reviewing this phone..or the ones who do like it aren't. In any case, my mother and I both...


had some initial trouble with Caller ID on Call Waiting

Mar, 2000

Consumer review by: SiLiCoN_KniGhT (

Okay, Not Really Good


The phone is ok for talking for short times. The battery runs out way to fast. The most i've ever gotten out of it has been 2 hours. It has a weird ear design so it really hurts your ear when you hold it with your shoulder. It has a great answering...

Good Answering Machine Part

Battery's have no life to them

Dec, 1999

Consumer review by: chianti (



I highly recommend this 900 Megahertz cordless phone. In the past I have experienced a lot of static with many other cordless phones, but the clarity with this phone is fantastic. It works great in any room of the house without any static at all. I...

crystal clear reception & built in caller id

none that I can find

Dec, 1999