Webbox (Various Models)

Webbox2 and Webbox3
Product Type: 
Primary device
Manufacturer Name: 
Approximate Cost: $599.00

Product Description: 

A multi-media device designed for people with a visual or reading impairment to enable them to access audio information and entertainment, including content available on the Internet, without needing a computer. Webbox functions as Internet radio and an online Daisy player, with audible prompts that guide users to information and entertainment options.


A sleek new design with larger tactile buttons.


Plug and Play.

Main Features: 

These features are common to all versions:

  • Offers current, varied and extensive information in spoken form.
  • Simple operation features five push buttons and one dial.
  • Includes remote control for all functions.
  • Online DAISY player.
  • Wireless internet on-board.
  • On-demand IP audio player.
  • Speed and pitch are adjustable.
  • Advanced navigation.
  • Speech synthesis to play out text-based content.
  • Sleep-timer.
  • Built-in spoken user guide.
  • Plays out from SD card or USB stick.
  • Download station for portable players (Milestone, Victor Reader Stream, Plextalk Linio Pocket and Booksense).
  • Remembers your favorites.

Webbox3 includes this additional feature:

  • Digital radio receiver.

Webbox2 includes these additional features:

  • Copies CDs from an external CD drive to SD/USB.

Primary Specifications: 

These specifications are common to Webbox3:

  • Internal USB for 4G connection.
  • Internal micro-SD storage.
  • USB-, SD- and headphone connections on the left side of the unit.
  • Adjust volume, reading speed and pitch.
  • Connect to the internet, wired or wireless.
  • Earphone connection: 3.5 mm jack plug.
  • AC adapter: AC / DC.
  • Dimensions: 160 x 250 x 84 mm.
  • Weight: 800 grams.

These specifications are common to Webbox2:

  • It requires a broadband connection.
  • RJ45 Ethernet cable (included).
  • Audio cable to connect to optional HiFi set (included).
  • Batteries for Remote control (included).
  • Battery-powered (AC adapter included).

More Information: 

See Manufacturer's website about Webbox3 .

See Manufacturer's website about Webbox2.