Features & Benefits

Every pair of Low Vision Readers include the following features:

Frame

  • Matte black polycarbonate plastic frame reduces glare
  • Highly adjustable temples with metal filled core and non-slip rubber to prevent slippage
  • Non-slip rubberized nose pads injected into frame to provide cushioning and prevent slippage
  • Temples fit lock and key into frame front so lights never come out of alignment
  • LED lighting provides a high-intensity, uniform illumination aimed directly on reading area for the working distance

Electronics

  • Rechargeable batteries in each temple
  • Nearly six hours of continuous lighting on each charge
  • Light is driven by special electronics that provides for constant, full lighting during the entire use. Cheap competitors’ lights output ½ the original lighting in just 20 minutes
  • Light automatically turns on when frame is in open position
  • Additional special electronics protect the batteries for safety

Lenses

  • Lenses come standard with +5.00D power
  • Prism is standard in lenses. Prism prevents the eyes from tiring out by fooling the brain into thinking the reading material is further away than it is. Cheap imitators that do not contain prism will tire out the eyes within minutes.
  • Lenses are completely customizable for each patient if necessary. We calculate that only 20% of candidates for the Low Vision Readers will require customized lenses.
  • Lenses are constructed from high index material and have an anti-glare and scratch coating. With the scratch coating, scratches are minimized, but not eliminated

Case

  • Handy bag doubles as a lens cleaning cloth
  • Hard case is impact resistant, water resistant, floats for a short time, and custom molded for the Low Vision Readers

Charger

  • Y shape connector allows for simultaneous charging of each temple
  • Red indicator light during charging turns green when fully charged
  • Wires and electronics are low voltage for safety