Here are the details of the Gigaset E495 Twin with Super Range Version. The robust phone with integrated answering machine , built to stay protected in life’s many situations. The Gigaset E495 Twin is the tough telephone from Gigaset. Resistant to water splashes, shocks and dust, it can survive in any environment, from the most hectic of homes to the dustiest of workshops. Easy to handle, this phone has an illuminated colour display and keypad for faster navigation. Thanks to a vibracall setting, it even vibrates to let you know a call is coming. Speaking is a pleasure on the comfortable handset. Or when you need to do two things at once, you can experience advanced hands-free with great sound quality or use the helpful headset connection via 2.5mm jack. With talk-time of 12 hours and an extra long standby time of 250 hours, the Gigaset E495 is simply dependable. It comes complete with a built in answering machine with up to 45 minutes recording time and remote message playback. And ECO DECT technology makes the Gigaset E495 energy saving and better for the environment. With ultra practical features and a durable outer shell, the Gigaset E495 is the steadfast phone with answering machine that withstands the vigours of even the most demanding days. Always gets the message. The Gigaset E495 comes equipped with an answering machine with an impressive recording time of up to 45 minutes. This dependable phone does all it can to let you know when a new message is waiting, from displaying notification on the handset to sending an SMS notification to an external number. When you want to hear your messages, whether doing so from somewhere else with remote message playback or at home via the handset, stay informed with voice announcements of message time and date. And for added convenience, the trusty answering machine of the Gigaset E495 can even record your telephone calls. Reliably resilient. The Gigaset E495 is built for individuals that need a sturdy phone they can trust, from families to craftspeople. Made from the highest quality materials, put together using advanced German engineering, this phone is shock proof, splash proof, resistant to dust and can cope with all practical environments. Ideal for houses with children, you needn’t worry if it gets dropped, bumped or splashed – with its shock proof exterior, the Gigaset E495 is tough enough to take it. The same goes for workshops and garages: carry out your daily work with your telephone close to hand. Even when producing dust or using liquids, you can be confident that the Gigaset E495 will survive and you’ll never miss a call. Job done. The Gigaset E495 has an extra long standby time of up to 250 hours. This means it doesn’t need constant charging at the base station, so the handset can stay in your pocket as you complete your tasks. And thanks to vibracall, you can feel a call coming as well as hear it – perfect for noisy places. With a talk time of up to 12 hours, you can speak for a long time on the Gigaset E495. If it makes life easier to have a phone in every room simply expand your system by adding up to 6 extra handsets, and enjoy even more convenience. When you need to do two things at once, you can get the job done with advanced hands-free or use a headset via the Gigaset E495’s 2.5mm jack connection – always with great sound quality. Pure convenience. With its robust design, answering machine and advanced hands-free the Gigaset E495 offers an efficient way of staying in touch. You can also enjoy fuss-free navigation thanks to the user-friendly interface, clear menus, and illuminated keypad and colour display. Save time even further by storing the details of up to 150 important contacts on the Gigaset E495’s spacious phonebook. ECO DECT for a greener lifestyle The Gigaset E495 may have a tough exterior, but it’s positively friendly when it comes to the environment. Thanks to an energy-saving power supply, it consumes less electricity saving you money and helping the environment. Like all Gigaset cordless phones, it also variably reduces transmitting power from the handset to the base station depending on their distance apart. You can also reduce the transmitting power of the Gigaset E495’s base station by 80% simply by selecting the ECO Mode. Furthermore, ECO Mode Plus with its Zero Transmission Mode slashes the transmitting power by 100% when the handset is idle or charging. Enjoy a more energy-efficient way of staying connected. Splash proof, dust proof and shock resistant, the Gigaset E495 has the brawn to withstand whatever situation comes its way. This tough telephone with answering machine fits in perfectly with hectic lifestyles, giving great sound quality on every call.ADDITIONAL HANDSET FOR THIS PHONE The correct additional handset for this phone is available here. LONG RANGE VERSION AVAILABLE The Siemens E495 is available with double the normal range. If you live in a big house or one in which you suffer from poor range, please click here. RTX repeaterThe RTX range extender is a signal booster that allow you to pair up to GAP compatible phones. This repeater will be able to extend the range of your signal. It's simple to use as there's no wiring required, just plug it into the mains and register to your E495 base station.