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The mobile Braille display for everyday life 


The second generation of Connect Braille is a lightweight and compact 40-cell Braille display. The ergonomic 8-point keyboard and the practical operating elements such as control button, joystick and vibration signals ensure comfortable and quiet operation. The Connect Braille can be connected to a PC via USB or to a smartphone via Bluetooth. Weighing only 820 g and with a battery life of up to 40 hours, the Connect Braille can be used anywhere, even on the move.


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Connect Braille Brochure

Connect Braille Quick Start

Connect Braille User Manual

Connect Braille

  • The advantages at a glance:

    • 40 concave Braille elements with integrated cursor routing buttons
    • integrated ergonomic Braille keyboard
    • vibration signals
    • HID technology: ready to use without installing drivers
    • USB and wireless Bluetooth connection
    • up to 40 hours of battery life
    • multiple Bluetooth technology - connect up to 3 devices in parallel
    • Control key (Ctrl key)
    • twist-proof USB-C plug



    Universal compatibility

    The Basic Braille Plus is equipped with 40 flat piezo ceramic Braille cells. Due to the very flat Design, the Basic Braille Plus can be placed in front of a keyboard or a notebook.

    Integrated Braille input

    With the ergonomically arranged Braille keyboard and 3 function keys each side left and right the Basic Braille Plus offers just the extra comfort. The ergonomically arraigned 8 Dot Braille input keyboard plus space allows to quickly enter text in braille while connected via USB or Bluetooth. This Braille input keys can also be used for controlling your computer comfortably.

    Universal access

    Connected to the PC via USB, the Connect Braille is immediately ready for use thanks to HID technology, even without installing driver software.

    With the ergonomically designed Braille keyboard, you can enter Braille texts directly on the Connect. You can also connect a standard keyboard via USB.

    Through the Help Tech universal driver, Connect Braille is supported by all common screen readers.


    Smart Access

    In addition to USB-C, you can also connect the Connect Braille wirelessly via Bluetooth to up to 4 devices simultaneously. This gives you full access to iOS or Android devices such as smartphones and tablets. You can switch between the connected devices and the USB interface using the shortcut button.

    Practical controls

    The additional space bar, located centrally between the Braille keys, can be used to enter direct control commands to the computer. The Ctrl key stops the speech output, for example. Through left / right combinations of vibrations, the Connect Braille outputs discrete signals via two vibration transmitters.

    The perfect ergonomics

    The braille elements of the Handy Tech braille displays are concave and slanted backwards. This means that the tactile surface is ideally adapted to the scanning fingers and relieves the strain on your wrists when reading.

    Technical Data

    Input / Output

    • 40 concave piezoceramic braille cellswith cursor routing
    • 8 function keys/braille input keys
    • 3 space keys
    • Vibration signals


    • 2 triple action buttons
    • 5-way joystick
    • Control key (Ctrl key)


    • USB type C (for PC or charger)
    • 2 USB type A (keyboard port)
    • Wireless Multi Bluetooth technology

    ​Battery and voltage

    • Lithium-ion battery 5000 mAh
    • USB and battery power
    • Battery life: 40 hrs
    • Quick charge time: 3 hrs

    Measurements  and Weigh

    • Dimensions (W x D x H): 12.5 x 4.5 x 0.866 inches
    • Weight: 1.64 lb


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