Now accepting orders for the Orbit Speak, Orbit Reader Q20 and Q40  


  • Orbit Reader Q40 Bundles with Padded carrying case
  • Due to heavy demand, please allow up to 6 weeks for the product to ship.  Orders are shipped in the order they are received.
    • Unique signage-quality Braille
    • 40 eight-dot refreshable Braille cells
    • Use stand-alone or connected to a computer or mobile device
    • Book-reader mode – read your favourite books and files from SD Card or USB Flash Drive
    • Note-taker mode - take notes and edit files
    • Braille display mode connects to 5 computers and mobile devices over USB and Bluetooth
    • Works with all popular screen readers on Windows, Mac OS, iOS, Android, Fire OS, Chrome OS and Linux
      • Read and send messages and emails
      • Browse the internet and social media
      • Control your smartphone or computer
    • Onboard forward and backward translation with support for 40+ languages
    • Onboard Apps
      • Clock and alarm
      • Calendar
      • Calculator
    • Cursor Routing buttons
    • Audio and Haptic output
    • Switch easily and instantly between modes
    • Full-featured, high-quality Perkins-style 8-key Braille keyboard
    • Cursor pad with 4-way arrows and select keys for easy navigation
    • Panning control rocker keys at each end of the display
    • USB C port for charging and connectivity
    • Fast-charging long-life battery
    • Compact, lightweight and portable
      • 1.65 lb, 11.6 x 3.8 x 1.3 inch
      • 750 grams, 29.5 x 9.6 x 3.3 cm
    • Solid, durable construction, resistant to fluids and dust
    • Includes an SD Card, Charger and a USB cable
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  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Reader 40 Note: The extended warranty must normally be purchased within 60 days after purchase of the device.  We have now increased this period to 6 months as a special offer during the conventions.
  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Reader 40 Note: Extended warranty can only be purchased within 60 days from the date of purchase
  •   Introducing the Orbit Reader 40 case, a custom bonded leather case designed to enhance usability while providing secure protection for your unit. This form-fitted case enables users to easily utilize the display while keeping the case on, and it includes a comfortable strap for convenient carrying. The top and bottom sections are made of neoprene, offering a non-slip surface for added stability. The top section features a zipper pocket cover with magnet closures, allowing for easy opening and closing. If needed, the zipper pocket cover can be flipped to the rear and securely fastened under the unit, enabling users to utilize the display while walking. The spacious zipper pocket is designed to store your cell phone, earbuds, and other items, ensuring their security and protection. The case is thoughtfully designed to enable users to utilize their display while the case remains on, and it is equipped with black plastic hooks for enhanced security, durability, and safety. Additionally, the Orbit Reader 40 case includes a 3" x 1 3/4" plastic pocket on the inside flap, specifically designed to hold cards. Turtleback continues its tradition of creating functional, durable, and visually appealing fitted cases, proudly made in USA.   Video:
  • USB Type C Cable Available for:
    • Orbit Reader 40 - Refreshable Braille Display