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

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    • The convenience of QWERTY and Braille in one device
    • Unique signage-quality TrueBraille™ cells
    • 20 eight-dot refreshable braille cells
    • Full-size, high-quality QWERTY keyboard with sculpted keys
      • Full Set of 78 keys
      • Twelve Function keys
      • Arrow keys in an inverted-T configuration
      • Keys for use with Windows and Mac computers
    • Cursor Routing buttons
    • Configurable Thumb Keys for easy navigation
    • Use stand-alone or connected to a computer or mobile device
    • Book-reader mode – read your favorite books and files from SD Card or USB Flash Drive
    • Note-taker mode - take notes and edit files
    • Braille display mode connects to 6 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 70+ languages
    • Onboard Apps
      • Clock and alarm
      • Calendar
      • Calculator
    • Audio and Haptic output
    • Panning control rocker keys at each end of display
    • USB A Host port for connecting Flash drives and other peripherals
    • USB C port for charging and connectivity
    • Fast-charging long-life battery
    • Compact, lightweight and portable
      • 1.9 lbs., 11.7 x 7.5 x 1.3 inches
      • 870 grams, 29.6 x 19.0 x 3.3 cm
    • Solid, durable construction, resistant to fluids and dust
    Download the Product Brochure The Product Price will be $995  
  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Slate 520 Note: Extended warranty can only be purchased within 60 days from the date of purchase
  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Slate 340 Note: Extended warranty can only be purchased within 60 days from the date of purchase
    •   • Lightweight and compact handheld design • 5-inch-High-Definition LCD screen • 4x-32x magnification range • 16 high contrast color enhancing modes • Exceptional picture quality          • Clear high-resolution image          • High frame rate for fast response time          • Accurate hand-eye coordination • Connects to TV for larger viewing • Continuous use for 4 hours • Foldable handle          • Fold in to read books and documents          • Fold out to use as an electronic magnifying glass • Micro SD card automatically stores photos • Connect to a computer via USB to download and view pictures • User settings are memorized          • Brightness and contrast remain as you left them • LCD screen brightness is adjustable • Flashlight feature • Audio confirmation tones for button presses • Automatic shutdown • Fast-charging, user-replaceable high-capacity battery • Dimensions/Weight         • 8 oz, 6.1 x 3.4 x 1.2 inch         • 226 grams, 15.4 x 8.6 x 3.0 cm Accessories        • USB cable for charging        • Cable for TV connection        • Strap        • Cleaning fabric        • Protective pouch        • User manual 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
    •   • Lightweight and compact handheld design • 4.3-inch-High-Definition LCD screen • 4x-32x magnification range • 16 high contrast color enhancing modes • Exceptional picture quality          • Clear high-resolution image          • High frame rate for fast response time          • Accurate hand-eye coordination • Connects to TV for larger viewing • Continuous use for 4 hours • Foldable handle          • Fold in to read books and documents          • Fold out to use as an electronic magnifying glass • Micro SD card automatically stores photos • Connect to a computer via USB to download and view pictures • User settings are memorized          • Brightness and contrast remain as you left them • LCD screen brightness is adjustable • Flashlight feature • Audio confirmation tones for button presses • Automatic shutdown • Fast-charging, user-replaceable high-capacity battery • Dimensions/Weight         • 8 oz, 6.1 x 3.4 x 1.2 inch         • 220 grams, 15.4 x 8.6 x 3.0 cm Accessories        • USB cable for charging        • Cable for TV connection        • Strap        • Cleaning fabric        • Protective pouch        • User manual 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
    •   • Lightweight and compact handheld design • 3.5-inch-High-Definition LCD screen • 2x-25x magnification range • 8 high contrast color enhancing modes • Exceptional picture quality          • Clear high resolution image          • High frame rate for fast response time          • Accurate hand-eye coordination • Connects to TV for larger viewing • Continuous use for 4 hours • Foldable handle          • Fold in to read books and documents          • Fold out to use as an electronic magnifying glass • Micro SD card automatically stores photos • Connect to a computer via USB to download and view pictures • User settings are memorized          • Brightness and contrast remain as you left them • LCD screen brightness is adjustable • Flashlight feature • Audio confirmation tones for button presses • Automatic shutdown • Fast-charging, user-replaceable high-capacity battery • Dimensions/Weight         • 8 oz, 5 x 3.1 x 1.3 inch         • 145 grams, 12.7 x 7.9 x 3.3 cm • Accessories        • USB cable for charging        • Cable for TV connection        • Strap        • Cleaning fabric        • Protective pouch        • User manual 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
    • All-in-one Braille laptop computer
      • 40 braille cells
      • QWERTY Keyboard
    • Mainstream Hardware and Software
      • Latest-generation Intel Core i5 and i7 laptop processors
      • Microsoft Windows 11 and beyond
    • Modular design is fully configurable before you buy it and upgradable after you do
      • Braille technology options - Orbit TrueBraille™ or Piezo
      • Processors – Intel Core i5 or i7
      • Memory – 8GB to 64GB
      • Storage – 256GB to 2TB
    • Powerful Connectivity
      • Latest WiFi 6E standard
      • Bluetooth 5.2
      • The first Thunderbolt 4 certified Braille device
    • Choice of popular ports - pick any 4 you want
      • Wide range of hot-swappable ports, Plug-and-Play interchangeability
      • Thunderbolt/USB C, USB A
      • HDMI
      • SD Card
    • BrailleUI – Braille-optimized user interface
      • Simple notetaker-like interface
      • Built-in apps: braille editor, calculator, book reader, file manager
      • High-quality Cerence (Vocalizer) TTS voices
      • Easily switch between BrailleUI and standard Windows
    • Choice of screen-readers
      • Pre-installed with NVDA
      • Narrator, JAWS, Supernova
    • Mainstream peripherals you expect
      • High-quality stereo speakers
      • Microphone
      • Fingerprint sensor
      • Haptic (vibration) feedback
    • Braille Terminal Mode
      • Connect as a braille display and keyboard
      • Operate your smartphone or PC
    • Compact, lightweight and rugged
      • 3.4 lb., 11.7 x 7.5 x 1.3 inches
      • 1.5 kg, 29.6 x 19.0 x 3.3 cm
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  • 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.
    • Modern notetaker – redefines convenience and affordability
    • Braille input and speech output
    • Use stand-alone or connected to a computer or mobile device
    • Book-reader mode – read your favorite books and files from SD Card
    • Note-taker mode – take notes and edit files
    • Onboard Apps: Clock and Alarm, Calendar, Address book, Calculator
    • Switch easily and instantly between modes and apps
    • Onboard forward and backward translation with support for 40+ languages
    • High-quality Speech output and Haptic (vibration) feedback
    • Connect to the Internet, computers and smartphones with onboard WiFi, Bluetooth and USB
    • Ergonomic Perkins-style braille keyboard with high-quality scissors keys for smooth and quiet operation
    • Cursor pad with 4-way arrows and select keys for easy navigation
    • 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
    • USB-C port for charging and connectivity
    • Headphone jack and SD Card slot
    • Fast-charging long-life battery
    • Ultra-compact, lightweight and durable design easily fits in the pocket or purse
      • 5 oz, 6.3 x 2.6 x 0.6 inches
      • 180 grams, 16.0 x 6.5 x 1.5 cm

