Cordless Phones

  • Gigaset C580

  • The phone for long calls and easy text messaging.

    The Gigaset C580 lets you stay in touch with family and friends in the most comfortable way. With a long talk time of up to 25 hours and a standby time of up to 210 hours, you can chat on and on. Thanks to the innovative High Sound Performance™, the brilliant sound quality makes your calls an extraordinary experience, even when talking handfree. And if you simply want to leave a short note, send an SMS¹ with up to 160 characters. This elegant phone with its streamlined shape in Piano Black is expandable to up to four handsets. And the Gigaset C580 also helps to protect the environment with its innovative ECO DECT technology. If you’re looking for an elegant way of staying in touch and sending text messages, the Gigaset C580 is the right phone for you.

Brilliant sound with High Sound Performance™

The Gigaset C580 features the innovative HSP™ technology which allows you to enjoy your telephone calls in brilliant sound quality. No hissing, no distortion – nothing but excellent voice clarity and brilliant sound. Whether you talk to friends or family, you can communicate comfortably and catch every detail. Even if you are completing other tasks, just use the hands-free function of the Gigaset C580 and experience the High Sound Performance™.

The simplest way to communicate: SMS text messaging

If you want to send a few nice words out to family or friends, just use theSMS function of the Gigaset C580. Use up to 160 characters and benefit from the illuminated black and white display and keypad, for easy typing in any light condition.

Long talk time for extended calls

The Gigaset C580 lets you stay in touch for hours and hours. Benefit from a long talk time of up to 25 hours. With a standby time of up to 210 hours, the Gigaset C580 is a reliable phone if you value being available for all those who are important to you.

The energy-efficient way of staying in touch: ECO DECT

With the innovative ECO DECT technology, the Gigaset C580 uses up to 60% less energy than our conventional cordless phones thanks to an energy-saving power supply. It helps you save money and is better for the environment. Like all Gigaset cordless phones, it also variably reduces it also variably reduces transmitting power from the handset to base station according to their distance apart. Choosing ECO Mode on this model allows you to reduce the base station’s transmitting power by 80%*. When docked**, both handset and base station reduce the transmission power to almost zero. This way, you benefit from the Gigaset C580’s more energy-efficient way of staying in touch. The elegant phone for pure conversation: The Gigaset C580 is the right choice if you enjoy long phone calls and easy text messaging.

Hands-free talking in brilliant sound quality with HSP™

  • SMS with up to 160 characters
  • Long talk time up to 25 hours
  • ECO DECT for up to 60% less energy consumption
  • Indoor range up to 50 m, outdoor range up to 300 m, standby time up to 210 hours
  • Phonebook for up to 150 entries
  • Illuminated b/w display and keypad
  • Expandable to up to 4 handsets

Sound quality

HDSP™ ready handset -
HSP™ for brilliant sound quality yes
Handsfree talking | convenient handsfree | advanced handsfree (with brilliant sound quality) yes | - | -
Ringer melodies | polyphonic | downloadable 10 | 5 | -
Individual ringer melodies for VIP entries -
Adjustable handset volume yes
Headset connection -

Convenience - phoning essentials

Range indoors | outdoors 50m | 300m
Standby time | talk time 210h | 25h
Phonebook | address book | entries yes | - | 150
Phonebook transfer: via DECT | via Bluetooth® | via LAN yes | - | -
Last dialed ... Numbers 20
Automatic dialing of operator prefix yes
Automatic redial function in handset 25
Dial by voice command -
Bluetooth® function -
Room monitoring -
Vibracall -
SIM card reader and writer -
Plug-and-play installation yes
Date reminder function | alarm call - | yes
Calendar -
Live recording of calls 25 min

Display and menu features

Display: numeric | alphanumeric | semigraphical | graphical - | - | yes | -
Display: illuminated | color yes | -
... pixel, ... inch, ... colors and ... Lines - , 1.42'', black/white, 3
Easy-to-use text-based menu | jumbo fonts | icon-based yes | - | yes
Display of caller’s number (CLIP) | picture (Picture CLIP) yes | -
List of last … missed calls with time and date 25
Multilingual menu for up to ... languages 24
Time displayed yes
Date displayed yes
Range displayed (handset to base station) -
Charging status displayed yes
Call charge displayed -
Call duration displayed -

Keypad features

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

Messaging functions

Up to … characters SMS | e-mail - | -
Up to ... personalized SMS in-boxes -
E-mail notification -


Up to 60% less power consumption* yes
ECO Mode for reduction of transmitting power of base station by 80%** yes
ECO Mode Plus**** for 100% reduction of transmitting power of base station and all registered handsets yes
Transmitting power at almost zero when handset docked*** yes

Features with more than one handset

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

Answering machine features

Operate answering machine by voice command -
Open listening at base station -
Recording time up to … min. | playback -
of messages from external phone -
Predefined | individual announcements -
Mailboxes up to … | PIN-protected -
Date and time announcement -
Timed change between predefined and individual announcements -
AM control via handset | via base station -
Protection of recordings against power failure -


Warranty 1 years
Wall mountable -
Batteries 2 x AAA

Technical data

Standards DECT | GAP yes | yes
Dimensions handset (H x W x D in mm) 148 x 49 x 29
Dimensions base station (H x W x D in mm) 127x106x58
Dimensions charger (H x W x D in mm) 94x83x41
Available colors Black / white

SAR Value

Gigaset Handsets < 0,1 W/kg