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A retro house phone your Nan would approve of

Advantages: Looks great, good value, long battery life
Disadvantages: Rubbish ringtones, not much else

Introduction Five years and two children ago, we moved into our cottage, and one of the first things I did when we rolled up in the removal van was go to find the house phone from one of the 3 billion cardboard boxes that contained all the junk f ...

sirodar 19.03.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Binatone Idect Carrera SOLO PLUS

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A handy cheap no frills telephone

Advantages: Cheap. Robust.
Disadvantages: Not the most stylish telephone. Not many extra features.

We currently have one of those cordless phones downstairs which runs off the mains electricity in the living room, however after several power cuts in short succession a few years ago, we thought it was worth buying a second traditional style phone for th ...

pumfster 12.06.2011 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Binatone Lyris 110

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Style Over Substance

Advantages: Smart design, user friendly, quick set up
Disadvantages: Terrible audio quality, volume too low, over priced

Telecommunication manufacturers have invested millions into their sector advancing the technology of cordless phones and when I purchased the iDect C51, manufactured by Binatone, I assumed a small portion of that investment would have been spent on this ...

savvyshopper6476 24.08.2011 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Binatone Idect C5I

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1 Tone Phone

Advantages: visual ring indicator, Loud, wall mountable, remote access, enable/disable answer phone
Disadvantages: 1 ring tone, no battery backup*

A fairly bulky mains powered corded phone with digital answering machine and no battery backup*! *Everything is remembered when the power is off (Non volatile memory) except the time and date which gets updated when an incoming call is received. MY STO ...

iangough7 27.10.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Binatone Lyris 710

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Not bad for the price.

Advantages: It's cordless.
Disadvantages: Doesn't store any names.

Iíve been a member of ciao for a whole six months and thought it was about time that I wrote an op about a phone. Iíd donít have a mobile phone (my husband does but I donít know anything about it) so I was left with writing about my landline. I won about ...

nona1661 03.05.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Binatone E3300

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