Merlin Elite Pro – Full HD Desktop OCR/CCTV


The Merlin Elite PRO is the ‘top of the line’ digital video magnifier of all the Merlin products.

The Merlin Elite PRO is a low vision aid and features both a top of the line Sony 1080p HD camera for viewing magnified information, plus it is a FULL-PAGE text to speech system, containing a 13mp camera, resulting in an extremely high accuracy of text-to-speech conversion quality.

The Merlin Elite PRO is extremely simple to use, and is wonderful for people who like to read a lot of text.  With the simple push of a button the Merlin Elite PRO will magnify the text and read aloud your favorite book or magazine article, newspaper and volumes of other documents.

You will be able to view photographs and other images in high definition color and contrast.

The Merlin Elite Pro is the perfect electronic magnifier for anyone with low vision. Live independently again and…..

  • Give your tired eyes a rest with our text to speech feature (OCR)
  • Text-to-speech – let Merlin elite read your favorite article or book aloud. Many languages are available
  • Place printed text under the Merlin elite camera and press the capture button
  • Merlin elite begins reading selected text in a few seconds
  • Whether you’re at home, school or at the office, now you can regain your visual independence with Merlin elite
  • Read books, magazines and important documents or let Merlin elite read to you
  • Write letters, view color photos, do crossword puzzles and even pursue a favorite hobby
  • Sony® HD camera displays crystal clear images in vibrant color and contrast, resulting in the brightest white and deepest black
  • High resolution LCD provides maximum levels of picture detail for a clear, bold display
  • Large field of view – see more on the screen

View a helpful video about the Merlin Elite PRO <click here>

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Just like our DaVinci Pro, Merlin Elite Pro now has new improvements including:

  • New Focus Lock Option
  • Improved Single Line Text Mode Viewing Experience
  • All New Import Feature
  • More TTS Speeds and Faster Reading Options
  • Higher Magnification Ability in OCR/TTS
  • Improved Asian Dialects
  • HDMI – Late last year all Merlin Elites (Pro and Non Pro models) started shipping with a new HDMI option for computer toggle.  Previously, the option was only VGA.  Now we have both!

For more information, question and answers, and how to upgrade your Merlin Elite Pro, please <click here>.

<Click here> to read about an important technical update.

Want to Learn More

To schedule a no obligation demonstration, contact a Low Vision Specialist at New England Low Vision and Blindness to learn more. You can also call our toll free number 888-211-6933 or email us at

Our two(2) state-of-the-art technology showrooms are a wonderful resource, showcasing a variety of leading electronic low vision magnifiers and blindness products.  You can schedule an appointment with one of our Vision Specialists who can help you find the right technology, training and care solution.

If you cannot come to us, our staff can even drive out and bring our Vision Store to you, for a no-obligation product demonstration. We offer a comprehensive line of products including electronic magnification low vision aids, blindness products, and leading low vision products for people with glaucoma, macular degeneration and other forms of vision loss.

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CCTV Features: Sony® Full HD 1080p camera for live CCTV mode Magnification up to 70X Screen easily pivots horizontally & vertically to provide the most comfortable viewing position 32 viewing modes to optimize contrast & brightness Low profile XY table with a user friendly lock mechanism
OCR Features: 13 Megapixel Camera for accurate Full Page Text-to-Speech Easy-to-use console with simple & advanced modes 3 OCR reading formats (Full Page Text, Full Page Picture & Single Line Text) for the optimum reading experience Multiple language detection Setup is easy, just plug in and begin