CCB Tech Articles, Donna’s Low Tech Tips, The Talking Color Analyzer For People Who Are Blind Or Color-blind, August 13, 2018

August 13 2018

Meet the Talking Color Analyzer For People Who Are Blind Or Color-blind


Hi there!  It’s Donna and thank you for allowing me to come into your inbox.

Today, I’d like to talk about the Talking Color Analyzer For People Who Are Blind Or Color-blind.


I am yet to meet this product but I wanted to drop by and introduce it to you.

Why not go out there and make friends with it!




ColorTest II: Talking Color Analyzer For People Who Are Blind Or Color-blind

ColorTest II is a hand-held device that helps the user distinguish colors independently. It has hundreds of uses at home, work, or school, including selecting your own wardrobe; identifying products from the package color; determining if fruit is ripe; and distinguishing colored folders, forms.



Uses a clear human voice to announce the color of any object placed in contact with its sensitive detector.

Senses over 1,000 nuances of color. Also detects patterns, brightness, and contrast.

Can provide color analysis with specific values for brightness, hue, and saturation.


Use as a light detector.

Talking clock, calendar, timer, thermometer, and three games

Earphone jack and holes to accommodate a neck loop (earphone not included)

Built-in rechargeable battery with talking battery status


Carrying case

Battery charger

Instructions on cassette, plus a large print and braille “quick start” booklet

One year limited warranty

ColorTest II is about the size of a television remote control and can sense over 1,000 shades of color!

ColorTest II:

Catalog Number: 1-03951-00

Go to the link on the next line to  purchase the ColorTest II: Talking Color Analyzer for People Who Are Blind or Color-blind.

American Printing House for the Blind, Inc.

1839 Frankfort Avenue

Mailing Address: P. O. Box 6085

Louisville, Kentucky 40206-0085

Toll Free: 800-223-1839

Phone: 502-895-2405

Fax: 502-899-2274


Web site:


If you would like to become a member of  my CCB Mysteries chapter you can do so for the price of $10 annually and in return you

will receive unlimited access to any of the following libraries.

Recipes – A collection of hard to find recipes

Audio mysteries for all ages – Comfort listening any time of the day

Home and garden – A collection of great articles for around the home and garden

Or you can subscribe to all 3 for the price of $30 annually.



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Have yourselves a great day and see you next week.