Doro 8100 Amplified Smartphone Mobile Phone for Seniors
If you find the smartphones of today too complicated and fussy, but still want all the modern features, the Doro 8100 Amplified Smartphone Mobile Phone for Seniors is the ideal compromise. This easy-to-use smartphone cuts out all the nonsense to make staying connected with friends and family completely stress-free. Its amplified 35dB ear-piece ensures that every word comes through crisp and clear, perfect for those with impaired hearing.
- 1 x Doro 8100 Smartphone
- 1 x USB-C Charging Cable
- 1 x User Manual
- Receiver Volume: 35dB (6x louder than standard)
- Ringer Volume: 83dB
- Hearing Aid Compatible: Yes
Why Is The Doro 8100 a Great Smartphone?
The Doro Easy Android Smartphone is designed to make your experience with technology stress-free. Benefits include:
- Loud Ringer and Receiver: Loud and clear sound with adjustable volume settings so you won't miss important calls
- Simple to Use: Simplified operating system, intuitive menu and large, clear icons
- Extra Safety Features: Response button alerts your selected contacts that you are in need of help
Please note that a SIM card is not included with this purchase and must be bought separately.
Thanks to its simplified operating system, the Doro 8100 is a smartphone that's stupidly easy to use. With simplicity as the main aim, this smartphone features an intuitive menu system with large, clear icons to make navigation as easy as possible. A perfectly sized 6.1" screen also provides a splendid, easy-to-read display.
How Loud Is the Doro 8100 Smartphone for Seniors?
For the hard of hearing, mobile phones without a loud enough receiver can cause all sorts of frustrating miscommunication problems. For this reason, the Doro 8100 has been fitted with an extra-loud 35dB earpiece that's over six times louder than a standard phone! The ringer can be set to a maximum of >83dB (measured at 1 metre) so you won't miss important calls. The HD voice technology ensures you'll be able to hear conversations clearly, even in noisy environments. This device can also be paired with your hearing aid, so you can receive clear audio direct to your ear.
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How Do I Connect the Doro 8100 to My Hearing Aid?
Connecting the Doro 8100 to your hearing aid can be done in seconds through a simple process that's user-friendly and hassle free. Full instructions on how to pair this device with your hearing aid can be found in the user instructions included with your purchase, and also provided at the bottom of this page.
How Can the Doro 8100 Help in an Emergency?
To lend a helping hand in emergency situations, the Doro 8100 features an emergency response button on the back of the device. When pressed, the phone will alert all the 'responders' that have been pre-set on the Response by Doro App. This alert will send your relatives the GPS location of your device, and will connect them on a voice call should they accept the alert. The Doro 8100 also includes ICE (In Case of Emergency), which allows you to add information such as next of kin and medication details to your phone for first responders to access in the event of an emergency.
Is the Doro 8100 Easy to Set Up?
On initial set-up of the Doro 8100 Smartphone, the device will guide you through each step to make the process as stress-free as possible. It explains everything from how to swipe and scroll to how to set your font size and connect your email account, making sure that all the features are well explained and ready to use at your fingertips.
What If I Need Help Using the Phone?
With so many exciting features to take in at once, the Doro 8100 may at times get a little confusing. If you ever find yourself stuck, simply press the phone's 'Help' button, and the EVA system will provide instant help with whatever it is you'd like to do. The Doro Amplified Phone also comes pre-installed with the TeamViewer Quick Support app. This app allows you to get remote assistance from a trusted contact, giving them temporary, full access to your smartphone so they can help you directly, as if they were sitting right next to you.
How Durable is the Doro 8100 Amplified Mobile Phone?
Drops happen, which is why the Doro 8100 is built to last with built-in screen protection. A raised bevel edged is designed to prevent the screen from coming into contact with the ground during most drops, helping to keep your phone healthy and uncracked for longer. While no mobile phone is invincible, the tough design of the Doro Smartphone for the Elderly is certainly an improvement on the flimsy designs of most manufacturers!
Is the Doro 8100 Water-Resistant?
Whether you're out in the rain or using your phone in the bathroom, the Doro 8100 Smartphone is resistant to splashes and water droplets to keep your phone intact. This phone is also protected from limited dust ingress.
How Fast is the Doro 8100 Smartphone?
With a 1.6GHz processor speed, this phone will switch between tasks and complete everything instantly with snappy speed. It's also able to connect to the fastest 4G networks, allowing you to browse the internet quickly and efficiently.
Not only is the sound on this phone loud, it's also incredibly high quality. Brand new HD Voice technology has been added to ensure you will always be able to hear conversations with crystal clear clarity, even in louder environments.
Does the Doro 8100 Smart Phone Include a Camera?
Yes, the Doro 8100 now features a brand new triple camera, with a simplified camera menu and a crisp display that makes snapping memorable moments easy and fun. The main 13 megapixel lens captures spectacular images with ultra-sharp clarity, and a 5 megapixel fron-facing camera lets you take selfies with your family.
How Much Storage Does the Doro 8100 Have?
The Doro 8100 comes supplied with 32GB worth of internal memory for storing contacts, photos, videos and music downloads. Storage can be extended by up to 128GB using a microSD card slot, giving you plenty of space for new apps, holiday memories and music albums.
How Long Does the Battery Last?
Most high-tech smartphones tend to drain their battery fast, leaving you without a phone just when you need it most. With up to 687 hours of charge while on standby, and up to 1380 minutes of talk time, the Doro 8100 provides an exceptional level of battery time to rival even the biggest smartphone brands.
Key Features and Benefits
- Mobile smartphone designed for simplicity and ease of use
- Ideal mobile for the elderly, seniors or first-time smartphone users
- Suitable for the visual and hearing impaired
- Features an extra-loud 35dB earpiece volume so that every word is heard
- Compatible with hearing aids (T3/M3)
- Large, bright screen features high-contrast colours and large text
- Assistance SOS button alerts top contacts and send them your GPS location
- Features a high-quality triple camera and a front-facing camera to capture special moments
- Android 11 operating system is intuitive and easy-to-use
- Built-in torch for greater visibility and safety in the dark
Learn More About the Doro 8100 Mobile Phone
Find out more about the Doro 8100 Amplified Mobile Phone by watching the video below.
On top of everything mentioned above, the Doro 8100 comes with a whole host of useful features to make life more convenient. These features include:
- MP3 and MP4 player
- Headphone port
- Contactless payment (link your card to your phone for easy buying)
- QR Code reader in camera
- Network Speed: 4G
- Screen Size: 6.1" (15.5cm)
- Screen Resolution: 1560x720 pixels
- Front-Facing Camera: 5 Megapixel
- Rear Camera: 13 Megapixel
- Second Rear Camera: 2 Megapixel
- Third Rear Camera: 2 Megapixel
- Internal Memory: 32GB (expandable with Micro SD)
- Processor Type: Octa Core UNISOC
- Processor Speed: 1.6GHz
- Charging Cable: Micro USB-C
- Operating System: Android 11 Go