A smart, ultra-portable magnifier for the connected classroom
The Prodigi Connect 12 V2 Portable Magnifier is a high-performance 12-inch digital magnifier with the functionality, connectivity and versatility of an Android tablet. Equipped with HumanWare’s Prodigi software, it provides the tools necessary for academic and professional success for people living with partial vision or vision loss. It offers up to 24X live HD magnification with smart LED lighting. With its lightweight and sturdy stand, the Connect 12 is easily foldable and highly portable.
Easy to use for:
- Magnify documents (live or saved)
- Download books
- Highlight documents and take notes
- Text recognition and speech
- USB-C charging and data transfer
The highlights of the Prodigi Connect 12 V2 Portable Magnifier are:
Integration of new Android 12 OS
Experience faster boot times, run the latest apps, utilize enhanced accessibility features, and much more.
Prodigi 4.7 software update
All the great tools you’ve come to know and count upon, plus updates to Books and Calculator applications.
Updated Wi-Fi and Bluetooth hardware
Enjoy the use of the latest Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Internet security protocols supported by IT departments everywhere.
USB-C power port charging
A robust, standard, easily identifiable port that will also universally support replacement cables for those times when they are lost.
Introducing the optional Microsoft Surface Adaptive Kit Available for purchase as an accessory to Connect 12
- Support individuals needing visual or tactile indicators
- Broaden accessibility to other disabilities
- Well-identified critical buttons and ports
- Can be used with related peripherals (keyboard, camera, etc.)
- Key components:
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- Port labels: Explanation of port labels, suggested uses, and how to apply
- Opener support: Explanation of opener supports, suggested uses, and how to apply
How does this product change your life?
More than a magnifier, the recently upgraded Connect 12 is designed to move seamlessly with you through daily life and allow you to stay connected at all times, in class, at work, or on the go.
This versatile device offers a perfect blend of portable functionality with all the powerful features of a high-definition, 12-inch Android tablet. Delivering crisp, clear images, exceptionally accurate optical character recognition (OCR), and superior sounding text-to-speech (TTS) to assist with reading tasks – Connect 12’s Prodigi software also provides access to online books, study skills tools like notes and highlighters, and three calculators to aid the completion of any task at hand. In addition, opening the Android operating system brings the world of productivity tools like Google Suite or Microsoft 365 and your favorite apps from the Google Play Store to your fingertips.
Extend the use of Connect 12 with our large-print, Bluetooth keyboard and optional 10x or 25x external cameras that support distance viewing. Together, they create a powerful, full-featured device for active people at work or home.
Every student with a visual impairment has a personal way of learning and creating. With HumanWare technology, teachers can ensure students have the right tools to perform required educational tasks successfully. Selecting the right product for students with a visual impairment is essential to ensure their successful transition from school to work and beyond
Smarter and more connected
With this generation of Connect 12, it’s even smarter and more connected than all other low-vision products and is the next evolution of the most advanced digital magnifier in the product line. The combined portability, precise customization to all visual conditions, and wireless distance viewing – all offered by a 12-inch Android tablet – make the Prodigi Connect 12 V2 Portable Magnifier the preferred digital magnifier for students.
Ease of use and convenience
The enhanced simple-to-use interface allows students with vision loss to find all the information in one place. From the main screen, it’s easier than ever to select the right magnification for reviewing printed documents and reading a book or magazine. The calculator app is built into the interface and allows the user to change the settings naturally. With basic gestures – read, magnify, adjust the contrast, and more!
With the new software update, Prodigi Connect 12 V2 Portable Magnifier integrated Books app provides access to one of the largest online book libraries through Bookshare to access thousands of books, magazines, and newsletters easily on your portable wireless tablet.
A powerful tool for low-vision users
As in the previous Connect 12, the Prodigi Connect 12 V2 Portable Magnifier provides perfect Diamond-Edge text with multiple captures and exceptional processing speeds, allowing magnification up to 80x with perfect clarity and the highest resolution. With this second generation, low-vision users can choose from three efficient reading modes – page, column or line. The Prodigi Connect 12 V2 Portable Magnifier also offers optional speech output on documents and menus with the specific purpose of reducing eye fatigue.
Instantly connect with the world
Android access allows the user to easily connect to the internet with the selection of a single app. This is ideal for students with vision loss who can now enjoy free and open access to pre-installed apps such as: Google Docs, Drive, Gmail, Google+, Hangouts, and Google Chrome. Enjoy smartboard connectivity with Promethean, TeamViewer or VNC along with adaptive apps such as: BookShare, BARD, and Pyxima makes this more than just a portable digital magnifier.
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