The Best Smartphone for the Aged Traveler
Unfortunately, technology tends to leave the elderly behind. It is ordinary that due to the high speed of evolution seniors find hard to be up-to-date. All technology devices are generally made for young people and try to fulfill their expectations. But, the problem is that seniors can hardly find a device that could be easy to use, and have the same features as the most smartphones. Here you can find some of the most ideal smartphones that can be perfect for your needs.
Google Pixel XL
Google launches in the market this smartphone in the Android version, and it is one of the most convenient and best-seller devices. Although for the technology freaks, the best options are Apple and Samsung, it seems that for the elderly Google Pixel has led the way. One of the best reasons to buy it is the price, which is more than affordable regarding the features and the power onboard. Also, the screen is ideal for faded eyes, so you can read everything from your smartphone. Android version 9.0 Pie is the best for the elderly, as you can use it easily.
The upgraded version of Jitterbug Smart is perfect for those whose hands cannot be as useful as they used to be in the past. It is not the fastest smartphone you could use, but definitely, it does work and has amazing accessibility. The best thing about this phone is that you can add subscriptions for extra services such as hospital and nurse contact lines. Besides, you can let your family track your device in case you need help, so they can easily find you. The camera is decent, so if you are keen on photography, then you can have stunning pictures, so as to be the cool grandpa that sends exceptional photos to your grandchildren.
This is about a 5’’ smartphone made by Amplicomms company that launched the product with the slogan ‘Loud and Clear. This means that if you are struggling to hear when you are talking on the phone, then it could be totally the best option for you. Additionally, the ringtone of the smartphone is quite loud, so you will be able to listen to it wherever you are. The resolution quality is quite decent and the camera as well. It has enough storage but you can add an extra microSD if you want more.
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
When talking about Samsung, there is not much to say, as the brand itself explains all the applicable features. Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is the ideal smartphone for those who wish to have a similar device as the younger people. It is easy to use due to the ‘Easy Mode’, as you can have a bigger and clearer screen if the regular screen is not enough for you. Besides, there is a stylus to use it, if you are not that familiar with the touch screen. The most important all these features come at a normal price, so don’t worry about spending a lot of money when buying a decent smartphone.
Doro Liberto 825
The excellent value proposition of the company for this smartphone is the easy-to-use UI, which has clear and large text. It has an amazingly helpful tutorial for those who haven’t use it before a smartphone. If you are quite familiar with the touch screen, then skip it. Additionally, Doro Liberto has an exceptional function, the remote access, where your kids can help you by downloading apps, without being in the same place as you. Fantastic isn’t it? So, you don’t have to worry if you do something wrong, or you don’t know how to do a specific action, there is always someone to guide you.
Emporia Smart has made the best combination of the old and new. The smartphone has a touch screen and you can have also a keypad cover. Useful and convenient for those who wish to have both, or not so keen on using the touch screen. Also, if you are willing to use only the touch screen, you can remove the keypad cover. Emporia Smart has a large interface with buttons and a simple menu, which makes it extremely easy to use. Last but not least, if you are not convinced enough for its use, it has a stylus as well.