What is a desktop video magnifier?
A video magnifier is a reading aid for people with low vision that maximizes
the remaining sight so it’s possible to read and view photos again. When you are
in need of magnification or contrast a video magnifier can help. A video
magnifier is an electronic magnifier that uses a camera and a screen to make
text easier to read. The camera image will be magnified and the contrast can be
increased, making it even easier to read.
Desktop video magnifier (CCTV)
A desktop video magnifier is a magnifier that is mostly used in one fixed
location, for example the living room. They have an integrated reading table so
you are able to read a newspaper, do your hobbies or write a letter. Optelec
offers a wide variety of desktop video magnifiers. You can choose a monitor,
camera quality (High Definition or Standard Definition), and simple or advanced
functions. There always is a desktop video magnifier that meets your budget and
Handheld video magnifier
A handheld video magnifier is a small, lightweight electronic handheld
magnifier that is easy-to- use. Due to its compact size, it is easy to carry
along anywhere you go. You can magnify and increase contrast on the spot. Use a
handheld video magnifier on the go to read price labels, maps, bus schedules,
directions and your favorite restaurant menu.
Optelec offers a wide variety of desktop and handheld video magnifiers. If
you are interested in the different possibilities, contact our friendly
specialists by means of the contact
form or give us a call 1-800-665-3005.
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