Hammacher Schlemmer introduces amplified answering machine which could play back the message up to 30 decibels for better hearing. There are 10 levels of amplification adjustments with play back messages at three speed settings to slow down the rate of speech for better comprehension.
The Amplified Answering machine stores up to 30 minutes of messages and 3-minute memo recordings which is time-stamped in a clear, audible voice. Call screening function enables you to listen to a caller leaving a message without having to answer. The machine is of size 8″ D x 5″ W x 2 1/4″ H and weight of 1 lb with large, easy-to-read buttons and an LCD that displays the number of messages received. The retail price of the machine is $59.95.