Nova Chat 12
The Nova chat 12 has a 12.2 inch LCD display- the largest in the Chat line of products. It is a speech-generating device that offers the well-known Chat Software on an Android™ platform. NOVA chat 12 offers a durable yet sleek, portable design, with features that include a built-in camera, single or dual switch scanning, Social Chat, IVONA speech synthesizer, and many other exciting features.
A variety of vocabulary configurations allows you to tailor the device to meet your needs. The NOVA chat includes thousands of SymbolStix© symbols, and PCS© symbols can be added. The ability to use your own photos permits even further customization.
Whether you are a child, teen, or adult, the Ivona© synthesizer offers a voice that can be manipulated to your liking. Additionally, Acapela™ voices are available for NOVA chat 12 as an option. Your voice will definitely be heard as the encased amplifier produces sound clarity beyond that of any portable speech generating device of its size.
The Nova Chat 12 has included features for sharing text with other applications and social networks. The Social Chat feature allows text generated by Chat pages to be sent to Facebook, Twitter or other social networks with the touch of a button.
NOVA chat 12 features a 12.2” screen, which is accessible with the touch of a finger or an included stylus. It’s very lightweight compared to traditional speech generating devices, weighing in at a mere 2.85 lbs.
Various page sets targeting individuals with different communication needs are included in the NOVA Chat:
- 4 Basic
- Basic Scan
- Communication Journey: Aphasia
- my Core
- my QuickChat
- MultiChat 15
Purchased From: Saltillo Corporation
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