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.

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