Equipment Types

All the following equipment as well as a description of each, are available for your review. For additional information about any of the equipment, please contact Relay South Dakota Outreach Services.

TTY

A TTY is a special device that lets people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech disabled use the telephone to communicate, by allowing them to type & read messages using South Dakota Relay.

Ultratec UTI-MP425

Ultratec UTI-MP425

Product # UTIMP425
  • TTY-Turbo Code® & Auto ID
  • Pre-programmed auto answer
  • Built-in phone ring flasher
  • Direct Connect with 2 phone jacks - allowing you to plug telephone ring signaler directly into the TTY eliminating need for a separate Y-jack
  • Locator keys on the 'home" row for touch typists
  • Enhanced Acoustic Reception System "GA" and "SK" keys for convenience
  • Built-in, 24 character printer
  • Bright 20 character display
  • Keyboard dialing
  • Tone or pulse dial
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Speech Disabled
Ultratec UTI-MP225

Ultratec UTI-MP225

Product # UTIMP225
  • Turbo Code & Auto ID
  • Locator keys on the home row for touch typists
  • Enhanced Acoustic Reception System "GA" and "SK" keys for convenience
  • Built-in, 24 character printer
  • Bright 20 character display
  • Tone or pulse dial
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Speech Disabled
Uniphone 1140

Uniphone 1140

Product # UT1140
  • Volume control for telephone handset (10dB gain)
  • Special convenience keys: Dial & Volume control
  • Direct Connect
  • Keyboard dialing, follow-on dialing
  • Call progress (says "ringing" or "busy")
  • Turbo Code® and Auto ID™
  • 2-line, 2 x 24-character LCD display
  • 10 speed dial keys
  • Special emergency, menu, and arrow keys
  • Auto-Answer with programmable message with 8k memory
  • Built-in Ring flasher
  • Printer port to connect an external printer
  • 1-year warranty
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Speech Disabled

iPhone/iPad

iPads® and iPhones® provide wireless communication access to users who are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech disabled no matter the preferred mode of telecommunication enabling email, phone, text or relay service.

iPad® Air 2

iPad® Air 2

Product # iPadAir2
  • Access Relay Services
  • Browse the Internet
  • Video Calls (FaceTime®)
  • 16 GB
  • Available in Wi-Fi Only or Wi-Fi and 4G
  • Screen Size: 9.7 inches (diagonal)
  • VoiceOver and other built-in accessibility features
  • Apps will be pre-loaded based on the disabillity
  • Front and back camera
  • Space gray/black color only
  • *Income Criteria Applies
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
Speech Disabled
iPad® Mini 3

iPad® Mini 3

Product # iPadMini3
  • Access Relay Services
  • Browse the Internet
  • Video Calls (FaceTime®)
  • 16 GB
  • Available in Wi-Fi only or Wi-Fi and 4G
  • Screen Size: 7.9 inch (diagonal)
  • VoiceOver and other built-in accessibility features
  • Apps will be pre-loaded based on the disability
  • Front and back camer
  • Space gray/black color only
  • *Income Criteria Applies
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
Speech Disabled
iPhone® 6

iPhone® 6

Product # iPhone6
  • Access Relay Services
  • Browse the Internet
  • Video Calls (FaceTime®)
  • 16 GB
  • Voiceover and Other Built-In Accessibility Features
  • Apps will be pre-loaded based on the disability
  • Front and back camera
  • Space Gray/black color only
  • *Income Criteria Applies
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
Speech Disabled

Amplified

These phones are designed for seniors with hearing issues that makes it difficult to use. They have powerful speakers that can amplify the caller's voice so the user can hear them easily. Hearing aids often squeak when pressed up to the telephone receiver. They can be used without hearing aides.

Amplicom PowerTel 580

Amplicom PowerTel 580

Product # PowerTel580
  • Amplified Cordless Phone
  • DECT 6.0 Technology
  • 50dB amplification
  • digital answering machine
  • Speakerphone in handset
  • Call waiting/Caller ID
  • Loud 90dB ringer with visual indicator
  • name & number phone book
  • Hearing Aid Compatible
Hearing Loss
Clarity CL-XLC2

Clarity CL-XLC2

Product # CL-XLC2
  • Amplified Cordless Phone
  • Digital Clarity Power
  • 50db of amplification
  • Speakerphone in the handset
  • Loud 95dB ringer with visual indicator
  • Battery backup in base
  • 12 memory keys
  • Hearing aid compatible
Hearing Loss
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
Clarity-XLc3.4

Clarity-XLc3.4

Product # XLc3.4
  • Extra Loud Cordless Phone
  • DECT 50+dB
  • Bright visual ringer
  • Talking caller ID, Backlit buttons
  • Auto Boost
  • Full-duplex speakerphone in handset
Hearing Loss
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
ClearSounds A600

