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.
Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Reader 20Note: 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org to receive the license file.