V8600A Module

Product Type: 
Device modifier
Manufacturer Name: 
Approximate Cost: $89.00


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Product Description: 

The V8600A Module is a modular voice synthesizer designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision.

Main Features: 

  • Includes an onboard RC8650 chipset, enabling it to automatically convert plain English text into a male voice.
  • Applications include voice output for optical character recognition, email, vending and ticketing machines, automatic teller machines (ATM), GPS navigation systems, and dial-up information systems.
  • This synthesizer module is designed to be piggy-backed onto a host PCB, such as a system's controller board, via two 12-pin headers.
  • An eight-bit bidirectional data bus and read/write control pins enable it to be interfaced to most microprocessor buses.
  • Standalone applications are also possible using its built-in printer and serial ports, include an asynchronous serial port, a microprocessor bus, and a parallel printer port.
  • For applications requiring RS-232 communication, an onboard RS-232 option is available.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Power: Uses 12-volt power supply.
  • System Requirements: Speaker.
  • Dimensions¬†(LxW): 2.70 x 4.25 inches.

More Information: 

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