[BCAB] Fwd: flip phone with keys

Sandra Gayer sandragayer7 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 10 11:52:28 BST 2019


Hello,
The features sound wonderful. However, it uses 2G and the only phone
company you can use, as far as I know, is Vodaphone. I'm not sure that
any other provider will entertain 2G.

Very best wishes,
Sandra.

On 6/9/19, Mobeen Iqbal <mobeeniqbal at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Judy.
>
> That's what concerns me, that and the fact that the company doesn't seem
> to have been active lately. I know the RNIB did receive quite a few
> returns of the phone.
>
> Cheers,
>
> Mo.
>
>
> On 09/06/2019 11:36, Judy Pryor wrote:
>> Thats interesting. I thought the Alto was rubbish.
>>
>>
>> All the best
>>
>> Judy
>>
>> Sent from my iPhone
>>
>>> On 9 Jun 2019, at 11:29, Mobeen Iqbal <mobeeniqbal at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hi.
>>>
>>> This is actually the company behind the alto, which wasn't a very well
>>> built phone. the website doesn't seem to have any information regarding
>>> it's availability. It'll be interesting to see if this makes it to the US
>>> or UK.
>>>
>>> Cheers,
>>>
>>> Mo.
>>>
>>>
>>>> On 09/06/2019 11:18, Judy Pryor wrote:
>>>> Just thought I would pass this on in case anybody may know somebody who
>>>> needs a phone with keys apart from the Kapsis  it will be interesting to
>>>> see how much it will cost.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Judy
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>>>
>>>> Begin forwarded message:
>>>>
>>>>> From: Richard Turner <richardturner42 at outlook.com>
>>>>> Date: 9 June 2019 at 05:59:40 BST
>>>>> To: "viphone at googlegroups.com" <viphone at googlegroups.com>
>>>>> Subject: Re: how do I unsub from this list
>>>>> Reply-To: viphone at googlegroups.com
>>>>>
>>>>> Joshua,
>>>>> There is a new flip phone that talks, reads missed calls, you can text
>>>>> the old fashioned way, and it will read the text messages you receive
>>>>> and it has lots of high quality voices on it; its called the Lucia
>>>>> phone.
>>>>> www.luciaphone.com
>>>>>
>>>>> You should know that you can set your iPhone so that you do not have to
>>>>> enter your password for free apps, and as has been said, you do not
>>>>> have to use a passcode.
>>>>> But, flat screen phones are not for everyone.
>>>>> Best of luck,
>>>>> Richard
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Check out my web site at: www.turner42.com
>>>>> “The Hitch Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy has this to say on the subject
>>>>> of flying.  There is an art, it says, or rather, a knack to flying. The
>>>>> knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss."
>>>>> --Douglas Adams, from Life, The Universe and Everything, p.59
>>>>>
>>>>> The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they
>>>>> don't have any." -- Alice Walker
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>>> On Jun 8, 2019, at 8:51 PM, Joshua Hendrickson <louvins at gmail.com>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi to all.  How do I unsubscribe from this list.  I never should have
>>>>>> gotten an iPhone in the first place.  I don't want to take the time to
>>>>>> learn how to type on the stupid keyboard on the screen.  I hate the
>>>>>> idea of having to type in my apple ID when I want to download an app.
>>>>>> Stupid security.  My flip phone was so much easier.  I could just turn
>>>>>> it on and it would power up and away I would go.  No having to type in
>>>>>> my stupid pass code to unlock my phone.  I never should have let that
>>>>>> article I read about seeing AI influence my decision to get an iPhone.
>>>>>> On Monday I'm contacting apple to see about getting it returned and
>>>>>> most of my money back.  With apple care and the cost of my phone, I
>>>>>> spent almost $1000.  I could have bought a great desktop computer for
>>>>>> that much money and it has a real keyboard on it.
>>>>>> --
>>>>>> Joshua Hendrickson
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Joshua Hendrickson
>>>>>>
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