Exciting New Upgrades to Popular Handheld Device offers Even More Options to the Visually Impaired

Exciting New Upgrades to Popular Handheld Device offers Even More Options to the Visually Impaired

Posted on Jun.18, 2010, under Press Releases

Enhanced Vision Launches “Pebble 4.3” – The Latest Addition to their Line of Affordable Magnifying Solutions for Extreme Portability.

Huntington Beach, Calif. (June 22, 2010)Enhanced Vision, America’s leading manufacturer of low vision electronic magnifiers for the visually impaired, launched their latest addition, Pebble 4.3, to their line of portable low vision magnifiers. The Pebble 4.3 low vision portable magnifier, with its larger 4.3” LCD screen is an upgraded version of its predecessor Pebble 3.5, a powerful handheld device that provides independence to the 15 Million+ Americans with low vision.

The larger 4.3 screen will allow users to view more of their reading materials without sacrificing portability. Reading menus, seeing prescription labels, checking price tags and writing checks while on the go just got easier.

The Pebble 4.3 features:

  • Bright, 4.3” high resolution LCD that magnifies words and objects from 2-10X
  • Large viewing area in a compact design
  • Choice of twenty-eight video viewing modes for optimal contrast
  • “Freeze image” with capability to magnify and change color contrast
  • Built-in light source with on/off option for reduced glare
  • Foldable handle with comfort grip
  • Over 2 hours battery life (rechargeable/replaceable batteries included)
  • Carrying case included
  • 2 year warranty

“Our goal is simple; to develop affordable, user-friendly products that enhance the quality of life for individuals with low vision,” said Barron Javaheri, President of Enhanced Vision. “The new larger LCD and upgraded features of Pebble 4.3 are a perfect complement to an already affordable and adaptable product line.”

Currently, more than 15 million people in the United States are diagnosed with low vision conditions, such as Macular Degeneration which makes everyday activities like reading, writing, and ordering at restaurants a real challenge.  And with America’s aging population, this number is expected to double by 2020. Leading eye care specialists have discovered that video magnification is a solution for these individuals to regain and maintain their independence.

For more information about Enhanced Vision and its products, please call (888) 811-3161 or visit www.enhancedvision.com.

About Enhanced Vision

Enhanced Vision is the leading developer of innovative products designed specifically for people who are legally blind and have macular degeneration and other low-vision conditions. The company offers the most comprehensive line of electronic magnifying solutions and has helped thousands of people regain their visual independence by providing the ability to read, write, watch TV, enjoy a play and live again. Headquartered in Huntington Beach, Calif., Enhanced Vision products are available in more than 70 countries worldwide. For more information, please call (888) 811-3161 or visit www.enhancedvision.com.