IrisVision; Bringing Life Back into Focus
The IrisVision is a wearable device with powerful magnification capabilities for people with low vision.
It has been designed to bring your life back into focus with your surrounding environment and restore your independence by allowing you to perform tasks for near, intermediate or distance; whether it's viewing your garden, reading the newspaper, seeing your friend's facial expressions or observing what you're having for lunch today.
The new IrisVision 8 offers better and improved software and hardware features and capabilities compared with the previous model.
The new hardware includes:
- Utilising the camera of the Samsung Galaxy S8 phone, provides the user with an better live image quality. Therefore allowing you to potentially see the world with greater clarity and sharpness.
- Improved customised designed VR headset which allow for easy operation of the IrisVision software.
The new software platform allows for exciting new features such as:
- Taking and saving photos in a gallery
- IrisReader mode which scans for text and reads it out a loud to you
- Operate the unit using Voice Commands and Google Assistance
- Stream YouTube videos (requires Wi-Fi connection)
Other features and benefits of the IrisVision:
- Easy and intuitive to use
- Extra-wide field of view (70 degrees) with up to 12x magnification, providing you with clearest picture possible of the world around you
- See the people you love with greater clarity
- Enjoy your hobbies again such as gardening, arts and craft, playing a musical instrument
- Read with greater ease and comfort
- See what you write: completing forms or doing a crossword puzzle
- Watch a movie or TV show
IrisVision are now offering extra technical support and training to Vision Australia clients who purchase an IrisVision. From Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 11:00am (Melbourne time), clients can contact IrisVision on +61 1800 861 520. Alternatively clients can book appointments by emailing IrisVision, firstname.lastname@example.org
Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club and Paypal accepted.
IrisVision also contains a reading mode which helps emphasis and increases the contrast of the text that you are reading - like that of a video magnifier. In this mode you can view documents on a different contrast.
Applying magnification based on what you require. IrisVision also has a 'bubble' function which can be shifted to different parts of the screen. The shape of the bubble can also be adjusted to round, square or custom designed.
You can adjust both the brightness and contrast of the screen to suit your needs. Indoors or outdoors, the camera will maintain the adjustment levels for you.