But a phone comes with so many responsibilities these days that it is not a simple decision to make. Phones have become so smart, and these features can get your kids into trouble without even knowing it! Data downloads can cost a fortune, phone calls and texts can get out of hand, and kids can get obsessed with gaming. We have lost sight as to what a phone is actually designed to do! But wait, now there is a solution! The OwnFone is simply one thing – A Phone!
OwnFone was specifically designed with kids and seniors in mind. Without a screen, users can only make and receive phone calls. It is Australia’s simplest mobile phone with no texting, internet, apps, games, video, or camera.
“It is perfect for people who want a safe, low cost, and low risk mobile phone to keep in touch.” The simple yet clever
alleviates concerns that experts and the general public have about the dangers of smartphones. Unassuming users of smartphones can fall victim to cyberbullying and inappropriate web content, and accrue high costs with in-app purchases.
The OwnFone can be custom designed from a number of templates and comes pre-programmed with the numbers of your choice, and that is it.
These phones are great. Our kids keep their
OwnFonein their pocket, bag or on a lanyard when they are away from us. It gives us peace of mind as a parent, and a sense of security for our kids. But think of this – OwnFones are not limited to kids. Seniors will also be relieved, as there is finally a simple, light mobile phone with one button dialling that does not come with all the fuss of apps, software updates, passwords, and complicated user guides. These phones are currently only available in Australia and are provided through the Vodafone network. Prepaid and month to month post-paid plans are available with a lot of included calls. And the best thing about these phones – The risk of having your