These days, for many people their mobile phone is more than just a device that they use to call their family and friends. Continuing advancements in technology mean that you can do more than you’ve ever been able to all on a smart little device. For this reason, many use their mobile phone more than they do any other type of entertainment device, even including televisions. After all, you can watch videos, listen to music, browse the internet and read books all on your mobile phone.
Unfortunately, when searching the market for mobile phones for the visually impaired, you may feel as though you’re missing out of some of the incredible things all other smartphones are able to do. Thankfully, the ‘In Your Pocket’ device isn’t like the vast majority of other mobile phones for the visually impaired and you can do so much more on this device than make a phone call and send a text. So, keep reading to find out more about how an In Your Pocket device can help keep you entertained.
Listen to the best radio stations
So many people listen to the radio throughout the day and with the In Your Pocket device, you can too. Whether you have a favourite station you like to tune into or you would like to find new stations that match a particular genre, simply ask your device and it will make it happen. With the ability to stream hundreds of radio stations on WiFi, there is something for everyone.
Enjoy your favourite audio books
The In Your Pocket device will also double up as an audio book reader for the visually impaired, so now you can enjoy your favourite books on the go. These days there are audio books available from a huge range of authors covering all genres and on In Your Pocket, you can stream books from places like RNIB, Calibre and Torch Trust without the worry of borrowing limits. You can also find the book you’re looking for by simply using your voice too.
Keep up to date with the latest news
Many people don’t even realise that ‘talking newspapers’ exist and you don’t need to pick up a paper to find out what’s going on in the world. With the help of your In Your Pocket device, you can keep up to date and listen to hundreds of British newspapers. A talking newspaper is undeniably beneficial and a great way to stay entertained whilst on the go.
Flick through popular magazines
The same way you can get a talking newspaper, you can also get a talking magazine too. If you enjoy flicking through the pages of different magazines to pass the time, you can now do so really easily on your In Your Pocket device. With lots of different magazines to choose from, you can guarantee that there will be something that you’re interested in listening to.
Find new podcasts
More and more people nowadays are getting hooked on podcasts. They enjoy listening to their favourite celebrities chat about different controversial or real-life topics every week. You can now subscribe to your favourite podcasts on your In Your Pocket device too. So, you can make sure you never miss out on an episode again.
Chat away with friends on Zoom
You may have seen our previous post about being able to join Zoom calls on an In Your Pocket device and it goes without saying that being able to do this really will keep you entertained. No matter whether you’re catching up with friends and family, playing a virtual quiz or even attending a church service, the ability to be on a Zoom call via this device will help you stay connected.
Purchasing an In Your Pocket device
All in all, there is no denying that no matter what your interests may be or how you like to pass the time, an In Your Pocket device will be able to keep you entertained. You will never feel like you’re missing out again just because you need a mobile phone for the visually impaired. With the In Your Pocket device to hand, you will be able to do so much without having to purchase a standard smartphone which can be incredibly difficult to use.
If you would like to find out more about the In Your Pocket device, either browse our website or get in touch with a member of our team today. We will gladly answer any questions that you may have about this smart little device and ensure that you have all of the additional information you require. There really is no denying that In Your Pocket is one of the best mobile phones for the visually impaired, so don’t miss out on everything that it has to offer.