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For eye care professionals

Low Vision Aids

Tools to help those with impaired vision see the bigger picture

Low vision aids have been designed for patients who require additional tools to help them see clearly, whether they’re at home, work or on-the-go. Our range of low vision aids have been created to make life that little bit easier, while giving you a competitive edge in vision care. With lightweight, portable low vision devices to give your patients their visual independence back, low vision aids from Essilor are ideal for those with mild, medium or severe low vision.

We have a collection of smart low vision devices engineered with a variety of features, providing your patients with the tools they need for clearer vision. From students and professionals to active seniors, you no doubt come across a range of people who could benefit from low vision aids such as digital magnifiers.


Portable and compact low vision aids


Our range of low vision aids is designed to bring image quality for those who struggle to see the likes of fine print on documents, books or newspapers, and even further away objects like street signs or shop names. With simple and intuitive functions, you can help your patients regain some confidence in their vision. 


Offering intelligence and convenience in one place, our range of low vision aids can help you to provide high-performance digital magnifiers for patients who have significant vision problems. The Connect 12, Explore 5 and Explore 8 are created with ease of use and different modes to suit individual needs. By offering these devices to your patients, you can take vision care and services to the next level.


The Connect 12 includes a number of outstanding features, fully connected with ready to use apps such as Google Docs, Dropbox and access to newspapers. It also has Smartboard connectivity, projecting on to the tablet for distant viewing in a classroom setting. Explore 8 is the first 8-inch handheld magnifier on the market, making life a whole lot easier, while Explore 5 is designed with more than 18 different modes.

Discover our low vision aids

Connect 12

Intelligence and convenience in one, for a powerful tool to help those with low vision

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Explore 5

Electronic magnifier for use on-the-go, with a huge range of features

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Explore 8

Largest screen in the smallest package, with the latest technology and innovative features

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Lens Rebate Scheme

Help cover the cost of your optical instruments with our lens rebate deal

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