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


  • Trade-In Offer Trade In and Save: Upgrade to the Latest Technology from Orbit Are you ready to experience the next generation of assistive technology? Orbit Research is excited to offer a special trade-in program that lets you upgrade your current device and save! Trade-In Offer Details From July 1 to September 1, 2024, trade in your Orbit Reader 20, 20 Plus, or 40 and receive a $100 discount coupon. This coupon can be applied towards the purchase of an Orbit Speak, Orbit Reader Q20, or Orbit Reader Q40.  The offer is subject to the terms and conditions below. How It Works
    1. Purchase Eligibility: Any person who purchases an Orbit Speak, Orbit Speak Plus, Orbit Reader Q20, or Orbit Reader Q40 between July 1 and September 1, 2024, will be eligible to receive a $100 discount from the retail purchase price.
    2. Mail-In Requirement: To qualify for the discount, the prospective purchaser must mail in an Orbit Reader 20, 20 Plus, or 40 Braille Display. The display must be complete, and the case must be intact.
    3. Processing: Once the unit has been received and evaluated by Orbit Research, the appropriate discount will be applied to your purchase, and the unit will be shipped to you.
    Terms and Conditions
    1. Acceptance Criteria: The acceptability of the trade-in unit and the eligibility for the discount coupon are at the sole discretion of Orbit Research.
    2. Limitations: Only one unit per coupon will be eligible.
    3. Program Duration: This trade-in program is valid until September 1, 2024.
    Step-by-Step Process
    1. Contact Orbit Research:
      • Fill out the trade-in form below to receive a Trade-In Number (TIN).
      • Use the provided TIN for all correspondence related to your trade-in.
    2. Prepare Your Trade-In Unit:
      • Ensure your Orbit Reader 20, 20 Plus, or 40 is complete and the enclosure is intact.
      • Include all accessories.
      • Package the device securely to prevent any damage during shipping.
      • Write the TIN clearly on the outside of the package.
    3. Mail Your Trade-In Unit:
      • Send your trade-in unit to the address provided by Orbit Research or the authorized dealer.
      • Include your contact information and the provided TIN in the package.
    4. Evaluation:
      • Orbit Research will inspect the trade-in unit to ensure it is in acceptable condition. The device should not have suffered from damage, and its enclosure as well as internal construction must be intact. All connectors and internal circuit boards must be functional.
      • Upon confirmation of the unit's acceptability, Orbit Research will apply the $100 discount.
    5. Purchase and Discount Application:
      • After the trade-in unit is accepted, Orbit Research will provide you with a confirmation and apply the $100 discount to your purchase of an Orbit Speak, Orbit Speak Plus, Orbit Reader Q20, or Orbit Reader Q40.
    6. Final Purchase and Shipping:
      • You will be charged the discounted price, and your new device will be shipped to you promptly.
    Upgrade today and take advantage of this limited-time offer!  For any questions or additional information, please contact our customer service team via email at or on the phone at 888-606-7248. Trade-In Request Form
  • Orbit Reader Q40 Bundles with Padded carrying case
  • 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
  • USB Type C Cable Available for:
    • Orbit Reader 40 - Refreshable Braille Display
  •   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:
  • 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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