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NOVA Chat 8 is a dynamic display communication device with Chat software on an Android platform. It features an eight inch display. A range of vocabularies are available in both PCS and SymbolStix symbols. It comes with Ivona and Acapela voices. A sling bag is also provided.

General Details

Manufacturer/Country

Saltillo, United States of America

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Maintenance

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Models / Specifications

Model NOVA Chat 8 Plus Non Dedicated: Access to other Android applications and features

  • Weight Overall 610 g
  • Number of Switch Inputs 2 units
  • Height Overall 130 mm
  • Depth Overall 50 mm
  • Width Overall 220 mm
  • Duration of battery life 10 h

Model NOVA Chat 8 Dedicated: No other Android functions available

  • Duration of battery life 10 h
  • Weight Overall 610 g
  • Number of Switch Inputs 2 units
  • Height Overall 130 mm
  • Depth Overall 50 mm
  • Width Overall 220 mm

Features

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Speech Generating Device Mounting & Positioning

  • Positioning:
    • Angled
    • Built in stand
  • Mounting Accessories:
    • Daessy mounting plate
    • Rehadapt mounting plate

Speech Generating Device Accessories

  • Keyguards:
    • Custom made
    • Off the shelf
    • Solid colour
  • Protection Accessories:
    • screen protector
  • Carry Accessories:
    • Shoulder strap
    • Soft case

Access Options

  • Access method:
    • Direct selection
    • External switch
    • On screen switch

Visual Display

  • Display screen :
    • Colour touchscreen
  • Font size:
    • Fully customisable

Built In Features

  • Social communication and recreation features:
    • Access to computer outside communication software
  • Camera:
    • Front facing

Rate Enhancement

  • Rate enhancement features:
    • core words
    • word prediction

Manual

  • Manuals and support material :
    • CD or DVD
    • included with product
    • online

Power Source

  • Power source:
    • Rechargeable battery
    • separate battery charger

Voice Output

  • Voices :
    • Acapela
    • IVONA
  • Accent:
    • Australian
    • UK
    • US
  • Auditory feedback :
    • beep on button press
  • Voice output:
    • computer generated synthesised speech
  • Languages available:
    • English
  • Speech/ Voice customisation:
    • Intonation
    • Pitch
    • Pronunciation
    • Volume
  • Speaker/s position:
    • Upper/ face of device - rear or upward firing

Language Set Up

  • Pre-programmed templates :
    • Adult page sets
    • Teenager page sets
    • Visual Scene Displays
    • Young child page sets
  • Language Representation :
    • Alphabet/ text based
    • single meaning pictures
    • visual scene displays
  • Vocabularies:
    • ChatPower
    • Essence
    • MultiChat
    • Vocab PC
  • Type of Device:
    • dedicated device
    • dynamic display
    • non-dedicated device
    • spelling based
  • Symbols :
    • PCS
    • Symbol Stix

Set Up or Installation

  • Operating system(s) :
    • Android
  • Connections and ports :
    • bluetooth
    • wireless
  • File transfer and backup :
    • cable
    • external software required
  • Editing Software:
    • Edit on device
    • Windows
  • Sharing:
    • Facebook
    • Twitter

Suppliers (2)

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Indigo Hire -Formerly ILC (Hire Only no sales) (Nedlands)

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Liberator Pty Ltd (Magill)

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Liberator Pty Ltd (Magill)

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