The weWALK smart cane is a white cane that uses
technology that aims to help visually-impaired people navigate their
surroundings. The weWALK cane consists of an electronic
handle with a regular ‘analog’ white cane that is inserted into the bottom. It also uses an ultrasonic
sensor built into the handle to detect any obstacles above chest level and
warns the user via a vibrating handle.
Users can pair the cane with their smartphone
with the ability to integrate it with a voice assistant and google maps, giving
you step by step directions to your destination.
Search for Nearby Places and Explore the Area?
WeWALK helps you to find popular places,
restaurants, pubs and cafes around you. All you need to do is to choose where
to go and get navigation over your WeWALK application.
It uses its built-in speakers to inform the
user of nearby stores and infrastructural details that they may not be able to
The weWALK smart cane runs on android and iOS-based
mobile phones. It features a USB input that can be used to charge the
battery with one full charge lasting up to five hours of usage time.