ElBraille®

2,495.00$ +tx

Portable Braille Computer

ElBraille is the newest portable computing solution for the blind and the logical next step in notetaker development. The ElBraille-14 use JAWS® 18 to provide speech and braille output and JAWS’ BrailleIn feature to allow complete control of the ElBraille computer from the Perkins-style, braille keyboard.

This product is for those who already own a Focus 14. Get a special price when purchasing an ElBraille 14 with a Focus 14, an ElBraille 14 with a JAWS license or the three products in a same purchase. Please contact us for détails.

Description

The ElBraille is a portable device designed for users who are blind or deaf-blind and want to stay connected at school, work, or home as well as on the go. The twenty-first century, take anywhere replacement for the dedicated notetaker, ElBraille combines the power and flexibility of a modern mainstream computer running the Windows® 10 operating system with JAWS® and a Braille display with a full Braille keyboard to offer a fully accessible compact computer. (JAWS and Braille display sold separately.)

JAWS provides the best screen reader experience with either Eloquence speech output or the highly responsive and life-like Vocalizer Expressive Compact voices as well as full Braille output. Type text into documents or perform JAWS and Windows® commands right from the Braille display’s keyboard using the JAWS BrailleIn® feature. Run any Windows application such as Microsoft Word®, Excel®, PowerPoint®, or Outlook®. Use FSReader to read DAISY books from sources such as Bookshare.org or browse the internet with Microsoft Internet Explorer® or Mozilla® Firefox. ElBraille also includes a set of specially designed apps for performing popular actions such as the creation of voice or text notes, listening to audio content, and more.


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A cutting-edge, extremely portable Braille computer


The ElNotes application developed by Elita Group is designed to create, store, and manage text and voice notes on the ElBraille Notetaker. ElNotes allows a user to quickly create text and voice notes using a set of special keystrokes and then export them to TXT or MP3 files respectively, if needed. These files are saved to a user-specified folder and then are available to be read and listened to using other ElBraille applications.

Save by upgrading your current investment – Compatible with your existing Focus 14 Blue or Focus 40 Blue Braille Display and your existing JAWS license.


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 Features


  • Runs Microsoft Windows® 10
  • Latest JAWS version with Eloquence comes preinstalled
  • Braille display: 14 or 40 refreshable Braille cells, an 8-dot Perkins-style Braille keyboard
  • Microprocessor: Intel® Atom™ x5-Z8300, Quad-Core 1.84 GHZ CPU
  • 160 GB of internal memory, 2 GB RAM
  • 2 stereo speakers
  • Built-in Microphone
  • An additional system speaker with sound and vibration feedback
  • Wireless WLAN802.11 A/B/G/N/AC networks support (2.4 and 5 GHz)
  • Bluetooth V4.2
  • A built-in 4G LTE modem supporting 7 cell networking standards: TDD-LTE, FDD-LTE, TD-SCDMA, WCDMA, CDMA1X/EVDO, GSM/GPRS/EDGE. Download speed up to 150 Mbps, upload speed up to 50 Mbps (for info about compatibility with cellular providers in Canada please contact us)
  • GPS
  • 1/8 (3.5 mm) headphone jack
  • Memory card slot supporting SD, SDHC, SDXC up to 256 GB
  • USB 3.0 port
  • Mini HDMI port
  • Rechargeable 10,400 mAh battery
  • Approximately 17 to 20 hours on battery, even with wireless networking turned on
  • Powered with an AC adapter (110 to 240 V) or from battery
  • An AC adapter with replaceable plug (UK, US, EU, AU)
  • ElBraille-14 dimensions: 7.4×4.7×1.5 in (189×118×38 mm
  • ElBraille-14 weight: 27 oz. (750 grams) with battery

Software


  • Microsoft Windows 10 operating system
  • Supports Microsoft Office 2016, 2013, or 2010
  • Available with JAWS for Windows 18.0 screen reading software including high-quality Vocalizer Expressive voices
  • A specially designed self-voiced and self-Brailled emergency menu allows recovery of the device without system reboot or loss of data in case speech and Braille output is interrupted

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