Audiobook Base

Product Type: 
Modifiable product
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Product Description: 

Audiobook is a small, compact reading device that reads printed texts out loud. Users place the print materials on top the device and push a button to trigger the speech-to-text, similar to a photocopier. Connecting a PC monitor to the Audiobook will also display the text magnified and in high-contrast, which may be helpful for some users.

Main Features: 

  • Scan speed and recognition: more than 3 pages per minute.
  • Size of the text to be recognized: max 21.5 x 30 cm (A4 format).
  • Possibility of volume adjustment and reading speed.
  • Headphone jack or amplified external speakers.
  • Reading of audio CDs, MP3s and Daisy.
  • Reading and writing on CD or USB stick of text and MP3 files.
  • Internal memory with a capacity of over 10 million pages.
  • Ability to download over 60000 books from the Digital Library for the Blind, newspapers and press agencies from the Internet, via normal telephone line or ADSL modem.
  • Memorization and consultation of over 7000 books of the Telebook.
  • Voice synthesis Actor® with voice Roberto or Luca or Paola or Giulia, of your choice; on request summary in English, French, German, Spanish (male or female).
  • Support of Braille bars.
  • Power supply to 220 V and battery with autonomy of more than three hours.
  • Available on request: scanner in A3 format (43 x 30 cm) suitable for reading newspapers; specific scanner for reading books.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Dimensions: 27" x 42" x 6".
  • Weight: 4 kg approx.
  • 4 GB RAM.
  • 500GB Hard Disk.
  • 2 USB ports.
  • Wireless Lan WiFi.
  • DVD + R Dual Layer player / writer.

More Information: 

See Manufacturer's website.