Connect - iPad access

Connect Status

Thank you for your interest in AbleNet's Connect iPad® access tool! We would like to take a moment and provide you with an update on the status of this product. During the development of Connect, we have encountered unanticipated programming challenges related to producing an Apple iPad access tool that we believe best meets the needs of our customers. At this time, we do not have a specific date of delivery for this product and we sincerely apologize for this.

AbleNet is deeply committed to developing Connect to meet the iPad access needs of all users. We continue to invest additional resources to help us overcome the programming challenges that we have encountered and plan to make Connect available as soon as we possibly can. Please continue to watch this page for further updates on the status of Connect.

AbleNet does not cover damage caused to an iPad, iPhone, iPod, or other consumer electronic devices used in conjunction with any product manufactured by or distributed by AbleNet. For full warranty details visit http://www.ablenetinc.com/Support/Warranty-Info.

Connect - iPad access

Enabling the iPad® for everyone.

AbleNet’s Connect™ access solution unlocks the power of the iPad mobile device for users with significant physical disabilities. Connect provides switch accessibility, brilliant sound, and exceptional design to create a one of a kind solution for the iPad.


  • HiFi stereo amplified sound output
  • Wired switch access with scanning capabilities to control the iPad
  • Sleek outer casing protects against moisture and impact
  • Integrated battery, charging and iPad syncing
  • Mount with AbleNet mounting solutions
  • Compatible with iPad (4th generation), iPad (3rd generation), and iPad 2


Connect Product FAQ's

Q: What is the MSRP of Connect?
A: The MSRP is $349.

Q: Will Connect have sound output?
A: Yes, Connect will have HiFi stereo amplified sound output.

Q: Which version of the iPad will work with Connect?
A: iPad (4th generation), iPad (3rd generation), and iPad 2.

Q: Is Connect mountable?
A: Yes, Connect is mountable. connect will attach to a mounting plate and be compatible with AbleNet’s Latitude, Friction Knob UMS, Lever UMS and 19-inch Gooseneck mounting kits.

Q: Will Connect have a travel strap?
A: Yes, a travel strap is available for Connect.

Q: Will Connect have switch access?
A: Yes, Connect provides switch access to the iPad.

Q: Does Connect qualify for Medicaid, Medicare or private insurance reimbursement?
A: AbleNet does not directly process Medicaid, Medicare or private insurance. Please consult your local funding resource to determine if Connect is fundable in your area.

Q: Will Connect protect against moisture and impact?
A: Yes, the outer casing of Connect will protect against moisture and impact.

Q: Will Connect allow a user to charge and sync their iPad without removing it from Connect?
A: Yes, Connect allows a user to charge and sync their iPad without removing it from Connect.


Enabling the iPad for Everyone

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