Re: Braille Displays
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For me, when considering a device to purchase, the specs matter less than the value, although everything should be considered.
This device is absolutely not for me. Neither was the BrailleNote, or any of the other devices of this kind on the market. I do appreciate a single device with a Braille display, ease of use, where things tend to just work, but I also appreciate not paying for a device that is antiquated before it was ever released in terms of software and security updates and hardware. I also refuse to be in a position to need to pay for a new device with the same or greater cost in a few years because this device stops getting updates, is even more antiquated than it is today, etc. For me, a display like the orbit, along with an Android phone or iPhone with much better hardware and software support is a much better use of my money, and is a much cheaper proposition. I can make use of many apps on the Play Store, I can still accomplish what I wish to accomplish with my laptop or with my phone, I can still read Braille when I wish to do so, and I don't need to pay the price for the Braille Sense, or any of these other blindness note-taking devices.
It is important that everyone considers their own needs, the use that they will put a device to, what they value out of a device, and their budgets before making such a purchase.
On Mon, Apr 5, 2021 at 11:54 AM Joe Orozco <jsoro824@...> wrote:
A fair point, but even with the already announced 8 core CPU and 6 GB
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