Focused on Braille

HIMS is a leading provider of braille notetakers and displays, including the popular BrailleSense Polaris, QBraille XL, and other widely used refreshable braille devices.

BrailleSense Polaris

The new Notetaker that everyone is talking about…

BrailleSense Polaris offers a new standard in blind-friendly applications with the latest in cutting edge technology. We’ve kept the traditional computer interface that has contributed to the popularity of other BrailleSense models. BrailleSense Polaris supports Google Apps, making it easy to utilize Google services like Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides as millions of other students do everyday.

BrailleSense Polaris 32-cell notetaker
  • 32-Cell Braille Notetaker
  • Industry Best Math Support
  • Android Lollipop OS
  • Ideal for distance and classroom education
  • Proprietary apps built specifically for ease and convenience on a notetaker.

QBraille XL

A Unique Blend of a Perkins Keyboard and QWERTY Function Keys!

QBraille XL represents an entirely new type of 40-cell Braille display. The QBraille XL replaces the need for special keystrokes with the intuitively placed function keys found on all QWERTY keyboards. With the QBraille XL, closing an application means simply pressing the dedicated and familiar Alt+F4 buttons.

QBraille XL 40-cell braille display with Perkins keyboard and QWERTY system and function keys
  • 40-cell Braille Display
  • Perkins Keyboard
  • Includes all QWERTY System & Function Keys
  • Onboard Notepad and other Apps
  • Increase productivity and convenience
  • Ideal for use with Windows, MacOS, iOS, and Android

BrailleSense Polaris Mini

The new Notetaker that everyone is talking about…

BrailleSense Polaris MINI offers a new standard in blind-friendly applications with the latest in cutting edge technology. We’ve kept the traditional computer interface that has contributed to the popularity of other BrailleSense models. BrailleSense Polaris MINI supports Google Apps, making it easy to utilize Google services like Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides as millions of other students do every day.

Polaris Mini, 20-cell braille notetaker
  • 20-Cell Braille Notetaker
  • Android Lollipop OS
  • Industry Best Math Support
  • Ideal for distance and classroom education
  • Apps built specifically for convenience
  • Small, lightweight, and very portable

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