Geemarc CL8500 Amplified Clamshell Mobile Phone
If you suffer from hearing loss, everyday tasks like communicating via the telephone can become considerably more difficult. This can be frustrating for you and worrying for loved ones who need to keep in contact with you. Whilst you may have an amplified telephone in the house, how are you going to keep in touch when you're out and about?
The Geemarc CL8500 Amplified Clamshell Mobile Phone is designed to be the ideal mobile phone for the hard of hearing. The hearing aid compatible phone features an extra loud ringer and receiver volume, a talking keypad, emergency SOS button and one-touch memory keys, making it really accessible for the elderly or those with impaired hearing.
As a bonus, the CL8500 Clamshell Mobile Phone also has two LCD screens (one on the interior of the clamshell and one on the exterior), the ability to take pictures and the ability to send and receive text messages.
Ideal Mobile for the Hard of Hearing
The Geemarc CL8500 Amplified Clamshell Mobile Phone has the following features which make it ideal for the hard of hearing:
- Hearing aid compatible - compatibility rating of M4/T4
- Talking keypad to make dialing easier
- Call amplification up to 40dB - 4 to 5 times louder than a standard phone
- Amplified ringer up to 90dB at 1m away
- Emergency SOS button with 5 programmable emergency numbers
- 3 one-touch memory keys so you can call important people quicker
- Phone book for up to 300 numbers
- Able to send and receive text messages
- Dual sim design
The Geemarc CL8500 Amplified Clamshell Mobile Phone has two colour LCD displays: one on the outside for when the phone is closed, and one on the inside for when the phone is open. This lets you see the time and missed calls or texts without having to open the phone.
The display on the inside measures 2.4 inches, and the external display is 1.77 inches large (measured corner to corner).
More Features of the Geemarc CL8500 Amplified Clamshell Mobile Phone
More key features and benefits of the Geemarc CL8500 Amplified Clamshell Mobile Phone include:
- Clamshell design - sleek, attractive and space-saving
- Large keypad with backlight makes dialing easy - aids visually impaired and less dexterous as well as hearing impaired
- Vibration setting - to further ensure hard of hearing don't miss an alert
- 9 ringer melodies to suit your preferences - customisable
- Built-in rechargable battery - so you won't need to keep buying replacement batteries
- Includes a charging pod to charge the phone at your desk
- 300k pixel camera included for taking quick snaps
- LED torch for emergencies
- Bluetooth enabled
- Battery: li-ion rechargeable
- Standby time: 200 hours
- Talk time: 3.5 hours
- Charging time: 2 hours
- GSM Quad-Band - 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- Charges via micro-USB