BookSense is a portable audiobook player-recorder and document reader that supports many digital formats, including DAISY audio, MP3, WMA, and Audible books.
BookSense is a portable digital audiobook player that enables persons who are blind and visually impaired to download and listen to audio content in all major formats
The HIMS line of BookSense players, which include BookSense, BookSense XT, and BookSense DS, play audio books and music files and read text files aloud using text-to-speech. The player is designed for the visually impaired and can also assists students with learning disabilities and seniors.
Each BookSense model plays DAISY audiobooks from Audible.com
, BookShare, Learning Ally, and National Library Service Talking Books. It also reads text in a wide variety of document formats, including DOC, RTF, TXT, HTML, and BookShare braille.
BookSense enables users to control reading speed, place digital bookmarks, and record voice memos using the player’s built-in or an external microphone.
The unit’s rechargeable battery provides up to 12 hours of continuous use. BookSense also has a dedicated button for checking the time that works even when the machine is off.