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For eye care professionals

Connect 12

Seeing more and staying connected has never been this clever and simple

Smarter and more connected than all other low-vision products, the Connect 12 is the evolution of the most advanced digital magnifier product line. The new simple interface gives you all the tools you need in one place.
  • Patient benefits
    Lightweight, sturdy and extremely portable
  • Recommended for
    Active seniors, students and professionals
  • Technology
    12 inch full HD touch screen

Intelligence and convenience in one powerful tool. Staying connected has never been this simple.

Augmenting the Connect’s renowned attributes with a set of outstanding features makes the Connect 12 a powerful tool for low-vision users, whether you’re at home or on the go.

The newly redesigned Connect 12 combines a high-performance digital magnifier with the versatility of a tablet, plus unmatched ease of use and integrated access to newspapers or magazines from online libraries.

This ideal solution for active seniors, students and professionals, allows free and open access to more than a million apps.

Connect 12 overview


  • 12-inch full HD touchscreen
  • Live HD magnification from 1-24x with intelligent LED illumination
  • Capture/save single or multiple pages providing accurate OCR with magnification of 1- 80x
  • 3 efficient reading modes: full page, column and line modes
  • Diamond Edge fonts with perfect clarity
  • Optional distant viewing up to 40X magnification
  • Option to include an SL10 or SL25 camera


  • Ready to use apps: Dropbox, Google docs, and many more educational apps pre-installed
  • Shortcuts for Wi-Fi access and compatible with optional Bluetooth keyboards for taking notes
  • Wireless Smartboard connectivity projected on the tablet for distant viewing in the classroom
  • Optional Customer Care Program

Easy to use

  • Lightweight, sturdy and extremely portable
  • Option to use speech to relieve reading fatigue
  • Includes laptop-style carrying case, cables and power adapter
  • Scientific calculator with large numbers, characters and adjustable high contrast colors


Connect 12 brochure

Learn more about Connect 12, the high-performance digital magnifier with the versatility of a mainstream tablet

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Essilor Instruments brochure

Our goal is to provide ECPs equipment and services that meet their business needs whilst they build trustful relationships with their patients.

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