GuideConnect Laptop – Simple Low Vision Computer

Easy-to-Use Low Vision Laptop

  • Complete tasks with simple step-by-step menus
  • View high-contrast, large print text on the 15″ touchscreen
  • Listen to the human sounding voices guide you every step of the way
  • Navigate via touchscreen, mouse pad, keyboard or optional remote
  • Write emails, documents, or search the internet with your voice
  • Effortlessly browse the web
  • Listen to audio books, today’s newspapers or your favorite radio station
  • Use forward-facing camera for self-view: Useful for grooming
  • Plug and play: Works straight out of the box
  • Use as a large 15″ touchscreen laptop or fold it like a tablet
  • Enjoy 2 free hours of training
  • Accessory Package:
    Dolphin Keyboard: Large print keyboard with “quick buttons”
    –  ZiggiCam HD –  Magnify, scan & read printed documents

Manage everyday life and have fun with the GuideConnect Laptop!

The GuideConnect low vision laptop helps you manage your everyday life and have fun! Simple internet access makes it easy to find information, be entertained and stay up-to-date with what’s happening in the world. GuideConnect is thoughtfully designed by and for people with sight loss, enabling you to enlarge the text or have it read to you. There are straightforward menus and lots of help. GuideConnect will talk you through every step of the way – you won’t believe how easy it is to use!

The GuideConnect 2-in-1 touchscreen laptop arrives preinstalled with the Dolphin GuideConnect software and every purchase includes a free online training and free, ongoing customer support.

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Simple step-by-step menus with large text

  • Never get lost or overwhelmed – with simple step-by-step menus that talk you through your choices.
  • Whether you’re composing an email or browsing the internet, GuideConnect simplifies the process into a series of effortless steps.
  • Follow along with high-contrast, large print, talking menus.

Speech Feedback – Easy-to-Use Voice Controls

  • Listen to human sounding voices and adjust the speed so it reads as slow or as fast as you want.
  • Everything is read aloud: the simple step-by-step menus are spoken at a speed that suits you.
  • The computer announces enough information so you always feel in control and never overwhelmed.
  • Use voice input in documents to quickly compose a detailed message. Sending an email? Voice input makes adding email addresses and content fast and easy. Want to know what the weather will be like today? Just open the web browser and ask the question!

Tools for Productivity – Keep up with daily tasks at home

  • Write, send and receive emails:
    Access email – the simple speaking menus walk you through every step of writing, sending and receiving email.
    GuideConnect notifies you of a new email message, assists you with composing a response and alerts you of any spelling errors
  • Use the internet:
    Easily access the internet and use the up and down arrow keys to explore any page. Words will be highlighted and read aloud so you never get lost or confused.
  • Write letters & documents:
    GuideConnect builds your letter, piece by piece, so there’s no complicated formatting challenges.
    Add your recipient’s address from the address book.

Tools for Organization – Manage your calendar and address book

  • Never miss an appointment or birthday again. Add events and receive timely reminders. There are no complex calendars to navigate. With GuideConnect all the details are in large, high contrast print and also spoken.
  • Store your contacts’ addresses, email addresses and phone numbers in the address book. Effortlessly and independently send an email, write a letter, or print an envelope or a label. With GuideConnect you don’t need an expert at hand.

Entertainment Options – Browse Audio Books, Newspapers & Radio Stations

  • Browse 1000’s audio books:
    Experience the widest range of audio books, human narrated and delivered with large, crystal clear text. From top ten best sellers to old classics, romance to tragedy, GuideConnect has them all, free and ready to read.
    Explore the full list of library providers and sign up for their free services, then browse titles in your local language by popular titles, genre, title or author.
  • Read the Newspaper daily:
    Local, regional and national newspapers are all accessible and delivered daily with GuideConnect.
    With print as big as you need it, you can browse the headlines and the sections.
  • Listen to your favorite radio station:
    Browse thousands of local, regional and national radio stations, or just play your favorites.

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See How the Software Works


Processor: 11th Generation Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7 Processor (8MB Cache, up to 4.2 GHz)

Operating System:Windows 10 Home English

Video Card: Intel® Iris® Xe Graphics with shared graphics memory

Display: 15.6-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS LED-Backlit Non-Touch Display

Memory: 12GB, 8GB+4GB, DDR4, 3200MHz

Hard Drive: 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe Solid State Drive
Dimensions: 1. Height: 14.15mm – 17.90mm (0.56″ – 0.70″) | 2. Width: 356.1 mm (14.02″) | 3. Depth: 234.5 mm (9.23″)

Weight: 3.78 lbs.

Ports & Slots: 1. MicroSD Card Reader | 2. USB 3.2 Gen 1 | 3. Headphone/Microphone Combo | 4. Power jack | 5. HDMI 1.4 | 6. USB 3.2 Gen 1 | 7. USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C™ (DP/PowerDelivery)

Audio and Speakers: Stereo Speaker with MaxxAudio Pro & Headphone/Microphone combo jackWireless: Intel® Wi-Fi 6 2×2 (Gig+) and Bluetooth 5.1

Primary Battery: 4-Cell Battery, 53WHr (Integrated)