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What is narrowband and wideband telephony?

What is narrowband and wideband telephony?

In telephony communications, the term ‘bandwidth’ describes the range of frequencies used in the communication channel. The size of the band is usually expressed in KHz, MHz, or GHz, and...

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Siemens Gigaset E630A: Review

Siemens Gigaset E630A: Review

The E630A is Gigaset’s latest ruggedised DECT phone, engineered to withstand shocks, water splashes, and dust. Aimed at families with small children or workshops, the E630A is as robust a landline phone...

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How to add a telephone point in your home without rewiring

How to add a telephone point in your home without rewiring

Previously, installing a new piece of phone equipment involved a lot of to and fro movement checking telephone wire or looking for any available telephone jack. Fortunately, RTX wireless phone jack extensions and similar...

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3 ways to improve cordless phone signal for increased range and a boost in sound quality

3 ways to improve cordless phone signal for increased range and a boost in sound quality

At liGo, we are often contacted by people looking to buy a cordless phone with 'the best range' to replace a model they are unhappy with. There is a degree of truth...

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How To Locate A Missing Mobile Or Cordless Phone

How To Locate A Missing Mobile Or Cordless Phone

One quirk of the cordless phones revolutionary ability to disentangle us from the hardwired part of the phone system is its penchant for disappearing into the oddest areas of the household. Fortunately,...

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Multi handset cordless - how many phone points do I need?

Multi handset cordless - how many phone points do I need?

So you're thinking of buying a new phone and with all the multi-handset phones on the market, you decide its time to buy two or three handsets. But does that...

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How Do Phones Work?

How Do Phones Work?

Like so much of our modern infrastructure, the phone for many is just another bit of technical wizardry, the details of which are so far removed from our daily lives....

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Are Cordless Phones Dangerous for Pacemaker Users?

Are Cordless Phones Dangerous for Pacemaker Users?

Pacemaker users are warned about the dangers of potential interference from things likes magnets, radio signals and high voltage electrical systems which can (at least in theory) disrupt the pacemakers...

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liGo quick start guide: Lock/unlock keypad & switch off handset

liGo quick start guide: Lock/unlock keypad & switch off handset

iDECT X1 handset: To lock a keypad press and hold red ON-OFF button for 2 seconds, to unlock keypad press and hold the same button for 2 seconds. To switch...

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How to extend the range of your cordless phones with a DECT Repeater

How to extend the range of your cordless phones with a DECT Repeater

Whilst problems with cordless phone range are part and parcel of living in a larger home, it is also an issue that can affect newer homes with modern insulation methods...

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