Motivates students and builds confidence by using the standard braille keyboard combined with instantaneous audio feedback and hardcopy braille output
Enables better collaboration between students and sighted teachers or parents using Roman letters on the display screen to mirror what is being brailled.
Allows students to save and transfer their work as a text file via a USB port, so that sighted teachers can read the document on a computer
See how the Florida School for the Deaf Blind has transformed the way they teach and students learn using the SMART Brailler!
"Make braille cool and fun"
“The Perkins SMART Brailler is an excellent learning tool, allowing blind and sighted users the opportunity to work and learn together.”
American Federation for the Blind
“Great product that can make braille cool and fun and that can only be a wonderful thing.“
"It’s a really important tool for my student. I attribute a good amount of his interest to learn early Braille literacy to the SMART Brailler — without it, we would not have been able to build his skills."
Kathryn Traut, TVI
A video screen that displays SimBraille and large print, combined with audio feedback, for an instantaneous, multi-sensory learning experience
The ability to edit, save and transfer electronic documents via USB
Mechanical brailler capability
Headphone jack and volume control
Acapela Text to Speech from Acapela Group
US English Braille, including contractions
Rechargeable and removable battery
Software version of Building on Patterns Kindergarten exercises for braille beginners (Included in American Printing House version only)
Multiple language platforms including English, UK English, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Swedish, Polish, Turkish, Arabic and Portuguese
New and improved! We are dedicated to providing the highest quality products based on feedback from our user community. Improvements like these have led to a decrease in the number of SMART Braillers returned for warranty repair and an increase in user satisfaction:
Unified English Braille (UEB)
Increased strength and durability of plastic exterior
Easier paper loading and decreased paper jamming
14 in L x 5.5 in W x 9.5 in H (34 cm L x 15 cm W x 24 cm H)