Hearing Aid Compatible Phone List

Last updated: May 17, 2019

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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: $225 or more; generally offer enhanced features such as higher quality camera, Bluetooth, video capabilities, internet access, high-speed processing, touch or tilt screen, and email.

AVERAGE: $125-$224; generally offers lower-quality camera (compared to advanced models), Bluetooth,internet access,increased memory capabilities,larger phonebook capacity,enhanced color display and increased talk time (over basic models). However, may be older, less stylish phones.

BASIC: Less than $125; offers the necessary wireless features, may have lower quality camera, Bluetooth or internet capabilities.Typically offers smaller phonebook capacity and average talk time. Most of these models are generally larger in size compared to more advanced models and lack features such as MP3 players, expandable memory and download capabilities.

Hearing Aid Compatible Models
Make/Model FCCID Rating Level of Functionality
Alcatel 1X 2ACCJB101 M3 Basic
Alcatel A30 2ACCJB075 M4/T4 Basic
Alcatel Idol 4S 2ACCJN008 M4/T4 Advanced
Alcatel Idol 5S 2ACCJA024 M3/T3 Average
Alcatel Pixi 3 (4.5) LTE 2ACCJH031 M3 Basic
Alcatel Pixi 4 2ACCJB057 M3/T3 Average
Alcatel Pop 3 (5.0) 2ACCJA008 M3/T3 Basic
Apple iPhone 7 BCG-E3085A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 7 Plus BCG-E3087A M3, T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 8 BCG-E3159A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone 8 Plus BCG-E3160A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone Xr BCG-E3220A M3/T4 Advanced
Apple iPhone Xs BCG-E3218A M3/T4 Advanced
CAT S31 ZL5S31 M3/T4 Advanced
CAT S40 ZL5S40 M3/T3 Advanced
Essential PH-1 2ALBB-A11 M4/T3 Advanced
LG Q6 ZNFM703 M4/T4 Advanced
LG Stylo 4 ZNFQ710US M4/T3 Advanced
Motorola G (3rd Gen) IHDT56QG1 M4/T3 Average
Motorola Moto E4 IHDT56WD1 M3/T3 Average
Motorola Moto E4 Plus IHDT56WC1 M3/T3 Average
Motorola Moto G5 Plus IHDT56VE1 M4/T4 Advanced
Motorola WX416 IHDT56ND1 M3/T3 Basic
Reach 9788 Z5JREACH-9788 M3/T3 Basic
Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime A3LSMG532M M3 Basic
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 A3LSMN950U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S8 A3LSMG950U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus A3LSMG955U M3/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S9 A3LSMG960U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus A3LSMG965U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S10 A3LSMG973U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Galaxy S10E A3LSMG970U M4/T3 Advanced
Samsung Grand Prime A3LSMG531M M3 Average
Samsung Galaxy J3 A3LSMJ327T M3/T3 Average
Samsung Galaxy J7 A3LSMJ727T M3/T3 Average
VeryKool RS75 WA6RS75 M3/T3 Average
VeryKool S810 WA6S810 M3/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.

Non-Hearing Aid Compatible Handsets