PhoneEasy 611 - £45
Why this smartphone is built for you
The Doro PhoneEasy 611
Doro are a Swedish firm that have made a name for themselves as a manufacturer of easy to use phones aimed at the less technically demanding. The Doro PhoneEasy 611 is an affordable clamshell phone. It would suit a first time user who is looking for a basic mobile phone that just makes phone calls and sends text messages.
This phone has a 2.5 inch screen that displays in 116PPI (Pixels Per Inch). The average PPI for a modern smartphone is 255.
The PhoneEasy 611 has a 2MP camera and can record video in up to QVGA (320x240). This phone does not have a front facing camera.
Based upon its processor speed and memory, this phone receives an unmudlr performance rating of 1 out of 100.
The PhoneEasy 611 has an estimated battery life of around 12 hours. The average smartphone battery life is around 10 hours. It has a battery capacity of 800mAh (MilliAmp hours). The average battery capacity is 1950mAh.
1GB (Gigabyte) is equal to roughly 500 pictures or 250 songs. The PhoneEasy 611 comes with an expandable memory card slot through which it is possible for you to add up to 8GB external storage.
The Phone Easy 611 has Bluetooth which enables it to communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit).
The PhoneEasy 611 has large buttons which make it easier to enter numbers and send text messages. This phone is designed to be straightforward to use and, provided that it is switched off between calls, will hold its charge for over two weeks. The advantage of the clamshell design is twofold.
1. It makes it more difficult to 'pocket dial' one of your contacts.
2. Closing the lid will automatically end your current phone call.
Both of these features could help prevent you from wasting your valuable credit unnecessarily. The PhoneEasy 611 has an FM radio and is hearing aid compatible. It also has a special SOS button that, when pressed, will automatically call/text one of your contacts or the emergency services (depending upon how you have it set up).
Overall, Doro's PhoneEasy 611 is a good choice for anyone looking for a basic mobile phone that is easy to use and uncomplicated to setup.