Excalibur – the ultimate text reading machine Developed with the most demanding user in mind, and an emphasis on design elegance and technical ability, this is indeed an impressive machine; powerful yet lightweight and small enough to easily carry under your arm - and still be able to scan and read full "legal" size (8.5 by 14 inch) documents without compromise. Excalibur sets a new standard in operating simplicity: The designers have succeeded in providing all the modern facilities demanded by experienced reading machine users, while improving reliability and performance in the process, and still maintaining small size and weight and affordability. An exceptionally large glass scanning area of 8.5 by 14.5 inches makes it possible to scan two pages of a large book at the same time: Excalibur has it all - enhanced controls with numerous user-definable options, multilingual support, removable file storage via an easily accessible USB port, voice-labeled file storage system and many other advanced features. The machine is controlled using an ergonomic keyboard with intuitively placed buttons and separate controls for the speech volume and rate. Thanks to its stylish modern looks, Excalibur will suit a vision-impaired or a dyslexic person's home, study or work environment equally well. The elegant, efficient, powerful, accurate, dependable and very affordable Excalibur will not disappoint even the most demanding user. Technical Specifications Scanning resolution 600 dpi Scanning speed Typically 13 seconds per page Recognition throughput Up to 400 characters per second Reading speed Up to 3 pages per minute Optical Character Recognition Multi-font, mixed fonts, 6 to 32 points Automatic differentiation Text and graphics, columns Automatic settings Page orientation, brightness, contrast, paper size Document size 8.5 by 14.5 inches (216 by 370 mm) Output type Highly intelligible synthesized speech Languages English Audio Output Standard 3.5mm stereo headphone jack Power supply 100-250V, automatic sensing, 25W max Dimensions 18 by 14 by 3.6 inches (457 by 356 by 91 mm) Weight 8.5 lb (3.7 kg) Internal storage Up to 10,000 pages External storage Approved USB drive (Specifications are subject to change without notice.)


Excalibur the ultimate text reading machine