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#1

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Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.6010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 374 reviews
Performance

9.9

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.9010
Controls and Functionality

9.7

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.7010
Connectivity

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Build and Design

9.9

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.9010

Pros

  • Built-in speakerphone allows to talk and listen without holding the handset
  • Allows to view the name, number, time and date of incoming calls at a glance
  • Easy-to-read LCD on the base tilts to give the best viewing angle

Cons

  • Unclear sound quality
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#2

Image of AT&T CD4930 Corded Phone...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.6010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 374 reviews
Performance

9.8

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.8010
Controls and Functionality

9.7

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.7010
Connectivity

9.3

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Build and Design

9.9

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.9010

Pros

  • Allows to view the name, number, time and date of incoming calls at a glance
  • Easy-to-read LCD on the base tilts that gives the best viewing angle
  • Built-in speakerphone allows you to talk and listen without holding the handset

Cons

  • Unclear sound quality
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#3

Image of Panasonic DECT 6.0...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.5010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 3625 reviews
Performance

9.5

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.5010
Controls and Functionality

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Connectivity

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010
Build and Design

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010

Pros

  • Large 1.6 inches backlit LCD clear display with amber keypad
  • Expandable up to 6 handsets for optimum convenience
  • Offers good sound quality and loud rings

Cons

  • Average battery life

Feature wise top Landline Phones

Landline Phones : Build and Design

Build and Design

VTech CS6114 DECT 6.0 Cordless Phone with Caller ID/Call Waiting, White/Grey with 1 Handset
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#4

Image of Panasonic Expandable...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.5010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 3600 reviews
Performance

9.5

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.5010
Controls and Functionality

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Connectivity

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010
Build and Design

9.3

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010

Pros

  • Equipped with soft-touch amber backlit keypads that enhances the readability
  • Built-in system's Intelligent Eco-mode offers long battery life
  • Large 1.6 inch backlit LCD screen offers greater contrast ratio and easy to read display

Cons

  • Buzzes during calls
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#5

Image of PANASONIC Bluetooth Corded...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.5010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 3247 reviews
Performance

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Controls and Functionality

9.5

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.5010
Connectivity

9.2

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010
Build and Design

9.2

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010

Pros

  • Adjustable 3.4-inches large LCD for maximum readability
  • Noise reduction feature suppresses background interference
  • Comes with an in-built 13 hours powerful battery backup

Cons

  • Expensive
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#6

Image of Panasonic KX-TGF352M...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 3252 reviews
Performance

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Controls and Functionality

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Connectivity

9.2

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010
Build and Design

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010

Pros

  • Comes with an in-built 13 hours powerful battery backup
  • Noise-reduction feature offers clear sound during calls
  • Built-in baby monitor alerts when the baby wakes or starts crying

Cons

  • Average durability
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#7

Image of PANASONIC Corded / Cordless...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 3266 reviews
Performance

9.3

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Controls and Functionality

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Connectivity

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010
Build and Design

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010

Pros

  • 3.4 inch high contrast LCD easily adjusts back and forth for maximum readability
  • Built-in baby monitor alerts when the baby wakes or starts crying
  • Illuminated keypad & buttons offers great visibility in dim environment

Cons

  • low volume sound
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#8

Image of Panasonic Cordless Phone...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 615 reviews
Performance

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Controls and Functionality

9.5

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.5010
Connectivity

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Build and Design

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010

Pros

  • DECT 6.0 technology for good transmission quality and range
  • Equipped with hearing aids and cochlear implants for clear calls
  • Built-in backup batteries in the base unit keep low volume sound works well even during the power outage

Cons

  • Average durability
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#9

Image of VTech CS6409 Accessory...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 1499 reviews
Performance

9.3

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Controls and Functionality

9.3

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Connectivity

9.3

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Build and Design

9.2

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010

Pros

  • Backlit keypad and LCD screen allows easy viewing in dim light
  • Interference-free technology provides superior voice and sound quality
  • Power-conserving technology offers optimal battery performance

Cons

  • Less detailed instruction manual
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#10

Image of VTech CS6709 Accessory...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 594 reviews
Performance

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Controls and Functionality

9.3

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Connectivity

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010
Build and Design

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010

Pros

  • Power-conserving technology offers optimal battery performance
  • Interference-free technology provides superior voice and sound quality
  • Backlit keypad and LCD screen allows easy viewing in dim light

Cons

  • Less detailed instruction manual
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#11

Image of VTech CS6409-16 Accessory...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 385 reviews
Performance

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Controls and Functionality

9.3

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Connectivity

9.2

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010
Build and Design

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010

Pros

  • Backlit keypad and LCD screen allows easy viewing in dim light
  • Interference-free technology provides superior voice and sound quality
  • DECT 6.0 technology improves the transmission quality and range

Cons

  • Average battery life
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#12

Image of AT&T DECT 6.0 Expandable...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.3010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 2656 reviews
Performance

