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What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

Hello, I've had the Cablecom Internet / TV / Phone bundle for a while and have never needed a landline telephone.

However now I would like to buy a phone, so can anyone tell me what type of phone I need to buy? I guess it's supposed to get plugged into my router(?), so can I still get an analogue phone like one of these? http://www.toppreise.ch/grp3_1160.html

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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

You need a standard Swiss phone with a 4 pin flat connector (It looks like a smaller network cable connector)

I recommend getting a modem with an integrated wireless router, then you can surf Internet safely from your mobile and notepad.

https://www.google.com/search?site=i...html%3B80%3B80

https://www.google.com/search?site=i...74%3B600%3B289

(there are very old and old Swisscom wall connectors about, these require an adapter.)
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

thanks for clarifying.........
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

Would go for a gigaset touch screen. Bit expensive but nice looking phone.It plugs in to the cablecom router.
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Hello, I've had the Cablecom Internet / TV / Phone bundle for a while and have never needed a landline telephone.

However now I would like to buy a phone, so can anyone tell me what type of phone I need to buy? I guess it's supposed to get plugged into my router(?), so can I still get an analogue phone like one of these? http://www.toppreise.ch/grp3_1160.html

thanks!
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

looks pretty sweet!
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

Anything which has an RJ11 connector on it. Most phone handsets/bases have an RJ11 socket (so you need a RJ11 - RJ11 cable).

Any cheap phone should work fine.
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

The cablecom router comes with adaptor for all phones

http://www.upc-cablecom.ch/en/suppor...uctions/phone/

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Anything which has an RJ11 connector on it. Most phone handsets/bases have an RJ11 socket (so you need a RJ11 - RJ11 cable).

Any cheap phone should work fine.
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

Yes she looks sweet. The phone as well.
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

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The cablecom router comes with adaptor for all phones
Where "all" = German
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

I have a cable com bundle with fixed phone included and the thompson router from cablecom. I want to get a wireless fixed landline phone for it, can anyone point me to a phone that would work? Cheers
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

this one should work ok

https://www.google.ch/search?q=PHILI...e-6p3x3qK9M%3A
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

You can also connect the router into your existing flat/house phone line loop. You need to discontent the Swisscom incoming line to do this...
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

simply plug the phone into the router
whats the problem?
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

Wouldnt I need a VoiP phone though? Also that one is a bit over my budget, i dont need a fancy phone, just something cheap and easy for home office
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Re: What type of phone for Cablecom do I need?

I suggest you go and speak wth Cablecom-they can give you all the advice you need
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