Zoom-Ex Is the World’s First Portable Instant Reading Solution for Low Vision Users
Zoom-Ex is the seamless integration of an instant scanner and a lightning fast OCR. It allows you to convert any printed text into multiple accessible formats like speech, large print, sound file, text file, etc. –within seconds. Zoom-Ex is extremely easy to use, too: the foldable stand holds a digital scanning camera that is always at the exact distance needed to create a clear image. Low vision users know exactly where to place the material to be read because they can touch and feel L-shaped edges of the stand.
Zoom-Ex Is Actually Three Powerful Tools In One:
Instant Reader: It’s the world’s first instant book-to-speech tool—our proprietary OCR software provides lightning fast performance for real-time page-to-speech. Click here for more information.
Smart Magnifier: It’s a magnifier that eliminates the need for an X-Y table and delivers text wrapping on screen for easy reading. Click here for more information.
Book Scanner-Reader: It’s a fast 20ppm scanner (allowing you to keep books bound and intact) that provides you with OCR. Click here for more information.
How to Read a Book
Always Handy: Zoom-Ex folds up and fits in your laptop bag.
Astounding: Get real-time page-to-speech
Easy: Place your printed material under the Zoom-Ex camera and press a key on your keyboard. Within a few seconds your document is read aloud
Adjustable: Alter reading speed to your likening
Lightweight & Portable: Weighs just 1lb & folds up to fit in your laptop bag
Flexible Magnify text as much or as little as you need ( up to 40X)
Helpful: Highlights words as they are read
Useful: Enables user to print large font books
Fast: Scans up to 20 pages per minute
Accomodating: Place your document upside down, in landscape position, etc. Orientation of the page does not matter Versatile: Convert any printed text into multiple accessible formats like speech, large print, sound or text file, etc
Efficient: Provides fast forward and rewind capabilities
Multi-Lingual: Ability to read in 9 foreign languages
Minimum System Requirements
- An IBM compatible personal computer
- 1.4 GHz Pentium or equivalent AMD processor
- 512 MB RAM Memory (1GB is recommended for Zoom-Ex or Zoom-Twix)
- 450 MB free space on Hard Drive
- High Speed USB 2.0 port (two USB 2.0 ports for Zoom-Twix)
- Microsoft Windows® XP (strongly recommended) or Vista (32 bit)
- Vista 64 is not supported by current release