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Your voice, wherever you go

Talk Pad has been designed for anyone who needs portable and durable communication on-the-go.

This includes users with Autism, early MND / ALS, Cerebral Palsy, learning difficulties, Stroke,  Aphasia, and other conditions that affect speech.

Talk Pad range

There are many ways to take control of your Talk Pad. Use the touch screen, add a keyguard for more precise selections, or connect up to two switches.


The ideal choice for anyone who needs portable and durable communication on-the-go.  

Explore Talk Pad


Enjoy a selection of new and improved accessibility features, helping you to get your message across wherever you are.

Accessibility in mind


Watch an unboxing of Talk Pad to discover everything that comes with your device.

What’s in the box?

Charlie and Amanda

“Charlie has really enjoyed using Talk Pad.
He loves using it to chat with his school friends.”

Amanda Smith, Speech Therapist, St Roses College

Versatile positioning

Tactile handle and adjustable stand

The rubberised grab-and-go handle and fully adjustable stand are perfect for changing position and accessing the screen at any angle.  

Adjustable strap

Attach the adjustable strap to carry Talk Pad everywhere you go.

Wheelchair mounting

Mount your device to your wheelchair with the dual mounting plate. Available for both the 8-inch and 10-inch device.

Built for durability, because life happens

Robust design

Talk Pad is ready for the inevitable knocks and bumps of everyday life. The mechanically reinforced structure has been drop tested to 1m and is IP22 rated, providing protection against dust and water splashes. 

Enhanced port durability

The switch and power ports have been rigorously tested 10,000 times during the manufacturing process to guarantee long-lasting durability. 

Extra tough screen 

Talk Pad comes complete with an impact and scratch-resistant antiglare screen protector. The raised front bezel of the case also adds further protection from accidental drops. 

Your voice, amplified!

High-quality audio enhances the richness in your voice, naturally capturing its nuances and tone – whether you use one of our many voices available in Grid, or a personalised voice.   

Seamless connectivity ensures your audio never drops and a reinforced speaker chamber guarantees crisp sound for clear communication.  

Never miss out

With an impressive 10-hour battery life and a speedy processor, you can quickly communicate all day long.

The daylight bright display makes it easy to communicate outdoors, helping you get your message across. Wherever you go, your Talk Pad goes with you.

Making things easier

With oversized and unmissable blue power and volume buttons, it’s easier to take full control of your device.

We’ve also added LED indicators and audio confirmation to let you know when switches are activated and when the battery is charging.  

Keyguards that keep up

Now featuring a keyguard frame that fits neatly over your Talk Pad screen, providing a user-friendly installation process with no tools required. 

Fitting your keyguard

Powered by Grid

Talk Pad can be used with any iPad-based communication software, including Grid for iPad.

Grid software gives you instant access to a range of text and symbol based communication tools.

Try Grid

Colour options

Talk Pad comes in a choice of colours including pistachio green, coral pink and charcoal.

Want to try Talk Pad?

To find the right size, style and colour Talk Pad that’s made for you, please contact our team. Our specialists can help you select the right device and support you to discover new ways to access communication.

Book your visit today

Supporting you along the way

You will also get ongoing support from our friendly service team who have an in-depth knowledge of assistive technology and AAC. There is no limit to the support we offer, so we are here to help you now and in the future.

For extra peace of mind Smart Care is included with your device, our 3-year device warranty.

Smart Support

Support materials and help

Find everything you need to support Talk Pad including manuals, articles and more at the Smartbox Hub.

Talk Pad on the Smartbox Hub

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Quickly put together what you need and send it over to us.

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