Communication Device

Grid Pad 15 by Smartbox

Device Type
Communication Device
Installation Procedure
Operating Method
Touch Screen, Switch Control
& Eye Gaze

Key Features

The Grid Pad 15 is the latest communication aid from Smartbox; with a wide range of features to facilitate independence. This assistive device has all the power and capability of the Grid Pad 12, but with a larger touchscreen display (15.6”) and rear-facing second screen to aid communication. Alongside improved performance, and additional screen room, the Grid Pad 15 also comes complete with an antimicrobial casing which inhibits bacteria and virus growth.

The award-winning software Grid 3 is included with every Grid Pad. It provides a complete AAC solution for users to communicate with symbols, text or a combination of both. Other features include computer control, a complete suite of accessible social media apps, interactive learning resources and access to the Smartbox Online Grid portal.

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Technical Specifications

Features & Benefits

  • Up to 14-hour battery life (9 hours with eye gaze)
  • High spec computer for faster communication
  • 15.6 HD durable, anti-glare display
  • Antimicrobial casing and screen which has been tested against Influenza, Avian Flu and SARS
  • 4.6” rear-facing second screen
  • Built for all access methods (touch, pointer, switch and eye gaze)
  • High quality amplified sound
  • External remote power button
  • Built-in radio and infrared Environment Control which is compatible with Abilia and Steeper devices
  • Tactile, water-resistant buttons
  • Flexible stand and mounting options

Technical Information

  Grid Pad 10s Grid Pad 12 Grid Pad 15
 Memory  8GB 8GB 8GB
 Hard Drive  256GB SSD 128GB SSD 256GB SSD
 Connectivity       Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Ports 2xUSB, Mini HDMI 2xUSB, Mini HDMI 2xUSB 2.0, SD Card Slot
Screen Size 10.1" Full HD Display 12.5" Full HD Display 15.6" Full HD Display
Weight 1.5kg / 3.2lbs 2.7kg / 6lbs 3kg / 6.6lbs
Battery Life 7 hours 15 hours 14 hours
Three years of Smart Care

Three years of Smart Care are included with Grid Pad 15. This is available in the UK and Ireland only, and includes:

  • Three-year warranty on your device, including one accidental screen breakage per year
  • Guaranteed access to a swap out device if you need a repair

Alternative Versions - Specifications 

Grid Pad 10s

The smallest of the Grid Pad device which makes it the most portable and rugged communication aid.  Inside the tablet is a 8GB memory and 256GB hard disk. The Grid Pad 10s is enclosed by a rugged case that helps protect the device against knocks and bumps and can be used all-day with the 7 hour battery life. 

Grid Pad 12
The mid-sized Grid Pad Pro features an extra-long battery life of 15 hours (10 hours with eye gaze). Built around a rugged 12.5" tablet that runs Windows 10 Pro, Grid 3 performs quickly thanks to the powerful i5 Intel processor and optional rear-facing second screen accessory. Turn your device into an integrated eye gaze device with the custom camera unit.