Doro 8080 Unlocked 16 MP Camera Smartphone for Seniors with 5.7″ Display, GPS Localisation and Cradle Included (Black) [UK and Irish Version]
(as of Mar 26,2021 23:48:28 UTC – Details)
Smarter, more elegant, and easier than ever! The sophisticated Doro 8080 is unlike any other phone you’ve ever tried. Fully redesigned from the inside out, it not only looks great but also incorporates Eva the new Doro user interface designed for seniors. Navigate using your voice with the built in Google Assistant. A powerful combination for ease of use and simplicity.
MADE FOR 4G LTE NETWORKS
The Doro 8080 is compatible with 4G LTE networks for a faster connection to the internet whilst out and about. Specifically, 4G LTE delivers the fastest connection for a mobile internet experience, up to 10 times faster than 3G. Note! The Doro 8080 is compatible with 2G, 3G and 4G SIM cards.
This smartphone comes with a UCS power adapter, a USB detachable cable and a docking station to charge the device. Thanks to the desktop charging cradle you will always know where your Doro 8080 is and that it has charge and you will avoid the fuss of connecting cables to your mobile phone. Have it on your desk, shelf or living room table. The cradle is perfect especially for anyone with limited hand mobility or partially sighted, as you won’t need to insert the micro USB connector into the port on the side of your mobile phone to charge it anymore. Plug the USB cable of your device into the cradle and simply insert your Doro 8080 in it and it will charge automatically by staying securely in place. This docking station is compatible with the Doro 8080 only.
Handset size (mm): 156.7*73.6*8.72
Handset weight including batteries (g): 175
Doro 8080 SmartphoneUK Plug and USB Detachable Cable Charging CradleEarphonesQuick Start Guide
Google Applications and Google Assistant
The Doro 8080 comes with the standard pre-installed Google Apps, such as Google, Chrome, Gmail, Maps, YouTube and Drive. You can easily install more applications such as WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Messenger, Hangouts, etc.
Tell your pre-installed Google Assistant to play your playlist, make a reservation, set a reminder or send a message for you. Thanks to it, you can even dictate your message if you cannot use your hands in that moment or have limited hands mobility.
HAC (Hearing Aid Compatible) for Loud and Clear Sound
This smartphone for seniors is Hearing Aid Compatible so you will get loud and clear sound even if you are wearing your hearing device and thanks to the HD Voice technology it has never been so easy to hear and to be heard in busy and noisy environments.
Max. receiving amplification (dB): 35 Max. ringer volume (dB(A) at 1 m: >83Hearing Aid Compatibility Rating: T4/M4.
The built-in GPS functionality is a great way to keep family and friends in informed of your location if you press the Response button (located on the back of the device) as well as using it for Google Maps and other navigation or positioning apps to show where you are, the weather or directions to places around you or a specific address.
Response by Doro
The Response button features on the back of the Doro 8080 and when pressed with simultaneously alerts an unlimited number of ‘responders’ that are set up in the pre-installed app. Responders are alerted on their smartphone that the Doro user requires assistance and are shown their location. They can easily accept the alert and talk to the senior directly via a call. The Doro handset automatically connects the call on speakerphone thus removing the need to hold the phone close to their ear. Responders simply need to download the app from the Play Store or App store and accept an invitation from a Doro user or invite them to connect. Within the Response by Doro app, users are also able to help manage settings such as screen brightness or call volume on the Doro phone. A subscription version of the service is also available, once set up is complete, which routes calls to an alarm receiving centre if responders are unable to accept alerts.
Fingerprint Reader and Sensors
Fingerprint recognition uses the unique characteristics of each fingerprint to enhance the security of your device and to make the phone more convenient and easier to use. In fact, this feature can be enable to unlock the device and for certain apps such as banking apps. For fingerprint recognition to work, your fingerprint information needs to be registered and stored in your device. The device features sensors that can detect light and proximity to them, which are located near to the front facing camera. The light sensor detects light and automatically adjust the brightness of the screen and the proximity sensor can, for example, turn the touch screen off during voice calls when your ear is close to the screen to prevent unintentionally activating other functions.
