ClearReader Basic

Combines fast text-to-speech and a choice of high quality naturally sounding voices, all in an attractive portable design. The ClearReader Basic is mains-powered only.
$3,730.00

For anyone experiencing sight loss including those with Macular Degeneration
 
Rediscover the joys of reading with the award-winning ClearReader Basic, combining fast text-to-speech, a choice of high quality naturally sounding voices, and all in an attractive portable design.
 
Simply plug-in, switch-on, scan your printed reading material and start listening in an instant.
 
Designed for everyday living
Imagine being able to listen to any kind of printed material within a matter of seconds, and all at the press of a button.  With the ClearReader Basic accessing printed documents such as magazines, newspapers, books or a letter from a friend has never been easier.
 
Use anytime around the house or work.
The ClearReader Basic offers all the benefits of the ClearReader without the facility of on-board rechargeable batteries.

Using the convenient in-built handle, the ClearReader Basic can be used around the home, on holiday, at school or at work, making it ideal for reading a recipe in the kitchen, a book in the library, today's newspaper in your favourite chair or reviewing bills at a table.

The ClearReader Basic is easily adjusted to playback at a more comfortable reading speed and volume.  You can even connect a separate set of headphones and listen discretely.
 
ClearReader Basic key benefits:

  • Click and begin listening in a few seconds
  • Intuitive operation - simple  adjustment controls for play, pause, forward, back, reading speed and voice selection
  • Compact, portable and easy to carry with a built-in carrying handle
  • Built-in high quality stereo sound speakers
  • Integrated object lighting for reading in places with poor external lighting
  • High quality text recognition - select up to 4 voices including UK-English voices (Daniel and Serena) and an Indian-English voice (Sangeeta)
  • Headphone connector - connect a headset and listen discretely
  • Use from mains power only (unlike ClearReader+ so it is lighter)
  • Automatically recognises columns

Add an optional Feature Pack for a host of extra features or a carry case for easy transport and storage (see Related Products).

 

Dimensions: 23 x 24 x 10 cm / 9.1 x 9.4 x 3.9 inches

Weight: 2.26 kg / 4.97 lbs

Power Source: Mains-powered

Headset connection: Yes

In-built lighting: Yes

Speakers: Built-in high quality stereo sound speakers

Controls: Simple adjustment controls for play, pause, forward, back, reading speed and voice selection

Case: Optional (see Related Products)

Miscellaneous:

  • Compact, portable and easy to carry with a built-in carrying handle
  • Automatically recognises columns

The Optelec ClearReader+ supports 29 supported languages and 42 different voices.  You can choose up to 4 voices from the following list:

  • English (British accent):  Daniel (Male) and Serena (Female)
  • English (Irish accent)
  • English (Indian accent):  Sangeeta (Female)
  • English (American accent):  Jill (Female), Samantha (Female) and Tom (Male)
  • English (Australian accent):  Karen (Female) and Lee (Male)
  • English (South African accent)
  • German:  Steffi (Female) and Yannick (Male)
  • Dutch: Claire (Female)
  • Dutch (Belgian): Ellen (Female)
  • French: Sebastien (Male)
  • French (Canadian): Julie (Female)
  • Danish: Ida (Female)
  • Norwegian: Stine (Female)
  • Swedish: Alva (Female)
  • Finnish: Mikko (Male)
  • Russian: Katerina (Female)
  • Polish: Agata (Female)
  • Italian: Silvia (Female)
  • Spanish (Castilian): Monica (Female)
  • Spanish (Americas): Paulina (Female)
  • Turkish
  • Brazilian Portuguese
  • Catalan
  • Czech
  • Greek
  • Hungarian
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Slovak
     

Buy with confidence as this product comes with a 30 Day Change of Mind Guarantee* (unless otherwise stated in the overview). For more information please see our Returns & Warranty Policy.

Most of our products have a 30 day money back guarantee from date of invoice excluding software.

Before any claim on this guarantee is made you must contact us on 1300 883 853.

  • Optical magnifiers and lighting equipment have a 14 day money back guarantee from date of invoice.
  • Products must be returned undamaged and in their original condition.
  • We charge a re-stocking fee of 10% or more for returned goods.
  • We do not cover the cost of postage, handling or collection

Warranty period:

  • Two-Year Warranty

For more information please see our Returns & Warranty Policy.

If you receive your goods and you find that it is not suitable for your needs you must inform our Customer Support Team on 1300 883 853  of your intention to return the goods. 

Most of our products have a 30 day money back guarantee from date of invoice excluding software.****

Optical magnifiers and lighting equipment have a 14 day money back guarantee from date of invoice.

  1. *Products must be returned undamaged and in their original condition. Any software products must be unopened.
  2. *We charge a re-stocking fee of 10% or more for returned goods.
  3. *We do not cover the cost of postage, handling or collection.
  4. *Items that are purchased via a funded sale (DVA, NDIS, MACetc) cannot be returned unless faulty.

Valid Receipt

A valid receipt is either the original Tax Invoice issued with the product or the Order Confirmation Email.

Service and Repair Information

Hardware products:

Quantum RLV offers service and repair of its hardware products.

What you need to do in the event of product failure:

  1. Please call Quantum RLV on 1300 883 853 or email us on info@quantumrlv.com.au
  2. Return the product to us at your expense. ClearViews may be handled onsite at no cost (please ask Customer Service staff)
  3. Record the a Return Materials Authorization (RMA) number that our staff will give you and put this on the package/product

What we will do in the event of a product failure:

  1. Record the details of your call on our system and give you a Return Materials Authorization  (RMA) number for tracking purposes
  2. We will endeavour to repair or replace ClearView onsite
  3. Email or call you when we receive the faulty product
  4. Email or call you when the fault has been analysed and solution determined (within 5 - 7 business days)
  5. Repair or replace the faulty product at our discretion
  6. Email or call you when product ready for shipping with delivery details

To check the status of your repair, call us on 1300 883 853.

Software products:

Call our dedicated Software Support Hotline on 1300 791 777, if you are having trouble with your Software.

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