Philips VoIP 841 Review

(Internet Telephony (VoIP))

Above average (B) 7 reviews 05/2007
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Single test
9 out of 10 points

"The fact that you can access the whole thing with the press of a button and not have to be anywhere near your computer is very much welcomed - we might be geeks, but we don't like showing it. ..."

PC Pro
3 products tested
"very good" (5 out of 6 stars)

"... The VoIP841 is the only phone here that's attractive and pleasant to use - and these are qualities that VoIP devices urgently need if they're to break into the mainstream. ..."

Computer Shopper
2 products tested
5 out of 5 stars

"Best Buy"

"... Philips has clearly put its Dect experience into its SPH200D, and the quality is brilliant. Skype calls were so clear, they sounded almost as if they were being made over a landline."

Computer act!ve
Single test
4 out of 5 stars

"Stylishly designed phone with Skype - plus the advantage of not needing your computer switched on."

Personal Computer World
Single test
"Very good" (4 out of 5 Stars)

Value for money: 3 out of 5 stars

"The Philips VOIP841 Internet Phone works well, but the lack of an answerphone is disappointing."

PC Praxis
Magazine 5/2007
Single test
“very good” (1.4)

Value for money: “good”, “Test Winner”

“A great telephone for landlines and Skype. Very easy to operate.”

Magazine 4/2007
Single test
Practical test verdict: 4 out of 5 points

“Likes: easy to use; good ergonomics; easy to read colour display; hands-free; can save up to 500 contacts ... Dislikes: no chat function; buttons aren’t very well lit; expensive.”

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