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Help with phone for an old nearly blind person.

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I have an 86 year old grandpa that lives on the end of a phone line and the line has went bad and the company has refused to fix it so he has no phone and lives in the middle of no where.  We had him a large button phone with high volume that worked great but is useless now.  Is there a cell phone version of this?  Is there a way to just use a cell phone and hook it to a blue tooth speaker so he could talk to it to make calls?  Any ideas would be greatly appreciated.

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Try looking at the specs for the following- Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A

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Yes, any smartphone can connect to a blue tooth speaker for voice. As Chemist recommended a large phone like the Note would be easy to use. You can even get a tablet with 4G LTE --assuming he gets a cell signal in his area. This site will give you an idea about cell signal strength in his area so you can decide which carrier to pick. 

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So if i got him a Samsung Galaxy Note 5 SM-N920A and a cell phone docking station that looks like a phone is there a way he can just talk to it to make a call?  He is getting really bad eye site so that would be best

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