Hearing Aid Compatible Phone List

Last updated: May 1, 2024

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The following pricing is subject to change without notice, and assumes service with Pine Cellular.

Pine Cellular offers a variety of phone models. Many of the models offered are considered hearing-aid compatible (HAC) to meet the needs of wireless users with hearing disabilities. Models are presented here by category of price for easy selection.

ADVANCED: $500 or more; Devices with higher end design and finish, generally offering enhanced features such as higher quality camera, video capabilities, battery life, internet access, and high-speed processing.

AVERAGE: $251-$499; generally offers lower-quality camera and battery life (compared to advanced models), increased memory capabilities, enhanced color display and increased talk time (over basic models). However, may be older, less stylish phones.

BASIC: Less than $250; Entry-level phone that offers the necessary wireless features but may have lower quality camera, battery life, processor speeds and internet capabilities. Most of these models are generally thicker in size compared to more advanced models.

Hearing Aid Compatible Models
Make/Model FCCID Rating Level of Functionality
Apple iPhone 11 BCG-EDD09A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 11 Pro BCG-E3305A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 12 BCG-E3542A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 12 Mini BCG-E3539A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 13 BCG-E3997A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 14 BCG-E8138A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 15 BCG-E8427A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone SE BCG-E3500A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone SE 2022 BCG-E4082A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone Xr BCG-E3220A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone Xs BCG-E3218A M3/T4 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy A02s ZCASMA025U M3/T3 Basic
Samsung Galaxy A03s ZCASMA037U M3/T3 Basic
Samsung Galaxy A11 ZCASMA115U M4/T3 Basic
Samsung Galaxy A12 A3LSMA125U M3/T3 Basic
Samsung Galaxy A13 5G A3LSMA136U M3/T3 Basic
Samsung Galaxy A14 5G ZCASMA146U M3/T3 Basic
Samsung A15 A3LSMA156U This Handset is hearing aid-compatible, conversational Gain of 18dB (with hearing aid) and 21dB (without hearing aid) Basic
Samsung Galaxy A21 ZCASMA215U M4/T3 Basic
Samsung A25 A3LSMA256U M3/T3 Average
Samsung Galaxy A32 A3LSMA326U This Handset is hearing aid-compatible, conversational Gain of 14dB (with hearing aid) and 16dB (without hearing aid) Average
Samsung Galaxy A35 A3LSMA356U M3/T3 Average
Samsung Galaxy A42 A3LSMA426U M3/T3 Average
Samsung Galaxy A51 A3LSMA515U M3/T3 Average
Samsung Galaxy A52 A3LSMA526U M3/T3 Average
Samsung Galaxy A53 A3LSMA536U M3/T3 Average
Samsung Galaxy A54 5G A3LSMA546U M3/T3 Average
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 A3LSMN970U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S10 A3LSMG973U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S10+ A3LSMG975U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S10E A3LSMG970U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung S20 FE A3LSMG781U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung S21 A3LSMG991U M3/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G A3LSMG990U M3/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S22 A3LSMS901U M3/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S23 A3LSMS911U M3/T3 Advanced
Samsung S24 A3LSMS921U This Handset is hearing aid-compatible, conversational Gain of 15dB (with hearing aid) and 19dB (without hearing aid) Advanced
TCL 10L 2ACCJN036 M4/T3 Basic
TCL 10 Pro 2ACCJN034 M4/T3 Average

These phones have been tested and rated for use with hearing aids for some of the wireless technologies that it uses. However, there may be some newer wireless technologies used in these phones that have not been tested yet for use with hearing aids. It is important to try the different features of these phones thoroughly and in different locations, using your hearing aid or cochlear implant, to determine if you hear any interfering noise. Consult your service provider or the manufacturer of these phones for information on hearing aid compatibility. If you have questions about return or exchange policies, consult your service provider or phone retailer.