Just read with the Optelec Traveller HD

September 30, 2015: Optelec introduces the Traveller HD, a new video magnifier that enables people with low vision to read printed text. The Traveller HD displays text in sharp magnified images and in high contrast, making it easier to read. The screen can be moved horizontally, so the reader can effortlessly follow the lines.

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Optelec supports FORCE in Africa

May 13, 2015: In Africa, the number of visually impaired people is growing because of sickness, poverty and lack of knowledge about eye conditions and how to handle them. Just like Optelec, Force aims to provide blind and visually impaired children and adults with tools so they can read and learn. We support their mission and have donated FarViews to the Illulaschool, so these children have better access to education and get the chance to learn and build an independent living.

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Celebrating 40 years of Optelec

February 19, 2015: It has been 40 years since we started to develop products for the blind and visually impaired. We are very proud of this milestone!

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What does an electronic video magnifier bring to a child?

February 11, 2015: Optelec and Sight Savers America have partnered over the last few years to provide free MultiViews to children with low vision. We are proud to present the results of this collaborative effort and the video of a child whose life was dramatically improved.


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Optelec among the most innovative companies of the Netherlands

November 27, 2014: 

Optelec is selected by MT magazine as one of the 50 companies in the Netherlands that challenge the current status quo.

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Optelec introduces the new Optelec ClearView C

September 1, 2014: The new Optelec ClearView C is a unique desktop video magnifier for people with low vision. It is designed for people who need magnification to read or do their hobbies.

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Optelec Prize Draw winners

Updated - September 30th, 2013: The latest update of winners in the regular quarterly prize draw to win an Optelec Compactmini

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NEW! ClearView+ Speech

April 1, 2013: The complete all-in-one desktop reading solution for visually impaired people for reading magazines, letters or newspapers.

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NEW! Compact 4 HD

January 14, 2013: Amazing 2-in-1 handheld low vision device - use like a dome or hand magnifier!

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Schweizer products are now available from Optelec in the UK

January 11, 2013: Optelec becomes the primary distribution partner in the UK and Republic of Ireland for Schweizer.

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