Papenmeier's BRAILLEX EL Braille Assistant (ELba) is a universal communications tool and a state-of-the-art Braille display; it is the most versatile portable Braille device available. Send and receive email, surf the web, take notes, organize your day, share information with other devices or access your Windows based PC. BRAILLEX ELba offers this with quality refreshable Braille and very understandable speech in more than 35 languages. , , BRAILLEX ELba is available with either a Braille or a QWERTY type keyboard., , Another highlight of BRAILLEX ELba is the patented Easy Access Bar, a long key located on the front of the device. This joystick-like control moves the display up, down, back and forth in a very fast and intuitive way. You issue commands without ever taking your hands off the Braille display.