If you can use a TV remote to change the volume or channel, you will probably feel right at home with Acesight.
There is no strict age requirement. As long as the head circumference is suitable, both children and the elderly can use Acesight. In general, Acesight is suitable from 8 years old children to people in their 90s.
The Acesight headset weighs less than 1 pound (0.8 pounds, 360 grams). When worn correctly, the weight of Acesight is evenly distributed around the head. Acesight is a very comfortable device to wear. You can watch the instructional videos about wearing Acesight properly.
Acesight will work for more than 4 hours on a full charge.
It’s true that their products can reach an internal operating temperature of 50 degrees Celsius / 120 Fahrenheit within 10 minutes, which can certainly feel uncomfortable. By contrast Acesight reaches an internal operating temperature of 38 degrees Celsius / 100 degrees Fahrenheit, which is similar to the human body temperature.
The Acesight design results in a comfortable wearing experience, even with extended periods of use.
There are a couple of reasons why other magnifiers may make you feel dizzy.
Thankfully, Acesight features a unique open design that does not block your peripheral vision. Best of all, the display rate of Acesight is the fastest which results in an always smooth image as you move your head to look around.
Floating Reading Mode captures a large image of a document or scene in front of you, and presents it on the Acesight screen. You then move your head to pan easily and comfortably around the image.
The Outline function is unique to Acesight. When activated, everything you see is outlined with either a white or black lines. Use it to:
While you won’t need to use the Outline feature all the time, you will find it invaluable when you do.
The Full Color/Menu button is the big oval button below all other buttons in the middle of the controller. It serves many purposes, including:
Normally, Acesight works for people with eye diseases listed on the Home page. However, every person is unique, and some people have multiple eye diseases simultaneously. Many users determine its applicability after trying Acesight out in real life.
Therefore, please contact us to discuss your specific situation. Appropriate advice will be offered before recommending a trial.
You should never attempt to drive while wearing Acesight. The open design of Acesight does not impact your peripheral vision (if you have any), which means you can walk around while wearing Acesight. Just remember that if you use a cane or any other device to assist with mobility, you should continue to do so even when wearing Acesight.
Great news! Acesight is quite possibly the best wearable video magnifier in the world for looking at a television or computer screen. The image looks amazing.
If you like watching sports on TV, use Acesight to look at the score on the screen. Use it with virtually any computer or mobile device to see things on the screen without the need for special software or other special technology.
Looking at faces is certainly possible. Where before you might have only seen part of a person’s face, the impressive 45-degree field of view in Acesight means you will be able to capture the entire face.
Because of the open design of Acesight, you’re able to glance down if needed to ensure proper placement of your fingers on the keyboard (or strings if you’re playing guitar) while also being able to look straight ahead at the sheet music, adjusting magnification and contrast as needed, using the Acesight controller.
If your visual acuity is not especially bad, an Acesight feature called Narrow Mode might be the solution. It works by reducing the total image into a smaller window that can be moved around to areas where you can see. This works equally well for people with tunnel vision or those with dark spots on different parts of the retina.
For more information about how the function works, please leave a message.
We have customers who wear Acesight to the cinema and even to the symphony. They really enjoy the experience. Please request a demo to determine how much Acesight will help you with movie watching.
Of course. Please check the Acesight instructional videos page on our website https://www.acesight.com/instructional-videos/.
You will see an index page of all 7 instructional videos of Acesight. Click on the section you would like to learn about, and it will guide you to the video page with full transcript.
We have distributors, clinics, hospitals and low vision centers distributing Acesight in various countries and regions around the world.
Please leave us a message for their contact information, letting us know where you live.
The manufacturer of Acesight is ISO-9001 certified, and Acesight is a Class I Medical device registered with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
The use of traditional visual aids is limited.
For example, a handheld video magnifier has a smaller screen, while the desktops or CCTV magnifiers are less portable, and both are more useful for reading paper text.
Acesight provides a larger field of view and can be applied to many scenarios such as watching TV, doing housework, watching scenery, playing cards with friends, using smart phones and computers, playing video games, etc.
The more you try Acesight, the more applications you will discover. Gradually, Acesight can function as your second pair of eyes.
No special maintenance is needed.