Smart wireless pen scanner
Cordless & easy to use digital pen
Copy & paste text lines from books, magazines, school manual to your laptop, computer, or smartphone
Reads aloud and translates simultaneously text lines into up to 40 foreign languages
The IRISPen™ Air 7 is a full-featured text recognition pen scanner. It works just like a highlighter! Simply slide the digital pen over printed information from newspapers, magazines, books, letters, etc. and the text will instantly appear on your PC, Mac or iOS & Android devices.
The device is completely wireless just connect it via Bluetooth to your favorite platform and scan on-the-go whether you are at home, abroad on a train or a plane.
Thanks to its integrated translation functionality for over 50 languages you will make your translation appear on the screen in a matter of seconds.
It also reads it out loud for you! Thanks to the text to speech feature you scan while hearing the consistency of the scanned lines.
Bluetooth connectivity making it wireless
Compatible with PC, MAC, IOS & Android Devices
Battery Rechargeable via USB
Text and number recognition
Translate your scanned text into 55 languages
Text-to-speech functionality (55+ languages)
Multilingual OCR solution (130+ languages recognized)
Complete integration into almost any application (Word, Excel, Outlook,..) The pen works like a keyboard emulator.*
*Not applicable on iOS & Android Devices
Small, Wireless & easy to use
IRISPen™ Air is very compact and fits well in hand. It only weighs 9 oz. and it is about the same size as a traditional highlighter. You can easily store it in a purse or even a pencil box and carry it along wherever you go. To start scanning, simply synchronize the pen with your computer, tablet or smartphone using the Bluetooth connection. The provided software (for Mac® or Windows®) and applications (for IOS or Android® ) make it very easy to setup and use the pen in any situation.
You highlight, it types
Simply slide IRISPen™ Air over printed text or numbers from newspapers, magazines, invoices, faxes, letters or any other type of document, and the text will automatically be retyped in your computer. It doesn't matter if you use Word, Excel, or any other text editing application or web-based editor. Anywhere you can type, IRISPen™ Air can type too!
Perfect for students, teachers, as well as any private user or professional
For over 25 years, IRIS' family of digital highlighters has been used by thousands of professionals including doctors, teachers, lawyers or accountants in their daily tasks, helping them save countless hours of tedious retyping work. IRISPen™ Air also proves to be an ideal tool for students making researches in books or for writers wanting to save ideas or excerpts from their readings
Scan any kind of document
IRISPen™ Air is made to scan text on any kind of paper document. You can use it to scan text lines in books, magazines, newspaper, letters, faxes or even documents in a binder. The digital highlighter can also be used in many situations including scanning books at the library, translating menus at the restaurant or scanning barcodes from a bank transfer slip.
You scan, it reads out loud and translates!
Let IRISPen™ Air do the reading for you! The digital highlighter features text-to-speech technology which turns any scanned text to audio for you to just relax and listen to. This option is great for children, visually impaired or even dyslexic people. Furthermore, IRISPen™ Air can also translate and read text out loud in 40 different languages – the perfect tool to practice your foreign accent anytime!
A multilingual solution
IRIS’ awarded technology enables you to scan and recognize text in over 130 different languages.
Scan CMC-7 barcodes
IRISPen™ Air is able to scan more than text, logos, signatures and small graphics. It can also scan and recognize MICR CMC-7 font barcodes, which are widely used to scan bank codes, account numbers, check numbers, check amounts, or check control indicators.
Supported OCR languages:
Afaan Oromo, Afrikaans, Albanian, Asturian, Aymara, Azeri (Latin), Balinese, Basque, Bemba, Bikol, Bislama, Bosnian (Cyrillic), Bosnian (Latin), Brazilian, Breton, Bulgarian, Bulgarian-English, Byelorussian, Byelorussian-English, Catalan, Cebuano, Chamorro, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Corsican, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English (UK), English (USA), Esperanto, Estonian, Faroese, Fijian, Finnish, French, Frisian, Friulian, Galician, Ganda, German, German (Switzerland), Greek, Greek-English, Greenlandic, Haitian Creole, Hani, Hebrew, Hiligaynon, Hungarian, Icelandic, Ido, Ilocano, Indonesian, Interlingua, Irish (Gaelic), Italian, Japanese, Javanese, Kapampangan, Kazakh, Kicongo, Kinyarwanda, Korean, Kurdish, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luba, Luxemburg, Macedonian, Macedonian-English, Madurese, Malagasy, Malay, Manx (Gaelic), Maori, Mayan, Mexican, Minangkabau, Moldovan, Mongolian (Cyrillic), Nahuatl, Norwegian, Numeric, Nyanja, Nynorsk, Occitan, Papiamento, Pidgin English (Nigeria), Polish, Portuguese, Quechua, Rhaeto-Roman, Romanian, Run di, Russian, Russian-English, Samoan, Sardinian, Scottish (Gaelic), Serbian, Serbian (Latin), Serbian-English, Shona, Slovak, Slovenian, Somali, Sotho, Spanish, Sundanese, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Tahitian, Tatar (Latin), Tetum, Tok Pisin, Tonga, Tswana, Turkish, Turkmen (Latin), Ukrainian, Ukrainian-English, Uzbek, Waray, Welsh, Wolof, Xhosa, Zapotec, Zulu.
Supported OCR languages (offline mode)
Albanian, Basque, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Corsican, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Digits, Dutch (Netherlands), English, Esperanto, Estonian, Fijan, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Icelandic, Irish, Italian, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luxembourg, Moldavian, Norsk, Norwegian (Bokmal), Norwegian, Nynosk, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian), Romanian, Russian, Scottish Gaelic, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Spanish (Mexican), Swedish, Swiss (German), Tagalog, Turkish, Ukrainian, Welsh, Xhosa, Zulu.
Supported text-to-speech languages
English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Dutch, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Catalan, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish.
Supported translation languages
Arabic, English, Hungarian, Malay, Serbian (Latin), Welsh, Bosnian (Latin), Estonian, Indonesian, Maltese, Slovak, Yucatec Maya, Bulgarian, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Slovenian, Catalan, French, Japanese, Persian, Spanish, Chinese Simplified, German, Kiswahili, Polish, Swedish, Chinese Traditional, Greek, Klingon, Portuguese, Thai, Croatian, Haitian Creole, Klingon (plqaD), Queretaro Otomi, Turkish, Czech, Hebrew, Korean, Romanian, Ukrainian, Danish, Hindi, Latvian, Russian, Urdu, Dutch, Hmong Daw, Lithuanian, Serbian (Cyrillic), Vietnamese
Battery type Li-ion
Software PC & Mac
Bluetooth Dongle ( for PC & MAC under LTE)
Getting Started guide
Minimum computer requirements
- Intel® Pentium® based PC or equivalent recommended
- Microsoft® Windows® 10, 8, 7.
- 1GB of available hard-disk space
- 2 GB of RAM
- At least one USB port available
- Internet connection for activation/ translation/text-to-speech
- Mac® OS X (10.8 or above)
- Intel Core 2 Duo 1.4 GHz (MacBook Air 3.1) or Intel Core Duo 1.8 GHz (MacBook Pro 1.1)
- At least one USB port available
- 2GB of RAM
- 1GB of available hard-disk space
For IOS devices
- Hardware: iPhone (6S, 6S Plus, 6, 6 Plus, 5S, 5C), iPad (Air 2, Air, Mini 3, Mini 2, Mini)
- IOS: 7, 8, 9 & above
For Android devices
- OS: KitKat 4.4.2 and above
- Hardware: see compatibility list