QBraille XL

QBraille XL represents an entirely new type of 40-cell Braille display, with all of the best features from our Braille EDGE and Smart Beetle, combined with a full set of “real” QWERTY controls. The groundbreaking combination of Braille and function keys means you no longer need your laptop keyboard, letting you get more done in less time. Use QBraille XL’s arrow keys to navigate across tables, or use the dedicated control, shift, and arrow keys to quickly select text. QBraille XL save seconds with every command, minutes with every task, and hours with every project.

QBraille XL makes it easier than ever to multi-task like a pro. Quickly switch between Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android devices for sending emails, performing Google searches, sending a text, or using your favorite app all without lifting your hands. QBraille XL also includes the standard on-board applications you know and love, and offers 6 Bluetooth channels and 1 USB connection.

Braille Edge

A powerful and versatile Braille display, with the features of a basic Notetaker!

Braille EDGE 40 is a reliable, high-performance refreshable Braille display, it also helps you manage your daily activities. Create and save notes, or read books and documents with the notepad. Use the scheduler to remind you of important dates. Use the alarm to remind you of upcoming appointments, and take advantage of the built-in calculator, stopwatch and countdown timer.


Smart Beetle


Smart Beetle is a 14-cell Braille display that brings the world to your fingertips. It’s the lightest, most portable Braille display available. Take it with you to school, to work or on vacation and have reliable, discrete access to all of your mobile devices and personal computer

Save time and frustration by pairing up to 6 devices (5 Bluetooth + 1 USB) to your Smart
Beetle simultaneously. Connect to your phone, tablet, work computer,
home computer and more — No unnecessary pairing or re-pairing
to your Bluetooth devices required. Smart Beetle remembers five
Bluetooth devices and offers a USB 2.0 connection for a sixth.

Smart Beetle will connect as a Braille terminal with screen readers
including JAWS, Window-Eyes, SuperNova, System Access, Voice-
Over for Mac and iOS, BrailleBack for Android, Mobile Speak,
and TALKS. Using Braille and speech together provides even more
options for you to navigate various document types and formats.

Use the Smart Beetle’s Perkins-style keyboard to emulate all the
functions of a QWERTY keyboard. This eliminates translation
problems with mobile devices and gets rid of the sluggishness
experienced with other Braille displays and mobile devices.

Stay connected via Bluetooth for up to 24 hours without the need
to recharge. For even longer run time, connect via USB and enjoy
all the great features of Smart Beetle while simultaneously charging
the unit. Convenient audio prompts let you know when Smart
Beetle powers on, the status of Bluetooth connections and more.



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