AT&T EL52203 cordless phone

Price range:
$41.02 - $64.45
Price it button

A 1.9 GHz DECT 6.0 multiple-handset-capable cordless phone with a built-in answering machine.

Dividing line
Community icon1 person has reviewed this model.
Type: Cordless phones with answerer
User Reviews
User Reviews

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)
Not good with VOIP MagicJack
Best Uses
I bought this phone (model EL52213) to go with a new magicjack which uses VoIP (voice over the internet). The phone and additional handset have too much static. I tried moving the phone away from my internet wireless router but there was no improvement. DECT 6.0 is supposed to prevent the static but on this phone it does not. I've had 2 voice messages too garbled to even understand. I tried another brand with DECT 6.0 and I don't have the static problem.
How long have you owned it:
One-to-three months
Bottom Line
No, I would not recommend this to a friend.
The AT&T EL52203 is part of the Cordless phones test program at Consumer Reports. The AT&T EL52203 Cordless phones features and specs include Mailboxes, Corded phone on base, Talk time (hrs.), Talking caller ID, Voice-mail indicator (Telco), Wall mountable, Advanced playback controls, Base keypad, Base ringer, Base speakerphone, Caller ID, Handset conferencing, Handset speakerphone, Lighted keypad. In our lab tests, Cordless phones models like the AT&T EL52203 are reviewed on Message quality, Overall score, Phone ease of use, Recording time (min.), Range, Number of cordless handsets included, Maximum no. of cordless handsets, Answerer ease of use, Voice quality. Consumer Reports subscribers share reviews of the AT&T EL52203 based on personal experience. The user reviews of the AT&T EL52203 include star ratings, pros, cons, best uses, and a bottom line review to help guide your purchasing decision of the AT&T EL52203.
See all Models
Nobody Tests Like
We Do
Our testers put 100s of products through their paces at our National Testing and Research Center. Learn more about how we test for:
Learn more