VoiceOver for Mac: Supported braille displays

Supported braille displays

macOS supports a wide range of USB and Bluetooth braille displays.

Manufacturer

Model

Alva

BC640 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

BC680 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

544 Satellite

 

544 Satellite Traveller

 

570 Satellite Pro

 

584 Satellite Pro

American Printing House for the Blind (APH)

Orbit Reader 20 (USB and Bluetooth)

Refreshabraille 18 (USB and Bluetooth)

Baum

PocketVario 24 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Pronto! 18 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Pronto! 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

SuperVario2 (Bluetooth)

 

SuperVario 32 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

SuperVario 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

SuperVario 80 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

VarioConnect 12, also called Conny 12 (Bluetooth)

Note: VoiceOver identifies this display as HumanWare BrailleConnect 12.

 

VarioConnect 24 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

VarioConnect 32 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

VarioConnect 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

VarioPro 64

 

VarioPro 80

 

VarioUltra 32 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

VarioUltra 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

Deininger

Pegasus 42/4 CR

 

Pegasus 82/8 CR

Eurobraille

Esys 12 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Esys 24 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Esys 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Esys Light 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Esys 64 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Esys 80 (USB and Bluetooth)

Freedom Scientific

Focus 14 Blue (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Focus 40

 

Focus 40 Blue (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Focus 44

 

Focus 70

 

Focus 80

 

Focus 80 Blue (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Focus 84

 

PAC Mate 20

 

PAC Mate 40

 

PAC Mate BX420 (display only)

 

PAC Mate BX440 (display only)

 

PAC Mate QX420 (display only)

 

PAC Mate QX440 (display only)

GW Micro

Braille Sense (Bluetooth support requires Bluetooth module) (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Braille Sense Plus (USB and Bluetooth)

 

SyncBraille 20

 

SyncBraille 32

HandyTech

Active Braille 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Basic Braille 16 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Basic Braille 20 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Basic Braille 32 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Basic Braille 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Basic Braille 48 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Basic Braille 64 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Basic Braille 80 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Braille Star 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Braille Star 80

 

Braille Wave (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Braillino (Bluetooth)

 

Easy Braille (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Modular Evolution 64

 

Modular Evolution 88

Harpo

BraillePen (Bluetooth)

 

BraillePen 12 (Bluetooth)

HIMS

Braille EDGE 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

Braille Sense (Bluetooth support requires Bluetooth module) (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Braille Sense OnHand (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Braille Sense Plus (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Smart Beetle 14 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

SyncBraille 20

 

SyncBraille 32

HumanWare

BrailleConnect 12 (Bluetooth)

 

BrailleConnect 24 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

BrailleConnect 32 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

BrailleConnect 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

BrailleNote Apex BT (USB and Bluetooth)

 

BrailleNote Apex QT (USB and Bluetooth)

Note: VoiceOver supports only the navigation keys on this display.

 

BrailleNote mPower BT 18 (Bluetooth)

 

BrailleNote mPower BT 32 (Bluetooth)

 

BrailleNote PK (Bluetooth)

Note: VoiceOver identifies this display as HumanWare BrailleNote mPower BT 18.

 

Brailliant 24 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Brailliant 32 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Brailliant 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Brailliant 64 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Brailliant 80 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Brailliant B 80 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Brailliant BI 32 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Brailliant BI 40 (USB and Bluetooth)

KGS

Braille Memo Pocket (BMPocket) 16 (USB and Bluetooth)

MDV

Lilli

 

MB408L (Bluetooth)

Ninepoint Systems

Cebra

 

Ninepoint (Bluetooth)

 

Novem (USB)

Nippon Telesoft

Mini Seika 8 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Mini Seika 16 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Mini Seika 24 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Seika Version 3

 

Seika Version 4 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Seika v5 (USB and Bluetooth)

 

Seika 80

Optelec

EasyLink (Bluetooth)

 

EasyLink 12 (Bluetooth)

 

Voyager 44

Papenmeier

Braillex EL 40s

 

Braillex EL 80s

 

Braillex Trio (USB and Bluetooth)

Last Modified: Sep 22, 2016
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