Blaze EZ

$595.00

Highlights

A Revolutionary Multi-Player with OCR for Books, Music, Documents, Podcasts, Recording, DAISY and More!

  • Stand-alone, single-button OCR to scan and read printed text with the touch of a button
  • Simple, easy-to-use controls and file system for easy navigation
  • Plays a wide variety of DAISY, music and audio book files
  • Built-in wifi to access online DAISY files, e-books, podcasts, internet radio and more
  • Create high-quality recordings using an internal/external microphone or stereo line-in
  • Large storage capacity – 12 GB internal flash memory
  • Up to 12 hours of battery life

With single-button access to music, media, documents and even printed materials, Blaze EZ OCR Multi-Player is yet another example of the HIMS commitment to blazing new paths to accessibility. Blaze EZ’s wide range of media support and on-the-spot OCR & 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.

Blaze EZ Basics - Part 1: Quick Tour & Basic Programming

Blaze EZ Basics - Part 2: Books, Podcasts and Web Radio

Blaze EZ Basics - Part 3: How to OCR

A Revolutionary Multi-Player with OCR for Books, Music, Documents, Podcasts, Recording, DAISY and More!

  • 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…
  • Built-in Wi-Fi
    Use the built-in WiFi in Blaze EZ to access online DAISY, e-books, podcasts, internet radio and more.
  • High-quality Recording
    Record high-quality audio from internal microphone, external micrphone (not included) or stereo line-in.
  • 12 GB internal flash memory
  • 12 hours battery life
ModelT70EZWeight.3 lbs
Dimensions4.59 x 2.31 x .64 inFlash Memory12 GB available to user
Interface1 micro USB, 1 SD slot, BluetoothNetworkWi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
CD RomSupports external CD ROM via USB connection (DAISY, Audio)OCR Text-to-SpeechCapture, save and read, store as image or text
DAISY PlayerDaisy2.0, 2.02, XML DAISY, ANSI/NISO, Z39.86 (DAISY3.0), NIMAS1.1, NLS, Learning Ally, Bookshare.org, Serotek (SAMNet), Open LibraryMedia PlayerMP3, MP4, WAV, WMA, WMV, OGG, ASF, AAC, AVI, FLAC, 3GP, MPG, M4A
Book ReaderTXT, RTF, HTML, HTM, XML, DOC, DOCX, PDF, EPUB, FB2, PDFRecordingMP3, WAV
Features & SettingsFM Radio, ClockAudioStereo speakers, headphone jack
BatteryRechargeable and Detachable Lithium Ion battery 15 hours battery lifeWarranty1-year limited parts and labor warranty