The ReadingPen2 is designed specifically to help readers improve their reading skills. This fully portable scanning device helps with reading fluency and comprehension by providing immediate definitions for scanned text. Scanned text and definitions can be read aloud, allowing readers to maintain their reading flow, even when encountering unfamiliar words.
The pen displays scanned text in large characters and reads them aloud and spells words letter-by-letter. It reads any printed material; use with books, magazines and newspapers.
Scans single words or full lines of text.
Displays selected word in large font to enable easier, clearer viewing.
Displays definitions, synonyms and translations of the scanned text on the LCD screen.
Audio word pronunciation with text-to-speech (TTS) technology using built-in speaker or earphones.
Spells out scanned words, highlighting individual letters.
Displays syllabic division of selected word or phrasal verb (most products).
Comprehensive translation that extends beyond the simple, most frequently used meaning of the word.
Direct look-up of idioms/phrases.
Identification of inflected words and the display of their corresponding entries.
History option enabling review of the last 80 looked up words.
Recognition of a wide range of printed font types and sizes (6-22 points - up to 8mm), including inverted text on contrasting backgrounds (except red on white, white on red, blue on black and black on blue).
Recognition and automatic merging of hyphenated text.
Two display modes: Toggle between abridged and complete definition/translation display.