Binatone has launched the iDECT C5i and iDECT X5i, two new home phones boasting "glossy midnight black finishes, slimline form and smooth modern edged corners".

The iDECT C5i is a slimline cordless phone with an ergonomically curved handset design while both models get Binatone's iSOUND tech, speakerphone mode, digital integrated answer machine, backlit keypad and LCD display.

Other features include a phone book, up to 10 hours talk time, caller display ID, 10 ringtone melodies and an eco mode.  Available at Argos stores and other retailers, the C5i gets an SRP of £44.99 and the X5i will cost £39.99.