Available from 28 April, the RNIB Accord USB player is their most advanced audio device and designed specifically for blind and partially sighted users, with easy-to-use tactile controls, wireless charging, voice prompts, bookmarking features and chapter skipping function. Listen to Talking Books on USB and any other audio via Bluetooth through this portable player's high quality speaker.

Visit the RNIB website for full details and to purchase for £49.99.


  • USB player and Bluetooth speaker.
  • Plays MP3 and WMA files (up to 32GB USB stick).
  • Large, tactile volume control buttons.
  • Chapter skip function (forwards and backwards).
  • Book skip (forward) function.
  • Automatic bookmarking.
  • Wireless and wired charging ability.
  • USB-A port on top of device to read USB sticks.
  • MicroSD slot for additional input and also for software updates (on top of device, with rubber cover when not in use).
  • 3.5mm jack for headphones (not for use with Bluetooth headphones).
  • Lanyard attached for security when carrying.
  • Size: 93mm diameter × 114mm high (3.66 × 4.49 inches).
  • Weight: 384g (13.55oz).