Doro 5516 Mobile Phone for the Hard of Hearing
For the elderly or hard of hearing, standard mobile phones can be difficult to use and not loud enough to help you maintain a conversation, making it harder for you to stay in touch with friends and family. The Doro 5516 Mobile Phone for the Hard of Hearing has been developed for maximum ease of use. With a simple classic design, a loud receiver volume and an easy-to-use camera, it's ideal for elderly or hard of hearing individuals looking to stay connected.
Key Features of the Doro 5516 Mobile Phone for the Hard of Hearing
The key features of the Doro 5516 Mobile Phone for the Hard of Hearing are:
- Simple classic design makes it incredibly easy to use
- Louder receiver volume great for hard of hearing individuals
- Tone control makes sounds easier to hear
- High contrast keys are spaced out for more accurate use and easier recognition
- Large and clear display for greater clarity and usability
- Easy-to-use camera takes great pictures
- Emergency assistance button provides extra safety
Louder Volume, Clearer Sound
The Doro 5516 features a loud 35dB receiver volume, making phone conversations easier for the hard of hearing. Additionally, tone control helps you adjust the sound output to best match your hearing needs.
On top of the louder volume, the phone is also hearing aid compatible for maximum clarity of sound. The phone also features an extra loud ringer at 83dB (measured at one metre), helping you ensure that you can hear it ringing more easily.
Simple Design for Easier Use
The simple and classic design of the Doro 5516 makes it ideal for elderly users. A large, bright and clear 2.4 inch screen makes the menus easy to read and navigate, and the 300 phonebook positions are perfect for keeping all your important contacts at your fingertips.
Additionally, the phone features high contrast keys that make recognition and pressing easier. To aid use even further, the buttons are widely spaced apart, making each individual key easier to hit correctly.
To help you take great photos while out and about, the Doro 5516 features a 2 megapixel camera built in. Incredibly easy to use, the camera not only enables you to take great photos but also share them thanks to the phone's built-in MMS capability that enables you to send images over text.
To help you get the help you need in an emergency, the Doro 5516 features an Assistance button. When activated, the phone sends an emergency text message to all numbers in a list, and starts dialling the numbers one at a time to help you get help fast. On top of this, the button automatically activates speakerphone – vital if you're unable to hold the phone to your ear.
Technical Specifications of the Doro 5516 Mobile Phone for the Hard of Hearing
The technical specifications of the Doro 5516 Mobile Phone for the Hard of Hearing are:
- Hearing Aid Compatibility: T4/M3
- Headset output: 3.5mm
- Battery: 800mA Li-ion
- Display size: 2.4 inches
- Display resolution: 320 x 240 pixels
- Talk time: Up to 8 hours
- Standby time: Up to 500 hours
- GSM bands: 900/1800/1900
- 3G bands: UMTS band 1 (2100) and Band 8 (900)
- Dimensions: 124 x 48 x 11.5mm
- Bluetooth 2.1+EDR