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Grid Pad Go 8 is a communication device with Grid 3 software. It is a Windows 10 tablet with an 8 inch screen. The Grid Pad Go 10 comes with an external Bluetooth speaker for extra volume as well as a carry handle and shoulder strap. There are keyguards available if needed. Multiple access methods are possible including direct touch and wireless switch-scanning.

General Details

Extra product information

Although a Bluetooth switch interface can be used to connect a switch for scanning, there is no mounting option designed for Grid Pad Go devices.

Manufacturer/Country

Smartbox Assistive Technology / UK

Warranty

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Websites

Maintenance

Refer to the supplier and manufacturer manual for maintenance instructions and safety warnings.

Models / Specifications

Model Grid Pad Go 8: 8 inch model with external Bluetooth speaker

  • Number of Switch Inputs 0 units
  • Weight Overall 0.54 kg
  • Duration of battery life 6.5 h (5 hours with bluetooth speaker)
  • Height Overall 227.8 mm
  • Depth Overall 12.5 mm
  • Width Overall 150.1 mm

Features

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Speech Generating Device Mounting & Positioning

  • Positioning:
    • Built in stand
    • Flat
    • Stand available as accessory

Speech Generating Device Accessories

  • Keyguards:
    • Custom made
    • Off the shelf
  • Carry Accessories:
    • Durable case
    • Padded case
    • Shoulder strap
  • Battery Options:
    • Lithium
  • Protection Accessories:
    • screen protector

Access Options

  • Scanning patterns:
    • ABC
    • Block Scanning
    • Column Row Scanning
    • Group Row Column scanning
    • Linear
    • Qwerty
    • Row Column Scanning
  • Auditory scanning:
    • Alternative cue
    • Group cues
    • Item cues
    • Partial message cue
    • Row column cues
  • Accessibility features:
    • auditory prompts
    • font size adjustment
    • key delay / acceptance
    • key repeat
    • pre-acceptance delay
    • rate enhancement
    • rate enhancement
    • text to speech
    • touch sensitivity adjustment
  • Scanning features:
    • automatic scanning
    • inverse scanning
    • Onscreen scanning
    • single switch scanning
    • step scanning
    • two switch scanning
  • Access method:
    • Direct selection
    • External switch
    • Mouse emulators
    • On screen switch
    • Powered wheelchair joystick

Visual Display

  • Display screen :
    • Adjustable font size
    • Backlight
    • Can be seen at sharp angles
    • Colour touchscreen
    • LCD
  • Font size:
    • Fully customisable

Built In Features

  • Social communication and recreation features:
    • Access to computer outside communication software
    • eBook Reader
    • Email
    • Facebook
    • Internet
    • Skype
  • Camera:
    • Front facing
    • Rear facing

Rate Enhancement

  • Rate enhancement features:
    • customisable dictionary
    • keyboard shortcuts
    • phrase list
    • word prediction

Manual

  • Manuals and support material :
    • included with product
    • online

Power Source

  • Power source:
    • electric plug point into mains
    • Rechargeable battery

Voice Output

  • Voices :
    • Acapela
    • CereProc
    • Human Recorded Speech (Digitised)
    • Microsoft SAPI
    • Nuance RealSpeak Karen and Lee (Australian English)
  • Accent:
    • Australian
    • Other
    • UK
    • US
  • Voice output:
    • computer generated synthesised speech
    • digitised recorded human voice
  • Languages available:
    • Danish
    • Dutch
    • English
    • Finnish
    • French
    • German
    • Italian
    • Norwegian
    • Spanish
    • Swedish
  • Speaker/s position:
    • Detachable speaker
  • Symbols :
    • imported images
    • PCS
    • Symbol Stix
    • Widgit
  • Speech/ Voice customisation:
    • Pitch
    • Pronunciation
    • Speed/ speech rate
    • Volume
  • Auditory feedback :
    • speak character
    • speak paragraph
    • speak sentence
    • speak word

Language Set Up

  • Language Representation :
    • Alphabet/ text based
    • single meaning pictures
    • visual scene displays
  • Vocabularies:
    • Beeline
    • Fast Talker 2
    • PODD
    • SuperCore
    • Talkative
    • Vocabulary for Life
  • Type of Device:
    • dynamic display
    • spelling based
  • Symbols :
    • PCS
    • Symbol Stix
    • Widgit
  • Software Options:
    • The Grid 2

Set Up or Installation

  • Connections and ports :
    • bluetooth
    • memory card
    • micro USB
    • wireless
  • File transfer and backup :
    • Bluetooth
    • cable
    • Dropbox
    • Google Drive
    • SD Card
    • Wifi
  • Editing Software:
    • Edit on device
    • Windows
  • Sharing:
    • Email
    • Facebook
    • Printing supported
    • Twitter
  • Operating system(s) :
    • Windows

Suppliers (2)

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

Supplier Code Price & Price Notes Hire? Repair? Availability
P.O.A unknown unknown

Zyteq Pty Ltd (South Melbourne)

Supplier Code Price & Price Notes Hire? Repair? Availability
Go 8: GPG8, Go 10: GPG10, 10-PODD: GPG10-PODD 5915.0 - 6256.0 (Depending on model: 8, 10 or 10 with PODD) yes yes On shelf

VIC Suppliers

Zyteq Pty Ltd (South Melbourne)

Supplier Code Price & Price Notes Hire? Repair? Availability
Go 8: GPG8, Go 10: GPG10, 10-PODD: GPG10-PODD 5915.0 - 6256.0 (Depending on model: 8, 10 or 10 with PODD) yes yes On shelf