Brytech designs and develops products dedicated to improving quality of life. Its history is in innovative, electronic products for blind and visually impaired. Brytech has successfully developed and commercialized several talking bank note identifiers for various currencies as well as an ultrasonic mobility device and more recently a talking colour identifier.
Designed to assist visually impaired, blind, and deaf-blind people identify Canadian bank notes. It recognizes all Canadian bank notes currently in circulation and those expected to be in circulation over the next few years.
Its two-tone colouring provides high contrast in the areas that matter. The user may select an appropriate output mode from bilingual-speech, tone or vibration, allowing for different levels of discretion when operated in public. There is a volume control for speech and tone announcements as well as a standard headphone jack.
People who reside outside of Canada who are interested in obtaining this product should contact Brytech directly for special pricing.
The product is distributed to all Blind/Visually Impaired Canadians for free through their local CNIB office.
The Color Teller is a device designed to help the visually impaired, blind and color blind individual. The Color Teller accurately and consistently determines colors and shades.Its single button operation is easy to use, always ready and never needs to be switched off.
The Color Teller announces all the common colors, plus many tints and shades like pink, pale blue-green, dark brown and vivid yellow. It is 6 inches long, about 3 ounces and is very durable. The Color Teller has three volume levels. It supports three languages: English, French and Spanish. It has two levels of color announcement detail and operates with the single press of a button.
The Color Teller comes with operating instructions in large print and on audio CD, protective case with a belt-loop, wrist strap, long life battery and a six-month warranty.
For the visually impaired person, the difficulty in determining paper money denominations has been a major barrier to a fuller life within the sighted world. There's been little choice but to rely on friends, family members or strangers.
Note Teller 2 is accurate, reliable and easy to operate. Bank notes can be inserted and read in any orientation. It turns on and off quickly and automatically. The volume is adjustable and the standard headphone jack provides privacy.