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# 239846 7-Aug-2018 16:30
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Hi. 

 

 

 

What are the current recommendations for phones? I see grandstream dp720 and Yealink w52p seem most popular. 

 

Want something with a good speakerphone, good range.  I'd love it if the base station wasn't massive. 

 

 


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  # 2069417 7-Aug-2018 16:33
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I'm a fan of the W52.

 

 

 

There's a repeater available if range isn't good enough, but I find it to be excellent.

 

 

 

There's also the new W41P DECT deskphone, but it's not cordless (ie still needs external DC power).




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  # 2069419 7-Aug-2018 16:36
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Needs either the W52P Base or the W60 Base, right? I assume the W60 is better in some way?

 

 


 
 
 
 


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  # 2069430 7-Aug-2018 17:01
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The T41P comes with the base and the USB DECT dongle as part of the package; it's basically a T41S, USB dongle and W60 base.

 

It'll work with any DECT base though.

 

I don't think the W60 base offers much more than the W52/56 base other than an increase in the number of concurrent SIP channels it supports.


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  # 2082632 2-Sep-2018 05:40
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From personal experience I can recommend *Gigaset* DECT IP phones - very good audio quality, nice features and impressive ranges.

 

Works as well (Handset only - HX version) with the Fritzboxes w/DECT included.

 

I use it (GO version w/one included, centrally mountable GO-100 base) with several HX phones behind an Edgerouter without any issues.





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