Say what you want! Communicate with speed and confidence using this extra-large, easy-to-use, speech generating device! The innovative detachable speaker can be easily removed and placed on a table or worn around the neck for easy, face-to-face communication. The Zuvo 18HD's 18″ high definition display provides stunning clarity and brightness for optimum visibility. Sleek and sophisticated technology, the speech device is only 0.7" thick and weighs just over 6.2 lbs., making it one of the largest, thinnest and fastest dedicated speech-generating devices available.
Lightweight and Flexible
The Zuvo™ 18HD speech device is extremely flexible and supports a wide range of access methods, communication skills and abilities for both kids and adults alike. With amazing, natural-sounding voices, users can be assured they are communicating with the best voices available. The lightweight and portable design enables adaptability and flexibility across communication environments. The Zuvo 18HD can easily be mounted to a wheelchair, desk or over a bed. Also, features many different access method options such as eye tracking, head tracking, trackball, one and two switch scanning, making it a great solution for users with difficulty accessing the touch screen.
Who is the Zuvo™ 18HD for?
The Zuvo™ 18 speech-generating device was designed to enhance the quality of life for people with communication and physical disabilities. It's an ideal communication device for adults and children affected by ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease), cerebral palsy, locked-in-syndrome, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, spinal cord injury and many other similar conditions.
Communicate with ease using an extensive collection of communication options. These options range from very simple, symbol-based vocabulary sets to more advanced keyboards, incorporating word and phrase prediction, as well as core word and phrase-based pages. Exclusive page sets feature vocabulary content, and draw from and incorporate the research of Dr. David Beukelman, Dr. Diane Nelson-Bryen, Dr. Elizabeth K. Hanson and Barbara Collier.
Loud-powerful voice output makes it easy to be heard in noisy environments.
Natural sounding male, female and child voice options from Acapela.
Detachable wireless speaker (range of up to 30 feet).
Digitized (recorded speech) – great for voice banking and verbal emoticons such as laughter, and other personal expressions. (Record many hours of digitized messages and sounds.)
Features and Available Options
Windows operating system.
Easy to see, bright 18" display.
Lightweight – only 6.2 lbs.
Intelligent word prediction option – enables faster typing/communication.
Communicate all day with 5+ hours** of continuous use.
Carry case and shoulder strap included.
Mouse alternatives (trackball, joystick, etc.).
Scanning using one or two switches.
Attach/mount to wheelchair, table, bed etc.
*Contact us for complete details on warranty coverage. **Estimated, average battery life (may include optional external battery). 1Excludes external speaker and keyboard, if applicable. Optional accessories and mounts are not included. WordPower, PODDs, AlphaCore, Proloquo2Go, LAMP, TouchChat, GoTalk Now, Predictable, IVONA, Acapela, Nuance, SymbolStix®, PCS, Widget, Snaps, Windows and Apple are copyright of their respective owners.