Dolphin Screen Reader

Screen Reader & Braille Access for Blind People

(formerly known as SuperNova Screen Reader)

  • Speech and Braille access put you in complete control of your computer
  • Natural-sounding voices intelligently reads documents, emails, web pages and other apps in detail
  • Reliably speaks characters and words as you type, increasing confidence and accuracy
  • Discover what’s on screen using your keyboard with the Dolphin Cursor and Item Finder.
  • Refreshable Braille accurately displays spelling, punctuation and layout
  • Scan and read (OCR) your paper documents or inaccessible PDFs
  • Supports Windows 7, 8.1 and 10, tablet, laptop and desktop computers
  • Buying Options: Portable ScreenReader USB or ‘Download & Unlock’ both available to buy online; or purchase a boxed product, upgrade, trade-in or multi-user licence from Dolphin or your local Dealer.


ScreenReader 16 includes a host of new and innovative features spoecifically designed for people with blindness:

  • New Dolphin Pen – Choose ScreenReader 16 on a Dolphin Pen and enjoy instant magnification for any PC, in your pocket!  The new ‘Guest mode’ needs no installation, but instantly delivers speech, Braille & more on the go!
  • New Control Panel – Easy to learn, the ScreenReader control panel has been updated.
  • New ‘Media’ tab – ScreenReader’s most unique entertainment, Scan & Read and Book access features have been brought together under a new Media tab.
  • User Profiles – Deafblind user who wants braille with visual highlighting? ScreenReader’s new profiles allow you to quickly set the amount of speech feedback without having to change multiple settings.
  • Quick Scan & Read – read instantly from your camera, scanner or clipboard with a single keypress.
  • Orbit 20 Braille Reader support – supporting affordable braille from the Royal National Institute of Blind People, Canadian National Institute for the Blind, National Federation of the Blind, The Norwegian Association of the Blind and Partially Sighted, Perkins School for the Blind, Sightsavers & Vision Australia.
  • UEB Braille Improvements for Foreign Characters – Students using Unified English Braille (UEB) that are learning a foreign language now have UEB support for foreign accents.