Category: Blind and Low Vision

KNFB Reader

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The KNFB Reader is designed for use for individuals who are blind or have low vision.  It converts printed text into high quality speech to provide accurate, fast, and efficient access to both single and multiple page documents with the tap of a button on the iPhone.  Picture accuracy is facilitated by a Field of View Report, Automatic Page Detection, and Tilt Control.   It allows users to capture pictures of virtually any type of printed text, including mail, receipts, class handouts, memos and many other documents that you may encounter.   Proprietary document analysis technology determines the words and reads them aloud to the user with high quality text-to-speech and Braille access. Individuals with print disabilities will benefit from the synchronized speech and text highlighting capabilities.   KNFB Reader will revolutionize access to print materials for the mobile professional and busy student by providing advanced state of the art mobile reading technology in a single hand-held device.

Technical Specifications: 

Options:  Multi-language support:  English, French, German, Dutch (Belgium), Dutch (Netherlands), Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Swedish, Turkish, Polish, and Norwegian.

Size: 46.0 MB

The following supported iDevices must be running iOS7 or higher to be compatible.

iPhone 6 Plus

iPhone 6

iPhone 5s

iPhone 5c

iPhone 5

iPhone 4s

iPod touch 5


Price Check
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KNFB Reader

Sold By:

Apple, Inc.
Apple, Inc. Organization Type: 
Email address:
Phone: 800-692-7753 or 800-676-2775
Phone (U.S. and Canada): 
Web Address:
Blind & Low Vision, Computers