The attractive phone for modern comfort plus an integrated answering machine The Siemens Gigaset C5 is a designer cordless phone for people who enjoy long, comfortable chats and who want the convenience of an integrated answering machine . Thanks to amazing battery life and talk time of up to 12 hours, this phone lets you chat to your heart’s content. It also features an integrated answering machine with up to 45 minutes of recording time. You can access the answering machine ’s functions via the handset or base station and make the most of the handy remote operation capability to listen to your messages from an external phone. You can even record conversations at the press of a button using the call recording function. The Siemens Gigaset C5 is also packed with convenient features that are all easily accessible via the illuminated color display . It lets you talk handsfree in brilliant sound quality while you get on with other things around the house, send text messages when you’ve no time to chat and can be easily programmed to give you an early morning wake-up call. Featuring new energy-saving ECO DECT technology, the Siemens Gigaset C5 also uses up to 60% less energy than our conventional Siemens phones – so it saves you money and is better for the environment. -A large phonebook for all your contacts If you love talking on the phone then you probably have a lot of numbers to keep track of. The Siemens Gigaset C5 features a roomy phonebook that lets you store the numbers of up to 150 of your favorite chat partners. Finding, editing or deleting your contacts is also simple thanks to the easy-to-read illuminated display. -An illuminated color display for ease of use An easy-to-read color display makes operating the Siemens Gigaset C5 simple no matter what the level of lighting. With this phone you’ll be able to dial a friend, answer an incoming call, send an SMS, edit your contacts, or even hit the snooze button on your morning wake-up call – all without ever having to strain your eyes. -Handsfree talking in brilliant sound quality This phone’s handsfree function is a great solution for multi-taskers with busy lifestyles. With the Siemens Gigaset C5 you can cook, clean, organize or just lie back on the couch and relax with your hands behind your head and still be able to chat with friends or family in brilliant sound quality. -Save energy with Eco DECT Featuring an energy-saving power supply, the Gigaset C5 uses up to 60% less energy than our conventional cordless phones – so it saves you money and is better for the environment. Like all Gigaset cordless phones, it also variably reduces transmitting power from the handset to base station according to their distance apart – but goes further in a number of other ways. Choosing ECO Mode on this model allows you to reduce the base station’s transmitting power by 80% for all registered handsets. When docked, this phone also reduces the transmitting power of both handset and base station to almost zero. As a result, you can enjoy a more energy-efficient way of staying connected with the world. -The unique RTX repeaterThe RTX repeater is a signal booster that allow you to pair up to GAP compatible phones. This repeater will be able to extend the range of your signal. It's simple to use as there's no wiring required, just plug it into the mains and register to your Gigaset C5 base station. AVAILABLE WITH WIRELESS HEADSET Bundle packs which include a wireless headset for complete freedom. Please click here. ADDITIONAL HANDSET FOR THIS PHONE The correct additional handset for this phone is available here.