Grid Pad 13

Why Choose the Grid Pad 13?

Smarter, faster communication with more access options, advanced word prediction and easy-to-edit vocabulary/page set options. Perfect at home, school, on the road, or outdoors in direct sunlight, the Grid Pad 13 communication system is among the most powerful and flexible communication systems available.

The Grid Pad 13 is fundable through Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance plans. These models are dedicated systems and do not permit access to features other than communication.

Grid Pad 13 Highlights

  • Full-color, high-resolution Second Screen (partner window)
  • Customizable, accessible Smart Buttons
  • Easy-to-use Remote Power Button
  • Available Vida™ eye gaze camera
  • Powerful, fully integrated speakers
  • Switch scanning ready
  • Available head tracking***
  • Desk stand and mount plate for flexible positioning
  • Environmental Control Unit (ECU)

Eye Gaze Options

Eye gaze cameras designed to enhance the quality of life for people with communication and physical disabilities. Ideal communication solutions for adults and children affected by ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease), cerebral palsy, Rett syndrome, locked-in-syndrome, multiple sclerosis, muscular dystrophy, spinal cord injury and many other similar conditions.

Grid Pad 13 PLUS

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Do more independently with our most advanced technology yet!^^
Equipped with environmental control unit (ECU). Use your eyes to control your phone, TV, lights and more from your device. Almost anything that plugs into a wall outlet can be controlled with the Grid Pad 13 PLUS. You can also control your smart speaker right from the device. Listen to music, access the internet to add to your story on Instagram and Facebook, watch your favorite movie on Netflix, browse the Washington Post, or write your own book and publish it (like Darla Burns; Author of Riding Sideways, My Journey With ALS).

Look™ Series of Software

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TTMT is proud to offer the Look family of software, developed by Smartbox. This software is loaded directly onto every client’s trial and purchased device. The communicator may immerse themselves in a range of fun games and puzzles, get creative with art and music activities, unwind with a selection of mindfulness exercises or engage with social stories to develop skills. These activities are intended to improve the communicator’s accuracy and ease of use with their eye gaze system.

Ability Drive Compatible

Grid Pad 13 with Ability Drive
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Ability Drive

(by Tolt Technologies)

Talk To Me Technologies and Tolt Technologies are teaming up to provide more independence for our customers with limited motor ability. This cutting edge software pairs with our eye gaze systems to provide onscreen controls for your wheelchair.

Training Materials

Grid Pad User Guide

Grid Pad Eye Gaze User Guide

Grid Pad Hardware Insert

Grid Pad Eye Gaze Hardware Insert

Grid Software Quick Reference

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Funding through Medicare, Medicaid, and most private Insurance programs^

Learn more about funding

SLPs, we're here to help with vocabulary, access options and more!

Ask about evaluation support

Trial devices are available.

Request a complimentary loan.

Communication Reimagined

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Second Screen

The Second Screen (partner window) on the back of the Grid Pad 13 can share your Grid messages and Symojis to the people around you. The Second Screen can be toggled on and off in the Grid settings, and using the Set Second Screen command in your grid sets.

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Smart Buttons

The front of Grid Pad 13 has five Smart Buttons that are both touch and eye gaze accessible. They can help you control and navigate your Grid Pad 13 device when using Grid, or they can be customized using Grid’s set of powerful commands. You can also customize the color of the Smart Button highlight, and add audio feedback as well.

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Remote Power Button

Included with your Grid Pad 13, the Remote Power Button allows you to turn the device on and off. It can also be used to set up switches away from the device. The Remote Power Button comes paired with Grid Pad 13 out of the box.

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Personalization Options

Show off your personality and protect your speech device with one of our amazing skins!

Simple yet powerful

Communicate quickly and confidently with this easy-to-use, speech-generating device. Choose from a variety of customizable vocabulary options. Alternative access methods and keygaurds are available on the Grid Pad 13.

Portable and flexible

Take the Grid Pad 13 anywhere! It's durable and portable. Carry it in your bag when you're on the go or mount it to a wheelchair. It is compatible with many different access methods such as eye gaze, head tracking and one- and two-switch scanning making it a great solution for those needing an alternative to touch screen access.

Who is the Grid Pad 13 for?

The Grid Pad 13 provides an ideal communication solution for children and adults with significant communication needs resulting from autism, stroke, brain injury, ALS (Lou Gehrig's disease), cerebral palsy, Parkinson's, Down syndrome, developmental delays and others.


  • Natural sounding, synthesized, male, female, adult and child voice options
  • Multiple languages available
  • Adjustable volume makes it easily heard in noisy environments

Features and Available Options

  • Windows operating system
  • Easy to see, bright 13" display
  • Extensive adjustable button features including visual and auditory feedback and highlight
  • Advanced, intelligent word prediction option for faster message generation
  • Chat history feature for easy retrieval of common messages
  • Message banking
  • Easy backup and restore
  • Peace of mind with our TTMT360 all-inclusive 3-year warranty*


  • Direct select via touch
  • Available eye gaze: Vida™ camera available
  • Available head tracking***
  • 1- and 2-step switch scanning with joystick options available
  • Mount to wheelchair, table, bed and more

Communication Software and Vocabulary/Page Set Options

Communicate with ease using one of our robust vocabulary options. Options range from symbol-based vocabulary sets of any size, with core and fringe words, to text-based vocabulary sets with intelligent word predition. All options are powered by Grid 3 and easy to customize. Choices include AlphaCore, Super Core, PODD, WordPower®, TTMT proprietary vocabulary sets and more!

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Voice and Message Banking

It's easy to personalize your speech-generating device using your own recorded voice for your future communication needs. You can create your own new, synthesized voice through multiple recordings collected over time. We will support your efforts with seamless integration of your banked voice through softwares such as Model Talker, My-Own-Voice, Voice Keeper, and more! We’ll provide you with guidance on getting your new synthecized voice onto your device.

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Eye Gaze Options

These cameras are among the most precise, portable and powerful eye gaze technologies available.

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Switch Scanning

Pair your Grid Pad with switch scanning technology.***

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Head Tracking

Pair your Grid Pad with head tracking technology.***

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Custom Keyguards

Add a TTMT custom keyguard for additional accuracy on the touch-screen display. High-contrast keygaurds also available.***

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Service & Support

All the support, training and guidance you need to begin speaking as quickly as possible.

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Vocabulary Options

Powered by Grid 3, choices include: AlphaCore, Super Core, PODD, WordPower, and TTMT Proprietary Vocabulary/Page Sets: OnWord, UniversalCore, Zoom, QuickStep, QuickStep CVI/VI and more!

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The best in the business!
Have peace of mind with our
3-year warranty.*

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Alternate Access

Touch, switch scanning, and head tracking compatible. Fully integrated eye gaze camera included. Contact us for options.

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Word Prediction

Speed up communication with advanced word, grammar and symbol prediction!

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Show off your personality with one of our amazing skins and personal messaging.

Fun and motivating activities that can be enjoyed by anyone who uses eye gaze systems

Look family of software
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Ability Drive

now compatible with all eye gaze options

Shop our large, customizable communication boards for playgrounds, classrooms & more

Smartbox Academy

Take AAC learning to the next level

Free Downloads

All the essentials for emerging communicators