Mitel Discontinues the Aastra 9480i and 9143i SIP Phones

Mitel has announced plans to discontinue of all Aastra 9480i and 9143i SIP phones. Mitel has notified us that they plan to retain a small quantity of these devices to cover existing warranty obligations and will make available a small number of these devices for sale on a first come first serve basis.

Replacement Models:

Mitel is pleased to offer our newly released 6800i series of SIP phones as alternatives to the discontinued 9480i and 9143i models. The 6800i series offers significant improvements over its discontinued peers, including enriched functionality, superior audio quality, and enhanced color LCD display – all at competitive prices.

Please use the chart below for assistance with determining which Mitel SIP phone would be an appropriate alternative to the discontinued 9480i and 9143i models.

For the discontinued 9480i model, the 6867i model provides an excellent alternative:

The 6867i, part of the new 6800i series SIP phones, offers a significantly higher specification at a lower price point:
Colour LCD display
Dual Gigabit Ethernet ports
Native HD hardware for true HD voice quality
10 programmable softkeys (no paper label keys)
EHS/DHSG headset port
Wider range of accessories
Part number 80C00001AAA-A
For the discontinued 9143i model, the 6865i model provides an excellent alternative:

The 6865i, part of the new 6800i series SIP phones, offers a significantly higher specification and competitive pricing:
Larger LCD display
Dual Gigabit Ethernet ports
Native HD hardware for true HD voice quality
EHS/DHSG headset port
More programmable keys
Wider range of accessories (including expansion modules)
Part number 80C00002AAA-A
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