KOBA Vision EasyReader Reading Machine Blind-proof scanner system

  • Scanner system, the most suitable solution for the blind. Blind-proof!
  • Fast and accurate read-out system.
  • Very easy to operate. Navigates as a daisyplayer. Simple operation with easy-feel illuminated and talking buttons!
  • Nuance and Acapela voices. 34 languages including Arabic and Hebrew.
  • Portable system with battery.
  • Export scans to USB.
  • Reads PDF files from USB.
  • Braille output. Complete solution for the deaf-blind!
  • Optional keyboard to save texts on the internal hard drive, USB or MP3 player.

 2.690,00

Description

The EasyReader is a device which reads texts quickly and accurately. Your mail, magazines, papers or books, within a few seconds you can listen to all your printed texts, read by a natural voice. The device is simple and very easy to use, without any problems with incidence of light, page positioning or quality of paper. The portable EasyReader with its slim aluminum casing and the built-in battery is your ideal personal assistent throughout the day.

The scanner, very easy to use

The EasyReader uses the built-in scanner to read out the texts. The scanner is most suited to read pages, and it remains without doubt the most accurate solution for reading your texts.

The EasyReaeder can really be used blindfoldedly. Light and shade have no impact, hefty books can easily be pressed down and the page is always ideally positioned because the scanner edges are perfectly perceptible. Moreover the scanner offers the highest possible resolution, allowing perfect reading of medicine information leaflets.

Simple, yet complete

Just like its predecessor, the EasyReader is the simplest device in the world. The limited number of buttons with spoken help messages allows a very simple use. The volume, reading speed, battery status and the Daisy based navigation are easy to operate.

Nonetheless, the EasyReader offers a complete navigation, on letter, word, sentence, line, text block and page level. The device was conceived so that you can operate it like a Daisy player. The EasyReader allows you to simply scan the entire page without missing even the smallest of details.

The camera, quickly determining the starting position yourself

The EasyReader can do it! The camera does a quick scan, and you decide yourself which part of the text must be read. In that way, you can quickly decide yourself what you want to read and you do not have to wait for the device. Furthermore, you can even scan the page for text, white spaces and pictures. Owing to the unique positioning technique texts become even more accessible. Reading like this makes every page interesting.

Really portable, lightweight aluminium design

The built-in battery allows 7 hours of reading pleasure without any need to connect it to power. The lightweight aluminium casing makes the device very solid and makes it perfectly possible to use it away from your home or office. You can easily scan texts on the road or away from home, without taking up any additional space.

Quick and accurate

With one push on the scan button, the EasyReader will read the text to you in seconds. The device is very accurate and transfers all text into a natural voice. The new OCR software makes voice recognition even quicker. Now you can even chose to switch off column recognition and to really read the text from left to right.

Digital sound

Texts are read with a crystal clear digital sound quality. The voices sound naturally and are pleasant to listen to. The new EasyReader now offers an even broader range of voices. You can chose between the high quality voices in Nuance Vocalizer or the new crystal clear voices in Acapela. The device has a headset jack allowing you to listen undisturbedly and attentively.

Document management

The EasyReader can read PDF files from a USB stick. Additionally it also exports texts to an MP3 player or USB stick. Just connect and the EasyReader will automatically ask you what to do. Should you still want more options, you can use the optional keyboard to save onto the hard disk, MP3 player or USB memory stick. You can then simply listen to the texts at a later time.

Braille

By connecting your braille display, the EasyReader will convert the scanned text to braille characters. Even all messages are displayed in braille to make the EasyReader fully operational for the deaf-blind.

Options

Specifications

Scanning modes
  • With column recognition
  • Without column recognition
  • Page orientation
Navigation
  • Spelling
  • Word
  • Sentence
  • Line
  • Block
  • Page
Voices and languages
  • 96 voices/34 languages (Nuance Vocalizer and Acapela)
  • Optional Arabic and Hebrew language pack
  • Automatic language detection
Document management
  • Import PDF-files from USB
  • Export to USB in txt, mp3 and jpeg format
  • Optional storage keyboard to import and export
Connectivity Braille display, USB
Battery and autonomy Lion-Ion battery (Autonomy: 7 hours, Charging time: 4 hours)
Weight 3,8 kg
Dimensions Length: 428 mm, Width: 260 mm, Height: 72 mm
SKU: VER0 Category: