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Imagine having the latest novels, magazines, your favorite music, audio-described films, texts and your own voice recordings, all in the palm of your hand. With its new lightweight and compact design, Victor Reader Stream delivers hours of listening pleasure ANYWHERE!
Far more than just another audio player, the new Stream’s wireless capabilities open up the world to people who are blind or visually impaired.
Handheld media player for the blind and visually impaired.
Plays DAISY books, MP3, MP4, EPUB, and many other media formats.
Records voice and media with built-in microphone or line-in.
Two built-in, human-sounding voices for a pleasant text-to-speech experience.
Built-in wireless networking capability.
Weighs less than 4 ounces (110 grams).
Ready for the future of wireless content access
Smaller: The new Victor Reader Stream is 28% smaller than its predecessor. Its new sleek design is thinner and features rounded shapes, making it more comfortable to hold.
Smarter: The new Stream opens new possibilities for receiving content wirelessly, from books and newspapers to podcasts and radio. It also features a louder speaker, superior text-to-speech, and improved recording.
Simple: The high contrast, robust, tactile keypad and popular Victor Reader bookshelf navigation still make this Stream the easiest to use hand-held player on the market.
A multimedia library in your pocket: Taking your books, music and much more everywhere you go is so easy with the new Victor Reader Stream’s excellent features:
Supports up to 32GB removable SD cards and external USB flash drives.
Read books from DAISY libraries: NLS, Bookshare, Learning Ally.
Enjoy videos and music from iTunes.
Play text documents with built-in text-to-speech from Acapela.
Exceptional user friendliness
Replaceable battery recharges via your computer USB or USB AC adapter
Built-in speaker and headphone jack
Read at your pace by controlling playback speed
Sleep key – playback stops if you fall asleep
Information key announces book title, time elapsed/remaining, total pages and more
Where Am I key announces reading position such as page, chapter, or song title
Key describer announces the functions of each key
High contrast, robust, tactile keypad for ease of use and long-term service
Free software updates over wireless network
Record audio with a simple touch
Use the built-in mono microphone or your own stereo microphone to record voice notes,
to-do lists, classroom lectures or from a line-in device.
Navigate quickly and easily
The new Stream has simple navigation to deliver the ultimate user experience. Locate files, books, audio recordings quickly and simply with just a key press.
Browse DAISY books by chapter, section, or phrase
Move through text files by paragraph, sentence, word
Go To Page key finds pages just like turning to a specific page in a printed book
Never lose your place: your Stream automatically resumes where you left off
Bookmark important passages — even record your own voice annotations
Navigate MP3 books and music by folder or file
Dimensions: 114 x 62 x 18 mm (4.5 x 2.4 x 0.7 in.)
Weight: 110 g (3.9 oz) including battery
DAISY formats supported: 2.0, 2.0.2, and ANSI/NISO Z39.86 2002/2005 (DAISY 3)
Audio formats: MP4-AAC, AMR-WB+, FLAC, MP3, Ogg Vorbis, Speex, WAV
Text-to-speech: Acapela (2 voices) to play brf, txt, html, xml, DOCX, EPUB
SD slot supports up to 32GB SDHC cards
Li-Ion battery: Rechargeable via USB or USB AC adapter
Recharging time: 5 hours via AC adapter
Wireless protocol: IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Operating time: Up to 15 hours on headphones (may vary depending on content and player settings)
Built-in speaker and 3.5 mm headphone jack
Micro USB port for connecting to external USB flash drives or computer
Recording format: PCM, Wav, MP3
Microphone: Built-in mono and 3.5 mm stereo jack
Power/data jack: Micro USB
Firmware upgrade via SD or online
Real-time clock with date/time announcement
With the new Stream, you can now access over 36,000 radio stations around the world. And finding the stations you want is easy with useful functions like searching by the station's name, browsing by genre, and easily saving stations to your favorites list. You can get started even faster by trying HumanWare's suggested playlists by region!
You can now use the power of popular online reference tools like Wikipedia and Wiktionary anywhere you go. Get a brief synopsis with the option to return to the book, or read the full article; or get a quick definition of the word you're on. And even use the same familiar DAISY navigation features to read the articles. You can even save articles into the new reference bookshelf for later reading offline.
How about rich media content from your favorite sources?
Imagine having the latest editions of your favorite newspapers and magazines in your hand every morning. Or dynamically browse books on Bookshare.org by title, author, category, most popular and more and download the book with a single key press. Do you enjoy Audible.com? The Stream plays their content, too.
It might be time, with low risk of change. That is because the well-known Victor Reader bookshelf navigation is still there, so you don't have to re-learn a new system. And although the latest Victor Reader Stream is smaller and lighter than the original Stream, the keypad is the same comfortable size and layout. There is still that long 15 hour battery life you've come to love, but now there is a louder speaker, improved voices and recording features, faster USB, a clock, and more in a sleek and ergonomic package weighing less than 4 ounces (110g).
Instead of asking Why, start using the power of WiFi with your Victor Reader Stream and enjoy the incredible new features the new software version 4.3 brings to you today, like internet radio, Wikipedia, and so much more. And best of all, new features will continue to come to you wirelessly in the future, making this a great investment for you now. It is time to ask Why not?
SKU: 95-STREAM2NA-CAEN - English
SKU: 95-STREAM2NA-CAFR - French