The New Book Player Everyone is Talking About… An Advanced Multi-Player with OCR for Books, Music, Documents, Podcasts, Recording, DAISY and More!

Blaze ET sets  a new standard for portable DAISY players. For the first time, blind  and visually impaired consumers have access to pocket-sized book  players integrated with OCR text-to-speech to capture and read  aloud hardcopy printed documents on-demand.

Access Books, Music, Printed Text and More

Blaze ET features a numeric keypad as well as several built-in apps  including Color Reader, Calculator, Memo, and Dictionary. Both Blaze ET and Blaze  EZ play audio books and music files from their internal memory or your  SD card and connect through built-in Wi-Fi to access online media,  podcasts and internet radio. They support more than 20 file formats  including formats from BookShare and NLS download, and also  play your favorite music or podcasts. Create high-quality recordings  using the internal microphone, external stereo microphone or stereo line-in, and enjoy live radio using the built-in FM Radio.

Features & Highlights

  • Stand-alone, single-button OCR capture and read
    Use Blaze ET 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.

  • Advanced, and yet easy-to-use controls and file system
    Easy to find buttons for music, radio, books, OCR and recording give single touch access to each of these popular features. A familiar numeric keypad allows for more advance marking and navigation of files, and easy access controls on the side of the unit allow users to adjust pitch, rate and volume on the fly.

  • Play DAISY, music and audio book files
    Blaze ET 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…

  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Use the built-in WiFi in Blaze ET to access online DAISY, e-books, podcasts, internet radio and more, including NLS download and playback.

  • High-quality Recording
    Record high-quality audio from internal microphone, external microphone (not included) or stereo line-in.

  • 12 GB internal flash memory

  • 12 hours battery life

Specifications

Model # T70ET
Flash Memory

16 GB (12 GB available to user)

Interface 1 micro USB, 1 SD slot
Bluetooth Bluetooth 3.0
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
CD Rom

Supports external CD ROM via USB connection (DAISY, Audio)

OCR

Capture, save and read, store as image or text

Applications & Supported File Types

Daisy Player: Daisy 2.0, 2.02, XML DAISY, ANSI/NISO, Z39.86 (DAISY 3.0), NIMAS1.1, NLS, Bookshare.org, Serotek (SAMNet), Open Library

Online Services: NLS BARD Download, Bookshare Download, CNIB Download, Web Radio, Podcasts

Media Player: MP3, MP4, WAV, WMA, WMV, OGG, ASF, AAC, AVI, FLAC, 3GP, MPG, M4A

Book Reader: TXT, RTF, HTML, HTM, XML, DOC, DOCX, PDF, EPUB, FB2, PDF

Recorder: MP3, WAV, DAISY

Additional Tools Color Reader, FM Radio, Clock (with alarm),  Calculator, Memo, Dictionary(optional), Copy, Paste, Zip/Unzip within File Manager
Audio Output

Stereo speakers, headphone jack

Optional Accessories

Premium Option Pack including: OCR Stand, Cradle, Spare battery, AC Adaptor; Dictionary options: US English, English Thesaurus, UK English, Spanish/English, French/English, Italian/English, Arabic/English

Battery

Rechargeable and Detachable Lithium Polymer battery
More than 12 hours battery life, 3 hours charge time

Size 4.59” x 2.31” x 0.64”
Weight 4.8 oz
Warranty

1-year limited parts and labor warranty