... Off into the High St and I was confronted by a multitude of brands notably BT, Panasonic and Philips.
The essential requirements were good battery life, excellent reception, an illuminated keypad and a good name/number memory. Both BT and Panasonic offered models with these functions but ... Read review
Excellent reception, battery life and specification.
Quiet ringer and earpiece, 'Squishy' keypad, SMS is tedious to use (see review).
"...browse through the catalogue. The Philips stood out because of it's excellent standby and talk time spec (12 hrs talktime and 200 hr standby) and it's huge 250 name and number memory-comfortably outstripping it's more expensive rivals. This fulfilled the two most important requirements and having an illuminated keypad clinched it for me. It had the slight drawback of forgoing a colour screen but that was of no importance for me, in fact a colour screen ..."
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Quick review of Philips SE435
"All features are good except the battery, its useless!! Clear voice quality, ringtone loud, good features, sms, phonebook etc, ansaphone good phone book just the battery
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