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Connect - iPad access

Enabling the iPad® for everyone.

The Connect Access Solution from AbleNet unlocks the power of the iPad mobile device for users with significant physical disabilities. The Connect Access Solution provides switch accessibility, brilliant sound, and exceptional design to create a one of a kind solution for the iPad.

Features:

  • HiFi stereo amplified sound output
  • Switch access provided through two built-in capacitive touch switches, wired switches, or wireless switches
  • Scanning capabilities to control the iPad powered by iOS 7 Switch Control, or use a variety of apps with switch scanning built into the app
  • Sleek outer casing protects against impact
  • Integrated battery, charging, and iPad syncing
  • Mount with AbleNet mounting solutions
  • Compatible with iPad Air 2 and iPad Air (requires an adapter kit due to smaller size), iPad (4th generation), iPad (3rd generation), and iPad 2

​Note:  The iPad and apps with switch access built into the app are not included with the Connect purchase.​


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 Access Solution FAQ's

Q: Does the Connect Access Solution have sound output?
A: Yes, the Connect Access Solution has HiFi stereo amplified sound output.

Q: Which version of the iPad work with the Connect Access Solution?
A: iPad Air 2 and iPad Air (requires an adapter kit due to smaller size), iPad (4th generation), iPad (3rd generation), and iPad 2.

Q: Is the Connect Access Solution mountable?
A: Yes, the Connect Access Solution is mountable. It will attach to the Universal Mounting Plate and is compatible with AbleNet’s Latitude, Hover, Friction Knob UMS, Lever UMS and 19-inch Gooseneck mounting kits.

Q: Is a shoulder strap for the Connect Access Solution available?
A: Yes, a shoulder strap is available for the Connect Access Solution.

Q: Does the Connect Access Solution have switch access?
A: Yes, one or two switches can be used with the Connect Access Solution. There are two 1/8-in/3.5-mm switch jacks for wired switches, two integrated capacitive touch switches, and the ability to pair two AbleNet wireless switch transmitters. The Connect Access Solution is compatible with iOS Switch Control or apps with switch access built into the app using the keystrokes of 1 and 3, Space and Enter, or ~1 and ~3. 

Q: Does the Connect Access Solution qualify for Medicaid, Medicare or private insurance reimbursement?
A: Please contact AbleNet at 800-322-0956 for funding options in your area.

Q: Does the Connect Access Solution protect against moisture and impact?
A: The outer casing of the Connect Access Solution will protect against impact. However, the Connect Access Solution does not have a screen protector to fully enclose the device and there is a chance moisture could enter if an excess amount of moisture is present (e.g. a cup of water were spilled on the screen).

Q: Can a user charge and sync their iPad without removing it from the Connect Access Solution?
A: Yes, a user can charge and sync their iPad without removing it from the Connect Access Solution.

Q: What is the difference between the Connect Access Solution and Connect for Speech?
A: The Connect Access Solution is for those that already have an iPad and need a switch interface or want amplified sound output for their device. Connect for Speech is a fundable dedicated speech generating device and includes the Connect Access Solution, plus an iPad Air, AAC app of your choice, and funding support if funding is available in your area.

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