Mobile phones simplified

mobile phone seniors technology Mobile phone shave become overly complicated and whilst access email and the internet may be useful to some, there is a growing number of people who just want a phone that will make calls and send text messages. Oricom International , a 100% Australian owned company, has recently released an affordable, easy-to-use, big button GSM mobile phone without all the features many older Australians just don’t use.

Oricom Managing Director Kevin McDonnell states that the company’s decision to develop an easy to use mobile phone was in response to feedback from seniors and others in the community suffering with hearing loss and or low vision. “This growing group of user’s needs from a mobile phone are vastly different to those of younger mobile phone users. Our new ezy100 GSM mobile phone makes the simple act of communicating a whole lot easier – something so many of us take for granted,” says Mr McDonnell.

The ezy100 is hearing aid compatible has up to 25dB of earpiece volume boost, loud ringer and vibration alert to assist users with hearing loss with or without a hearing aid. In addition the large high contrast backlit display, large text size and large backlit keypad make the numbers easy to see and use, ideal for people with low vision.

Although easy to use the ezy100 is equipped with essential features including a handy speakerphone, 3 quick dial buttons, phonebook and can send and receive SMS text messages. It also incorporates a unique emergency call function for added security. Simply slide the emergency switch and it will activate the speakerphone and dial up to 5 numbers that have been programmed.

“More than just a mobile phone the ezy100 now makes mobile phone communication easier for a large group of users who have been neglected by the industry in the past. Designed with simplicity and usability in mind, the ezy100 will benefit many people in the community” says Mr McDonnell.

Available from leading retailers, the RRP is only $249.00 and for a limited time comes with a bonus desktop charging base included in the pack, valued at RRP $49.00.

For further information regarding the Oricom ezy100 contact Oricom International on (02) 4574 8888 or visit

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