Sonic 2 Portable Player

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This is a portable USB Player with Bluetooth speaker that is simple to operate.

The Sonic 2 USB Memory Stick Player has been designed  specifically for use by visually impaired persons. The ideal USB player for visually impaired listeners, it is very easy to use and produces superb sound reproduction.



The Sonic 2 USB memory stick player is a portable version of the Sovereign 2 USB Memory Stick Player

It is the ideal player for people who want to take their MP3 books or newspapers on their travels, or simply need a lightweight USB player in order to easily move from room to room without compromising on sound quality!

The Sonic 2 is the ideal USB player for visually impaired users wanting to listen to Talking Newspapers and Talking Books. The listener can easily navigate between multiple publications on one stick at the tap of a button.

When audio is your only interface, sound quality matters. The Sonic 2 has been upgraded to the latest generation of digital amplifiers providing clearer sound, less distortion, and a louder, clearer head-phone output.

The new USB C power supply is designed specifically for visually impaired users. It has a tactile feel, 3D raised logo, high contrast colours and a strengthened braided nylon cable. USB C is a universal standard and will prevent ‘wrong’ chargers being used and potentially damaging equipment.

Please note, this product is not compatible with apple audio or audible files (unless being streamed directly via Bluetooth).

To achieve best results with USB flash drives it is recommend the use of MP3 files and formatting to FAT32.


  • High quality sound
  • Dimensions: 160*52*61mm
  • USB C Charger included
  • Large, high visibility control buttons
  • Low Battery warning sound
  • Plays MP3 and WAV files
  • Navigate between multiple folders, or books at the touch of a button
  • Rechargeable and easily replaceable lithium battery
  • Tactile markers for easy control identification
  • Large rotary volume dial with built-in on/off function
  • Automatic, Pinpoint, multiple ‘Bookmark’ memory – remembers last track position, mid-track, even when speaker is switched off or stick is removed
  • Headphone Socket easily accessible
  • Very economical battery use – long playback on battery power – between 4-6 hours

Technology is the single biggest enabler of people with sight loss. We only carry what we consider to be the very best products for people with sight loss. It is our mission to provide the right product to the right person.

Unlike for-profit retailers, we ensure that we provide the most appropriate, most helpful, most cost-effective solutions to our users. The small amount of profit made from sales is used to provide support for the life of the product, as well as extensive, high-quality pre-sale advise and support for all members of the sight loss community: their families, Teachers, Educators, Access Officers, Occupational Therapists, Employers and anyone that supports someone with sight loss.

If you wish to avail of free, comprehensive, impartial advice regarding your purchase, please contact us through our contact form, or call one of the following numbers:

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NCBI offers phone-based product training and support for all service users and their families for all purchases for the lifetime of the product.

If you wish to avail of free, comprehensive, impartial advice regarding your purchase, please contact us through our contact form, or call one of the following numbers:

Technology support – 01 830 7033

Shop – 056 778 68 16

Please note: This support does not extend to hardware replacement / repair, outside of manufacturer’s warranty.