OrCam Read Girl sitting reading book with OrCam

OrCam Read

Product Description

OrCam Read, for people with mild low vision, reading fatigue, reading difficulties including dyslexia, and for anyone who consumes large amounts of text, is a first-ever lightweight, handheld device with a smart camera that seamlessly reads text from any printed surface or digital screen. It enables you to enjoy the morning paper, read any book, and even read all that appears on your computer or smartphone screen. Privately read the text that you choose, improve your time studying, work more efficiently! Can be used with Bluetooth or wired earphones.

OrCam Read Boy reading book


Read Instantly

Including: newspapers, books, menus, signs, product labels and screens.

Laser Guidance

Two laser guidance options: Capture a text block or choose where to begin reading.

Speed Read

Read at your own pace, up to 300 words per minute.

Full Page Capture

Unlike all other devices where you must scan line-by-line, OrCam Read captures full pages and screens at once.


Bluetooth-enabled connectivity, for use with headphones or speakers.


Just point and click, that’s all there is to it.

Works Everywhere

Wireless, and no internet connection required.

OrCam Read Side View in girl's hand

Tech specs

Dimensions 122 mm x 25 mm x 13 mm / 4.80 in x 0.98 in x 0.51 in


Device: 44.5 gr/1.57 oz 

Device+Box: 326.5 gr/11.52 oz

Battery 3.8VDC nominal 700 mAh [4 hours of continuous use]

Camera 13 megapixels

Connectivity BLE BT and Wi-Fi