Optelec launches ClearView GO - a foldable desktop video magnifier
April 8, 2019:With ClearView GO, users with low vision can enjoy the same reading comfort, ease of use, and functionality as when working with a desktop video magnifier - but in a compact and foldable design.Read more!
Optelec launches an accessory to turn the Compact 6 HD Speech video magnifier into a portable reading machine
February 11, 2019: With the Compact 6 HD Speech Dock, users with severe low vision can transform their Compact 6 HD Speech into a compact, multi-purpose reading machine to comfortably read full page texts.Read more!
VFO™ Announces Corporate Rebranding: Changes Name to Vispero, and Moves US Headquarters to Clearwater
September 24, 2018: Vispero, formerly known as VFO, today announced its new company name, redesigned website, and a US headquarters move to nearby Clearwater, Florida.Read more!
Optelec launches a wearable accessory that helps the legally blind and visually impaired to see
September 24, 2018: With the Compact 6 HD Wear, people with severe low vision can enjoy wearable, hands-free magnification and text-to-speech, allowing users to live life to the fullest.Read more!
Enhanced Vision and Vispero, with the Freedom Scientific and Optelec Brands are Joining Forces in Assistive Technology Merger
January 23, 2018: Enhanced Vision and Vispero, with the Freedom Scientific and Optelec Brands are Joining Forces in Assistive Technology MergerRead more!
Optelec Introduces the Compact 6 HD Speech
September 18, 2017: With the pocket-sized Compact 6 HD Speech, you can enjoy Speech on the go: just point the camera, capture the text and listen as the text is read aloud.Read more!
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Optelec Traveller HD is "the best bit of kit ever"
November 10, 2016: The positive outcome of an Essex pupil, using the Optelec Traveller HD for learning.Read more!
Ai Squared joins Vispero, home of Freedom Scientific and Optelec
June 14, 2016: Vispero announced today that Ai Squared, a leading assistive technology provider, has joined Vispero.Read more!
VOSH California Provides Eye Care in Underserved Areas
April 7, 2016: Optelec supported the VOSH California chapter by donating hand-held magnifiers for their recent mission to Mexico. The nonprofit organization provides eye care services to the needy in underserved areas .Read more!