emporia Telecom launches emporiaCOMFORT at Mobile World Congress Monday 22 February 2016 PDF Print The emporiaCOMFORT offers the same simple and intuitive interface that existing emporia users love • Provides functionality and safety in a stylish clamshell format • Message and picture sending functions made easier to use • External display and voice announcements Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Hall 8.1, B61: emporia Telecom today announces the latest addition to its mobile phone range dedicated to the needs of older phone users. The emporiaCOMFORT offers elegant mobile functionality, in a stylish flip format, to mobile users looking for a simple yet functional mobile experience. For 25 years emporia has been the leader in easy to use mobile phones for older generations. The new handset will team simple functionality with stylish design features. The handset includes a two megapixel camera, large 2.4-inch screen, external LED display and emporiaCONNECTOR to ensure there is no damage to the device from incorrect use of the charger. The emporiaCOMFORT offers the same simple and intuitive interface that existing emporia users love, with none of the complexities of modern mobile phones, such as software updates, downloads or endless menu options. The emporiaCOMFORT is dedicated to providing easy usage characteristics to older mobile users. The handset’s extra-large, illuminated buttons with a defined pressure point, and large screen with adjustable text sizes, all complement emporiaCOMFORT’s stylish flip format. The emporiaCOMFORT includes a subtle emergency call function on the reverse of the handset. This incorporates emporia’s famous emergency system, which enables users to call up to five numbers in sequence with just one press of the emergency button, providing safety and reassurance. The emporiaCOMFORT’s two megapixel camera produces quality photographs that can be stored and shared simply. Email, photography and speed dialling are complemented with voice announcement, adjustable ring volumes and vibration alerts designed to aid users hard of hearing. Eveline Pupeter, CEO of emporia Telecom comments: “emporia is dedicated to producing mobile phones that enable the over-50s to join the mobile space and begin using technology with more confidence.” “The emporiaCOMFORT will provide older generations with a mobile phone that is both functional and stylish. The handset will enable users to improve communication with friends and family with the addition of usage characteristics tailored for older mobile users”. More information on emporia at Mobile World Congress: http://www.emporia.de/mwc2016/ -ENDS- About emporia Telecom emporia Telecom, a family company founded in 1991, develops, manufactures and sells mobile phones for the 60+ generation. emporia Telecom is synonymous with simple, barrier-free communication. Customers are provided with orientation rather than a multitude of functions. emporia’s research and development department, which employs a third of the company’s workforce of 120, uses technology to simplify complex processes. It is geared exclusively to the needs of the senior citizens. In the meantime, emporia has become the global market and technology leader in the field of mobile phones for older people. The Austrian company, headquartered in Linz, is currently active in 30 countries. Media contact Chris Bignell Tel: +44 7834 020460 Email: email@example.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of XL Communications in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.