BrailleNote Touch Plus is the most powerful and up-to-date note taker in the assistive technology industry packed with educational tools.
Designed to be used in the classroom, at home or at work, the revolutionary BrailleNote Touch Plus will be your guide through your life journey!
Say hello to the most powerful note taker!
The ever-innovative BrailleNote Touch Plus combines the simplicity and accessibility of a note taker with the power and efficiency of a modern smartphone or tablet. Supported by the Android Oreo platform, it expands the entire experience and fulfills today’s digital expectations. BrailleNote Touch Plus is hands down the most up-to-date, powerful and efficient braille note taker on the market!
Get the fastest and most accessible braille tablet you can ever wish for!
With its powerful, lightning fast processor, the BrailleNote Touch Plus gives you all the efficiency you need to empower your life. And since it is compatible with most third-party applications, you can download books on your BrailleNote Touch Plus and start reading in braille right away.
Never settle for less than the best!
Writing your assignments in the classroom without making any noise, downloading and reading your favorite books during your free time, watching videos on YouTube on the weekend, sending emails to your friends, sharing content to cloud services such as Dropbox and Google Drive…BrailleNote Touch Plus is the perfect tool to make this easy for you.
Raising the bar for today’s digital landscape
The BrailleNote Touch interface is easy to learn for both students and teachers, combining the benefits of KeySoft and braille literacy of a traditional note taker with the efficiency and power of a modern tablet.
- A powerful combination of accessibility and efficiency
- The KeySoft user experience with the power of an Android operating system
- Linear, user-friendly menu and interface
- Supports perfect braille translation in contracted or uncontracted braille, including UEB and multiple languages
- A Braille Tablet that provides Play Store access
- Supports Google Play store for accessible third party apps
A note taker that fits your unique needs and goals!
BrailleNote Touch Plus is the most flexible note taker you can own. Create multiple language profiles and customize them with a large selection of braille codes and voices to choose from, ideal for those learning or proficient in other languages. BrailleNote Touch Plus is uniquely equipped with a touchscreen making the communication between the student and the teacher seamless.
Braille anywhere in any app for anyone
- Create professional documents with KeyWord
- Include professional formatting such as headers, bullets and numbering
- Files created in .doc or .docx (no exporting required)
- Use KeyMail with an Exchange, IMAP or POP server to sync your emails, contacts and calendars
- Research and browse Web sites using Google Chrome and Keysoft simplified Web browsing experience
- Collaborate and share documents using Google Docs or other cloud services
- Communicate with colleagues around the world with popular communication apps
- Use any accessible third party app with KeySoft and TouchBraille
…in the classroom
Whether you are a teacher looking for an easy and interactive approach to help your students learn braille or a student who needs the most efficient tool to accomplish their everyday tasks, BrailleNote Touch Plus is designed to help you complete all class work easier and be more efficient than ever.
…or at work
BrailleNote Touch Plus is also designed to make everyday office tasks as simple and seamless as possible for you, from creating and reading professional documents and emails to browsing the web or managing your agenda.
Powered by Android and driven by KeySoft for efficiency and productivity
KeySoft is the driving force behind the BrailleNote Touch Plus, completely rewritten to accommodate a current Android operating system and provide an immersive and connected experience.
- Optimized for today’s technology
- Frequent automatic updates
- Simple menu-driven interface
- First letter navigation for efficiency everywhere
- Familiar keyboard shortcuts to efficiently accomplish tasks
- Provides general navigation help, speech and braille in all-accessible third party apps
- Offers the efficiency of a note taker to third party apps
- Contextual help to provide assistance anytime
TouchBraille – the most natural way to type braille on a touchscreen
Our TouchBraille algorithm brings the traditional braille control of a note taker to a modern and user-friendly platform.
- Control navigation of the Touch and edit in braille
- Instant calibration – virtually as fast as typing with 10 fingers on a keyboard
- Virtual Keys find your fingers as you type
- Minimal finger movement or strength to enter text Simply move fingers up and down
- Familiar keyboard shortcuts to efficiently accomplish tasks
- Writing is completely silent and usable anywhere
BrailleNote Touch Plus enables you to efficiently embrace technology and connect with the world like never before!
