A new generation of Grid Pad
Our most flexible solution for people with complex access and communication needs. The new Grid Pad 12 is a dedicated device and has been designed in collaboration with AAC users. A long 15-hour battery life, rugged design and multiple access options ensure you always have your voice.
- High spec computer for fast communication
- 15 hours battery life (10 hours with eye gaze)
- Ready for use with eye gaze, switches, touch, and USB devices
- Shock protection, droppable to 1m
- 12.5″ full HD tough anti-glare touchscreen
- Remote power button
- High quality amplified sound
- Built-in radio and infrared Environment Control
- Tactile, water-resistant buttons in convenient locations
- Multi-angle stand and wheelchair mounting
- Powered by Grid 3
Communicate all day, every day
Grid Pad 12 has the latest generation Intel core i5 processor, with 8GB RAM and a solid-state hard drive. This fast processor enables seamless communication, so you can keep up with conversation.
Grid Pad 12 is designed to help you communicate all day long. The large battery provides up to 15 hours continuous use, or 10 hours with eye gaze.
Remote Power Button
Grid Pad 12 comes with our remote power button, to give you more independence. If you are not physically able to press this power button, you can plug any switch into the button and use it to turn the Grid Pad 12 on.
Powered by Grid 3
Grid Pad 12 is designed for Grid 3, our flagship software for communication, Environment Control and more. Grid 3 includes a wide range of AAC resources, designed for people of all ages with different levels of literacy.
Designed for All Access
Tough HD Touchscreen Display
Tough HD touchscreen display Grid Pad 12 has a 12.5″ HD touchscreen, with a hardened glass display. The anti-glare finish makes it easier to see the screen when you are out and about.
Robust keyguards with secure fastening are available to order for any grid set in Grid 3.
USB Access Devices
Grid Pad 12 has two USB ports on the back of the device that enable you to use any other type of alternative access device, such as a joystick, trackball, SmartNAV or Quha Zono head mouse.
Eye Gaze Access
Turn your Grid Pad 12 into a robust a dedicated eye gaze device with a purpose-built eye gaze module. Available with Smartbox Lumin-i and Alea IntelliGaze eye tracking technology and will also be available with the upcoming Irisbond Hiru.
We also have bespoke mounting plates for use with a range of other eye trackers.
There are two built-in ports for switches. These specially reinforced ports are also recessed for added protection.
The headphone socket can be used for auditory feedback, useful for people with visual impairment. In Grid 3, this enables you to hear what a cell will say before you choose to select it.
Built to be Heard
Grid Pad 12’s integrated speakers have been engineered to produce high quality sound and volume – to help get your message across effectively, wherever you are.
Mounting and Positioning Options
Rehadapt and Daessy mounting options give you choice and flexibility in every environment. Use Grid Pad 12 anywhere with the variable angle desk stand.
Grid Pad 12 comes with built-in infrared and radio Environment Control. There is a front-facing infrared learning window to make inputting commands easier.
Grid Pad 12 is built with an antimicrobial casing and screen to inhibit the growth of bacteria and spread of viruses. The Sanitized® technology embedded within the device helps to keep it cleaner for longer – perfect for clinical settings.
Note for Windows 11
Grid Pad 12 was developed before the release of Windows 11 and is not currently compatible.
Support for Windows 10
Windows 10 will officially be supported by Microsoft until October 2025.