Cordless phones: Compare features & prices
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|BT Freelance XT3500 single Remove||Add another||Add another||Add another|
|Price||£23.74 Price found from 1 retailer|
|Launch date||Apr 2011|
|Test Date||14 July 2011|
|Review updated||n/a - original review|
|Type||Phone and answering machine|
|No. of handsets||1|
|LCD Display||14 segment|
|Hands-free from||Not tested|
|Location of ringer||Handset and base station|
|Number of ringtones||Not tested|
|Answering machine memory (mins)||Not tested|
|Message indicator||Not tested|
|Hearing aid compatible||No|
|Phone - sound quality|
|Loudspeaker sound quality|
|Answering machine - sound quality|
|Ease of use|
|Phone - ease of use|
|Answering machine - ease of use|
No. of handsets
How many handsets come with the phone on test.
Weight of individual handset.
Whether the phone comes with a wall mounting kit.
Type of screen that the phone has: M = monochrome, C = colour, N/A = none.
The phone's liquid crystal display. Matrix displays, similar to those on mobiles, are the best.
How many numbers the phone can store.
You can press a button to call selected numbers.
You can block certain incoming calls - such as international numbers or ones you've specified
Whether hands-free operation is possible from both the handset and base station or handset only
Location of ringer
What makes a ringing noise when receiving a call
How the machine alerts you to the presence of new messages.
Phone - sound quality
Sound quality through the earpiece and mouthpiece
Loudspeaker sound quality
Sound quality through the loudspeaker, sending and receiving
Answering machine - sound quality
Sound quality of the incoming and outgoing telephone messages.
We added this test in 2014 - models reviewed before this date won't have a rating.
If you select 'extremely' we'll only give you results for phones that work well a long way away from the base station - this is important if you have a large house or like to make calls in the garden.
Phone - ease of use
How easy it was to set up and use the phone, and whether the instructions were clear.
Answering machine - ease of use
How easy it was to set up and use the answermachine, and whether the instructions were clear.