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The VTech Retro Phone Review (2013 Holiday Gift Guide)

A special thanks to VTech for providing us with a free product for our 2013 Holiday Gift Guide!



Product Description

Contemporary Retro Design. Inspired by the classic corded rotary telephone design, the LS6195 blends contemporary and retro design trends. The cordless handset rests face down on the charger to maintain its classic style. Dial with the push-button keypad, arranged like a classic rotary telephone. Know who’s calling with Caller ID/Call Waiting. Handset displays the name, number, time and date of incoming calls. Leave your hands free, or bring more people into the conversation: The speakerphones allow you to talk and listen without holding the handset. The entire keypad illuminates along with the LCD screen, allowing for easier viewing in dim light.

 Additional Features:

  • ECO mode power-conserving technology
  • Quiet Mode
  • DECT 6.0 Digital technology
  • With up to 14 minutes of recording time2
  • Remote access
  • 50 name and number phonebook directory
  • Voicemail Waiting Indicator2
  • Up to 14 minutes of digital recording time
  • Call intercept
  • Last 10 number redial
  • Mute
  • Any key Answer
  • Volume Control
  • RoHS Compliant
  • Energy Star Compliant
  • Hearing Aid Compatible
  • Call screening
  • Message retrieval from handset
  • Message time and date stamp
  • Trilingual prompts allow you to choose between English, Spanish or French

My Review

I recently had the opportunity to review the stylish, hip and unique VTech Retro Phone! This phone is amazing compared to those big, bulky cordless phones that take up tons of counter space. I just love how sleek and attractive it is and how it could fit anyone’s decor. This is such a great conversation piece and people are always drawn to it, wanting to know if it’s a real phone. I am also a fan of the rotary look and think the company did a fantastic job bringing it into a modern look. The phone is very light and sleek, it’s easy to keep at your ear and go hands free as a busy mom often doesn’t have time to keep her hands on a phone. Overall I am very impressed with the design and how they were able to take an old style phone, give it a modern look and still include all of the great features you find in cordless phones. This is simply a must have phone and I highly recommend it!



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26 thoughts on “The VTech Retro Phone Review (2013 Holiday Gift Guide)

  1. The design of this is so cool. I love anything retro! I like that it’s sleek and doesn’t take up the whole bedside table. They did a great job of mixing in the old with the new. Just gorgeous to look at, aside from it’s telephone capabilities!

  2. i love this phone! i like that it has a screen on the base and the phone itself and i love the retro look. fits my style completely. i would love to own this phone even if i can’t win it!

  3. I know the Vtech make learning toys for children. Looks like a toy phone and the description sounds like a real phone.

  4. Thank you for the thorough review! I just may have to have one of these! It’s a great looking phone with some handy features.

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