The BrailleSense Polaris offers 32-cells of high quality braille with an excellent cell display that you can easily feel and read.
With a 32-cell Braille display and a 11-key Perkins-style keyboard with Ctrl and Alt Keys, the BrailleSense Polaris looks and feels like a traditional notetaker. However, its competitive modern hardware and connectivity, along with direct access to Android applications, ensure it stacks up solidly against modern off-the-shelf phones and tablets.
Studying Mathematics efficiently
The BrailleSense Polaris notetaker is the absolute leader for braille mathematics with UEB and Nemeth support, equation creation and editing in the Word Processor, and graphing capabilities.
Support majority file formats
Using our proprietary applications you can open, read, and create .txt, .rtf, .doc, .docx, .brl, .brf, and more. You can also open and read .ppt, .pptx, .pdf, and .epub.
Exclusive Productivity Apps
Get more done using integrated Google Search and Google Drive applications built-in exclusively for the BrailleSense Polaris. It’s all the power of Google with the ease and convenience of a notetaker.
Download android apps using the Google Play Store, including the most common apps used in education, work, and at home. This includes apps like Zoom, Google Meet, and so much more.
Operating System: Android 5.1.1
CPU: SAMSUNG Exynos 7420 Octa-core
Memory: 3GB LPDDR3
Storage: 64GB eMMC (50GB available to user)
Auxiliary Storage: Standard SD Card Slot, USB memory
Wi-fi: 802.11ac compatible with 802.11b/g/n; 2.4GHz and 5GHz Dual-band
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 4.2 Classic
Censors: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer (Compass)
FM Radio; 65 ~ 108 MHz with 50kHz step
Braille Display: 32 Refreshable Braille cells and cursor routers
Camera: 13 megapixel rear camera
Size and Weight
Width: 245 mm (9.64 inches)
Depth: 144 mm (5.66 inches)
Height: 25.5 mm (1.00 inches)
Weight: 750g (1.65 lbs)
Keys and Buttons
9-key Perkins Keyboard with ctrl, alt and 4 function keys
dedicated Media Controls and Volume Buttons
Lock Switch, Mode Switch and Power Button
Scroll keys and cursor routers
USB Micro-B 3.0 x 1 (OTG)
USB Type-A 2.0 x 1 (Host)
HDMI Video out
1 Watt Stereo Speakers
Omni directional MEMS Stereo microphones
4-pole Headphone Jack and Stereo Microphone Jack
Vibrate motor and audio alerts
Power and Battery
Replaceable Lithium‑Polymer battery, 4,800 mAh
Qualcomm Quick Charging 2.0 up to 15W; DC 5V/1A, 5V/2A, 9V/1.75A