Answering System Features
5.8 GHz Expandable Cordless System:
The KX-TG6700B 5.8 GHz digital cordless phone operates in the frequency range
between 5.76 GHz and 5.84 GHz, which provides excellent range, sound quality and
security. Plus, it won't interfere with Wi-Fi home networking
devices, which operate in the 2.4 GHz range. This Frequency Hopping Digital
Spread Spectrum (FHSS) system randomly changes transmission frequency several
times per second without causing crosstalk. FHSS technology also enhances
security due to the changing of frequencies.
You can add up to 7
additional KX-TGA670B cordless handsets, item number 133XTG670B.
Two Line Operation: Two phone lines can be connected to this unit. For
convenience, you can connect both lines independently using two single-line
telephone cords, or connect both lines using a two-line telephone cord. Both
types of telephone cords are included with the phone. You can make a conference
calls using the two outside lines with up to 2 handsets, or put one call on hold
while you take or make a call on the other line.
Voice Enhancer technology helps clarify and improve sound reception, creating a
natural-sounding voice that is easy to hear and understand. This is accomplished
by enhancing the frequency that is narrowed through the telephone line. This
feature can be turned on or off.
Speakerphone/Keypad: The base unit includes a speakerphone with a
non-illuminated keypad that allows you to place calls from the base with or
without the handset in the cradle. The volume of the base speakerphone can be
adjusted to one of 8 levels.
The cordless handset can double as a speakerphone for hands-free conversations.
The cordless handset features a
backlit 5-line LCD screen. The display will show
lots of information, including Caller ID info, call duration, battery strength,
Caller List, Directory, plus the Function Menu table. You can adjust the
contrast of the LCD from 1-6.
Located below the LCD screen, the three soft keys are used to select functions
displayed directly above the keys. Functions displayed above the keys will
change depending upon the state of use.
Navigator Keys: The four directional
navigator keys on the handset are
used to navigate through menus and to select items shown on the display, by
pushing it up, down, left, or right.
This unit is compatible with Caller ID services offered by your telephone
company. If you subscribe to Caller ID, the caller's name and phone number will
be displayed and recorded in the handset's Caller List.
Call Waiting Caller ID:
If you subscribe to both Call
Waiting and Caller ID, when talking on the phone as another call comes in, the
second caller's name and phone number will be displayed.
Indicator: The Ringer/Message indicator is located at the top of the
handset. The indicator flashes when you receive a call or when your answering machine has received messages.
The unit can record information
for up to 50 different callers and store this information in the Caller List.
The unit can show
the number of calls you missed. You can call back any number in the caller list.
Once a number is in the Caller List, it can be manually or automatically edited
(to add or remove area codes or prefixes), saved in the Directory, or deleted.
You can store up to 50 names and
phone numbers in the handset's Phone Book. The directory names are sorted
You can copy directory entries (all or one-at-a-time) from one cordless handset
to another handset. You can enter names up to 16 characters, and enter phone
numbers up to 32 digits. A pause can be entered in the phone number if required
for dialing. Each pause is stored as one digit, and the pause is approximately
Speed Dialer: You can store 10
speed dial phone numbers in the base unit.
Chain Dial: You can dial a combination of phone book or manual keypad
entries while making a call. This feature can be used, for example, to first
automatically dial a calling card access number that you have stored in the
phone book, then manually or automatically dial your PIN and then automatically
dial the destination number from the phone book.
You can review a list of the last five numbers dialed, then call any of those
This system features both a Mute
key and a Hold feature on the cordless handset and base. If you wish to
temporarily mute the conversation, you can mute the handset so the other party
cannot hear you, but you can still hear the other party. You can put the call on
Hold for up to 10 minutes (after 6 minutes, the handset will sound an alarm
tone), after 10 minutes the call is disconnected.
This feature allows you to locate a handset by paging it from the base
This feature lets you set-up a 2-way conversation between the base and the
handset, or between two handsets.
Calls can be transferred from the
base unit to any handset, or from a handset to the
base unit or another handset.
Conference Calls: The handset and base unit,
or two handsets can have a conference call with an outside party. A second
outside party can join the conference on the second line.
Call Share/Call Privacy:
Call Share allows the base unit or
the cordless handset to join an existing external call by pressing one button.
Up to four parties, including outside parties, can join in a conversation (if
you have extra handsets). The Call Privacy feature prevents other
users from joining your conversation.
The cordless handset has a sub-mini (2.5mm) jack on the side for an optional
headset. Panasonic recommends (headsets) KX-TCA60,
KX-TCA86, KX-TCA88HA, KX-TCA91, KX-TCA92, KX-TCA93, KX-TCA94, KX-TCA95, and KX-TCA98.
