How much does Canute 360 cost?

Canute 360 is available to consumers for £1,895 from Techno-Vision Systems (https://www.techno-vision.co.uk). If you are interested in distributing Canute 360, please contact Bristol Braille Technology directly on enquiries@bristolbraille.co.uk to discuss your needs.

I am located outside the UK. Where can I purchase Canute 360?

You can find a full list of confirmed Canute 360 distributors at http://bristolbraille.co.uk/order.htm. If you are an experienced distributor of Braille products and wish to become a distributor, please contact Bristol Braille Technology on enquiries@bristolbraille.co.uk

Can Canute 360 open .DOC/.PDF/.EPUB/.TXT/.HTM files?

Canute 360 can only open .BRF and .PEF Braille files. Print source files can be converted to a format compatible with Canute 360 using software. Both free and paid for Braille translation packages are available.

Is Canute 360 compatible with screen-reader software Braille output?

Canute 360 is supported by BRLTTY screen-reader. Further screen reader support is in the works, however we are not currently able to give a timetable for development of this support.

Is a protocol available for developers

Yes. We’re still working on documenting this but it is available and used by BRLTTY, amongst other programs. Please email us at enquiries@bristolbraille.co.uk.

How can I become a tester for Canute 360

We are not currently seeking beta testers for Canute 360. If you want to try Canute 360 we regularly demonstrate at major events around the UK and around the world. If you are located outside the UK, please contact your local distributor for information on testing and demonstrations. You can find a full list of Canute 360 distributors at https://tinyurl.com/canute-distributors.

How can I keep up to date with the latest news

You can sign up for our mailing list at www.bristolbraille.co.uk. You can also follow us on twitter, our handle is @bristol_braille