Saturday, February 23, 2008

New AAC Device from the SmartBox Company in the UK

The SmartBox company in the UK has released a new AAC device, the Powerbox 4. here are the specs from their website:

The new PowerBox 4 is the latest generation of our successful PowerBox.


In sleek black, the all-new device seamlessly integrates a powerful touchscreen tablet computer with a bespoke back box unit, housing accessories for communication and environment control.

The PowerBox 4 combines the power of a Windows XP tablet computer, in a sleek lightweight form, with a 12.1" LCD touchscreen that can respond to finger touch.

Other access options include switch input, with the option for radio switches, as well as head-pointer, keyboard and mouse.


  • Battery: around six hours
  • Weight: 5lb
  • Dimensions: 11.53" x 8.66" x 2.5"
  • Screen: 12.1" touch screen
  • Built-in Environment Control
  • Switch input
  • Sound amplification from twin speakers


  • Wheelchair power adaptor
  • RAdio link for switches


A range of mounting options, from built-in desk stand to optional Daessy wheelchair or VESA arm mounts makes it an ideal solution for many users.

Back of Powerbox

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