Cordless Phones

  • Gigaset A680

  • Simply stylish

    • 2.4 GHz digital technology
    • Hands-free talking with brilliant sound quality
    • Long talk time up to 12 hours
    • Phonebook for up to 50 entries

The contemporary phone with exceptional design and sound.

The Gigaset A680 is an elegant phone with an outstanding dual-colour design in Creme White and Espresso. It not only looks good, but also delivers excellent sound: innovative HSP™ technology provides a brilliant speech quality, even when talking hands-free. Enjoy conversations for almost as long as you like with this phone’s long talk time of up to 12 hours and standby time of up to 160 hours. You can store up to 50 entries in the phonebook to have all the details of those important to you close at hand. With the display of the caller’s number (CLIP¹) and a list of your last 20 missed calls, you always know who is trying to reach you. If you want to boost the convenience, the Gigaset A680 is also expandable to up to four handsets.

If you are looking for a high quality phone with an exceptional design and brilliant sound, the Gigaset A680 is the right choice for you.

Brilliant sound with High Sound Performance™
The Gigaset A680 features the innovative HSP™ technology, which allows you to enjoy telephone calls in brilliant sound quality. No hissing, no distortion – nothing but excellent voice clarity and unbelievable sound. Whether you’re talking to friends or family, you’ll communicate comfortably and catch every detail. And if you are completing other tasks, just use the hands-free function of the Gigaset A680 and still experience the High Sound Performance™.

Long talk time lets you say it all
Stay in touch with the Gigaset A680 for hours and hours. You benefit from the long talk time of up to 12 hours. With a standby time of up to 160 hours, the Gigaset A680 is a truly reliable phone – an important feature if you value being available for those closest to you.

A spacious phonebook for all your contacts
With the Gigaset A680’s phonebook, you have everybody’s details at your fingertips. Store up to 50 entries and manage them easily, even in low light via the illuminated black and white display and keypad.

Never miss a thing
The Gigaset A680 has a list of your last 20 missed calls with date and time, so you always know who has been trying to reach you while you were away. And with CLIP¹, the caller’s number is displayed on your Gigaset A680, so you’ll recognize which of your contacts wants to get hold of you.

ECO WDCT for energy savings and reduced radiation
The energy-saving power supply of the Gigaset A680 consumes less electricity², so it saves you money and is better for the environment. Like all Gigaset cordless phones, it also variably reduces the transmitting power from the handset to base station depending on their distance apart and reduces radiation to almost zero when handset is docked³. This way, you can enjoy a more energy-efficient way of staying connected with your family and friends.

The Gigaset A680 with its stylish shape and exceptional colours is for those looking for the perfect synergy of design and brilliant quality sound.

Convenience - phoning essentials

Bluetooth® function | Mini-USB - | -
Dial by voice command -
Automatic redial function in handset -
Automatic dialing of operator prefix -
Last dialed ... numbers 10
Phonebook transfer: via DECT | via Bluetooth® | via LAN yes | - | -
Phonebook | address book | entries yes | - | 50
Standby time | talk time 160h | 12h
Room monitoring -
Vibracall -
SIM card reader and writer -
Live recording of calls -
Calendar -
Date reminder function | alarm call - | yes
Plug-and-play installation yes
Range indoors | outdoors 50m | 300m

Display and menu features

Charging status displayed yes
Call duration displayed yes
Call charge displayed -
Range displayed (handset to base station) -
Date displayed yes
Time displayed yes
List of last … missed calls with time and date 20
Display of caller’s number (CLIP) | picture (Picture CLIP) yes | -
Easy-to-use text-based menu | jumbo fonts | icon-based yes | - | -
... pixel, ... inch, ... colours and ... lines - \, 1.42''\, b/w\, 3
Display: illuminated | colour yes | -
Display: numeric | alphanumeric | semigraphical | graphical - | - | yes | -
Multilingual menu for up to ... languages 1


Up to 60% less power consumption yes
Transmitting power at almost zero when handset docked yes
Radiation-free ECO Mode Plus -
ECO Mode for reduction of transmitting power of base station by 80% -

Features with more than one handset

Expandable to up to … handsets 4
Selective internal calls | walkie-talkie mode - | -
Internal transfer of external calls yes
Parallel calls internal | external 1 | 1

Keypad features

Navigation key yes
Message indicator key yes
Colour of illumination amber
Illuminated keypad yes

Messaging functions

Up to … characters SMS | Email - | -
Up to ... personalized SMS in-boxes -
Email notification -


Wall mountable yes
Warranty 1 year
Batteries 2xAAA

SAR Value

Gigaset Handsets < 0\,5 W/kg


Equipped with speech transmission encryption only scrambling

Sound quality

Hands-free talking | convenient hands-free | advanced hands-free yes | - | -
Headset connection | corded 2,5 mm | Bluetooth® - | - | -
Adjustable handset volume yes
Individual ringer melodies for VIP entries -
HSP™ for brilliant sound quality yes
HDSP™ ready handset -
Ringer melodies | polyphonic | real sounds I downloadable 10 | - | - | -

Technical data

Standards DECT | GAP WDCT | -
Dimensions handset (H x W x D in mm) 152 x 52 x 31
Dimensions base station (H x W x D in mm) 127 x 106 x 58
Dimensions charger (H x W x D in mm) 41 x 83 x 96
Available colours Espresso/Creme