Tuesday, 24 April 2018
Waking up in the morning can be difficult, and for the hard of hearing it can seem down right impossible. While standard alarm clocks will get the job done for most people, individuals with hearing impairments may face an entirely different challenge, as alarm clocks need to be equipped with plenty of extra features to make sure they'll get you out of bed on time. Today at AmplifiedTelephones.co.uk, we're comparing two of our best extra-loud alarm clocks: the Amplicomms TCL 400 Extra-Loud Radio-Controlled Alarm Clock and the Bellman Alarm Clock Classic for the Hard of Hearing.
Friday, 1 July 2016 | Admin
If you’re the 1 in 6 of us who suffers from hearing loss in the UK, you may struggle to detect certain sounds in the home. Whether this is the ringing of the phone or something more urgent like the sounding of the smoke alarm, hearing loss can be frustrating at best and, at worse, unsafe.
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 | Admin
If you’re roaming the world of telephones, communication and electronic devices, trying to find the best model for you, you may have come across the word DECT. Confused by this acronym? Well read on to find out what this means, how it can benefit you and explore some of the DECT phones available at Amplified Telephones!
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 | AdminAt Amplified Telephones, we stock a wide range of phones created with the hearing impaired in mind. These are often hearing aid compatible and are designed to amplify both the ringing and receiver volume, making using the phone significantly less of an ordeal.
However, with such a variety of amplified phones available, it may be difficult to know where to start. Furthermore, if your hearing loss is relatively severe, you may wish to cut to the chase and know which amplified telephone is the loudest on the market. So we’ll make it simple: the loudest amplified telephone in the world is...
Monday, 27 June 2016 | Admin
As we get older, our senses and functions may begin to deteriorate. Whether this is in regard to your eyesight, hearing, memory, dexterity or a combination of these, everyday tasks – such as using the telephone - can become more difficult. You may, for instance, struggle to hear the ringing of your telephone, or to remember contact numbers. This can be frustrating for you and worrying for loved ones and carers who need to stay in contact with you.
Luckily, at Amplified Telephones we stock a wide range of devices designed with senior citizens in mind, making the phone more accessible for the elderly. Read on to find out more about some of the best phones we have to offer and see if you can benefit.
Friday, 24 June 2016 | Admin
Amplified Telephones may be our name, but that’s not to say that amplification is the only feature our phones can offer. We also stock a wide variety of big button phones (many of which are also amplified), designed to benefit a range of people.
A big button telephone does what it says on the tin – rather than having smaller buttons common of standard telephones, it features a larger, easy press keypad which often has high-contrast, concave buttons, making dialling and using the phone easier.
Read on to learn more about the reasons why big button phones are useful and see if you can benefit from the range available at Amplified Telephones!