Big Button Cordless Phones
Functional and practical big button cordless phones are a stylish addition to the home which can improve how you make and receive calls as well as containing useful features such as call blocking and directories.
The big buttons of these cordless phones are more visible than regular buttons so the user will get the phone number right the first time. Larger buttons are particularly useful for the elderly and for people with visual impairment. As there is no wire attached to the phone it can be used while you are walking around both in and out of the house, as long as you remain within range. You can also find big button corded phonesif you prefer a more permanent fixture in your home. Some of these telephones also have added features such as bright digital displays which can show a directory, call lists and redial lists, answer machine, nuisance call blocking and the choice to use the phone hands free.
Among the many on the market is the BT 4600 big button cordless phone, available with two handsets and integrated answering machine. This cordless home phoneboasts plenty of functions including call control, which enables you to block nuisance or unwanted calls and choose the ones you want to take. There is also a one touch call blocking button which allows you to prevent unwanted callers from contacting you again. Another similar feature is the BT virtual assistant, which screens incoming calls, allowing people on your contact list to get through to you straightaway, while those you have blocked will be prevented from reaching you. For any other calls BT's virtual assistant will ask the caller to say their name and then ask you if you want to accept or block the call.
The Amplicom Powertel 780 answerphone is ideal for people who are hard of hearing. It is suitable for use with hearing aids and has an extra loud ringing volume with a choice of three settings. The phone's memory can hold 200 names and numbers while the backlit display makes it easy to see. An LED ring indicator gives a visual sign the phone is ringing in addition to the sound. The extra big buttons are easy to use and the menu is in a bold font to make it easier to navigate.
The Doro 'PhoneEasy 100w' cordless big button phone is in stylish white and slides securely into a stable base. Its features include a large backlit display with a font that can be clearly read. It is compatible with hearing aids, has redial memory, one and two touch memories and priority call alert. There are also volume settings for the hand set and the speaker, low battery warning and monophonic and polyphonic ringtones, among many other features.