With the 7" Mercury Electronic Magnifier with OCR you get 2 fabulous devices in one. This 7 inch wide handheld Mercury handheld magnifier & OCR (Optical Character Recognition) is a breakthrough in low vision technology. Hold it in your hand or extend the legs to rest it on whatever you wish to read or view.
As an electronic magnifier, you can use its touch-based, illuminated 7" screen to have magnification up to 10X while in a live viewing mode or 30X while in OCR mode. Use touch-screen pinch action to zoom in and out. Then, switch from live magnification to Optical Character Recognition scanning with just one touch.
In OCR mode, scan your reading material and then use the intuitive touch screen interface to navigate around the scanned page, and have your scanned material read back to you. The scanned material appears on the touch screen, where you can manipulate its size, colors, and reading position. Scanned documents can be saved and uploaded to your own computer.
The Mercury 7 features a talk back menu, various reading options, and easily customized settings.
Display Size: 7 inches
Resolution: 720 x 1280 pixels
Touch Screen: Multi-touch
Camera: 13 megapixels
Processor: Quad core, 1200 MHz
Built-in storage: 8 GB
Battery Life: 10 hours of continuous use when fully charged
Review this Product Mercury 7
Posted By: Nancy Piazza Date Posted: 2017-06-27 16:25:36
I was given a Mercury 7 as a loan from the company I work for. I am legally blind and don't have text to speech on computer at work. So used the mercury a 7 as my reader. I really like it. The only draw back to it, it doesn't like column reading.