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Use this section to search for telecommunication devices and accessories, based on the following attributes:

  1. Type of Device: Choose from Landlines, mobile phones, accessories and other options, or leave blank to search all.
  2. Accessibility Needs: Select the product features that might be particularly useful to you, or leave blank to search all.
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Access Needs
Select AllCognitive
Additional InstructionsThis device gives you extra help with instructions.
Cognition AccessoryCognition accessory.
Copy and PasteYou can use copy and paste on this device.
Display Characteristics - Screen FlickerThe main display does not flicker at a rate that could cause problems for people with photo-epilepsy (between 2 Hz and 60 Hz).
GPSYou can track your location with this device using its GPS.
Photo Telephone ListYou can add photos of people with their numbers in your telephone book (called “contacts” in your phone).
Screen Timeout DisabledThis device will wait for you to press buttons or type in a response, without timing out (or blank the screen, or lock you out of the device) until you provide the information e.g. by clicking a “Yes” or “No” button or by typing in your PIN.
Simple InstructionsThis device uses simple language on the screen for instructions and messages.
Simple RemindersThis device uses simple language for alerts and reminders.
Simplify DisplayYou can make the display only show the things you need.
Voice NotesYou can record short voice notes, save them and play them back later.
Select AllHearing
Adjustable Maximum Volume ControlAllows you to change the default volume control limit.
Adjustable Vibrating Alerts Allows users to select different vibration settings for various notifications.
Allows for sign language communicationThis device supports sign language chat using video communication, at a minimum of 30 frames per second, which is the required video quality.
Bluetooth or Wi-FiThis device can connect to other devices or accessories using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.
Closed CaptioningThis device is can show closed captioning (CC) where it is available in a video (e.g. YouTube) or video stream.
Front Facing CameraThis device has a camera that faces you, so you can lip read, sign or video call someone else and they can see you.
Hearing AccessoryHearing accessory.
Hearing Aid Microphone CouplingThis device reduces buzzing interference both when using the device with the microphone or the Telecoil mode on hearing aids or cochlear implants. This is called Hearing aid compatibility (HAC) for hearing aid and cochlear implant users, and is rated as M3 or M4.
Hearing Aid Telecoil CouplingFor hearing aid users in telecoil (T switch) mode, this device reduces buzzing (interference) from the device to the hearing aid. This is called Hearing aid compatibility (HAC) for hearing aid and cochlear implant users, and is rated as T3 or T4.
Real-time-text capabilityThis device supports real-time-text (RTT), which allows you to see what the other person is typing in real time, as each character is typed. This is not widely used at this time.
Ringer Volume AdjustableYou can adjust the ringing volume to make it louder or quieter.
Text Messaging/SMSYou can send and receive text messages.
Text phone/TTY compatibilityThis device is a textphone/TTY for the deaf, or a CapTel phone. These are landline phones that display conversations as text.
Vibrating AlertThe device can be set to vibrate when it receives a message or when it gives a warning alert.
Video Communications - Two-wayYou can make video calls where you can see the other person and they can see you using your wi-fi or mobile data.
Visual Alerts - Electronic MessageWhen a text, e-mail or IM comes in, it displays a visual alert to indicate it has been received.
Visual Alerts - Incoming CallsThis device displays a visual alert for incoming call, such as a flashing light, the caller’s name or photo if it is stored in your contact list.
Visual Indicators on Display - Enhancements Whether there is a visual indicator on the display to indicate whether any enhancements are connected (Loopset, Headset or TTY/Textphone).
Visual indicators on Display - NetworkThe display shows what type of network you are connected to (e.g. 3G/LTE or WiFi).
Visual Indicators on Display - Volume Control The display shows the current volume level.
Select AllVision
Audible Cues - Power Makes a sound when you press the power on/off button, so you know it’s been pressed.
Audible Cues - Volume Is there a audible cue to indicate a change in the volume level?
Battery Alert - AudibleThis device make a sound to tell you when the battery is running out or when it is recharging.
Bluetooth or Wi-Fi This device can connect to other devices or accessories using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.
Braille Display SupportThis device can be connected with a braille display.
Brightness AdjustableYou can adjust the brightness of the display to make it easier to read.
Dictation / Speech-to-TextThis device can convert what you say into text, including converting punctuation.
Display Characteristics - Adjustable Contrast Control You can adjust the contrast of the display to make text and symbols easier to see against the background.
Display Characteristics - Colour DifferentiationThe information presented on the display does not rely on colour perception for understanding (e.g. you do not have to be able to distinguish red symbols from green symbols).
Display Characteristics - Symbols/Icons Menus can be displayed using symbols or pictures in a grid layout. This can make them easier for some people to understand or remember.
High Contrast ModeThis device comes with at least one high contrast mode.
Key Feedback - Audible When you press a key it makes a sound, so you know it has been pressed.
Key Marker – Raised '5'This device has a raised dot or bump on the number ‘5’ key, so you can find it by touching it.
Key Numbers - Standard LayoutThis device has the number keys which are laid out in the standard way with 1 2 3 at the top and * 0 # at the bottom.