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    Available for Pre-Order

    • Revolutionary real-time display for the blind enables a seamless graphics and text experience
    • The only product in the world offering Multi-level Graphics, Touch and TrueBraille™
    • 2400 Independently Refreshable Pins in a 60 x 40 array
    • Multi-level pin heights enable presentation of information such as color, texture and emphasis in 3D
    • 40 TrueBraille™ cells offering Orbit’s signage-quality braille and cursor routing keys
    • Touch Interface allows drawing and gestures
    • Interact simultaneously with graphics and text
    • Use the Tactile Touchscreen Display to explore, read, create and share graphics and text intuitively
    • Book-reader mode: read your favorite books and files in braille from SD Card or USB Flash Drive
    • Note-taker mode: take notes and edit files with braille
    • Connected mode: Use as a tactile graphic and braille monitor with any device
    • Connect to computers and mobile devices over HDMI, USB and Bluetooth without any special software or drivers
    • Compatible with all popular screen readers on Windows, Mac OS, iOS, Android, Fire OS and Chrome for braille output and input
    • Onboard Apps: Clock, Alarm, Calendar, Calculator, Braille translation in 40+ languages
    • Ergonomic Perkins-style 8-key braille keyboard. 4-way arrows and select key for easy navigation.
    • Haptic and audio outputs
    • Battery or AC operation

    Accepting Orders Now

    We are accepting orders for the Graphiti Plus.  Contact us to order or for inquiries: sales@orbitresearch.com If you are ordering from outside the US, for volume discounts or to become a distributor please contact us at sales@orbitresearch.com Download the Product Brochure  
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    • 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
  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orion TI-30XS Note: Extended warranty can only be purchased within 60 days from the date of purchase
  • Extended 1-year warranty for Orbit Writer Bluetooth Note: Extended warranty can only be purchased within 90 days from the date of purchase
  • Spare Back Cover for Orion TI-30XS Talking Scientific Calculator
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    • 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.
     
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    • 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.
     
    • Access to any form of Graphical information
    • A touch interface to enable the user to “draw” on the display
    • Independently refreshable pins in a 60×40 array
    • HDMI input to connect to any computer or mobile device
    • Cursor pad for Navigation, and an SD-card slot
    AVAILABLE NOW! Contact us to order: sales@orbitresearch.com If you are ordering from outside the US, for volume discounts or to become a distributor please contact us at sales@orbitresearch.com Download the Product Brochure
    • Affordable
    • Accurate
    • Compact
    • Multiple Language Options - English & French
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