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.
Barendrecht, the Netherlands and Clearwater, United States (January 31, 2019) – Optelec today officially announced the launch of yet another accessory for the Compact 6 HD Speech: The Compact 6 HD Speech Dock. With this multi-purpose accessory, users can easily transform their Compact 6 HD Speech into an easy-to-use reading machine that captures full page documents, and reads the text out loud through its high quality, integrated speaker.
The Compact 6 HD Speech Dock is the latest addition to the Compact 6 HD product line. Previously, Optelec introduced the handheld electronic video magnifiers Compact 6 HD and Compact 6 HD Speech. In 2018, the Compact 6 HD Wear was launched, a wearable accessory that adds the possibility of using the Compact 6 HD or Compact 6 HD Speech hands-free. With the introduction of the Speech Dock, Optelec adds even more versatility to the use of the Compact 6 HD Speech.
The Compact 6 HD Speech Dock is designed to make the use of the Compact 6 HD Speech more comfortable. When users want to listen to full page documents, the Speech Dock is the go-to solution. Simply lay the Compact 6 HD Speech on the Speech Dock and place a document below the camera. All that’s left to be done is to press the snapshot button, and the Compact 6 HD Speech will read the text out loud. It’s as easy as that.
A full-size speaker is integrated in the design of the Compact 6 HD Speech Dock, making sure that the sounds is always clean, clear and balanced – even in noisy situations. When the speaker is turned off, the Speech Dock will charge the Compact 6 HD Speech, so users won’t run out of battery.