Portset Text Reader

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Product Description: 

The Portset Reader is a text reader in a compact table model for any visually impaired person. A page size up to A4 (28 x 20 cm) with a font as fine as 8-point can be read.

Main Features: 

  • British English speech.
  • Includes Portset’s Super Voice, Jane.
  • Designed as a domestic product for any non-computer user.
  • Speak letters in privacy and can read books, magazines, bills etc.
  • Retain the documents you read in the internal storage or save to a USB memory stick in either text or MP3.
  • Adjust the voices, copy documents, read both pages and column of documents.
  • 12 keypad to read line by line, word by word or spell any letter.
  • Integral loudspeaker and headphone supplied.
  • Manual volume control.
  • Use with voiced information that guides you through all the functions and controls.
  • Small size of only 47cm by 26cm by 12cm deep. (18.5 x 10.5 x 4.5 inches) and weighing under 6kgs (12 lbs).
  • The human quality speaking voice can be changed in speed of both the text voice and the reading voice separately.
  • Page orientation on the text reader bed is not important.
  • Pages can be stored for reference in the text reader itself or by text copy or MP3 to a USB Pen Drive or memory stick.
  • Speaking can be of the current document, from pages held in memory, or from text copy or MP3 on a USB pen drive.
  • Speaking can be ‘entire page’ or of text between start and finish points selected by cursor control.
  • The user can request repeat speaking of indistinct lines or words, or text spelling.
  • Speaking can be paused, allowing for speaking resumption or stopped to allow a change in selection.
  • The user can ‘scan’ forward or backward through a document.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Dimensions: 18.5 x 10.5 x 4.5 inches.
  • Weight: under 12lbs.

More Information: 

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