There are several video magnifiers available on the market for individuals with low vision, but many are bulky and offer few abilities. TOPAZ PHD is a new portable video magnifier offers many features that are designed specifically to fit your lifestyle!
TOPAZ PHD is an “intuitive and fully-featured video magnifier that provides brilliant image quality in a compact and portable design!” This device offers the same comfort and productivity features of a desktop video magnifier, but is lightweight and folds away like a laptop.
TOPAZ PHD Features
- Image quality that is easy to read at all magnification levels with magnification to 30X on a 15-inch monitor and up to 24X on a 12-inch monitor
- Auto-focus camera
- Five default and 27 configurable screen color modes for a total of 32 customizable high-contrast colors
- Document reading and self-viewing modes
- Adjustable reference lines and masks to easily keep your place and reduce glare
- Over 9 inches of working space to write and work comfortably
- Find function to quickly zoom out, locate next area of interest and zoom back in
- SD Card slot for storing images
- USB PC connectivity (when used with GEM® software)
- Lithium-ion battery pack
- XY table for a smooth gliding motion while you read
TOPAZ PHD will be available for shipping starting next month. For more information, visit the Freedom Scientific website.