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MATT Connect

The MATT (Magnifier and Tablet Together) Connect is a compact all-in-one magnifier, distance viewer, and educational Android tablet.

Note: This version of the MATT Connect has been discontinued.

MATT Connect V2.1 is now available! You can upgrade your current MATT Connect with the new Android 12 replacement tablet, which is part of the new MATT Connect V2.1.

Previous MATT Connect devices will continue to be supported by APH and HumanWare for the next five (5) years.

This product is discontinued.

Federal Quota Eligible

Catalog Number: 1-03941-00

Product Description

The MATT Connect™ is a magnifier, distance viewer, and an educational tablet with pre-loaded software, enabling students to:

  • magnify a print document
  • read a book from an online library
  • conduct research
  • view a smartboard
  • write and email assignments
  • take a test

The MATT Connect features three interfaces to enhance user-ability for learners of all skills and ages: Basic (perfect for beginner assistive technology users – allows the MATT Connect to operate as a basic video magnifier with distance viewing), Standard (all the features of the Basic Interface, with the added ability to capture images, access the gallery, and enable OCR reading), and Advanced (unlocks the full potential of the MATT Connect, including applications on the Android tablet).

Dolphin Easy Reader Video Tutorial Here

Self-View Camera Mode Video Tutorial Here

Rapid Toggle Video Tutorial Here

ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGE: All shipments will incur UPS shipping rates based on the destination.

Book a live, one-on-one online MATT Connect training session.

The MATT Connect has received a new update as of February 2022. Read our blog, The MATT Connect Just Keeps Getting Better, to learn more.

    • Lightweight and portable
    • 12-inch HD touchscreen
    • removable from the stand
    • 3 user interfaces allowing users to select the best mode based on their skill level and age
    • Live 1-24x HD magnification with LED illumination
    • Capture and save multiple pages with 1-80x magnification
    • Audio reading option for dual-modal learning
    • Clear, Diamond Edge fonts
    • Wireless camera for distance viewing up to 40x magnification
    • Pre-installed: Google Suite apps, Dropbox, and several e-book readers
    • Open Android™ platform provides access to 1,500,000 additional apps
    • Desmos Calculator plots graphs and solve equations with this scientific calculator.
    • Gallery Management is easier than ever to manage your images with a more powerful and flexible gallery with many new features.
    • Notes Application quickly creates handwritten or typed notes.
    • Proxy Connection Support sets up your connection to proxy networks using Prodigi.
    • New Books Application: Dolphin Easy Reader. This helpful application enables users to enjoy Bookshare and dozens of other international libraries, such as RNIB and CELA, providing access to millions of e-books, digital talking books, newspapers, and magazines from around the world.
    • Self-View Camera Mode. Provides quick access to the front-facing camera within the Magnifying app for self-grooming, or to snap a quick selfie. This new feature is also coupled with the ability to disable OCR on captures.
    • Rapid Toggle for users who like shortcuts. Need to access Chrome and Google sheets often? You may now toggle to any application of your choice with only a few swipes across your screen!
    • MATT connect unit
    • USB cable
    • Power supply cable
    • Transportation bag
    • Wireless camera
    • Camera Stick
    • Stylus
    • Screen protector
    • Screw and screw driver pack (for securing tablet to stand)
    • Bluetooth keyboard
    • Battery pack for distance camera
    • Protective leather case/sleeve for tablet
    • Quick-Start Guide, Large Print
    • User Manual, Large Print
    • Service Card
    • Folding Stand with Protective Carrying Case
    • Large print Quick-Start Guide, User Guide
    • One-year limited warranty
  • Manuals


  • Weight: 13.9 lbs

    Dimensions: 11.5 × 18 × 9.1 in

    Product Type: Assistive

    Federal Quota Funds: Available

  • Contact Customer Service to discuss your warranty options.