Geemarc CL8360 Amplified Big Button Mobile Phone
For the hard of hearing, phone calls can be incredibly difficult, making it harder to keep in touch with friends and family, especially while out and about. The Geemarc CL8360 Amplified Big Button Mobile Phone is an incredibly easy-to-use mobile phone, featureing an amplified receiver and ringer to ensure phone calls are clear from start to end.
- Receiver Volume: Up to 35dB
- Ringing Volume (at 1m): Up to 90dB
- Hearing aid compatible
- SOS emergency function
- Camera included
- Talking keypad
What's in the Box?
- 1 x GSM CL8360 mobile
- 1 x Desktop charging pod
- 1 x Micro USB charger
- 1 x Rechargeable battery
- 1 x User guide
The Geemarc CL8360 Amplified Mobile Phone includes a desktop charging cradle
How Loud Is This Mobile Phone?
The CL8360 features a 35dB receiver volume, making phone calls easier to understand for the hard of hearing. What's more, there's also 10dB of tone control to make sound more accessible to your hearing needs.
On top of this, the hard of hearing mobile phone also features an incredibly loud 90dB ringer, enabling you to more easily hear it ringing. You can even set the ringtone between five melodies or a custom ringtone.
Does It Include a SIM Card?
No, the CL8360 Amplified Mobile Phone is not supplied with a SIM card. This enables you to transfer your existing SIM card over to the new phone, which has the advantage of keeping the same telephone number. If the card is subscribed to a pay-as-you-go service, then you also benefit from being able to carry over any credit that had been paid on that card.
Can I Use the SIM Card from My Old Mobile?
The CL8360 Amplified Mobile Phone accepts a micro SIM card. As long as your existing SIM card is a micro SIM card, you can safely use it with this phone. If you're not sure if your SIM card is the right one, we recommend reading this short guide on SIM cards.
What If I Don't Have a SIM Card?
Any high street mobile phone shop will be able to provide you with a SIM card. Some of the major supermarket chains also provide mobile phone services and can supply a SIM card.
Why Does This Mobile Have Space for Two SIM Cards?
You mobile phone will work just fine with one SIM card installed from one service provider. However, it is possible to install two SIM cards in the CL8360 Amplified Mobile Phone, and there are two mains reasons for why you would want to do this:
- If you use two cards from different providers, you will probably get better network coverage.
- You can keep your professional and personal SIM on the same phone.
Does It Include a Memory Card?
The CL8360 Phone can be equipped with the following items, which are not included with this purchase:
- One or two SIM cards
- One memory card
The memory card is needed to provide space for your photographs and other multimedia content, as well as for storing your SOS messages, phone book and more. The maximum capacity is 4G.
Will This Mobile Phone Work with My Hearing Aid?
When some mobile phones are used near hearing aids and cochlear implants, users may detect a buzzing, humming, or whining noise. Certain mobile phones, including this one, are more compatible with hearing aids than others, which is why the wireless telephone industry has developed ratings for some of the mobile phones. These ratings, however, are not guarantees, and results may vary on your specific hearing device and level of hearing loss.
Does This Mobile Phone Include a Camera?
Yes, the CL8360 Mobile Phone features a 300k pixel back camera. This allows you to take quick snaps, and then store them on your phone.
Is the CL8360 Mobile Phone Easy to Use?
Alongside its amplified volume, the CL8360 also features a large colour display with large characters to make it easy to read, plus there is also a simple navigation menu with no awkward settings. The display can be adjusted in its contrast for optimum personal viewing.
How Does the SOS Function Work?
The ICE, or "In Case of Emergency", function allows you to call up to four pre-programmed contacts in case of an emergency. You can also log your name, address, allergies, medications, blood group and GP. Useful, simple and effective, the purpose of this function is to facilitate the task of assistance in case of emergency.
Where Can I Learn More About the CL8360 Mobile Phone?
You can learn more about what the CL8360 Mobile Phone has to offer by viewing the user manual linked below:
|User Manual |
More Features and Benefits
- Adjustable receiver volume up to 35dB to ensure phone call clarity
- Adjustable tone control up to 10dB to suit your hearing needs
- Selection of four profiles: General, Silent, Meeting and Outdoor
- Five ring melodies and seven volume levels
- Stores up to 20 outgoing and 20 incoming call numbers
- Choice of 13 languages
- Adjustable screen off timing of five to 60 seconds
- Seven-level sound volume for speakerphone
- Missed calls indicator
- Battery: Li-ion 1000mAh
- Quad-band (850/900/1800/1900 Mhz)
- Standby Time: 180h
- Continuous Talk Time: 3.5h
- Charging Time: 2h
- Bluetooth 3.0
- Phone Book Entries: 300
- LCD Colour Display: 2.3"
- Phone Dimensions: 120 x 56 x 15mm
- Button Dimensions: 16 x 9mm
- Character Height: 4mm