Tobii Dynavox Sono Key has many built in functions that allow you to communicate faster and make using your device easier and more efficient. Some of them are:
- Windows on-screen keyboard – provides extended functionality and easy access for web browsing.
- Quick Talk – speak without having to change applications.
- Quick phrases – store as many premade sentences as you want, sort them into groups, and communicate faster.
- Message history – easy access to the last utterances made, since these are often reused.
- Screen functions – easily open, close, enlarge or reduce the size of applications.
- Oversized buttons – large and easy to access buttons.
- Alerts – program attention grabbing alert sounds on your computer for you or caregivers.
- Volume control – quickly increase or decrease volume.
Customizable in many ways
Personalizing input methods is accomplished in a few seconds, and you can even choose from several different keyboard layouts including, abc and QWERTY, as well as keyboards optimized for eye control.
Sono Key offers a variety of selection methods including, direct selection by click or touch, selection with adjusted dwell time, scanning as well as eye control.
Even your homepage can be customized; simply select the modules you need in the Sono Key Control Panel.
All settings can easily be adjusted with no programming required.
Control AAC speech output and other functions
With Sono Key you have easy access to all the functions of your communication device, just to mention a few:
- Text-to-speech – type and let your computer speak for you.
- Skype – chat with friends and family.
- Facebook – be part of the world’s largest social network.
- Games – control the Windows games that are installed on Windows 7.
- Calendar functionality – browse your calendar, add appointments, and create alerts for important events.
- Music Player – listen to your favorite music whenever you want.
- Photo Browser – take pictures with your device, view photos and create your own slideshows.
More than face-to-face communication
Communication is about more than just talking to the person next to you, especially in today’s society where new technologies are continuously introduced. Sono Key lets you be a part of this development by offering:
- E-mail control – send and receive e-mails with the support of synthetic speech.
- Mobile phone functionality – send and receive SMS messages and make regular phone calls.
- Skype Chat – reach out to the more than 30 millions Skype users online
- Environmental control – program environmental control functions for the TV, lights, household and more.