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Desktop Video Magnifiers

Onyx OCR

The ONYX OCR is a video magnifier for users who want to combine magnification and speech. The self-contained design integrates two cameras and a 24-inch touch screen monitor. It allows you to view a full letter page on screen, and to magnify materials up to 131 times.

 

The ONYX OCR combines the perks of several video magnifiers in one design. With this four-in-one solution, you can magnify text on your desk, write, work on hobbies, view images from a distance, view yourself, and even listen to documents as they are read aloud! You can comfortably switch between reading magnified text and listening to documents. Just place your document under the fixed OCR camera on the left side of the magnifier, tap the touch screen and enjoy listening to the text, without straining your eyes.

 

Features

·         Four-in-one video magnifier with two separate cameras for distance, document, self-view and OCR functionality

·         Flexible camera to observe objects across the rooms or auditoriums in sharp focus (distance view), to magnify documents such as reading materials, daily business tasks, classroom assignments, product labels and craft projects (document view), and to get magnified true mirror image (self-view)

·         Convenient fixed position OCR camera to listen to documents effortlessly – always place the document in the same place

·         Touch screen monitor: Tap the screen to begin reading at any point and from any place in the document

 

·         Displays full pages and automatically identifies the document layout

Optelec ClearView C/ClearView C Speech

Are you searching for a High Definition magnifier in a modern and stylish design that makes reading comfortable again?

 

C-ing without limitations

When we started to develop this desktop video magnifier, we wanted to eliminate all of the difficulties users experienced. After extensive research involving our clients, we came up with a completely new design.

Reading from top to bottom

Thanks to the innovative design of the ClearView C you naturally start to read at the top of a page, and then continue all the way down till you reach the bottom of the page. You will no longer pull the reading table toward your body when you navigate to the top of the document. This is unique among desktop video magnifiers.

Choose for comfort and design 

The ClearView C is designed to increase your reading comfort and to complement the interior of your home. The high quality materials and sleek design provide a contemporary look that is inviting in any room.

More working space

The ClearView’s C-shaped design provides you with more working space. This helps you to do your hobbies and to read your favorite newspaper without being limited in your movements. 

From basic to powerful options

Whether you prefer simple or advanced options, the ClearView C offers both. Would you like to use reading lines, adjust the contrast or enable the writing mode? Just reverse the Control Pad and enjoy powerful advanced functions.

Choose from the following options:

 

ClearView C Speech 24" High Definition
ClearView C Flex Speech 24" High Definition
ClearView C High Definition 24"
ClearView C High Definition TwinView
ClearView C HD TwinView
ClearView C One 22" (Standard Definition)
 

Portable Video Magnifier

The ONYX Deskset HD is a portable video magnifier that adapts to multiple environments and tasks for productivity at school, work, and at home. The new sleek design integrates a high-definition camera and monitor to let you clearly see what you want, whether it's across the room or at your desk. The 3-in-1 flexible camera provides document reading, distance viewing, and self-viewing modes with versatile controls.

 

Features

  • Self-contained and easy to carry
  • Three-in-one flexible camera with distance, document, and self views:
    • In distance view, even objects from across large rooms or auditoriums can be seen in sharp focus
    • Document view gives you the ability to magnify items such as reading materials, daily business tasks, classroom assignments, product labels, and craft projects
    • With self view, you get a magnified true mirror image close up
  • Automatically remembers your last working settings in every view
  • Choice of monitor sizes: widescreen 20-inch, 22-inch, or 24-inch
  • Magnification up to 131 times the original size, depending on monitor
  • Read what you want, where you want, with camera rotation in all three directions
  • True full color plus high-contrast full color
  • Optional rolling carrying case (20-inch and 22-inch models)
 

Productivity Features

  • 33 color modes including high-contrast, true-color, and grayscale to fit your viewing needs
  • Freeze Frame allows you to freeze the image on the screen for close inspection of small objects or to keep your place
  • Focus Lock to keep the camera focused on the paper while writing
  • Keep your place easily with the adjustable Reading Lines, Masks, and Shades
  • Quickly zoom out to easily find your place and zoom back in using the Find feature

 

Portable Video Magnifier

The lightweight TOPAZ® PHD offers the comfort and productivity features of a desktop video magnifier but folds away like a laptop. With auto-focus, a wide magnification range, intuitive controls, six default and 27 customizable high-contrast color modes, and adjustable reading lines and masks, the new TOPAZ PHD offers the freedom to independently read and view the details that matter in the home, office, classroom, or on the go.

