Braille Tablet

BrailleSense Polaris

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The BrailleSense Polaris is a thin, lightweight tablet without a screen, which has been developed for blind and visually impaired individuals. It supports a range of Google apps and services, such as Google Docs and Google Drive. The ergonomic design enables fatigue-free typing, while the intuitive menu guidance and tactile controls ensure fast, non-visual orientation. The innovative multitouch display enables the user to control the device with gestures such as swiping and tapping.

Credits
  • Manufacturer:
    SELVAS Healthcare, Inc., Daejeon, South Korea
  • Design:
    Cyphics, Hoyoung Park , Seoul, South Korea

Statement by the Jury

The BrailleSense Polaris combines the features of a note-taking device with the options presented by current technology in an outstanding way.