CapTel 840

CapTel 840

For people who do not have Internet access, analog telephone lines to provide captions and voice - all over the phone line! Requires analog telephone line(s). DSL supported if appropriate filter in place.

Be sure of what people say over the phone with CapTel 840. Designed for use with traditional analog telephone lines, this remarkable phone works like any other phone, but it also shows written captions during your telephone conversations. The captions are provided by a free service that connects automatically to the call. The ideal choice for people who do not have high-speed Internet access.


  • Hearing Loss
  • Telephone Service
  • Analog telephone service/line
  • Standard electrical power

CapTel 840 Features:

  • Captions are provided by a free service that connects to the call.
  • Calls you make are automatically connected to the Captioning Service to provide captions.
  • Incoming callers dial the service first, then enter your phone number in order for you to get captions.*
  • Adjustable font sizes and colors
  • Built in Answering Machine (with captions)
  • Phone book to store frequently called numbers (95+ names)
  • Easy access to voice mail and answering machine messages.
  • Works just like a standard phone for people who do not need captions.
  • Warranty 5-year Replacement Program
  • Built in Answering Machine (with captions)

** This model works only in the United States **

NOTE: Several states have free programs that provide CapTel 840 at no cost to residents who have hearing loss. To see if you qualify for a no-cost CapTel 840 in your state, Apply for a No-Cost CapTel 840 Phone

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