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Why Jethro Phones are Great for Kids

Updated: Oct 12, 2021

By: Sierra Schallock - Marketing Specialist, March 2, 2021

Choosing the right phone for your kid can be challenging. Some questions you may have include what age should a kid get a cell phone? What is the safest phone for a child? What is the best cell phone for a child?

Jethro is here to make choosing the right phone for your kid a little easier. We know that many parents are not ready for their children to have an all-access pass to the internet. However, parents still need to be able to stay in contact with their children.

So, how do you avoid the many distractions phones have or the potential for falling grades?At Jethro, we offer a simple cell phone without all the extras. The SC490 is a cell phone with many features perfect for kids.

First, the SC490 does not connect to the internet which means no web browsing and no apps. You will never have to worry about unsupervised internet access with this cell phone.

The SC490 also has big buttons and a large screen, perfect for first time cell phone users.Additionally, we make phones with simple, easy to use operating systems. This makes the phone easy to learn.

Finally, the SC490 includes a mobile phone SOS button. This allows for phone numbers to be preprogrammed in case of emergencies. When pressed, the SOS button will call all the preprogramed numbers one by one and send out a text message if there is no answer. This feature can keep your child safe in case of an emergency.

If you have a questions or want to know more, please don’t hesitate to call us at 1.888.509.6199 or email us at We are always happy to answer any questions you may have.

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