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HIMS BookSense

See Also BookSense XT

What is the BookSense?

The BookSense is a compact and lightweight portable DAISY player. This multi-function DAISY reader 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.

BookSense 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 your favorite music and 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

  • 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 can instantly move to a certain location using this markup, allowing you to navigate books quickly and efficiently. BookSense 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.

  • 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 and external audio sources via line-in.

  • Easy to use

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

  • Time and date

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

Model T50
Interface USB2.0, SD slot
Sound output Built-in stereo speakers, stereo earphone jack
Recording Built-in microphone, external microphone jack (stereo recording)
Battery Lithium polymer (removable and rechargeable)
Size 4.7cm(W) X 10.8cm(D) X 1.8cm(H) / 1.8"(W)X 4.2"(D)X 0.7"(H), 115g / 0.25lb

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