PhoneEasy 621 - £70
Why this smartphone is built for you
The Doro PhoneEasy 621
Doro are a Swedish firm who has made a name for themselves as a manufacturer of easy to use phones aimed at the less technically demanding. The Doro PhoneEasy 621 is an affordable clamshell phone. It would suit a first time user seeking an uncomplicated 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 621 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 621 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 621 comes with an expandable memory card slot through which it is possible for you to add 8GB external storage.
The PhoneEasy 621 has Bluetooth which enables it to communicate with other Bluetooth devices (such as a Bluetooth handsfree kit).
The PhoneEasy 621 has large buttons that make it simpler to enter numbers and send text messages. These buttons light up to make them easier to see in the dark. This phone is intended to be straightforward to use and provided that it is switched off between calls, it will hold its charge for over two weeks. It has an FM radio and an emergency SOS button on the back that when pressed will automatically send a text to one of your designated contacts. It is also hearing aid compatible. The advantage of the clamshell design is twofold.
1. It makes it more difficult to 'pocket dial' one of your contacts
2. Closing the shell will automatically end your current phone call.
These features could help prevent you from wasting your valuable credit unnecessarily. This phone does not have an MP3 player, a feature commonly available on many of its rivals.
Overall, Doro's PhoneEasy 621 is a wise choice for individuals who require a basic mobile phone that is easy to use and uncomplicated to setup.