Top 10 Low Vision Products for Schools and Educators – 2019
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Here Are Our Top Products for Visually Impaired Students, Their Teachers, and TVIs:
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The MagniLink Zip is a top choice because it has both a near and distance camera, the monitor is inches from students eyes, it is foldable, battery operated, easy to use, light in weight, has a crisp sharp image, wide viewing field, and it does not need to connect to anything. <Click Here To Learn More About MagniLink Zip 13″ Full HD Desktop Video Magnifier>
The Acrobat HD Mini Ultra system remains a classic top choice for many years. It is has both a near and distance camera, large working distance, very flexible camera pivoting, battery operated, easy to use, light in weight, has a crisp sharp image, wide viewing field, and it does not need to connect to anything. <Click Here To Learn More About Acrobat HD Mini Ultra>
iPad, iPad, iPad!! – Transformer HD WiFi + OCR connects wirelessly to your iPad! This is very unique. It also connects to a PC, Mac & Android – all wirelessly, or by USB. It also is very lightweight, and has full-page Optical Character Recognition (OCR)! Incredible! And, it has its own battery, so the battery of the students iPad, PC, Mac, Android are Not powering the Transformer. Transformer HD WiFi + OCR is a required “must see” for any Student. <Click Here To Learn More About Transformer HD With WiFi+OCR>
The Ruby 7 HD is another must see for students due to its large 7-inch monitor plus the new PivotCam™ – a rotating camera that provides both near and distance viewing. <Click Here To Learn More About Ruby 7 HD Handheld Video Magnifier>
DaVinci Pro for the 4th year in a row considered the “best-of-the-best”. Some High Schools wheel it around for their students. DaVinci Pro is a workstation tool, meaning it is built for productivity, for students who have a lot of work to do, and need to get stuff done. DaVinci Pro’s near and distance camera casts a wide viewable field and it has an incredible 18″ of working space for most any reading and writing task. Its 13 mega pixel full-page Optical Character Recognition (OCR) camera is nearly 100% accurate for reading most any school assignment, particularly voluminous books. DaVinci Pro has passed the test of both our most novice and our most advanced power users. We highly recommend that students give full consideration to this amazing tool. <Click Here To Learn More DaVinci Pro>
The Ruby XL HD is back again in our top 10 list for students. Why? Students continue to love it because it is portable, simple to operate, has a 3hr rechargeable battery, angles at a built-in 45 degrees on a 5″ screen, easy automatic ‘on/off’ feature, displays a crystal clear image, hides a foldable built-in handle, and it does not tip…it is stable. It just works! <Click Here To Learn More About Ruby XL HD>
The light and portable Explore 8 is unique because it has an 8″ screen, plus incredible near and distance optics and expanded magnification. Another unique and key design is the position of the operational buttons, where they are not easily pushed when moving the product. The Explore 8 is a smart, touch-screen, two-camera tablet, and it is a must see for students needing portable magnification. <Click Here To Learn More About Explore 8>
The Pebble HD made the top 10 list because students love that it is small, incredibly lightweight, and has a very well balanced monitor and handle for holding and using. The unique T-shaped flexible handle style makes all the difference and students love to angle, position and hold the Pebble in a variety of ways. The image quality is also stunningly bright, clear and colorful. <Click Here To Learn More About Pebble HD Portable Video Magnifier>
Chromebook, Chromebook, Chromebook..! The MagniLink S Premium portable video magnifier is Chromebook Compatible. It can also connect to a PC and Mac. It has razor sharp optics, is very stable, rugged and easy to use. It also has Optical Character Recognition (OCR). It can easily be carried from class to class in a students backpack. A must see! <Click Here To Learn More About MagniLink S Premium Desktop Video Magnifier>
The Reveal 16i Full HD Portable Electronic Video Magnifier is an intuitive, easy to use and foldable digital magnifier that offers an unmatched crisp, and crystal-clear image quality thanks to its 10x optical zoom camera. The Reveal 16i – designed for seniors and students with simplicity in mind – it enables to read documents, textbooks, and newspapers as well as to write down notes. Reveal 16i also allows you to view distant objects like artwork, your own backyard or even the whiteboard. This new low-vision solution will help you stay productive in your daily life and allows students to easily carry from home-to-class. <Click Here To Learn More About Reveal 16i Portable Video Magnifier>
A desktop video magnifier in a foldable design and features a 3-in-1 rotatable camera. ClearView GO offers the same reading comfort, ease of use, and functionality as a desktop video magnifier, but in a compact and foldable design. It is the ideal solution for people who need magnification at different locations. With ClearView GO, you can comfortably read text and view objects, at home, office, classroom, or on the go. Its foldable design makes it extremely easy to take the ClearView GO with you or to store it when you do not need it. <Click Here To Learn More About ClearView GO Desktop Video Magnifier>
The MagniLink TAB low vision tablet solution is a stunning brand new tablet solution is here – and gives endless possibilities! The MagniLink TAB is a complete and mobile tablet solution with high performance and user-friendly operation. Its space-saving design makes it ideal for use in different locations – perfect for people on the go! Use the internal camera for reading or the high-quality external camera for both distance and close-up viewing. <Click Here To Learn More About MagniLink TAB Tablet Solution>
Please keep in mind that New England Low Vision and Blindness offers low vision and blindness assessment and training services for students, teachers and schools and an Advanced Low Vision Rehab Clinic to help students with vision impairment maximize the remaining vision that they do have.
Our Assistive Technology Specialists and Trainers can assess needs, recommend low vision and blindness devices, set up systems and provide training for visually impaired students and the education professionals who work with them. Our training services enable students and teachers to use technology to get the visually impaired student immediate access to tests, notes, presentations, etc. and to have the same equal access to educational information as their peers.
We help you and your students with low vision better understand the specific vision loss, by teaching you new skills like eccentric viewing to make the most of your remaining vision, and by using the latest vision technologies. We determine the best distance correction levels of magnification (needed for different activities), tools and technology to maximize your residual vision.
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