Add-on Handset: The KX-TGA421 cordless handset is an add-on accessory for select Panasonic cordless phone systems. It is compatible with Panasonic KX-TG4221-series digital cordless
phones. It is not a stand-alone phone. It must first be registered to the base unit of the cordless phone system before it can be used.
DECT 6.0 Plus: The Panasonic KX-TGA421 uses DECT (Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications) 6.0 Plus technology, which lets you move freely around your home with long range and clear sound.
Operating in the 1.9 GHz frequency range (1.92 GHz to 1.93 GHz), your phone will not conflict with other wireless devices such as computer routers, wireless keyboards, microwave ovens and other common
The cordless handset can double as a speakerphone for hands-free conversations. You can choose from six volume settings for the speakerphone.
The cordless handset features a
bright backlit 1.4" LCD screen. The display will show lots of information,
including Caller ID info, battery strength, Caller List, Phone Book, plus the
Located below the LCD screen, three soft keys are provided for selecting functions
displayed directly above the keys. Functions displayed above the keys will
change depending upon the state of use.
You can select one of six ringer
volume settings or Off for the cordless handset. In
addition, the handset has five ring tones and five ring melodies to choose from.
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.
The unit can record information for up to 50 different callers and store this information in the Caller List, including 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 Phone Book, or deleted.
Shared Phone Book:
You can store up to 50 names and phone numbers into the shared Phone Book. Any handset registered to the base unit can use the shared phonebook, however only one person can access the shared phonebook
at a time. The directory names are sorted
alphabetically. You can enter names up to 16 characters, and enter phone
numbers up to 24 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
You can review a list of the last five numbers dialed, edit them if necessary, then call any of those
Call Transfer/Intercom: If you have more than one handset registered to the phone, calls can be transferred from one handset to another handset.
You can also set-up a 2-way conversation between two handsets (intercom).
Conference Calls: Up to 2 handsets can have a conference call with an outside party.
Battery Information: The handset comes with two "AAA"
rechargeable Nickel-Metal Hydride (Ni-MH) batteries. A Ni-MH battery doesn't
develop the "memory" effect like many Nickel-Cadmium (Ni-Cad) rechargeable
- Initial Charge Time: 7 hours
- Battery Talk Time: up to 10 hours continuous
- Battery Standby Time: up to 6 days
Wall Mounting: The charger can be wall-mounted using the integrated slots.
Dimensions: The handset has the following dimensions:
- Cordless Handset:
- Width: 1.892"
- Height: 6.619"
- Depth: 1.173"
- Battery Charger:
- Width: 2.851"
- Height: 1.681" (7.125" w/handset)
- Depth: 2.858"