Amplicomms Powertel 196


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The Amplicomms PowerTel 196 Extra-Loud Corded Amplified Telephone is designed with hearing impaired and/or elderly people in mind who often need an extra-loud phone to hear conversations clearly, a lot of phones focus solely on volume, quite often at the expense of sound quality. The Amplicomms PowerTel 196 Extra-Loud phone has a volume increase of +60dB but also inbuilt technology that makes sure the reproduced sound is crisp and clear.


  • Extra-loud corded amplified telephone for loud and clear calls (up to 60dB)
  • Eight handset volume levels can be easily adjusted with + and - keys
  • Audio boost key provides extra volume for users with severe hearing loss
  • Extra-loud ringer of 90dB and extra-bright ring indicator
  • Ideal for the elderly and hearing impaired
  • Large keys with large easy-to-see numbers
  • Built-in tone equaliser with three settings
  • Visual alert for incoming calls
  • Caller ID presentation (CLIP) with a capacity to store the last 30 callers
  • Telephone book for storing up to 200 numbers
  • Redial function for the ten most recent numbers
  • Compatible with hearing aids (HAC)
  • Two dedicated speed-dial keys (M1 and M2)
  • Four-line extra-large display screen with blue backlight for easier viewing
  • What's in the box?

    • 1 x Base Unit
    • 1 x Receiver
    • 1 x Coiled receiver cord
    • 1 x AC power adaptor
    • 1 x Telephone line cord
    • Instructions



    • Maximum Earpiece Volume: 60dB
    • Menu Languages: GB, DE, FR, NL, ES, IT, TR
    • FSK protocol
    • Hearing aid compatible (ETS 300381)
    • Power supply: 6V