You can monitor a room where the
base unit or a cordless handset is by using the intercom feature. The room
monitoring feature has to be turned on at the monitored location before it can be used. To prevent a handset or the
base from being monitored by other extensions you can leave the room monitor
feature turned off.
Any Key Talk/Auto Talk:
When the cordless handset is off its charger base, the Any Key Talk feature
allows you to press any key (other than Off or the
Navigator Keys) to answer a call. When the
handset is on the charger base, the Auto Talk feature allows you to answer a
call by simply picking up the handset. Auto Talk can be turned on/off in the
You have the ability to adjust
volume levels on the cordless handset for both the handset and the handset's
speakerphone. For the handset, you can choose from 3 levels and for the handset's speakerphone you have 6 levels. The volume of the
base speakerphone can be adjusted to one of 8 levels.
You can select one of three ringer
volume settings for the cordless handset and base unit. In
addition the each has four ring tones and four ring melodies and each line is
Temporary Tone Dialing:
If you are using a pulse dialing
system, you can temporarily switch to tone dialing to enter numbers for
answering services, electronic banking services, company phone directories, etc.
When you hang up, the mode switches back to pulse dialing.
If you have the Call Waiting
service, you can use the flash key to put the first call on hold, allowing you
to answer a second incoming call. You can adjust the length of the flash time
An optional belt clip, available from Panasonic, can be attached to the back of the cordless handset so that you
can hook it onto your belt.
If you are using the cordless
handset in an area with interference, you can improve the sound quality by
turning on the Clarity Booster feature. During and outside call the Clarity
Booster turns on automatically when needed. You can also turn it on and off
manually as needed. Use of the Clarity
Booster will shorten the battery operating time.
Security: A handset cannot operate unless
it is registered with the base unit. This feature, combined with frequency
hopping provides outstanding system security.
Battery Information: The phone comes with an HHR-P105 rechargeable
Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) battery. A Ni-MH battery doesn't develop the
"memory" effect like many Nickel-Cadmium (Ni-Cad) rechargeable batteries do.
- Initial Charge Time:
- Battery Talk Time: approximately 5 hours (approximately 3 hours when using the Clarity
- Battery Standby Time: approximately 7 days
Wall Mounting: The base unit can be placed on a desk or table, or it can be wall mounted
using an optional bracket available from Panasonic.
Antennas: The base unit features two
4" non-retractable antennas that can be independently rotated approximately
Answering System Features
Total Recording Time: The total time for recording is approximately
minutes for all messages. The unit will announce
when the remaining recording time is less than 10 minutes. A maximum of 99 messages
can be recorded. Messages and greetings are stored
in flash memory and will not be affected by power failures. All messages are
saved until you delete them. A small LCD on the base unit indicates the number
of recorded messages.
Caller's Recording Time: You
can select from 1 minute, 2 minutes, or 3 minutes for recording incoming
messages, or Greeting Only which records no message. Each line is set
independently so the times can be different for line one and line two. Individual
messages can be played back and erased from the base unit or the handset.
Greetings: You can record
personal greetings of up to 2 minutes. Each line can have a unique greeting, or
both can share the same greeting. The unit also comes with 2 pre-recorded
messages; one used when the unit is set to Greeting Only or has no available
recording time, and one used when a message will be recorded.
Number of Rings: You can set
the number of rings before the answering system answers the call. The settings
are individual for the two line, so they can be different. Your choices
are 2 to 7 rings, or Toll Saver. When set to Toll Saver, the unit will answer on
the second ring when there is at least one new message, or on the fourth ring
when there are no new messages. This allows you to save on toll charges when
calling to check your messages by hanging up when you hear the third ring, knowing there are no messages.
Call Screening: From the base
unit you can listen to incoming messages.
Voice Day/Time Stamp: With each message the unit announces the day and time
the message was
Message Alert: When a new
message has been received, the handset LED will flash slowly.
Voice Memo: You can use the
base unit to leave a voice memo (voice message) for yourself or someone else
(maximum 3 minutes). Voice memos can be played back later with the same
operation used to play back answering system messages.
Remote Operation: You can
operate the Answering System by calling from any touch-tone phone. The system is protected
by a two-digit remote code to
prevent unauthorized access. You can either use the
unit's voice prompts or direct commands by pressing keys. During remote
operation, you can perform the following functions:
- Playback all messages or playback
new messages only
- Repeat or skip a message
- Record a new greeting for each line
- Erase currently playing message or all
- Turn on the answering system for Line 1,
Line 2, or both
- Turn off the answering system
- Base Unit:
2.104" (5.202" with antennas up)
- Width: 1.923"
- Height: 6.118"
- Depth: 1.278"