Wireless CapTel® by Sprint® is an app available for individuals with hearing loss and understandable speech to place calls CapTel services on Android™ powered devices running OS 2.3 or higher (also compatible with select Android 2.2 devices). Using state of the art voice recognition technology, CapTel delivers captions of everything your caller says, while you listen (with your residual hearing) and speak directly to your caller.
App features include: integrated contact list, call history, font size/color modifications and built in voicemail.
This app requires a network connection with high enough bandwidth and low enough latency to reliably process a voice-over-IP call. It is highly recommended that use of this app be done in conjunction with connection through a 4G or WiFi network. Attempting to use a 3G connection is not recommended.
Available only in USA and US territories. International calls will either be blocked or terminated.
Registration is required to use this app. If no data plan service selected, casual data charges may apply. Learn more at http://www.sprintcaptel.com .
Although Wireless CapTel by Sprint can be used for emergency calling, such emergency calling may not function the same as traditional 911/E911 services. By using Wireless CapTel by Sprint for emergency calling you agree that Sprint is not responsible for any damages resulting from errors, defects, malfunctions, interruption or failures in accessing or attempting to access emergency services through Wireless CapTel by Sprint whether caused by the negligence of Sprint or otherwise.
Due to FCC regulations, only individuals with a hearing loss can use this app.
Customer service can be reached at [email protected]
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* v1.93: FCC Compliance update
* v1.92: FCC Label Compliance
* v1.91:Android 4.4 support
* v1.90:Microphone fixes, minor updates
* v1.85:Minor updates
* v1.80:FCC Compliance to remove auto-login, users must log in by tapping login button. Upgrading to this version is mandatory
* v1.75:FCC update, voicemail fix, audio enhancement
* v1.70:Added ability to speak number, searching contacts, enlarged captions
* v1.62:Reduced battery use
* v1.50:Added news/surveys, compatibility with newer devices