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Gigaset C430 / C430A

Gigaset C430 / C430A
alaScore 93

1200 reviews

Apr, 2019

We have collected and analysed 4 expert reviews and 1196 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 83/100 and users rate it 90/100. The average review date is 16-10-2015. We have compared these reviews to 249329 reviews from other Cordless Phones. The alaScore™ for this product is 93/100 = Excellent. Last update: 18-04-2019.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Gigaset C430 / C430A

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 415 user reviews of Gigaset C430 / C430A from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cordless Phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the size and design. The price and usability also get good feedback, but views are divided on the reliability.

usability, price, design, size

94% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Apr, 2019

Expert review by (which.co.uk)

Gigaset C430 single review

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The Gigaset C430 is a well-equipped cordless home phone. Gigaset traditionally does well in our home phone tests and many of its models have been Best Buys. Would the C430 continue the tradition? Read on to find out.

Dec, 2013

Expert review by (which.co.uk)

Gigaset C430A single review

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The Gigaset C430A is a well-equipped cordless phone and answering machine. On the whole, Gigaset usually does pretty well in our home-phone tests, although there have been a few low-scoring duds. How does the C430A rank? Read on to find out.

Dec, 2013

Consumer review (which.co.uk)

At last a phone that my husband can hear.

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Excellent, volume can be turned up so that my husband can hear without his aid. No problems with others hearing our calls. A bit technical so not as easy as the old style BT cordless answer phone, but more like a mobile.

Feb, 2015

Consumer review (which.co.uk)

Cheap, but looks and feels it

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The handsets are plasticky and the layout of the buttons awkward. Also, when you add a number to the directory, the other handsets (I have two) are not automatically updated. Finally, the display on one of the handsets has started to go wrong after a...

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (which.co.uk)

Very Poor

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This model was bought to replace a 10 year old cordless BT phone.It proved to be a waste of money and was returned within a week. Everybody I spoke to on this phone complained of poor reception, unclear speech and fading during the course of moving...

Feb, 2014

Consumer review (which.co.uk)

Gigaset C430A twin

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I bought this phone a couple of weeks ago and have been very satisfied with it, It was the easiest phone to set up that I have ever had - much easier than the BT phone I last purchased.

Feb, 2014

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Stylish with great features.

 

I love it - easy to understand, good sound and easy set up. Plenty of space for messages and lots of little extras. It's also a nice looking phone so I'm very happy.

Apr, 2019

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Fast delivery

 

Fast delivery. Easy to install perfect to use and get messages even easier

Mar, 2019

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Great product easy to use

 

My old phone broke after 15 years I bought this one it's nice and neat nice tone on it easy to use very reasonably priced looks good so pleased I chose this answer phone twin

Nov, 2018

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Seems great so far!

 

Got this to replace our BT set that decided to play up and have no complaints to date. Set up went without a hitch and the 30 minutes message time is a great aspect.

Nov, 2018

Product Specifications

Battery

Battery form factor:AAA
Battery technology:Nickel–Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Number of Batteries Supported:2
Standby time:320
Talk Time:14

Call management

Call timer: Yes
Caller ID:No / Yes
Calling line identification presentation (CLIP):No / Yes
Conference call: Yes
Redialing:No / Yes
Speed dialing: Yes

Design

Backlight buttons: Yes
Backlight display: Yes
Colour of product:Black / Black, grey / Black, Silver
Display diagonal:4.57
Display number of colours:65536 colours
Display Resolution:128 x 160
Display Type:LCD
Elderly phone: No
Integrated antenna: Yes
Mounting type:Wall/Ceiling / Wall/Desk
Product colour:Black / Black,Silver

Display

Backlight colour:Amber / Various
Backlight display: Yes
Built-in Display: Yes
Display:TFT
Display diagonal:4.57
Display number of colours:65536 colours
Display number of lines:6 / 8
Display Resolution:128 x 160 / 1280 x 160
Touchscreen: No

Indication

Battery capacity indicator: Yes
Battery charge indicator:Y
Battery charging indication: Yes
LED indicators: Yes

Management features

Alarm Clock: Yes
Calendar:No / Yes
Clock with calendar: Yes
Management protocols:SIP, RTP
Navigation key: Yes
Personalization:Themes
Programmable hot keys: Yes
Voice dialing:No / Yes
Volume Control:Digital

Memory

Phonebook capacity:150 / 200
Redial list capacity:20

Packaging Content

Base station: Yes
Charger: Yes
Charging base: Yes
Ethernet cable: Yes
Headset included: Yes
Manual: Yes
Number of handsets included:1 / 2 / 3
Quick start guide: Yes

Performance

Answering Machine:No / Yes
Base station memory card reader:SIM
ECO mode: Yes
GAP compatible: Yes
Maximum indoor range:50
Maximum outdoor range:300
Number of melodies:30
Recording Time:30 / 55
Ringer type:Monophonic / Polyphonic
Sound enhancement technology:HSP
Type:Analog/DECT / DECT

Phone features

Downloadable ringtones: No
Multi handset capability:6
Number of melodies:30
Phonebook capacity:200
Short Message Service (SMS):No / Yes
Speakerphone: Yes
Vibrating Alert: No
VIP group function: Yes
VIP group with own melody: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Headset connectivity:2.5 mm / Yes
Plug and Play: Yes
Wireless Connection: Yes

Power

AC input voltage:230
Battery recharge time:8
Battery technology:Nickel-Metal Hydride (NiMH)
Battery Type:AAA
Input Voltage:230
Number of Batteries Supported:2
Standby time:300 / 320
Talk Time:14

Technical Details

Brand compatibility:Gigaset
Caller ID: Yes
Clock/Date display: Yes
Headphone connectivity:2.5 mm
Headset connectivity: Yes
LED indicators: Yes
Multi base capability:1
Multi handset capability:1
Phonebook capacity:200
Quantity:1
Tones quantity:14
Type:DECT

Weight & Dimensions

Base dimensions:105 x 46 x 132 / 107 x 89 x 96 / 89 x 96 x 107 / 94 x 107 x 89
Base weight:120 / 86
Depth:2.7
Handset dimensions (WxDxH):156 x 48 x 27 / 48 x 27 x 156
Handset weight:110
Height :15.6
Weight:114
Width:4.8