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Orbit Writer

by Orbit Research


Format: Consumer Electronics

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For sale in United States only!

This compact, sleek device allows you to connect instantly to your smartphone or computer — right out of the box! Control your smartphone or computer, read and send messages and emails, browse the internet and social media... the Orbit Writer works with iOS, Android, Windows, Mac OS, Fire OS, Chrome OS and Linux devices. The lightweight but rugged device weighs 3.2 oz, and its dimensions are 6.3 x 2.6 x 0.3 inches (90 grams, 16.0 x 6.5 x 0.8 cm). Note that this is an input-only device — there is no display!

Includes a soft protective case, a charging cable, and a quick start guide in braille.


  • Works with all smartphones and computers out of the box
  • Seamless, instant connection
  • Ultra-compact design easily fits in the pocket or purse
  • Ergonomic Perkins-style braille keyboard
  • High-quality scissors keys for smooth and quiet operation with positive tactile feedback
  • Navigation keys to control your smartphone or computer with intuitive key combinations. No need to use touch gestures
  • Simultaneous connection to 5 devices over Bluetooth and one over USB; switch with hotkey combinations
  • Support for all languages available on phones and computers
  • Battery: Over 3 days of operation, charges in under 2 hours
  • Lightweight but rugged construction: 3.2 oz, 6.3 x 2.6 x 0.3 inches (90 grams, 16.0 x 6.5 x 0.8 cm)
  • Haptic (vibration) feedback for actions and settings
  • Attachment points for a strap or lanyard
  • Comes with a USB charging cable

Return Policy:
Please keep all packing materials — including the box! — that we send to you in case you need to return the unit for a repair or a refund. If some of the items are missing (i.e. the packing boxes), the refund or return policy might be voided by National Braille Press.

A refund for your device can be obtained within 30 days from the shipping date for the product, providing that the unit is returned undamaged, in new condition and returned with all materials in its original packaging box.