Accent 800

Accent 800 offers a 7-9 hour battery life with advanced functionality and user-friendly features, making communicating fast and easy for users of all ages. Accent 800 has a high-definition 20 cm (8″) touch screen display and is the smallest, most portable device that features Unity®.


Exclusive software that powers both Unity® and Essence™

Voice Options

  • Acapela (now includes 2 x Aussie Kids Voices – Liam and Olivia)
  • IVONA (now includes 2 x Aussie Voices – Russell and Nicole)
  • Fonix DECtalk
  • RealSpeak (now includes 2 x Aussie Voices – Lee and Karen)
  • Microsoft

Unity Toolset Features

  • Icon Tutor lets user search for a word and find the appropriate icon sequence
  • Icon Prediction simplifies locating and learning theicon sequences
  • Simple Tool Box provides step-by-step guidance through basic programming
  • Pre-stored Activity Row categories and vocabulary, plus Pages with expanded word sets
  • Vocabulary Builder helps teach a small set of words within a larger set
  • Specially created Visual Scenes for concept and language learning

Vocabulary Options

Pre-loaded with a full range of Unity® language systems (including 144-location version) or Essence®™ vocabulary systems (60- and 84-location versions)

Optional WordPower™and Picture WordPower™ vocabularies


  • Also supports WordCore™ and Child Page-Based Vocabularies
  • Presets to support implementation of LAMP therapy strategies for emergent communicators with autism
  • Optional TheGrid 2 communication system

Easy Access Methods

Direct selection

  • 4, 8, 15, 28, 36, 45, 60 and 84 location TouchGuides available to aid with direct selection
  • 4, 8, 15, 28, 36, 45, 60 and 84 location Keyguards available to aid with direct selection
  • Single or Dual-switch scanning, Freedom Wireless Switch
  • USB connectivity allows use of Mouse, Joystick and with Mouse Emulation Access Products
  • NuPoint Head Pointing

Communication Enhancers

  • Word Prediction
  • Block and customisable scanning
  • Auditory and step scanning
  • Picture Prediction™ feature that ‘learns’ the user’s most common extended vocabulary choices and automatically arranges the Activity Row icons for easier access
  • Enhanced audio recording and speech output quality
  • Auditory prompts to aid individuals with visual impairments

Advanced Features

  • Fantastic 11-13 hour battery life (Normal Operation)
  • Smooth, high-definition 20cm (8″) touchscreen display,sealed to protect the components of the device
  • Notebook tools let the user write, copy and paste in their notebook
  • Front and rear cameras for taking pictures and video-chatting
  • Enhanced icon import capabilities
  • Access to over 4500 Minspeak® icons for customising vocabulary
  • Over 8500 optional PCS symbols
  • Simple steps to creating Activity Rows and Pages
  • NuVoice™ Emulation software with numerous special features, including tips for customising device
  • Integrated Bluetooth® channel for connectivity to either an external computer, a switch or for phone and speaker access (Bluetooth Adapter for PC and MAC required for computer access; Freedom wireless switch required for switch access)
  • Context-sensitive help built into the device for fast answers that are easy to access

Computing Benefits

  • Full features of a Windows® 8 based device, including menu-driven programs
  • User can send and receive emails and access the Internet (accessories required)
  • Access Social Media such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube
  • Unity or Essence programs can be used as the onscreen keyboard
  • Built in Wi-Fi™ capability

Therapist Tools

LAMP sets

AAC Language Lab Lesson Plans, support material is easily accessible with the selection of a few buttons

Language Activity Monitor (LAM) software for tracking progress by collecting language samples

Accent 800 Standard Configuration

  • Full Unity Language System and Vocabulary Guide
  • Battery charger
  • Complete Operator Manual on USB Flash Drive
  • Content manual in device
  • 2 – 2.0 USB ports and 1 – 3.0 USB port
  • 1 Mini USB port
  • HDMI port
  • Wi-Fi capabilities
  • Bluetooth and IR capabilities
  • Scanning Activation
  • Capacitive stylus
  • Wire Stand
  • USB flash drive
  • Dual cameras
  • Keyguard Frame
  • Windows 8.1 Operating System
  • Black Unit with coloured trims included – black, pink,purple, blue, red, green and yellow

Product Weight: 1090 grams

Dimensions: 23 x 15 x 4 cm

Display Size: 20 cm

Digitized Speech Memory: Unlimited

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