Telephone Receiver

The handset of a traditional telephone, with speaker and microphone. Generally depicted in black at a 45° angle.

Like ☎️ Telephone, used for various content concerning literal and figurative phone-calling. Also used as an icon before a phone number.

Microsoft’s design is red.

Early designs for the telephone receiver emoji from au by KDDI resembled a mobile phone, and vice versa, before having their codepoints swapped in later releases.

Telephone Receiver was approved as part of Unicode 6.0 in 2010 and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.