Best mobiles for senior citizens in India in 2019

mobiles for senior citizens
Best mobiles for senior citizens

Looking for the best mobiles for senior citizens in India, then the search ends here.

Today we have mobile phones for every age group from children to teenagers to adult, so why not for seniors.

We have provided our children phones so we can keep a track on them and as well as teenagers. We also need to give the same attention to our parents who are too old to take care of them.

Seeing today’s busy and hectic life, it is not possible to keep track of elderly people that is why mobile is the best thing for this job.

Most of the elders develop a gradual decrease in hearing and difficulty in reading and writing. Mobiles which we are using will confuse them more rather than helping due to the waves of multimedia applications installed in mobiles.

So, keeping in mind that they hear a loud ringtone when phone rings and read the biggest possible name of caller on screen and as well as they can use SOS (save our soul) feature for emergency purpose, below is the list of best phones for seniors.

What is SOS in mobile?

It is a feature which is used for emergency calling and SMS at one push of a button, also you can call it panic button.

IBall Aasaan 4

IBall Aasaan 4
Price: 2,679

All what is needed for respected seniors this phone has it like big keypad, large fonts on screen, enhanced audio, mobile tracking, SOS button, LED torch, wireless FM, talking keypad and Braille keypad.

The phone is backed up with 1,800mAh battery and a 32GB microSD storage.

Pros and Cons: The phone is very handy and easy to use for senior citizens. The phone is good for basic requirements. Battery backup is okay. It has a feature of reading the contact numbers out loud while going through contacts (few complains that is sometime irritating).

Senior World Easyfone Royale Mobile Phone

Senior World Easyfone Royale Mobile Phone

Price: 3,350

Another smartphone for senior citizens comes with extra premium features. It has 20 plus senior-friendly features.

Some the unique and premium features are:
     Photo speed dial
     Block unwanted calls
     CareTouch feature
     Hearing aid compatible
     Camera with flash

CareTouch feature will let the caregiver set medication reminder. It has a torch with dedicated key.

Pros and Cons: Battery life is okay with 2-3 days standby. Phone announcing assistant is a bit for crowded place. Charging dock is handy. Build quality is good for the price. Best flip phone for elderly. Braille keypad for visually challenged person.

SENIOR WORLD Easyfone Elite Mobile Phone

SENIOR WORLD Easyfone Elite Mobile Phone

Price: 3,150

Another addition to the family of smartphone for seniors. With 1000 mAh battery and 2.3 inch screen with high resolution makes this phone more user friendly.

Some features makes this phone an essential buy for elders such as hearing aid compatibility, medicine reminders, photo contacts, cradle charger and more.

Pros and Cons: It supports English and Hindi fonts. Only single sim support. Back lit buttons. 4G sim can be used but not JIO sim.



Price: 2,100

Best budget phone for elderly people. Has all the common features of phones for seniors.

Dedicated buttons for sounds, torch, camera, and reminders. Optional cradle charger.

Pros and cons: Easy to dial, loud and clear sounds, long battery life, good holding grip for not to sturdy hands, SOS button with advanced features, lightweight, dual sim support, regional languages Hindi and Gujarati supported, voice quality is not up to the mark.

Nokia 216

Nokia 216

Price: 2,449

For those who cannot forget Nokia, can get this piece to quench the thirst. It is one of the most demanded phone online. This phone was launched on 2017 and still going strong.

It is a very basic phone with catchy looks, 2.4 inch screen size.

Pros and cons: Dual sim 2G compatible, 2000 phonebook contacts, Facebook supported, call recorder, no 4G support, conference calling, memory card supported to enjoy multimedia, loud volume even in open traffic.


Price: 2,490

Another lightweight addition to the family with SOS button to reach 5 contacts via sms simultaneously at one push. Color screen of 2.2 inches with robust look.

Easy to hold even for light grip users. Dual sim with FM and Bluetooth connectivity. It is the best bar phone for senior citizens.

Pros and cons: Hindi, English and Gujarati supported. Talktime 8 hours and 5 hours of standby. No card slot. Can save 8 photo contacts. Good battery backup.

senior citizen mobiles
senior citizen mobiles list

Conclusion: Above are the selected and best mobiles for seniorcitizens in India. It is our moral duty to respect and support our seniors, so providing them with senior citizen supported phones is a good gesture to start with. Senior citizens mobiles are not featured with gang of applications and social media, but is enough to connect socially with their loved ones.

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