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HIMS BookSense XT

See Also BookSense BookSense DS

What is the BookSense XT?

The BookSense XT is a compact and lightweight portable DAISY player. This multi-function player is compatible with a wide range of audio formats including DAISY and MP3. It has a built-in text to speech engine which enables a wide range of electronic documents to be easily accessible.

First Interactive Voice Recognition (IVR) Multi-function DAISY Player

Adding Interactive Voice Recognition (IVR) to BookSense XT DAISY players provides an easy-to-use, non-technical user interface that adds functionality and simplifies multi-level accessibility to a wide array of media and document formats including more than 20 file types such as NLS, Learning Ally (RFB&D), and BookShare.org.  Voice controlled commands are ideal as an alternative access method for blind and visually impaired users, seniors with age-related macular degeneration or other low vision conditions and people with hand dexterity challenges due to neuropathy or arthritis.

 BookSense XT in your daily life

BookSense 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 even when the unit is off, there is no need to buy another digital clock!

Features of BookSense XT

  • Small, light and easy to carry

    Compact and lightweight providing portable use, making it easy to carry wherever you go!

  • Document reader

    Reads text and Braille files: TXT, RTF, DOC, DOCX, HTML/XML, SML, BRL, BRF, Bookshare Braille files.

  • Media playback

    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 XT can instantly move to a certain location using this markup, allowing you to navigate books quickly and efficiently. Book Sense XT 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, etc.

  • FM radio

    Contains an FM radio with the ability to add up to 6 channel presets.

  • Bluetooth

    Allows you to use a stereo Bluetooth headset, which can also be used to transfer data files from PC via Bluetooth to BookSense XT using FTP service.

  • Several memory types

    Supports high capacity SD cards up to 32GB, USB flash drives, USB CD-ROM drives and contains 4GB internal memory.

  • Recording

    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.

  • Easy to use

    Provides a user friendly and consistent user interface, which makes learning to use your BookSense XT very easy!

  • Time and date

    Check the time and date easily with a dedicated button that works even when the BookSense XT is off.

  • Detachable and rechargeable battery

    The detachable and rechargeable battery provides up to 12 hours of continuous use.

  • Optional carrying case

    Order a carrying case separately to safely and fashionably protect your BookSense XT. The optional carrying case allows all functions to be used without taking the unit out of the case and can attach to your pocket or belt.

Technical Specifications of BookSense XT

Model T50XT
Flash memory 4GB
FM Radio Support
Interface USB2.0, SD slot, Bluetooth
Sound output Built-in stereo speakers, stereo earphone jack
Recording Built-in microphone, external microphone jack (stereo recording)

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