Saltillo Company, who have been making the ChatPC line of products for many years has announced they will be offering a new product the ALT-Chat, which is essentially a bigger, stronger version of the ChatPC software installed in the PRC Springboard Lite hardware. The price is expected to be from $3500 to 5000 depending on software choices and features choosen.
Here are the specs for the ALT-Chat:
>Color Dynamic Display
>Lightweight and portable
>Software volume control
>On/off switch and auto power-down
>Several hours of recorded speech
>Holds numerous vocabulary files, each containing hundreds of pages
>3,000 PCS symbols are included on the ALT-Chat™. The included DesktopChat software includes approximately 10,000 PCS symbols and 3000 Imagine symbols.
>NeoSpeech, DecTalk or Loquendo synthesized speech
>Accessed by finger touch, single switch or two switch scanning
>Extended-life rechargeable (Lithium-Ion) battery.
>Screen size: 7.0" (diagonal)
>12 to 36 month warranty
>Size: 7.3" x 7.3" x 1.8"
>Weight: 2lb. 8oz.