BrailleNote Touch Plus comes with Dolphin’s EasyReader Plus application installed, a free and accessible reading application specifically tailored for the BrailleNote Touch Plus with direct access to Bookshare, NFB-Newsline, RNIB, and many other book services.
What’s in the box
- BrailleNote Touch Plus tablet
- Carrying case
- Nylon strap with shoulder pad
- Power adaptor
- USB-C cable
- Printed warranty sheet
- Printed/Braille Getting Started sheet
- Printed/Braille Command Summary
- Cleaning cloth
- 18 or 32 braille cells with cursor routers
- Speed of a modern tablet
- Android 8.1
- 4 GB RAM for fast and seamless multitasking
- 64 GB internal storage, more than enough for documents and files
- Stereo speakers
- Internal microphone
- Modern connectivity – WiFi 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz, Bluetooth and internal GPS
- Visual touch surface and screen
- USB 3.0 type C
Smart design, cutting edge keyboard cover
The BrailleNote Touch Plus keyboard is designed for those who don’t yet have the dexterity to type on the TouchBraille, or those who want to write long documents or papers. Completely removable, it fits directly over the touchscreen to provide a familiar user experience with no learning curve.
- A familiar physical keyboard that feels exactly like a BrailleNote Apex
- Offers a traditional note taker feel
- No learning curve so it’s great for young students
- Perfect for extended writing and long editing sessions
- Braille keyboard can be completely removed
- Built into the rugged carrying case for maximum protection
Size and Weight
- Height: 2.06 cm (0.8”)
- Width: 24.4 cm (9.5”)
- Depth: 16.2 cm (6.3”)
- Weight: 900 g (2 lbs.)
- Snapdragon 820 (APQ8096)
- Quad-core Kryo 2.2 GHz 64-bit CPU
- Integrated PMIC
- Memory, 4 GB LPDDR4 RAM POP @ 1866 MHz
- Storage memory, 64 GB UFS 2.0
- Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac 2.4/5.0 GHz2x2 MU-MIMO
- Bluetooth 4.2
- Wireless interface terminated in RF connector
- GNSS – Qualcomm IZat Gen 8C (GPS and Glonass)
- Audio CODEC
- Internal Omni Directional MEMS type Microphone
- Internal stereo 1W Speakers (two speakers)
- Audio stereo output connector for headphones or external speaker
- Audio stereo input connector for external microphone or audio recording (line-in).
- External SD card socket with full SDIO interface
- 22.86 cm x 7.62 cm (9” x 3.8”) multi-touch capacitive touch screen over a 1024 x 600
- 18 cm (7”) diagonal LCD screen
- HDMI output (audio and video) for external display
- 18 or 32 cells Braille display with routing cursors (1 button per cell)
- 21MP camera with dual LED flash
- One USB 3.0 type C port for PC connectivity, debug and battery recharge.
- One USB 2.0 type A host port capable of supplying 500 mA
- Access to USB 3.0 speeds
- Integrated Battery Charger
- Rechargeable and user-replaceable 5100 mAh Li-Ion Battery with thermistor and internal gas gauge
- Real Time Clock with battery backup
- Vibration device
- 3D Accelerometer
- 3D Gyroscope
- 3D Electronic compass
- Special connector for external keyboard/accelerometer
- IEEE 802.11a/b/g/n/ac compliant, 2×2 MU-MIMO capable
- Frequency Band: 2.4 GHz (channels 1 to 13) and 5.0 GHz
- Power requirement: +5VDC, 1.5A
- Battery: Li-Polymer 3.7V nominal, 5100 mAh, in operation charge time of 12 hours
- Bluetooth 4.2 (dual mode: BLE and classic)
This product meets EMC standards of all targeted countries. EMC consists of the limitation of radiated electromagnetic emissions from the unit and immunity of the product against external electromagnetic field and electrostatic discharge.
- Operating temperature range: +5 to +45 degrees Celsius
- Battery charging temperature range : +5 to +35 degrees Celsius
- Storage temperature: -20 to +70 degrees Celsius
- Operating humidity: 5% to 90% (non-condensing)
- Storage humidity: 5% to 95% (non-condensing)
- Power requirement: Adaptor input ~ +5VDC, 1.5A
- Battery: Li-Polymer 3.7V nominal, 5100 mAh