Out of 4 Ratings

Owner's of the AT&T Cordless Telephone 5830 gave it a score of 4.3 out of 5. Here's how the scores stacked up:
  • Reliability

    4.5 out of 5
  • Durability

    4.5 out of 5
  • Maintenance

    4.5 out of 5
  • Performance

    4.25 out of 5
  • Ease of Use

    4.0 out of 5
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INCOMING OUTSIDE CALL You have an incoming phone call (without
Caller ID).
INTERCOM FROM You have an intercom call from [PARTY
[PARTY NAME] NAME], for example HANDSET 2. Once an
intercom call is underway, the handsets
will show the icons of the participating
LOW BATTERY The handset battery is low.
EXTENSION IN USE Another phone on this line is in use.
PARALLEL SET IN USE Both this phone and another phone on this
line are in use.
SEARCHING FOR BASE The handset is out of range.
REJECTED BY BASE The base refused to accept the handset,
either because it is in use by six handsets,
or the handset registrations on the base
have been deleted.
FOUND BASE The handset has finished SEARCHING FOR
BASE and has made the link.
LINE IN USE Another device of the phone system is
using the telephone line; for example,if
the base is using the line, the handsets will
all show this message.
[XX] NEW CALLS The number of distinct unanswered calls
with caller ID which have not been viewed
in the calls log.
CALL ON HOLD A call has been on hold for five minutes;
RINGBACK! pick up the call again.
CHECK AC POWER The base is being powered by the spare
battery rather than by AC from a wall
outlet; check that the base is properly
plugged in to a working electrical outlet.
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