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RUBY® Handheld Video Magnifier

Handheld video magnifier with clear, vivid image
and NO DISTORTION

"The RUBY handheld video magnifier is one of the best purchases I could ever have made. While this product is mostly used for reading texts, prescription labels, etc., I have found it to be most helpful for reading items on a bulletin board. I am 4’ 7 1/2” tall, so items on bulletin boards are too high. It is certainly an improvement over asking someone else to read important items on a bulletin board."   ~ Marlene Haugen

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For the many people who need help reading text and seeing details because of low vision, traditional magnifying glasses work only up to a point. The RUBY video magnifier takes handheld magnification to the next level and beyond. The 4.3-inch, full color, high brightness video screen of the RUBY makes it outstanding for reading bills, letters, checks, and receipts. It is so small and unobtrusive that it easily slips into a pocket or purse as the perfect traveling companion for visiting the grocery store, the pharmacy, the bank, the library, bookstore, restaurant, or anywhere else.

The RUBY is easy to use for those who are unfamiliar with technology products. Just turn it on with one button, place it over an object, and adjust magnification to your preference with the easy zoom button. The RUBY stays flat on the table or can be held over your reading with the fold-away handle. The magnified image or text appears in the display window. With only one button, you can adjust the screen from full color for viewing pictures to any of four high contrast text modes.

Features at a Glance:

  • 4.3 in. widescreen LCD
  • 2x - 14x magnification with handle extended
  • 5x - 10x magnification flat on paper
  • Lightweight design - 7.7 oz.
  • Fast reading speed without blur
  • 5 high-contrast video color modes
  • Built-in, LED lighting
  • Easy flip-out handle
  • Freeze Frame
  • Internal memory to store up to 15 images
  • 2-hour in-use battery life
  • Uses rechargeable or disposable AAA batteries
  • Batteries and carrying case included
The RUBY HD on a stand


An optional reading stand holds the RUBY steady at a height that provides magnification from 2x to 4x for hours of comfortable use at lower magnification levels.

Pricing for U.S. Customers

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  • RUBY Handheld Video Magnifier: $545
  • RUBY/RUBY HD Reading Stand: $19.95
  • Product Maintenance Agreement (PMA): $75

Learn More: Download the RUBY Data Sheet (PDF)

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