GreatCall Launches Jitterbug Smart, Jitterbug Flip and the Lively Wearable
GreatCall has replaced its phone lineup with two new Jitterbug smartphones, both Alcatel made. GreatCall launches Jitterbug Smart, a large 5.5-inch smartphone that replaces the Samsung’s Jitterbug Touch3. Also, the carrier has added a new Jitterbug Flip phone to its prepaid phone lineup. This phone has been revealed at FCC back in January. The new Jitterbug Flip phone also replaces previously offered GreatCall’s flip phone. Jitterbug Smart is available for $149.99, while Jitterbug Flip can be purchased for $99.99.
In addition to a large 5.5-inch HD display, GreatCall’s new Jitterbug Smart has 8GB of internal storage, support for microSD cards up to 32GB, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS, 5-megapixel main camera with auto-focus and flash, 2-megapixel front-facing camera and 2,500 mAh lithium-ion battery. It also has a speakerphone, voice dictation, 5Star emergency app, Urgent Care MedCoach and Brain HQ. The phone runs Android OS with custom interface that provides simplicity and easy access to Internet, text and email.
Jitterbug Flip features duo displays, internal 3.2-inch HVGA and external 1.44-inch display. It has 1 GB of internal storage, 2-megapixel camera with flash, Bluetooth, GPS, dedicated 5Star button, Flashlight, Speakerphone, Headset Jack, Dock connector, Micro-USB and a 1,780 mAh lithium-ion battery to power it all. The Jitterbug Flip is available in red and graphite.
The Lively Wearable
In addition to new Jitterbug Smart and Jitterbug Flip phones, Great Call announced the Lively Wearable, device for active aging. The Lively Wearable offers activity tracking and connects to highly trained agents with pressing on only one button when needed. The device must be linked to user’s smartphone and it connects via Bluetooth. It works with all Android 4.4 BLE phones while support for iOS will be added in summer 2016. The Lively Wearable is available is gold and silver for $49.99 at stores while online, it will be added soon. The service for the Lively Wearable is $14.99 per month.