 

Features

  • Brilliant image quality that is easy to read at all magnification levels with magnification to 31 times (on a 15-inch monitor; up to 24 times on a 12-inch monitor)
  • Lightweight, collapsible, portable design
  • Choice of monitor sizes: 12-inch or 15-inch
  • Auto-focus camera
  • Six default and 27 configurable screen color modes for a total of 33
  • Document reading and self-viewing modes
  • Over 9 inches of working space to write and work comfortably
  • Adjustable reference lines and masks to easily keep your place and reduce glare
  • Find function to quickly zoom out, locate the next area of interest, and zoom back in
  • SD Card slot to quickly store images
  • USB PC connectivity when used with GEM® software

Options

 

  • Lithium-ion battery pack
  • XY table for a smooth gliding motion while you read

 

Brilliant Magnified Images with Easy-to-Use Controls. TOPAZ EZ is simply uncomplicated magnification, with your choice of standard and high-definition (HD) models. The economical TOPAZ EZ emphasizes ease of use with single-function controls and a standard-definition camera. For increased clarity and lower magnification, the TOPAZ EZ HD has all the features of the standard-definition TOPAZ EZ but with an HD camera to provide superior image quality, a wider field of view, and a lower magnification range.   ***PLEASE NOTE*** This unit only comes in an HD model now (as of 3/2017). The HD prices have been lowered to the previous Standard Definition Price.

Features

 

  • Magnification to 78 times (on a 24-inch monitor with the HD system)
  • Choice of monitor sizes: widescreen 20-inch or 24-inch
  • Custom high-contrast color modes
  • Color-boost contrast
  • Brightly-colored control buttons
  • Over 8 inches of working space to write and work comfortably
  • Comfortable swivel screen
  • LED lighting reduces glare
  • One-touch button to freeze images

 

Makes Reading Easy Again

Does reading your newspaper or favorite book become too tiresome with a video magnifier? Do you lose time searching through text? Now enjoy the Optelec ClearView+ Speech, a completely new approach for the integration of OCR and text-to-speech technology in a desktop video magnifier. Just sit back, relax, and listen to any printed documents as they are read aloud.

The ClearView+ Speech combines video magnification and accurate text-to-speech that makes it easy to select what you want to read. It allows you to enlarge materials to a more comfortable size or change the high contrast viewing modes with one master dial. To activate the Speech feature, just simply touch the screen and instantly enjoy listening to articles, letters and books with a natural sounding voice and full page overview.

The Optelec ClearView+ Speech is available as a complete system or as a separate module. Thanks to its compatibility, all existing ClearView+ models (G1 & G2) will be upgradable; meaning you too can enjoy the new Speech functionality if you're an existing ClearView+ user!

Read with reliable Speech Technology

The ClearView+ Speech can instantly convert printed text into speech. Now you can enjoy having access to accurate information in a way that is most comfortable and easy for you, especially long text. The Point & Read interface allows you to simply touch the screen for the Speech feature, and then sit back, relax and listen. You also have the option to select video magnification to view photos, bills and read shorter text.

Capture the whole page and navigate quickly

The ClearView+ Speech displays full pages and automatically identifies the document or photo layout. Switch instantly between full view and navigate to various sections. Never lose track of where you are again!

Point directly at columns or words and read

To scroll within the magnified document, swipe your finger on the 24-inch HD touchcreen monitor. Simply tap a paragraph, column or word to activate the Speech function and instantly enjoy listening to articles, letters and books. That's how easy it is!

Store documents or view your favorite photos

You can enjoy the convenience of saving documents or viewing digital photos on a SD card or USB drive and access them when you need them.

Key Features

- Intuitive 24" HD Touchscreen monitor

  • - Read long documents with accurate and reliable Text-to-Speech
  • - Point directly at a column, paragraph or word & Read
  • - Capture the whole document with Full Page overview
  • - Navigate quickly with intelligent document layout recognition
  • - Swipe your finger to scroll through the magnified text or photos
  • - Read text in high contrast while viewing pictures in original color
  • - More than 50 reading voices in over 30 languages
  • - Document and photo storage to reference later
  • - Picture viewer with zoom and slideshow options to view favorite photos
  • - Continuous magnification of 1X to 85X (depends on model type)
  • - Ergonomic product design with customizable features
  • - Built-in high sound quality stereo speakers and headphone port
  • - Compatible with all existing ClearView+ Systems and easy to upgrade
  • - 3-year limited warranty

The Optelec TwinView is the first 24-inch full High Definition low vision monitor designed for students and professionals who work with a PC and also need magnification. The TwinView combines the images of a desktop vide magnifier, such as the Optelec ClearView+, and a PC simultaneously on one monitor with intelligent, fully automatic split-screen capability. With just a few user-friendly controls, productivity is improved by more overview, less toggling and advanced functionality.

