In , PhoneMate introduced one of the first commercially viable answering machines, the Model The unit weighs 10 pounds, screens calls, and holds 20 messages on a reel-to-reel tape.
An earphone enables private message retrieval. Kazuo Hashimoto of Japan in mid Patent No. The handset is so comfortable to hold unlike many other new cordless models. The white color is easy to find in a dimly lit room.
The backlit keypad and display are way brighter than other brands, and the keypads Available to ship in days. I got this phone to replace the one my father had as the old phone caller ID would not read. Everything about this phone was great for my father. Large buttons, a lighted caller ID screen, great volume, clear sound. We do not use the answer machine as they already have one. Everything about this phone is very good but there is one small issue that drives me and my father nuts.
When you get a missed call it will display the number of missed calls. Sounds good so far. Then all you need to do to clear the number of missed calls is hold down the clear button and a tone will sound clearing all missed calls. However here is the issue. One day one we had 2 missed calls. We cleared the count and on the next day The phone system operates in compliance with the DECT 6. The DECT 6. The system is "interference free" out to about yards outdoors with a much more limited range within buildings.
The handsets have an automatic "eco mode" which means the radio channel operates at a reduced power when near the base station to conserve battery life. When further out, the handset increases the radio channel power by switching over to "boost mode". See All Buying Options. I switched to a VOIP service and ditched my old landline, I needed a multiple handset cordless to accomplish the task. The EL model "filled the bill". Besides crystal clear clarity and reliabliity it offers a lot of great features suggest downloading user manual as it only has a "quick start manual" packaged.
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