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iMax for Mac

Product Categories
Screen Magnification Systems
Screen Readers

Product Description Screen magnification and screen reading software for Mac users. Provides magnification, contour enhancement and pointer settings as well as screen reading with high-quality speech output. In addition to text to speech voices, such as Infovox iVox by Acapela, it comes with automatic language identification in the screen reader mode and GhostReader, an application for reading documents. GhostReader contains shortkeys for fast and easy access to the text and the user can listen to documents including file types such as Text, Word, HTML, PDF, ODT or RTF. Also allows user to save texts as Mp3-files to be played in iTunes, be uploaded to an iPod, iPad or burned onto a CD.

Low Vision International

Distributed by Low Vision International

Distributor Contact

Distributor Telephone +46 470 727704

  • Browsing the Internet
  • Magnifying Text on a Computer Screen
  • Reading Books and Periodicals
  • Reading Electronic Books and Other Material
  • Reading Text Out Loud From a Computer Screen
  • Word Processing
Suggested Price $495.00

Technical Support (Phone) (800) 919-3375

Documentation Format
  • Electronic
  • Large Print
Documentation Language
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English (American)
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish (Latin American)
  • Swedish
Compatible Operating Systems
  • Macintosh 10.8 - OS X Mountain Lion
  • Macintosh 10.9 - OS X Mavericks
  • Macintosh OS X
  • Macintosh OS X Snow Leopard
Hardware Requirement
  • Sound Card
Installation Options
  • Large Print
  • Speech Output
Speech Output

Magnification Split screen, dual screen support and full-screen mode,

Magnification Range1.5x to 36x

Screen Options high contrast modes, circular and squared lens Supported

Display Feature/Viewing Modes
  • Black & White
  • Freeze Frame
  • Full Color
  • High-Contrast Artificial Colors
  • Inverse Modes
Horizontal/Vertical Panning

  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English (American)
  • English (British)
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Norwegian
  • Spanish (Latin American)
  • Swedish

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