Features

  • 24-inch High Definition widescreen monitor with a matte screen finish
  • Adjustable magnification of 1X up to 95X and multiple high contrast viewing options (only with the ClearView+)
  • Automatically adjusts the horizontal or vertical split-screen position
  • Unique 178º wide viewing angle
  • Free-standing, height-adjustable flexible monitor stand for a more comfortable reading posture
  • Highest HD resolution image quality with split-screen (1920 x 1080 pixels)
  • Fast and responsive real-time split-screen (60 frames per second)
  • Easy-to-use large buttons with high contrast icons
  • Compatible w/ ZoomText (>v. 9.4) or SuperNova (>v. 11.50)
  • Option to mount to an off-the-shelf monitor arm or in-line with the ClearView+
  • Monitor weight: 14.8 lbs with stand; 8.8 lbs without stand
  • 3-year standard warranty

Does low vision keep you from the activities you love?

Regain your independence with the Optelec ClearView+ desktop video magnifier. Read your morning newspaper, view family photos, enjoy hobbies, complete crossword puzzles or write checks with the touch of a button. The unique modular design allows you to customize a system to best meet your personal vision, usability and comfort needs. Ideal for extended reading and writing.

Modularity

Multiple Models Customized for YOU

  • Tailor-make your ClearView+ and include up-gradable features for your specific eye condition
  • Exchange modules to grow with you as needs or uses may change
  • Quality and instant in-home service and demonstration

Ergonomics

Proper Posture for Optimal Viewing

  • Controls are on the reading table to help avoid fatigue from continuous arm lifting when changing magnification, contrast and brightness
  • 5-directional Ultra Flexible Arm allows you to adjust the monitor to your preferred reading distance and angle
  • Lowest reading table allows a comfortable and natural reading posture

Simplicity

Easy-to-Use with One Master Dial

  • Adjust the image or text with one button
  • Smoothly move the Easy-Glide Reading table in any direction and lock without force by a "one-touch" electronic brake
  • Advanced functionality, yet easy to use

Image Quality

High Definition that Brings Life into Focus from 1X-95X

  • Exceptional quality, true color, smooth character edges, and minimum fading decreases eye fatigue
  • 30% more adjustable brightness and sharper contrast backgrounds thanany other video magnifier
  • Always-In-Focus technology for crisp clear focus and magnification level even while being moved on the reading table
  • Optimized position of light sources for even illumination without a distracting reflection

Optelec offers the ONLY desktop video magnifier that can be custom configured to your exact needs and budget. We can help you get started today!

ClearView+ 22" HD TFT Ultra Flexible Arm
ClearView+ 22" True Color TFT Ultra Flexible Arm
2 optional upgrades: Basic Feature Pack, Advanced Feature Pack

 

Enjoy faster reading for longer periods of time!

Now Freedom Scientific brings you the most versatile desktop video magnifer available - with the clarity and crispness of high definition plus PC connectivity. The TOPAZ XL HD uses a true high denition camera to produce a clearer picture with sharper images and crisper text even at the lowest mag- nication. Lower magnication means you can maximize the amount of information displayed on the screen, especially with a widescreen monitor. It also reduces the need to move the reading table when reading text, looking at photo albums, or working on crafts and other projects. The TOPAZ XL HD supports magnication levels from 1.5x to 67x, depending on your monitor size. While the TOPAZ XL HD employs the latest in advanced technology, it's easy to operate, with three large, colorful dials for basic functions - magnication, high contrast color modes, and bright- ness - conveniently located under the adjustable monitor.

Desktop Video Magnification at Its Best

The TOPAZ® desktop video magnifier provides a clear, crisp image on a 17-inch monitor or widescreen 20-, 22-, and 24-inch monitors for more magnified text on the screen. The large work surface is illuminated with long life LEDs, and the forward-mounted camera is 8.25 inches above the table, providing ample room for long sessions of reading, writing, or enjoying your favorite hobby.

Simple to Use, Yet Packed with Features

Just flip the switch to turn on the TOPAZ, and three dials are all you need for your basic video magnification functions – increase and decrease magnification, step through the enhanced color modes, and adjust brightness.

Freeze Frame Feature

 

Need to reference a phone number as you dial it? Just point to it with your finger, and press the Freeze Frame button. You’ve got it fixed on the screen and both hands are free for the phone.

Find Feature

When working at high magnification, it can be difficult to find your place on the page. The TOPAZ Find feature makes it a snap. Just press the Find button to zoom out for an overview of your page. Crosshairs make it easy to center the section of interest. Then release the button to zoom back in to your working magnification level.

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