Amplicomms PowerTel M9500 Senior Smartphone Mobile Phone
Modern smartphones and mobile phone devices can be difficult to operate for the elderly, the visually impaired, and people with hearing difficulties. The Amplicomms PowerTel M9500 Senior Smartphone Mobile Phone provides a higher screen resolution, louder volume settings, and hearing aid compatibility M4/T4.
What's Included with This Purchase?
The Amplicomms PowerTel M9500 Senior Smartphone Mobile Phone includes everything you need to start using your new mobile phone straight away:
- 1 x Mobile phone
- 1 x Screen protection
- 1 x SIM card adaptor
- 1 x Headset
- 1 x USB cable
- 1 x Lithium ion battery 3.200 mAh
- 1 x Instruction manual
How Loud Is the PowerTel M9500?
With an extra-loud ringtone that can be increased to up to approximately 90dB and a handset volume of up to 40dB, the PowerTel M9500 ensures that making and receiving phone calls is a seamless process for the hard of hearing. It also comes with two noise-reduction microphones that eliminate unwanted background noise. The phone also has hearing aid compatibility M4/T4 to help provide a more user-friendly experience for those with hearing difficulties. The phone can also be set to vibrate for incoming calls.
How Easy to Use Is the PowerTel M9500 Mobile Phone?
To make it easy to use for anyone, the PowerTel M9500 Phone features a simplified user interface that helps to avoid misuse. This includes uniquely developed, senior friendly touch buttons, built-in help screens, adjustable interface according to capability of user, and touch function with direct access by physical button.
The one-message centre ensures all messages are tunnelled to one place, and presented with a single coherent interface regardless of their nature. This includes SMS, WhatsApp, missed calls, voice mail, email, pill reminders and all other app notifications. You can learn more about this mobile phone from the user manual linked below:
|User Manual |
Does the PowerTel M9500 Have a Camera?
The PowerTel M9500 has two built-in cameras, with a 2 megapixel front-facing camera and an 8 megapixel rear camera, which are perfect for capturing those special moments. You can also insert an SD card of up to 32GB (not included) to increase the smartphone's storage capacity. Other benefits include the ability to listen to FM radio, a headset socket compatible with a 3.5mm jack, WiFi connectivity, and Bluetooth that enables easy sharing of data with other devices.
How Does the SOS Button Work?
The Amplicomms PowerTel M9500 provides an SOS service, which means that it is possible to telephone the emergency services during a crisis even if mobile phone signal is lost. This can be vital for anybody at risk of vulnerability, including those with hearing and visual difficulties who may need extra support.
Does the PowerTel M9500 Mobile Phone Include GPS?
The smartphone operates AGPS (Assisted GPS), which provides assistance in finding locations. This can be a useful tool for anybody who needs help with directions, reducing the stress of visiting unfamiliar places.
How Long Does the Battery Last?
The 3200 mAh lithium-ion battery ensures 210 hours of stand-by and six hours of talking time. The battery can be charged in the same way as on any other mobile phone, by inserting the small plug of the charger into the mini USB charging socket.
Does the PowerTel M9500 Mobile Phone Need a SIM Card?
Yes, the PowerTel M9500 Mobile Phone offers two equivalent SIM card holders in different sizes: slot 1 for standard SIM cards used in older mobile phones, and slot 2 for micro SIM cards commonly used in smartphones. Depending on the format of your SIM card, you can choose which SIM card holder you want to use.
If you use the SIM card from your previous phone, then you will keep your phone number. It is highly recommended to copy your phone contacts from your previous phone to the SIM card before removing the SIM card and inserting it into the M9500.
Does the PowerTel M9500 Support a Memory Card?
Yes, you have the option to insert a micro SD card (max. 32GB) to increase the storage capacity. Slide the memory card, with the golden contacts facing down, into the slot until it stops. Please note that the SD card is not included with this purchase.
Can the Text Size Be Adjusted?
Yes, the text size of the M9500 can be adjusted in the settings to be as large or small as the user would like. This makes it ideal for those with impaired vision, allowing them to set the text at a size that is easy to see.
What Is the Warranty for the PowerTel M9500 Phone?
For additional peace of mind, the PowerTel M9500 Phone is supplied with a 24-month manufacturer's warranty.
Technical Specifications of the PowerTel M9500
- Dimensions: 144 x 73 x 10.6mm
- Maximum earpiece volume: Up to 40dB
- Battery: Lithium Ion 3200 mAh
- Playback time (audio): Max. 8 hours
- Playback time (video): Max. 4 hours
- Standby time: approx. 210 hours
- GSM (850/900/1800/1900 MHz), WCDMA（2100/850 MHz), 4G Band-FDD LTE（800/1800/2100/2600 MHz)
- MTK 6735 M Quad-cortex 1 GHz CPU
- RAM 1 GB DDR2, ROM 8 GB
- Menu available in 13 different languages (English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Turkish, Portuguese, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Finnish, Polish)