OrCam MyEye Pro is an artificial vision device with a lightweight smart camera that instantly reads text aloud –from any surface – and recognizes faces, products, and money in real time.
OrCam has been recently featured on Dr. Phil show, Blind Veteran Uses OrCam MyEye To Read…
Initial training on OrCam is highly recommended. Training can be provided by your supplier. If training is provided by Quantum RLV the cost is $300. (See Related Products).
For more details see: https://www.myorcam.com.au/
OrCam MyEye Pro is all about using technology to help people who are blind, partially sighted, and have reading difficulties to achieve increased independence. OrCam MyEye PRO brings two very useful capabilities to those living with a vision impairment.
Firstly, Smart Reading, giving the ability to navigate around a page by telling MyEye PRO what you want to read using a range of voice commands. For example, you may have a magazine and you would like to know what headlines are on the page, all you have to say is “read me the headlines”. After you‘ve heard what headlines are seen on the page, you can then say “read the second article” for example, and OrCam MyEye PRO will read that story. Other items you can have OrCam MyEye PRO read to you are specific words, phone numbers, amounts and dates.
Secondly, Orientation, which is designed to orient yourself in your immediate environment by giving you audible feedback on specific items that are in front of you. OrCam MyEye PRO will tell you if it sees everyday objects such as cups, chairs, tables, screens and doors within the range of 1.5 to 9 metres in front of you, including a guide to the direction to the left or right of the user. Orientation is in the first stage of development and its capability will grow as new items are introduced, growing OrCam MyEye PRO to become a valuable tool to assist and confirm what other orientation and mobility skills already provide (note: OrCam MyEye PRO Orientation feature will never replace good orientation and mobility skills nor a Guide Dog).
See the new features in action here: https://youtu.be/ayv5Te07JOU
OrCam MyEye Pro also has the following features.
Read Text. Be independent.
Reads any printed or digital text: newspapers, books, restaurant menus, signs, product labels, computer and smartphone screens - all become accessible to you in an instant. Recognizes simple hand gestures. Ideal for use at work or at school, at home or on the go. Good for all ages and any level of vision loss.
Real-time identification of faces. Following a quick one-time entry process, previously stored faces of people who are important to you – family members, friends, co-workers – are seamlessly recognized and announced by your own voice tag once they come into the OrCam MyEye Pro smart camera’s view. Up to 100 faces of individuals can be stored. Great in social situations and gives independence.
OrCam MyEye Pro has a database of millions of product bar-codes and stores up to 150 of your favourite products – such as supermarket items, drugstore necessities and credit cards - instantly communicating them through your own voice tag, enabling an independent shopping experience.
Identify Money Notes.
Make paying using cash a breeze with money note identification.
Pick out a shirt, choose a gift, shop with confidence with quick and accurate colour detection.
Time and date are conveniently announced with a turn of the wrist. Fit in with everyone with this ergonomic gesture.
All you have to do is point. Recognizes simple hand gestures. Ideal for use at work or at school, at home or on the go.
Good for all ages and any level of vision.