Key Press - Vibration or ClickThis device has a vibration option to let the user know that a key or function has been pressed on the touchscreen e.g. dialling a number, typing a text message, and some other controls. Phones with press buttons will provide a “click” to let the user know that a key has been pressed.
Personalized Shortcuts You can assign a particular feature to a single key or a short key sequence.
Screen MagnifierThis device has an option to make everything larger, including the internet.
Screen ReaderThis device will read text to you from the screen, and allow use by people without vision.
Supports accessibility APIs APIs allow accessibility software programs to communicate with the device (although there may be some limits).
Text Size AdjustableYou can make the text on the display larger or smaller to make it easier to read.
Text Style AdjustableYou can change the style of the text (font) on the screen, which may make it easier to read.
Vision AccessoryVision accessory.
Voice Control /Personal Assistant This device can help you carry out functions by giving the device voice commands e.g. writing and sending texts, placing phone calls, scheduling events, posting social media updates, searching and surfing the internet, opening different applications etc. This may be called a personal assistant, virtual assistant, voice control etc.
Voiced MenusThis device will read the menu options to you.
Select AllSpeech
Adjustable Vibrating Alerts Allows users to select different vibration settings for various notifications.
Allows for sign language communicationThis device supports sign language chat using video communication, at a minimum of 30 frames per second, which is the required video quality.
Bluetooth or Wi-FiThis device can connect to other devices or accessories using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.
Key Feedback - Displayed When you press the keys a larger version of it is displayed on the screen so you can check that it is correct.
Messaging Options - EmailYou can send and receive email.
Messaging Options - IMYou can send and receive ‘instant messenger’ (IM) messages.
Messaging Options - MMSYou can send and receive multimedia messages, which can include photographs, audio and video clips.
Messaging Options - Text Messaging/SMSYou can send and receive text messages.
Predictive TextThis device helps you write text messages more quickly by guessing the words from the first few letters you type.
SMS Personalisation and ReuseYou can create and store standard text messages that you can quickly select and send to anyone without having to retype them each time. For example, “I’m in a meeting, I’ll call you back”.
Speech AccessorySpeech accessory.
Vibrating Alert The device can be set to vibrate when it receives a message or when it gives a warning alert.
Visual Indicators on Display - Enhancements Whether there is a visual indicator on the display to indicate whether any enhancements are connected (Loopset, Headset or TTY/Textphone).
Visual Indicators on Display - Volume Control The display shows the current volume level.
Voice amplificationThis device makes your voice louder for the person at the other end to hear you better.
Select AllPhysical
Automatic AnswerThis device can answer calls straight away without you having to do anything.
Automatic RedialThis device can keep calling (redial) a busy or unavailable number until you get through.
Bluetooth or Wi-FiThis device can connect to other devices or accessories using Bluetooth or Wi-Fi.
Device Coupling - Bluetooth/WLANAllows customised devices to work with the phone. Device can be connected to the phone by using Bluetooth/wireless LAN (radio signals which travel through the air and may also be able to pass through walls or other solid objects).
Device Coupling - Cable Allows other customised devices to be connected to this device by using a cable (an electrical wire).
Dictation / Speech-to-TextThis device can convert what you say into text, including converting punctuation.
External Switch / Pointer Support You can connect an external switch or use head and/or eye movements to move the focus or pointer on the device's screen.
Flat Back for Table Top OperationThis device is flat at the back, so you can lie it on a table or other flat surface to use without having to hold the phone.
Guarded/Recessed KeysThis device has Individual keys that are recessed or guarded in some way to reduce the chance that you will press the wrong key.
Hand Movement Controls do not require you to pinch or twist them with your fingers, or rotate your wrist.
Headset - plug connectedYou can plug in a headset containing headphones and a microphone that allows you to answer calls, listen, and talk without holding the phone.
Lanyard OptionThis device is made to have a strap or lanyard attached.
Personal Assistant / Voice ControlThis device can help you carry out functions by giving the device voice commands e.g. writing and sending texts, placing phone calls, scheduling events, posting social media updates, searching and surfing the internet, opening different applications etc. This may be called a personal assistant, virtual assistant, voice control etc.
Physical AccessoryPhysical accessory.
Physical Dialling KeysThis device has physical keys (not a touchscreen) which are easy to press.
Predictive Text InputThis device helps you write text messages more quickly by guessing the words from the first few letters you type.
Speaker-phone optionThis device can be used in loud speaker mode during a call, without having to hold it close to your ear.
Stylus or Prosthetic Device supportYou can press buttons or touchscreen using a pointing device, stylus or with a prosthetic device (a prosthetic device is an artificial device that serves as a replacement for a body part).
Supports Gesture Based Navigation You can use simple gestures to enter text or navigate your device (e.g., Back, Home).
Visible Focus Indicators Visible indicators are used to highlight the user interface control with current focus.
Voice Recognition for Accessing FeaturesYou can activate features by speaking commands into the phone, reducing the need to use the keypad or touchscreen.
Voice Recognition for DiallingYou can call someone by speaking the person’s name that is stored in your list of contacts.





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