Opel Easy Smart 2- A smartphone for seniors
Product: Opel Easy Smart 2
Cheapest place to buy: ebay.com.au
My rating: 8 out of 10
Owning a smartphone makes things easier. It allows for easy communication with family and friends and it makes daily tasks easier. Most people these days have a smartphone but seniors are often left out. Smartphones these days can hard and complicated but the Opel Easy Smart 2 is is a great smartphone for anyone of any age but is especially useful for seniors. In this review I will be talking about the Opel Easy Smart 2 and why all seniors should have one.
The Opel Easy Smart 2 is clear and easy to read and use. It is a cheap phone to buy making it easily affordable and a great option for anyone on a budget. It has an SOS features meaning the user can call for help in an emergency with the press of a button. There is also a fall detector on the phone and it is compatible with hearing aids. All of these things are benefits for seniors making it a phone perfect for them. This phone could save their life because of it`s SOS feature.
The Opel Easy Smart 2 has many features and benefits especially for seniors. It`s features include network unlocked, 4G Network meaning it will work on any Australia and New Zealand 4G and 3G network, VoLTE, 5 inch Screen, Android 8.1 Go Edition, Hearing Aid Compatible M4/T4, Fall Detection Emergency Feature, SOS Emergency Call Button, Bluetooth, MP4 Player, Calendar and physical home and back buttons which is not usually seen in phone much anymore.
It also features expandable memory up to 32GB using a Micro SD card, FM Radio, flashlight, loud speaker, large 3000mAh battery and a charging station is also included where you can stand the phone to charge it. The Opel Easy Smart 2 is worth buying for anyone but is very useful for seniors due to the large screen, ease of use, SOS and fall detection features as well as the hearing aid compatibility which are all things seniors need and will be very useful to have on their smartphone.
Opel Easy Smart 2 Specifications
- Unlocked – works on any Australian / NZ 3G or 4G network
- 5″ screen, 1280 x 720 display resolution (pixels)
- 5MP front camera, 8MP rear camera, built in flash
- 1GB RAM and 8GB Internal Memory; expandable with micro SD
- SOS Emergency Button, Fall Detector, Hearing Aid compatible
- Physical home and back buttons
- Large 3000mAh Battery Capacity
- Micro USB port
- FM radio; Headphone output (3.5mm)
- Wi-Fi 4, Bluetooth v4.2 – Hotspot to any device
- Charging cradle, phone case, earphones and lanyard included
Pros And Cons
- Clear and easy to see
- Fast and responsive
- Cheap to buy
- SOS feature
- Fall detector
- Hearing aid compatible
- Network Unlocked
- Phone case included
- Charging cradle included
- May not be suitable for young people
- Does not have latest or advanced features
Where To Buy
The Opel Easy Smart 2 is available in supermarkets, department stores, electrical stores and post offices. It is not available in carrier stores and the most common place to find this phone is in a post office. It will cost you around $160 to $200 to buy depending if the store has it on sale or not. The phone will come unlocked meaning you can use it with any carrier you like without needing to worry about get it unlocked. Simply put in a SIM, set it up and you`re good to go.
There is a way to get it cheaper. The Opel Easy Smart 2 is currently on sale on eBay for $135 and is also unlocked and brand new. It will come in the original box as well. I recommend getting yours through eBay because it will save you money. If you are still not sure if this phone is for you it may help if you watch my video on it. It is not a review but it is an unboxing, setup and overview video where I unbox, set up and go over the phone and it`s features.
If you are interested in watching my video you will find it on my YouTube channel here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVEopPyxh60
In Conclusion The Opel Easy Smart 2 is a great budget phone packed full of features which are very useful for seniors. Seniors will get the most benefits out of this phone due to the SOS feature, fall detector and hearing aid compatibility being things a lot of seniors need. The phone has a 5 inch screen that is clear and easy to read and use. It is fast and responsive, has a large 3000mAh battery and 8GB internal storage that is expandable using a Micro SD card. The Opel Easy Smart 2 comes unlocked meaning you can use it with any carrier you like. Simply put in a SIM, set it up and you`re good to go. The phone is cheap to buy and available in post offices, department stores and electrical stores but post offices are the most common place to find it. It will cost between $160 and $200 to buy in store and it is not available in carrier stores. The cheapest place to buy the Opel Easy Smart 2 is online through eBay where it is currently on sale for $135. I recommend you buy one from eBay to save yourself money. I hope you enjoyed this review. If you have any questions or opinions of your own please let me know in the comments.