VTech Backlit Power-Conserving Cordless Phone

Last updated: January 31, 2023


Although it's quieter than other phones, the quality of the VTech cordless phone is impressive. If you wear a hearing aid, you'll also be interested in knowing that the Vtech phone meets TIA-1083 compliance standards for reduced interference.  If you plan to mount your phone, this model is worth considering since it comes with a bracket to get you started.

VTech Backlit Power-Conserving Cordless Phone

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: Good for hearing aid-users, as it reduces interference. Comes with a bracket for easy mounting.

In our analysis of 31 expert reviews, the VTech Backlit Power-Conserving Cordless Phone placed 11th when we looked at the top 16 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Cordless phone with Caller id/call waiting, 6.0 digital technology, Caller id/call waiting, stores 50 calls, full Duplex handset speakerphone, voicemail waiting indicator, conference between an outside line & up to 2 cordless handsets, mute, 50 name & number phonebook directory, any key answer, volume control, intercom between handsets, trilingual prompts, choose between English, Spanish or French, wall mount bracket included, last 10 number redial. The product is manufactured in china. The product is highly durable.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

It was a breeze to set up the VTech CS6719. We set the time and date, added numbers to its directory, adjusted the volume and ring tones, and turned off key tones in less than five minutes.
Sound quality for this model scored a 7 out of 10, with our panel noting that it was on the quieter side of phones we looked at, but that is was very clear.
This phone has very good voice quality when talking and excellent when listening.
Experts and owners say its voice quality is good.
We like the CS6719’s simplicity and sound quality. We got to our test home’s back fence with clear voice quality on both sides of a conversation. Both parties found the audio as good as with any other cordless phone, with no drops or hiccups. The CS6719 also meets the TIA-1083 (hearing aid) standard.

What reviewers didn't like

It doesn’t have an answering machine.
This phone does not have an answering machine or the ability to link to mobile devices. Handsfree operation is impossible due to the lack of a headset jack or a belt clip on the handsets.
On the downside, this phone lacks auto talk, and a headset jack, which is a useful feature for hands-free operation.
It doesn’t have built-in voicemail recording (i.e., an answering machine)
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