Hip Talk (Various Models)

Hip Talk Plus, Hip Talk with 12 Levels
Product Type: 
Primary device
Manufacturer Name: 
Approximate Cost: $300.00

Product Description: 

The Hip Talk is a portable communications device that enables users to pre-record audio messages and play them with the touch of a button. The device features a set of three, six, or nine different icon buttons for quick access to the audio messages. The buttons are large and easy to press. The Hip Talk was designed for individuals with visual impairments in addition to anyone who has difficulty communicating verbally.

Hip Talk Plus

Has one level of communication and 300 seconds of total recording time.

Hip Talk 12 with 5 Levels

Has 300 seconds of total recording time and five levels of communication.

Main Features: 

These features are common to all versions:

  • 300 seconds of total recording time.
  • Interchangeable snap-on frames with large, round message icons that can be swapped out as the user's needs change and abilities grow.
  • Three, six, or 12 message icons. 
  • Auditory cueing allows the user to hear a message at a lower volume when a cell is pressed. A second press on the cell plays the message at normal volume setting.
  • Sleep mode conserves battery life, powering down after a period of inactivity.
  • Contoured for comfortable wearing with an adjustable strap that fits most individuals.
  • Includes waterproof Neoprene carrying bag with a clear top and zippered opening.

The HipTalk Plus includes these additional features: 

  • One level of communication.
  • Three, six, or 12 message icons.

The HipTalk 12 with Levels includes these additional features: 

  • Five levels of communication.
  • 12 message icons.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Dimensions: 8.5 in. L x 3 in. W x 3.5 in. H
  • Weight: 1 lb.
  • Batteries: 4 AA.

More Information: 

See Manufacturer’s website about the HipTalk Plus.

See Manufacturer’s website about the HipTalk 12 with Levels.