Announcing the Orbit Reader Q20 and the Orbit Reader Q40 braille displays with QWERTY keyboards.   

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    • Unique signage-quality Braille
    • 20 eight-dot refreshable Braille cells
    • Book-reader mode - read your favourite books and files from SD card
    • Note-taker mode - takes notes and edit files
    • Braille-display mode - connects to computers and mobile devices over USB and Bluetooth
    • Use stand-alone or connected to a computer or mobile device
    • Works with all popular screen readers on Windows, Mac OS, iOS, and Android
      • Read and send messages and emails
      • Browse the internet
      • Control your computer or smartphone
    Download the Product Brochure Download Orbit Research Braille Products Comparison Guide If you are ordering from outside the US, for volume discounts or to become a distributor please contact us at sales@orbitresearch.com
  • USB-A to Micro-B Cable Available for:
    • Orbit Reader 20 - Refreshable Braille Display
    • Orion-TI 30XS - Multiview Talking Scientific Calculator
    • Offers protection from physical damage
    • Protects against wear and tear
    • Carry with ease
     
  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Reader 20 Note: Extended warranty can only be purchased within 60 days from the date of purchase
  • Click here to download Android version Click here to download Windows version  
    • Enables teachers in mainstream classrooms to seamlessly interact with blind students through an app on a smartphone, computer or tablet
    • Connects over Bluetooth to the student’s Orbit Reader 20 braille display.
    • Provides a real-time text translation of the braille being read or written by the student on the device.
    • Provides the ability to develop and deliver educational materials in the form of interactive lessons and tutorials
    • Tutorials can also leverage audio and speech capabilities from the smartphone, PC or tablet
    • Integrated file-transfer feature to exchange classwork and homework materials between student and teacher
    • Capable of supporting contracted and uncontracted braille in English and over 40 other languages
    • Requires a free license to be activated to use with an Orbit Reader 20. Contact us with the serial number of your unit at techsupport@orbitresearch.com to receive the license file.
     
  • Click here to download from Google Playstore
    • The world’s most affordable solution for face-to-face communications
    • Completely FREE for users of the Orbit Reader 20
    • Works with Android smartphones or tablets - no additional hardware needed
    • Offers the ultimate in portability, reliability and ease of use
    • The deafblind user does not have to hand their personal phone to a stranger. They can carry an inexpensive tablet or spare phone with them, which is already set up with the app and is already connected with the user’s Orbit Reader 20 device
    • A blind user can use the self-voicing option of the app without the need for a screen reader. The app does NOT depend on Brailleback or Talkback
    • The on-screen keyboard obviates the need for an external keyboard, but external keyboards can also be used if desired
    • A history feature allows the users to scroll back and review previous messages on the Orbit Reader 20 and on the smartphone or tablet
    • Conversations are also saved automatically into a file with a date and time stamp
    • A broadcast feature allows the deafblind user to send messages to multiple people who have the app installed
    • A file transfer feature allows the exchange of files between the Orbit Reader 20 and the phone or tablet
    • Capable of supporting contracted and uncontracted braille in English and over 40 other languages
    • Requires a free license to be activated to use with an Orbit Reader 20. Contact us with the serial number of your unit at techsupport@orbitresearch.com to receive the license file.
     
    • Onboard forward and backward translation with support for 40+ languages
    • Onboard Apps
      • Clock and alarm
      • Calendar
      • Calculator
    • Unique signage-quality Braille
    • 20 eight-dot refreshable Braille cells
    • Book-reader mode – read your favourite books and files from SD Card
    • Note-taker mode - take notes and edit files
    • Braille display mode connects to computers and mobile devices over USB and Bluetooth
    • Use stand-alone or connected to a computer or mobile device
    • 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
      • Control your computer or smartphone
    • 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
    • Micro-USB port for charging and connectivity
    • Fast-charging long-life battery
    • Compact, lightweight and portable
    • 0.96 lb., 6.6 x 4.3 x 1.25 inch
    • 435 grams, 16.8 x 10.9 x 3.2 cm
    • Solid, durable construction, resistant to fluids and dust
    Download the Product Brochure Download Orbit Research Braille Products Comparison Guide If you are ordering from outside the US, for volume discounts or to become a distributor please contact us at sales@orbitresearch.com
    • The Orbit Reader 20 Plus offers all the features of the revolutionary Orbit Reader 20, including a book reader, editor and the ability to connect to a smartphone or computer via Bluetooth or USB and access all applications.
    • In addition, it provides new features for productivity and convenience such as onboard translation to and from braille in over 40 languages, a clock with alarms, a calendar and a calculator.
    • You can either buy a new Orbit Reader 20 Plus unit or Can order an Upgrade for your current Orbit Reader 20 unit.
    Download the product brochure If you are ordering from outside the US, for volume discounts or to become a distributor please contact us at sales@orbitresearch.com
    • The world’s most affordable solution for face-to-face communications
    • Offers the ultimate in portability, reliability and ease of use
    • Includes an Orbit Reader 20 braille display and a tablet with Orbit Chat software pre-installed and already paired with the braille display
    • A blind user can use the self-voicing option of the app without the need for a screen reader. The app does NOT depend on Brailleback or Talkback
    • The on-screen keyboard obviates the need for an external keyboard, but external keyboards can also be used if desired
    • A history feature allows the users to scroll back and review previous messages on the Orbit Reader 20 and on the tablet
    • Conversations are also saved automatically into a file with a date and time stamp
    • A broadcast feature allows the deafblind user to send messages to multiple people who have the app installed
    • A file transfer feature allows the exchange of files between the Orbit Reader 20 and the tablet
    • Capable of supporting contracted and uncontracted braille in English and over 40 other languages
    If you are ordering from outside the US, for volume discounts or to become a distributor please contact us at sales@orbitresearch.com
  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Reader 20 plus Note: Extended warranty can only be purchased within 60 days from the date of purchase
  • Click here to download
    • Enables teachers to seamlessly interact with blind students remotely through an app on a smartphone, computer or tablet
    • Connects over Bluetooth to an Orbit Reader braille display
    • Provides a real-time text translation of the braille being read or written by the student on the device
    • The teacher can operate the student’s braille display and view it in real-time
    • Integrated file-transfer feature to exchange classwork and homework materials between student and teacher
    • Capable of supporting contracted and uncontracted braille in English and over 40 other languages
  • Introducing the Turtleback case made for the Orbit Reader 20/Orbit Reader 20 Plus, a meticulously crafted bonded leather case designed to securely hold your unit in place. This custom form-fitted case enables Orbit Reader 20/Orbit Reader 20 Plus users to easily utilize their note taker with convenience. The case includes a comfortable shoulder strap, providing a secure way to transport your unit while in transit. The face of the unit is protected by a zipper pocket cover that can be opened or closed using magnetic closures. When necessary, the zipper pocket cover can be flipped to the rear and securely fastened under the unit, allowing users to utilize the note-taker while walking. The spacious zipper pocket is designed to store earbuds and other items, ensuring their security and protection. The case is thoughtfully designed to enable users to utilize their Orbit Reader 20/Orbit Reader 20 Plus while the case remains on. Equipped with durable black plastic hooks, it enhances security, durability, and safety. Turtleback proudly continues its tradition of creating functional, durable, and visually appealing fitted cases. Rest assured, this case is proudly made in the USA It is compatible with both the Orbit Reader 20 and the new Orbit 20 Plus units.
  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Reader 20 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.