Hims Taptilo 2.0 Plus Braille Instructional Device - Newest Version

Manufacturer: HIMS

Perfect for early introduction to Braille literacy
  • All-in-one braille learning solution w/WiFi connection & upgraded software
  • Has personalization features, a growing library of available content for wireless download & provides immediate tactile and audio feedback
  • Learn by movement, touch and hearing- type a word or secret message from app & watch braille dots come alive under students' fingertips
  • Various self-study activities w/interactive audio instructions allow students to practice on their own under minimal supervision
  • Includes 9-cell jumbo braille display, 9 removable braille blocks, set of 17 plus games & activities, English alphabet, numbers & 800+ words

SKU: 802366
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List Price:: $1,399.00
Our Price: $1,349.00
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Taptilo makes braille education simple, efficient, effective, and fun, transforming the way braille is taught in schools and at home. With the new WiFi feature, easily download and install new educational content and language packages directly to device with a few taps on your app. Keep device up-to-date with the latest firmware upgrades and features-- new programs, games, and subjects (braille math, braille music, coding, etc.)

The jumbo-sized braille blocks and large size braille (5 times larger than standard braille) can be easily manipulated by young children. Helps strengthen and refine finger movement as they play, while also being helpful to seniors with weakened tactile sensitivity. Children can easily follow along games and activities even on their own with its audio and tactile guidance.

KEY FEATURES:
--Power button (On/off), LED battery indicator, Arrow buttons (left, right), Circle button, Auto-refresh braille display, Writing sensors, Braille blocks, Volume controller (3 levels), Daily app push reminder, Charging port (micro-USB), Portable design, Carrying pouch, Rechargeable battery, Low-power consumption & Power-saving features
--Includes 800+ essential literacy words divided into categories based on reading level
--Easy to personalize your own content, upload and manage your own word list
--Enhanced app-based control and customization with flexible teaching options; personalize lessons, play games with students, track learning progress with the progress monitor, and reinforce learning through various activities
--Uncontracted and UEB available- option to temporarily switch word back and forth from uncontracted to UEB to practice at the same time
--By connecting multiple devices to one app, you have the option to teach many students at once
--Interactive audio and tactile guidance allows learners of all ages to get started within seconds and follow along easily
--Fun, dynamic sounds for better engagement and audio-inspired learning and play (animal sounds, objects and vehicles, nature sounds, etc.)
--Innovative and engaging design that combines a refreshable braille display to practice reading and a braille writing pad with manipulative blocks to practice writing

BASIC FEATURES:
--Interactive braille display & connectivity
--Information from the blocks is transmitted and displayed on the braille display and app screen; Taptilo can check the spelling
--Ergonomic, child-friendly design; Round shaped, no sharp edges, smooth matte texture, good grip, non-slip base, and safe for children to chew and play with
--Individual pins on the blocks give a satisfying click when pushed
--Braille blocks can be held & placed in different directions; the writing sensor works when placed upright as well as upside-down
--Made of durable plastic that is resistant to scratches and stains; RoHS compliant

Various customization options allow a choice of 3 different input options for writing: common, reverse, slate & stylus. Multiple voice personas available and shuffle word list. Made for itinerant teachers and in-class users.

New language packages will soon be available (Spanish, French, Korean, Japanese, etc.)

SPECS:
Charging time: 3 hours/Running time: 15 hours
Wireless: Bluetooth 4.2/WiFi 2.4GHz
Battery: Lithium-ion 2,600mAh (3.7V) / non-replaceable / micro 5 pin USB
Adaptor: Input 100V-240V, -50/60Hzm, 0.5A, Output 5.0V (2.0A)
Main body: 17W x 5D x 2H (in) / 437 x 137 x 55.6 (mm)
Block: 1.3W x 2.2D x 0.6H (in) / 336 x 562 x 16.8 (mm)
Weight: 3lb/1.4kg