Created for communication, built for AAC

Small and lightweight, the M-8 fits in the palm of your hand
but provides powerful and dynamic audio ideal for speech.

NOTE: Effective 1/25/2016, the M-8 communication device will no longer be sold in North America. To learn more, please click here.

Technical Specs

Size & Weight
8.5" (21.6 cm)
5.12" (13 cm)
0.35" (0.09 cm)
1 lb. 9 oz. (.719 g)
Screen Size8" (20.3 cm)
Screen TypeCapacitive Touch, multi-touch
ProcessorIntel Atom Z3740D quad core, 64 GB eMMC, 2 GB RAM
Operating SystemWindows 8.1
CamerasRear-facing: 5 Megapixels
Front-facing: 1.3 Megapixels
Auto focus
PortsMicro SD with 16 GB included, micro USB, headphone/microphone jack, Bluetooth, WiFi (b/g/n)
Synthesized SpeechIVONA voices for Male & Female are available in English (US, UK, AUS), German, Spanish (US),
French (FR, CDN), Portuguese (BR)
Language SystemCommunicator - a software platform designed with the AAC user in mind. It converts text and symbols into clear speech, gives you computer access and even allows you to control devices and appliances.
LanguagesPagesets are currently available for English and German
Access MethodsTouchscreen, keyboard, mouse/trackball, switch scanning with audio feedback, head tracking, keyguards available to support direct access
Phone ConnectionNot available
AccessoriesWired* or Bluetooth switches, HeadMouse Extreme®, TrackerPro®, SCATIR switch, Keyguards, ConnectIT or Daessy mounts, table stand.

* requires USB adapter
Carrying CasesTransportation Case, Accessible Case
Configuration OptionsThe M-8 may be ordered in Standard (open) setups only. The DynaVox Compass software can be run in password protected mode to prevent the user from exiting the software. The included accessible case blocks access to the Windows button.