OrCam Read is a first-of-its-kind handheld scanner and reader that instantly reads aloud text from any printed surface or digital screen. Point and click the marker-sized device and capture either full pages of text or target where to begin reading by activating one of the two precision laser guidance options. OrCam Read can even capture street and building signs in the distance. OrCam Read is an excellent tool for anyone with any kind of reading challenge, including dyslexia, reading fatigue, visual impairment or those who read large amounts of text – empowering them with real-time access to print material.
Use OrCam Read to read newspapers, books, bills, and computer and smartphone screens. In your home, use it to read product labels and food packaging. While out and about, OrCam Read can read aloud street signs, menus, building labels, and other navigational markers. High-intensity LED light automatically illuminates reading in dimly-lit environments.
OrCam Read now automatically comes with Smart Reading. Use vocal commands to read specific parts parts of a text, with commands such as "Read the headlines," "Start from....", "Read the second article," and "Read dates." Find specific words, dates, phone numbers, amounts or articles using Smart Reading.
- Two reading modes – full page scanning mode and laser pointer mode
- All operation is processed offline, without requiring any internet connectivity -ensuring full time reading access and data privacy.
- Reading navigation allows you to pause and resume reading, and to jump forward or backwards by sentence
- Vocal commands can control your OrCam Read, change settings, and receive information.
- Smart Reading uses vocal commands to more specifically find elements of a text and to discretely navigate through that text
- Bluetooth enabled for wireless connectivity to speakers or headphones
- Can read and speak in English, Spanish, or French
- 13 Megapixel camera
- Measures 4.8” x 1” x 0.5”
- Weighs 1.5 Ounces
Quick Start Click here for the OrCam Read Quick Start Guide in English and Spanish
Instruction Manual Click here for the OrCam Read Instruction Manual
Large Print Manual Click here for the Orcam Read Instruction Manual in Large Print
December 2020: OrCam Read wins the CES 2021 award for Best of Innovation - Accessibility. Click below for more info
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