Brailliant BI 32

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HumanWare’s new Brailliant BI display is designed for extensive reading with the full comfort and intuitive display navigation of HumanWare’s signature thumb keys.

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OverviewFeatures/Specs
A world of communication and
information at your fingertips
Simply brailliant
HumanWare’s new Brailliant BI display is designed for extensive reading with the full comfort and intuitive display navigation of HumanWare’s signature thumb keys. This new generation of Brailliant BI braille displays features the excellent, sharp and crisp braille cell technology that users have praised on the BrailleNote Apex.
Brailliant BI 32
Simply better
Light, compact, portable, yet sturdy and durable, this new display ergonomically fits in front of your laptop or desktop keyboard, and can be used with your preferred mobile devices. Built with lightweight, long lasting aluminum housing, the Brailliant BI will stand up to daily wear and tear.
Simply easier
Precise and efficient, the new Brailliant BI features a responsive braille input keyboard* and command keys located on each side of the display. This simple layout facilitates navigation by reproducing all the standard key combinations *, and you can control the screen reader without removing your hands from the display.
Technical specifications
Precise navigation

  • 4 thumb keys
  • 6 command keys
  • 8-key braille keyboard
  • 2 spacebars
  • Cursor router keys

Outstanding connectivity

  • USB 2.0 and Bluetooth V2.1

Total compatibility

  • Windows computers (32 & 64 bit)
  • Jaws, Window-Eyes
  • iOS (Apple devices)
  • Mac computers
  • NVDA (NonVisual Desktop Access)
  • System Access (Serotek)

Long-life battery

  • Lasts up to 20 hours with Bluetooth
  • Recharges from the PC through the USB port
  • Auto-shut off
  • Lithium-ion polymer battery
  • Compatible with any standard USB A/C adapter

Practical portability

  • Bl 32: 26 x 8.7 x 1.8 cm / 524 g (10.2″ x 3.4″ x 0.7″ / 1.15 lbs.)
  • Bl 40: 31 x 8.7 x 1.8 cm / 650 g (12.2″x 3.4″x 0.7″ / 1.43 lbs.)
  • B 80: 56.5 x 7.8 x 1.8 cm / 1070 g (22.3″x 3.1″x 0.7″ / 2.35 lbs.)

Practical portability

  • Connect via Bluetooth to popular mainstream idevices (iPads, iPod Touch, iPhones)
  • Apex and Brailliant support full keyboard emulation with braille input
  • Access to variety of educational and content rich applications and resources

Student Benefits

  • Allows integrating both specialized technology tools and popular mainstream devices used by other sighted students
  • Braille input improves accuracy and efficiency over touch screen gestures
  • Improves participation and inclusion in mainstream classroom activities