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for the Blind

Expanding possibilities for people with vision loss


Product Category
CCTVs/Video Magnifiers

Product Description
Handheld portable magnifier with a 6.5" tilting viewing screen. May be used to read price tags, restaurant
menus, ingredients and directions.

Enhanced Vision Systems

Distributed by
The Chicago Lighthouse

Distributor Contact
Order Amigo from The Chicago Lighthouse Store

Manufacturer's Suggested Price
$1,695 (writing stand and carrying case included)

Two-year warranty with a 30-day money-back guarantee.

Product Evaluation
Magnification Is Going Places: A Review of the STRIX and Amigo Portable CCTVs

Computer Compatible


Display Feature/Viewing Modes
  • Black & White
  • Full Color
  • Inverse Modes
  • Auto
Comes with XY Table

Mount Type
  • Handheld
6.5"l x 3.75"w x 1.7"h

Multimedia Presentation
The video below provides an overview of the features and functionality of the Amigo magnifier. This video was produced by Enhanced Vision Systems, and is displayed with their permission.

Multimedia Transcript
0:00 Enhanced vision's Amigo, your desktop video magnifier on the go is light and simple to use.
0:07 Place it on your reading material and adjust magnification with an easy turn of the dial.
0:12 Read price tags, menus, labels, and more, anywhere. High-definition, light, portable.
0:20 Amigo features: Crisp, high definition; portable, only 1.3 pounds; 3.5x to 14x magnification;
0:30 Large 6.5 anti-glare LCD screen tilts for the most comfortable viewing angle. Large field of view allows the user to see more of the reading area.
0:41 Freeze frame with adjustable size and contrast. Removable 2-hour battery with internal charger; spare battery and external charger also included.
0:49 Six viewing modes to optimize contrast and brightness. Connects with any TV for increased magnification. Writing and carrying case included.
1:02 Designed and assembled in the USA by enhanced vision.

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