ClearSounds A600

Product # A600
  • ClearDigital Power
  • DECT 6.0 Technology
  • digital answering machine
  • tone control
  • speakerphone
  • Loud 85dB ringer with visual and tactile indicator
  • call waiting/talking Caller ID
  • Backlit keypad
  • Hearing aid compatible
Hearing Loss
Amplified Corded Phone

Amplified Corded Phone

Product # Geemarc 455
  • Geemarc amplified telephone with answering machine, talking keys and caller ID
  • Adjustable volume control (up to 40dB)
  • Adjustable receiving tone control (+/- 10dB)
  • Integral answering machine
  • Hands-free speakerphone
  • 9 One-touch dial buttons: (6) speed dials and (3) emergency dials
  • Extra large display
  • Talking caller ID
  • Big button talking keypad
Hearing Loss
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
Serene CL-60AC

Serene CL-60AC

Product # Serene Innovations CL-60A
  • Powerful amplifier increases incoming sound up to (50+dB) 300 times louder
  • Digital Tone Control enhances and makes difficult to hear words easy to understand
  • HDS (Hi-Definition Sound) technology makes every word crisp and clear
  • Talking Caller ID with call-waiting announces the caller’s number before answering
  • Large back-lit keys “talk-back” to affirm that the desired key was pressed
  • Amplified answering machine makes all messages loud and clear
  • Slow play-back makes all messages easy to understand the first time playing
  • Easy to use phone book with dialed and received call logs
  • Three one-touch speed dial buttons for easy calling
  • One-touch call-for-help button for hands-free emergency calls
  • High performance speakerphones - on both handset and base
  • Bright visual ring flasher and super loud ringer on handset and base
Hearing Loss
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
Clarity Alto Amplified Phone

Clarity Alto Amplified Phone

Product # CL-ALTO
  • TIA-4953 certified for mild, moderate and severe hearing loss
  • Boost override: when on, enables amplification for all users
  • Usable gain up to 53dB amplification
  • Loud 100dB ringer with visual indicator
  • Speakerphone
  • 10 one-touch memory buttons
  • TIA-1083 compliant for hearing aid compatibility
Hearing Loss
Low Vision & Hearing Loss

Captioned

You dial the other person's number, exactly the same way as with any other telephone. While you dial, the CapTel phone automatically connects to a FREE captioning service. You can listen to the other person’s voice and also read captions of everything they say.

CapTel Phone

CapTel Phone

Product # CapTel
  • Captions are provided by a free service that connects to the call
  • Calls you make are automatically connected to the Captioning Service to provide captions
  • Incoming callers dial the service first, then enter your phone number in order for you to get captions.
  • Adjustable font sizes and colors
  • Phone book to store frequently called numbers (95+ names)
  • Easy access to voice mail and answering machine messages
  • Works just like a standard phone for people who do not need captions
  • More models in digital and analog available. Contact us to learn more!
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Low Vision & Hearing Loss

Accessories

Our inventory of products for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing can bring serenity, and a sense of freedom back to your daily activities.

ClearSounds CR200

ClearSounds CR200

Product # CR200
  • Amplified Phone Ring Signaler
  • bright flashing strobe with 95dB extra loud ringer with adjustable tone
  • wall or desk mountable
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
Speech Disabled
Panasonic Headset

Panasonic Headset

Product # TCA86
  • Reversible for wearing on either ear
  • Adjustable, noise-canceling boom microphone
  • Works with either 900Mhz or 2.4Ghz phones
Hearing Loss
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
SR200 Phone Ringer

SR200 Phone Ringer

Product # SR200
  • Extra loud phone ringer
  • 95dB adjustable volume and tone
  • bright visual ring flasher
  • dual modular phone jacks
  • four selectable ring patterns/tunes
  • battery backup
  • A/C adapter
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
Sonic Alert Ring Signaler TR 75

Sonic Alert Ring Signaler TR 75

Product # Ring Signaler TR 75
  • The lamp you plug into the signaler can be turned off or on with the built-in Light Switch
  • Flashes once for each time the phone or TTY rings
Hearing Loss
Deaf
Low Vision & Hearing Loss
S.D. DHS Division of Rehabilitation Services

S.D. DHS Division of Rehabilitation Services

Product # N/A
  • Visit http://www.icanconnect.org/south-dakota for more details.
Deaf-Blind
Cell Phone Amplifier

Cell Phone Amplifier

Product # Serene: SA-40
  • Works with virtually any Bluetooth® cell phone
  • Range approximately 30 feet between HearAll and paired cell phone
  • Amplifies cell phone call volume up to 40 decibels
  • Adjustable tone boost amplifies the sound frequency you want to hear
  • Can be used as a handset
  • Latest DSP technology eliminates static and distortion for easy listening
  • Padded for comfort and noise isolation
  • Built in t-coil mode allows t-coil users to hear while wearing their hearing aid without sound from the speaker
  • Selectable speakerphone mode, together with included clip, allows for hands-free calls
Hearing Loss