Category: reading general

ReadingPen TS

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The ReadingPen TS is a hand-held scanner designed for individuals with with reading difficulties such as dyslexia or other learning disabilities. The device works by scanning or inserting text using the touch screen and virtual keyboard, hear it spoken aloud and obtain definition, translation, spelling, syllabication and correct pronunciation within seconds. All looked-up words can be transferred to a PC for further practice. Text can also be uploaded from a PC onto this fully mobile, lightweight Pen, and can be read aloud. Build a personal word list and send it to your PC for later use. Take the ReadingPen wherever on the go - this small, portable, handheld device is designed to fit in your pocket.

The pen displays scanned text in large characters, reads the scanned words aloud and spells words letter-by-letter. It reads any printed material; use it with books, magazines, and newspapers. Navigate with the icon-based menus and use the virtual keyboard to edit scanned text or to add words manually. 

Technical Specifications: 

Device type: Reading aid.

CPU: ARM 7 TDMI, 16 bit, 80 MHz.

RAM: 64K x 16 bit.

ROM: 4MB minimum.

Socket for flash memory: 4MB/8MB/16MB.

Keypad: Navigation Switch (Enter, Up, Down, Left, Right); Push Buttons (Power/ESC).

Optical Scanner: 128 pixels linear array image sensor; 400 DPI resolution.

Display: Touch screen monochromatic FSTN; 208 x 65 resolution; 2.4 x 0.8 inches.

Power: Two 1.5V AAA Alkaline batteries.

Audio: Built-in speaker, earphone socket (on most products).

Color: Black.


Price Check
as of: 
ReadingPen TS

Made By:

Wizcom Technologies Inc.
Organization Type: 
Phone: 888-777-0552
Fax: 508-251-5394
Phone (U.S. and Canada): 
Blind & Low Vision, Computers

Sold By:

Enablemart (A Division Of School Health Corporation)
Organization Type: 
Phone: 888-640-1999
Fax: 800-235-1305
Communication, Computers