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Amplicom’s PowerTel M4000 is ideal for granny

Whilst we’re busy obsessing over the latest Nexus handset from Samsung or Nokia’s new Lumia, spare a thought for your relatives for whom the most basic 8k voice circuit is a huge bonus. Quite a few of my relatives in their 60s have tried using iPhones and BlackBerries. Some persevere. Most do their best. The […]

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Today’s competition winner is Peter!

Peter Hines (@phineas66) is the winner of today’s Mobile Industry Review Newsletter competition. If you recall, we were giving one of these away: That’s an Amplicom M5010 handset which is 100% ideal for any elderly relative. It’s a simple telephone. Easy to use, massive buttons, loud sound levels, easy to read display and built-in hearing […]

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Amplicom M6000 launches for your mums, dads and others 65+

The all new Amplicom M600 hits the marketplace shortly priced at £99 (pay as you go). Do consider this for your mums, dads, grannies and so on. Here are the details from the release: For those who want simplicity, the PowerTel M6000 has SMS text message, a 500-memory phone book, Bluetooth and loud hands-free speaker. […]

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Hands-on with the Amplicom M5010 – the phone your granny wants

Whilst we wait giggling with utter delight at the prospect of watching the Master, Steve Jobs, dance across the stage today, I wanted to bring you something from the total opposite end of the spectrum. I’ve been banging on about the Amplicom handset since the newsletter on Christmas Eve (to be published online shortly) and […]