Personal Reader (Kpr)
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DISCONTINUED. (Verified 05/93) RETAINED IN DATABASE FOR REFERENCE. The Personal Reader is a stand-alone optical scanner that reads typeset and typewritten material and converts it into DECtalk synthetic speech. The reader may be used with either single sheets or bound documents such as books or magazines. The Personal Reader may also be used to convert text into a computer-readable text file that may be used for word processing, Braille conversion applications, or voice output. A talking calculator function is also included. The Personal Reader is available in three models. Model 7315-10 includes a 1.8" x 1.5" x 2.8", 4 oz. handheld scanner, and sells for $7,950.00. Model 7315-20 includes a 5.5" x 23" x 15", 33 lb. automatic scanner, and sells for $9,950.00. Model 7315-30 includes both types of scanners, and sells for $11,950. The prices for all models include scanners and a basic electronics unit with DECtalk speech synthesizer and a keypad, Kurzweil character recognition software, tracking aids, a license for use of the systems and the English language package, documentation in print, Braille, or cassette format, and a one-year warranty. Contact manufacturer for information on optional packages for languages other than English. DIMENSIONS: 12.5 x 6.5 x 17 inches (basic unit). WEIGHT: 19 pounds (basic unit).
7950.00 to 11950.00