Gigaset life series: Comfortable and secure phones perfect for seniors

Many hope to lead an independent and self-determined lifestyle at home, even in old age. To achieve this, they should be able to rely on simple technology and functionality when making calls. Gigaset’s life series phones are the perfect companion for these everyday demands. They combine both an attractive design and comfortability with technology that supports its users, rather than overwhelming them.

Phones for seniors: supporting your needs

The telephone plays a central role in everyday life. Wouldn't it be nice if your phone combines functionality and modern technology? Seniors are particular about having a phone that is easy to use thanks to a large display and buttons with a pleasant feel. Flexible volume settings, acoustic profiles and great sound quality help them to understand everything and with an intuitive menu guide, usage becomes natural. Many phones in the life series have additional supporting gestures, such as an optical call signal. This enables people with limited hearing, vision and mobility to make comfortable phone calls in everyday life.

Gigaset life series

The Gigaset life series

As Europe's market leader in telephones, Gigaset has been developing DECT cordless phones for years, impressing with ergonomics, comfort and safety. With the life series devices, people of different ages enjoy all the benefits of this phone, for example, the programmable speed dial buttons allow you to contact your family with just the press of a button or get help with the SOS function in case of an emergency. Moreover, you are able to adjust the volume of ringtone and speaker according to your level of hearing – all models in this series are hearing aid compatible. An extra optical call signal ensures that you don't miss any more calls and through the large contrasting displays, so you'll immediately see when someone’s calling you. To top things off, the simple menu guide allows you to operate this phone with ease and makes phone calls a pleasant experience for all ages.

A summary of advantages

  • Hearing - Easy to understand without restrictions – even when making phone calls with hearing aids
  • Feeling - Easy to use, thanks to large buttons and an intuitive user interface
  • Seeing - Easy to read with high-contrast presentation of names and phone numbers
  • Security - To ensure security a quick call can be made in case of an emergency – thanks to the emergency call button. You can use this device as a baby monitor to make sure your children stay safe

    Understanding better

    For many people, hearing becomes increasingly weaker in old age. Nevertheless, no one should have to sacrifice having a pleasant phone call, which is why many acoustic support features have been put in place, allowing you to understand everything.

    Flexible volume control
    Flexible volume control

    Flexible volume control

    Adjust the volume to several different levels, which meet your individual needs. Every user will be able to find the appropriate setting and be able to respond quickly, even when there is background noise.

    Hearing aid compatible
    Hearing aid compatible

    Hearing aid compatible

    Whether or not you wear a hearing aid, you can still enjoy the clear sound of Gigaset phones. According to European standard ITU-T P.370, the full sound quality remains intact – without any disturbances.

    Extra-Loud
    Extra-Loud

    Extra-Loud

    With the ‘extra loud feature’, you can double the volume level so you can be sure that you'll never miss a call.

    Acoustic profiles
    Acoustic profiles

    Acoustic profiles

    Choose between high and low frequency ranges for an optimal listening experience.

    Handsfree
    Handsfree

    Handsfree

    You don’t need the handset in your hand to enjoy phone calls, which is great when the whole family is on the phone.

    Everything in sight

    Long phone numbers or names are often difficult to read on conventional displays – even when you have healthy vision. Gigaset’s life series phones provide optimal, clear usability with a readable display and a large key inscription.

    Easy to read
    Easy to read

    Easy to read

    Large font, strong contrast and clear graphics makes it much easier to read the display. Even in difficult lighting conditions, the name and telephone number can be clearly seen.

    Enlargement tool
    Enlargement tool

    Enlargement tool

    The magnification function guarantees better visibility for display text. Names selected in the address book are automatically enlarged and contrasted on an orange background. When selecting things on this phone, the digits appear extra-large.

    Choose lightweight
    Choose lightweight

    Choose lightweight

    Thanks to large buttons, dialing long phone numbers is particularly easy. With clear digits and a good feel of the buttons, you can always be connected!

    Optical signal
    Optical signal

    Optical signal

    Loud surroundings, a quietly set ringtone or weak hearing – a ringing phone is quickly overheard. The flashing LED indicates when someone calls, naturally alongside a ringtone. You can be sure not to miss a single call.

    Easy to use

    New technology doesn't have to be complicated. Gigaset’s life series phones are easier to operate and also impress with intuitive structures – making phone calls more comfortable.

    Tangible
    Tangible

    Tangible

    Thanks to the generous keypad, handling Gigaset life series phones is child’s play. Extra-large, illuminated and non-slip buttons with noticeable pressure points make it easy to use.

    Self-explanatory
    Self-explanatory

    Self-explanatory

    The intuitive structure of the user interface makes operating this phone simple and clear. So you can concentrate entirely on talking to your loved ones.

    A safe feeling

    As you age, feeling safe and secure becomes increasingly important for you and your family members. Gigaset life series phones helps you to feel even safer thanks to speed dial buttons, SOS emergency call function and room monitoring.

    Direct dial and emergency call buttons
    Direct dial and emergency call buttons

    Direct dial and emergency call buttons

    With the speed dial function central contacts can be reached with just the touch of a button and with the SOS-Emergency call function, you can save up to four numbers as immediate contacts, friends or neighbours who may be need in case of an emergency.

    Room monitoring
    Room monitoring

    Room monitoring

    In an emergency: should a certain noise threshold be exceeded, the baby monitor function initiates a conversation build-up to another handset at home or smartphone. So, you can help even if you can't reach the receiver.

    Maximum comfort and state-of-the-art technology

    If you want to use the age-appropriate functions of senior phones, you can still do so without overly-sophisticated technology. Gigaset life series phones both impresses and attracts their design.

    Flexible placing
    Flexible placing

    Flexible placing

    In the living room, kitchen, hallway – your phone is always where you need it to be. While the base station is attached to the telephone line, the handset is flexible and always handy. Other handsets can also be added for your convenience.

    Answering machine
    Answering machine

    Answering machine

    Some life series models have an answering machine with up to 30 minutes of potential recording time. Therefore, you are always informed even if you are unable to answer a call.

    Environmentally friendly
    Environmentally friendly

    Environmentally friendly

    Conserving resources: The eco-friendly ECO DECT technology automatically adapts the transmission power to the distance between the base station and the handset and is thus always kept to a minimum level.

    IP telephony
    IP telephony

    IP telephony

    The HX handsets of life series are compatible with many router models and allow you to make phone calls with the latest technology, such as HD Voice for crystal clear sound.

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