BookSense DS has been discontinued. For another great digital book player, please consider the BookSense XT or our NEW Blaze EZ Multi-player with OCR.
The BookSense DS is a DAISY player with an OLED screen. With its built-in text to speech engine, you can access information for education and entertainment. Enjoy newspapers, your favorite novels, even your music collection while checking the status of playback or your place in a menu or file list on the OLED screen.
BookSense DS in your daily life
BookSense DS offers several features to make your life more convenient. You can record a memo with just the press of a button and adjust microphone sensitivity to accommodate either quick recording of daily activities or a special concert in a large hall. Listen to FM radio and your favorite music or books on the go. With access to time and alarm, there is no need to buy another digital clock!
Features of BookSense DS
Easy to check status through the OLED screen
Provides an OLED screen which allows you to check the status of playback or your place in a menu or file list.
Small, light and easy to carry
Compact and lightweight providing portable use, making it easy to carry wherever you go!
Reads text and Braille files: TXT, RTF, DOC, DOCX, HTML/XML, SML, BRL, BRF, Bookshare Braille files.
Plays several types of audio files, including: MP3, MP4, WAV, WMA, WMV, OGG, ASF, FLAC, 3GP, Audible audio(.aa, .aax).
DAISY content playback
DAISY is a digital book format which includes text, audio or both. It contains special markup for navigating chapters, sections, paragraphs, pages and percent of content. BookSense DS can instantly move to a certain location using this markup, allowing you to navigate books quickly and efficiently. BookSense DS supports all types of DAISY formats: DAISY 2.0/2.02, ANSI/NISO Z39.86 (DAISY 3.0), NIMAS1.1, NLS, RFB&D, Bookshare.org, Serotec(SAMNet).
Convenient reading features
Includes several types of moving features such as reading speed control, bookmark and voice memo.
Contains an FM radio with the ability to add up to 6 channel presets.
Several memory types
Supports high capacity SD cards up to 32GB, USB flash drives, USB CD-ROM drives and contains 4GB internal memory.
Provides a high quality internal microphone to record anything from anywhere in either MP3 or WAV format. Also features a 3.5mm microphone socket enabling you to use an external microphone, external audio sources via line-in, and even records from the FM radio.
Time and date
Check the time and date easily with a dedicated button.
Technical Specifications of BookSense DS
|Interface||USB2.0, SD slot|
|Sound output||Built-in mono speaker, stereo earphone jack|
|Recording||Built-in microphone, external microphone jack|
|Size||4.5cm(W) X 9.7cm(D) X 1.6cm(H) / 1.77″(W)X 3.82″(D)X 0.63″(H), 65g / 0.14lbs|