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Explore 12 – Portable video magnifier
An HD video magnifier for the active lifestyle
The Explore 12 is one of the most popular electronic portable magnifiers on the market for anyone living with low vision or sight loss. It is an easy-to-use, smart video magnifier that offers HD image quality for improved near and distance reading and viewing. The 12-inch touchscreen makes it the largest portable magnifier in our Explore series. It provides the added benefit of a foldable stand enabling easy use for reading, writing, and other manual tasks. This video magnifier is perfect for anyone needing extra help seeing things up close.
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Explore 12 includes essential and easy-to-use tools to address low vision or vision loss needs, regardless of your age. With superior magnification, this tablet allows you to continue daily activities like reading and viewing photos or maps and maintain productivity in your work or classroom environment.
When used with its foldable stand, Explore 12 rises above the table, giving plenty of writing room. The touchscreen’s zoom-in and pan functions also allow you to read without moving your documents. In addition, its lightweight design makes it an ideal companion for on-the-go use, facilitating your active and mobile lifestyle.
- 2-30x magnification with autofocus built-in stand; 1-15x on the reading stand
- HD image quality
- Brilliant 12-in ISP LCD touchscreen with pinch zoom in/out and live panning
- 2 HD autofocus cameras
- Built-in and reading stand
- Customizable: Preferred zoom, lines/blinds, menu text size, color schemes (17)
- 30 available languages
Weight & Dimensions
- Device weight: 2.5 lbs / 1134 g
- Device dimensions (w x d x h): 11.1 x 8.0 x 0.9 in / 282 x 202 x 24 mm
- Screen dimension: 305 mm (12 in)
- Reading stand weight: 2.5 lbs / 1134 g
- Reading stand dimensions – folded: (w x d x h): 13.6 x 10.6 x 1.4 in / 340 x 269 x 35 mm
- Reading stand dimensions – open: (w x d x h): 13.6 x 10.6 x 11.1 in / 340 x 269 x 282 mm
- Non–removable battery