Boosted Ringer & Speakerphone
The Audio Boost function allows you to increase the in-call volume by a further 20%. Activate it in case of moderate hearing impairment or use when on a call in noisy environments to always get a loud and clear sound. Activate the speakerphone feature when you cannot use your hands to hold the phone to your ear.
ICE (In Case of Emergency)
Add an ICE contact to improve your own safety. First responders can access medical information from the user’s phone easily using the ICE function. All fields are optional, but you would be able to provide next of kin details, Condition, Allergies, Blood type, Vaccination, Medication and other very important information which might be crucial to know in the event of an accident or trauma.
You can easily add a shortcut for a contact to your home screen. By doing this, you will be able to easily call or send a message to the people you contact most often as you will simply need to tap the corresponding icon on the home screen of your Doro 8080.
Display & Camera
The Doro 8080 features a wide, very easy-to-read, 5.7″ display, with a resolution of 720*1440 pixels. With such a large display, you will enjoy taking pictures/selfies and recording videos using the 16MP main camera and the 5MP front camera.
AutofocusMagnifier functionFlash4x Zoom
Reduce Battery Consumption Tips
Turn off Wi-Fi when not in useTurn off Bluetooth when not in useDecrease the screen brightnessLock the screen when not in useDeactivate auto-syncing of apps
Call Blocking & Whitelist
The call blocking feature allows you to prevent specific numbers from calling or texting you. This option is very useful especially if you often receive spam calls or messages. You can even decide to create a whitelist. It works much like a spam filter, once activated, you can only receive incoming calls from contacts saved in the phonebook.
Torch & CompassAdjustable Font SizesTextzoomPredictive TextNFCBluetoothInternal Memory: 32GBExternal Micro SD Type: Micro SD (max 128 GB) Internal Phonebook Memory: >500Call Log Memory: 100
INTUITIVE AND EASY-TO-USE MENU: The Doro 8080 smartphone, specifically designed for those who are looking for an elegantly designed handset, is fully featured yet easy to use, with large clear icons and intuitive menu system. It comes with a pre-installed Google Assistant as well as multiple Android and Google apps such as Gmail, Maps, YouTube and more. You can easily download and install any app of your choice and you will enjoy a great visual experience thanks to the wide easy-to-read display.
RESPONSE BY DORO: The Response button features on the back of the Doro 8080 and when pressed with will alert all the ‘responders’ that are set up in the Response by Doro app, showing Doro user’s location. Within the Response by Doro app, users are also able to help manage settings remotely. A subscription version of the service is also available, routing calls to an alarm receiving centre if responders are unable to accept alerts.
LOUD AND CLEAR SOUND: Best in class sound quality (HD voice) ensures you will always be able to hear clearly even in noisy environments, thanks to the Audio Boost function that allows you to increase the in call volume by a further 20%. This mobile phone is also Hearing Aid Compatible (HAC).
KEY FEATURES: Great camera quality from the easy to use 16MP+5MP high resolution cameras with bright LED flash, standard 3.5mm headset included. Supports email and internet access, a torch, Bluetooth, speakerphone, adjustable font sizes and high speed Wi-Fi access. It takes a Nano SIM card (4FF) compatible with Micro SD cards up to 256GB.
BATTERY: This mobile phone comes with a dedicated charging cradle and UK plug, allowing you to use to your phone as a desk top hands free speaker phone when sat in the cradle. Also whilst in the cradle the device will offer a range of clock and alarm functions. The cradle is perfect as you will always know where your device is whilst on charge, especially helpful for anyone with limited dexterity or poor eye sight. Talk time is up to 15 hours and standby time lasts up to 360 hours.