8.7

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.7010
Controls and Functionality

8.6

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.6010
Connectivity

8.7

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.7010
Build and Design

8.8

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.8010

Pros

  • Smart call blocker saves up to 1, 000 contacts
  • Noise filtering technology offers an improved sound quality
  • Features easy to read large display with high-contrast fonts

Cons

  • Average battery life
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#13

Image of AT&T CL82257 DECT 6.0...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 2656 reviews
Performance

8.6

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.6010
Controls and Functionality

8.5

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.5010
Connectivity

8.7

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.7010
Build and Design

8.8

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.8010

Pros

  • Built-in HD speakers offer clear sound quality
  • Features large buttons that offers convenient operation
  • Backlit keypad and high-contrast LCD offers great visibility

Cons

  • Average durability
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#14

Image of Panasonic Expandable...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 321 reviews
Performance

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Controls and Functionality

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010
Connectivity

9.2

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010
Build and Design

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010

Pros

  • Caller ID audibly announces caller information loudly
  • Convenient single push call blocking button prevents disturbing calls
  • Built-in system Intelligent Eco-mode offers long-lasting battery life

Cons

  • Average quality controls
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#15

Image of AT&T CL4940 Corded Standard...: Bestviewsreviews
Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.2010
Overall BVR Rating
Based on 3166 reviews
Performance

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010
Controls and Functionality

9.1

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.1010
Connectivity

8.8

Created with Raphaël 2.1.28.8010
Build and Design

9.4

Created with Raphaël 2.1.29.4010

Pros

  • Features extra-large screen that offers easy reading
  • Audio assist feature helps in adjusting call volume easily
  • Announces the name of the caller loudly that helps you decide to receive the call or not

Cons

  • Average battery life

Landline Phones Buying Guie

Telephones are wired communication devices installed in houses to help you talk. Today, although telephones are replaced by smartphones, many households still understand the importance of landline phones in terms of emergencies. Landline phones come with two different forms, corded and cordless. This blog, however, focuses on corded phones. Corded phones are better than mobile phones as they are relatively more reliable than mobile phones.

Most of the corded phones offer top voice quality. They offer other features too like never running out of charge as they do not rely on batteries. This makes them the safest option in times of emergencies. However, the market has various options of landline phones thus choosing the best one can be tricky. Therefore, with our informative guide, we have tried to highlight some of the benefits of landline phones. It also lists some of the factors you should consider before buying them. At the end of this guide, you will know what to look for and make a better purchase decision.

Benefits of Using Landline Phones

Better Sound Quality

Landline phones are popular for their enhanced sound quality. Modern telephones are equipped with noise reduction feature. It automatically suppresses background interference while enhancing voice tones for a clearer and comfortable conversation.

Hands-free Calling

The speakerphone of the landline units permits you to talk and tune in without holding the handset, leaving your hands free. This allows you to multitask while talking.

Emergencies

The usefulness of landline phones can be realized in times of emergency.  Smartphones rely on network signals and batteries that can get interrupted due to several factors.  But since landline phones work on signals transferred through cables, they are not easily interrupted. Thus, they give a fixed crisis transponder area.

Security and Privacy

Landline phones offer maximum security and privacy to the user as they transmit a fixed amount of data. Thus, the chances of breach of privacy are less.

Affordable

The best part about landline phones is that they are comparatively cheaper than most smartphones. The price range for the landline phones usually lies between $40 to $80. He price depends upon the features they offer.

Factors to Consider While Buying Landline Phones

Length of the Cord

One of the most important features you should consider is the length of the cord. You must ensure that the cord is long enough for you to provide flexibility while talking, sitting, or standing.

Ability to Mount on Wall

You should buy a landline phone that can be mounted on the walls. This ensures that they don’t consume too much space. They are easy to install too and no further installation cost is required to mount them.

Caller ID

Most modern-day landline phones come with a caller ID. This allows you to identify the number and caller name on the display screen of the phone. Some high-end phones also allow you to connect to a computer using a USB port to download any data related to phone numbers. However, read the product description of the product to be sure.

Size of LCD Screen        

It is important to look for a large LCD screen with bold fonts. This allows you to read easily even in dim light. Best landline phones come with 2 to 3.5-inch high-contrast LCD. It usually adjusts forward and backwards easily for maximum readability.

Answering Machines

Landline phones are available with or without answering machines. Answering machines come with various features like a number of rings before the machine answers, on/ off control switch, remote access, speaker voice control, etc. If you want to buy a phone with answering machines then you should check the voice quality of the recorded message before purchasing.

Conclusion

While there are various types of landline phones, multiple features, and brands make it difficult to choose the one that is suitable for you. Thus, the factors mentioned above along with factors like market reviews, brand popularity, and the return policy of the product will help you to buy the best one.

To know more about your buying options do take a look at our featured section above. The products mentioned there are reviewed and recommended based on their quality, popularity, and durability.

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