Single-button access to music, media, documents and even printed materials. Blaze EZ’s wide range of media support and on-the-spot OCR and text-to-speech ensures endless hours of information and entertainment at the touch of a button, including newspapers, books, documents, restaurant menus as well as DAISY and media content. You can scan and read printed materials immediately, or save them for reading at your leisure.
Stand-alone, single-button OCR capture and read
Use Blaze EZ to OCR capture a menu, magazine article, library book, and more – all at the touch of a single button. The built-in auto-focus camera ensures a high-quality image for accurate OCR and text-to-speech.
Simple, easy-to-use controls and file system
Three easy-access buttons with Braille letters “M”, “R” and “B” give quick access to Music, Radio and Books. Above that a simple, easy-to-find record button, and below it a set of navigation buttons in the shape of a cross. At the bottom right corner, is a square button with a Braille letter “O” for OCR. A single press enters OCR mode and a second press will begin the capture and read process.
Play DAISY, music, and audio book files
Blaze EZ can read and play a variety of file including DAISY, TXT, BRL, MP3, MP4, WAV, WMA, WMV, OGG, ASF, AAC, AVI, FLAC, 3GP, MPG, M4A TXT, RTF, HTML, HTM, XML, DOC, DOCX, PDF, EPUB, FB2, PDF, and more.
Use the built-in WiFi in Blaze EZ to access online DAISY, e-books, podcasts, internet radio and more.
Record high-quality audio from internal microphone, external micrphone (not included) or stereo line-in.
12 GB flash memory
Interface: 1 micro USB, 1 SD slot
Bluetooth and Wi-Fi
Supports external CD ROM via USB connection (DAISY, Audio)
OCR: capture, save and read, store as image or text
Includes FM radio and clock
Stereo speakers and headphone jack
Rechargeable and detachable lithium ion battery provides 15 hours use
Daisy Player: Daisy2.0, 2.02, XML DAISY, ANSI/NISO, Z39.86 (DAISY3.0), NIMAS1.1, NLS, Learning Ally, Bookshare.org, Serotek (SAMNet), Open Library