Offers a 5-inch high-resolution (800 x 480) widescreen VGA backlit color display
Localized language support, including right-to-left on-screen text, meets the needs of global users
Offers a built-in Gigabit Ethernet switch for both network connection and your PC connection
Also supports campuses with 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac WLAN enabled
Support for Cisco EnergyWise technology makes the Cisco IP Phone 8861 more energy-efficient and eco friendly
Qualified by the ENERGY STAR organization
The phone offers an easy-to-use interface and provides a traditional telephony-like user experience.
The 800 × 480, 24-bit color, 5-in. WVGA display provides scrollable access to calling features and text-based XML applications.
The full-duplex speakerphone gives you flexibility in placing and receiving calls with hands free.
The analog headset jack is a standard wideband-capable RJ-9 audio port.
You can use an auxiliary port to support electronic hookswitch control with a third-party headset connected to it.
External audio ports
The phone has a 3.5-mm stereo line in/out jack.
Two USB ports enhance the usability of call handling by enabling wired or wireless headsets, as well as provide charging capability to mobile devices such as smartphones or tablets.
An internal 2-port Cisco Ethernet switch allows for a direct connection to a 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet network through a RJ-45 interface with single LAN connectivity for both the phone and a co-located PC.
The phone offers Bluetooth 3.0 Enhanced Data Rate (EDR) Class 1 technology. Hands-Free Profile (HFP) is supported for un-tethered headset connections and voice communications. Phone Book Access Profile (PBAP) is supported for phone book object exchange between devices.
The phone supports backlit indicators for the audio path keys, select key, line keys, and message waiting.
The phone includes a black bezel; an optional silver bezel is also orderable separately.
Dual-position foot stand
The display is easy-to-view and the buttons and keys are easy-to-use. The two-position foot stand supports viewing angles of 35 and 50 degrees; you can remove the foot stand for wall mounting, with mounting holes located on the base of the phone.
Key expansion module (KEM)
The phone supports up to three KEMs to expand from 5- to 113-line buttons. You have the convenience of many speed dials or programmable features.
The phone is compatible with the Kensington Security Slot (K-Slot) antitheft system.