Safety information: This telephone is not designed for making emergency telephone calls when the power fails. An
alternative should be made available for access to emergency calls.
Power requirements: The product requires an electrical supply of 220-240 volts, single phase alternating current,
excluding IT installations defined in standard EN 60950.
Battery requirements: The handset requires power source of two rechargeable NiMH batteries, size AAA 1.2V
WARNING! The electrical network is classified as dangerous according to criteria in the standard EN 60950. The
only way to power down this product is by unplugging the power supply from the electrical outlet. Ensure the electrical
outlet is located close to the apparatus and is always easily accessible.
Telephone connection: The voltage on the network is classified as TNV-3 (Telecommunication Network Voltages, as
defined in the standard EN 60950). Following a power cut, the call in progress is lost.
Do not allow the handset to come into contact with liquids or moisture.
Do not open the handset, base station or charger. This could expose you to high voltages.
Do not allow the charging contacts or the battery to come into contact with conductive materials.
There is a slight chance that the telephone could be damaged by an electrical storm. It is recommended that
users unplug the phone from the mains supply and telephone socket during a storm.
Do not use the handset in an explosive hazard area such as where there is gas leaking.
Environmental care: Please remember to observe the local regulations regarding the disposal of your packaging
materials, exhausted batteries and old phone and where possible promote their recycling.
Because the phone works by sending radio signals between the base unit and the handset, wearers of hearing aids may
experience interference in the form of a humming noise.
We advise that this phone should not be used near intensive care medical equipment or by persons with pacemakers.
Your phone can interfere with electrical equipment such as answering machines, TV and radio sets, clock radios and computers if
placed too close. It is recommended that you position the base unit at least one meter from such appliances.
Use only the mains adapter supplied with this telephone. Incorrect adapter polarity or voltage can
seriously damage the unit.
Input: 230 VAC 50 Hz
Output: 9 VDC 500 mA (DECT 225xx)
Output: 9 VDC 300 mA (DECT 221xx)
RISK OF EXPLOSION IF BATTERY IS REPLACED BY AN INCORRECT TYPE. Never use non-
rechargeable batteries; use recommended type supplied with this telephone. NiMH batteries must be
disposed of in accordance with the applicable waste disposal regulations.
Hereby, Philips declares that the DECT 221xx and the DECT 225xx are in compliance with the essential requirements
and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. This product can only be connected to the analogue telephone
network of the country indicated on the sticker located under the base station.
Environment and safety
Input: 230 VAC 50 Hz
Output: 9 VDC 150 mA
ENVIRONMENT AND SAFETY