The Pageflip Cicada Bluetooth Pedal is a wireless Bluetooth/USB pedal, featuring up to 200 hours of continuous page turning, with a Sleep Mode, and includes a cable. The PageFlip Cicada is a wireless Bluetooth pedal designed to meet the needs of musicians and people with disabilities who struggle with the challenge and inconvenience of page turning.
PageFlip Cicada works exclusively with digital documents, web pages, and image collections on any Windows, Mac, or Linux computer. It even works with iPads and Android tablets under select apps that accept keyboard commands. By simply tapping the dual pedal of the PageFlip Cicada, the digital content can now be flipped or scrolled in either the forward or reverse directions for convenient hands-free reading.
The PageFlip Cicada emulates a standard keyboard and works with any software that uses keyboard strokes to navigate through digital files. For added versatility, the user may select among five modes for the dual pedals: PageUp/PageDown, Left/Right arrow, Up/Down arrow, Left/Right mouse click, and Space/Enter. Changing modes is as simple as pressing a button. No software installation or programming is required.
The PageFlip Cicada works with iPads under select keyboard-compatible apps such as forScore, unrealBook, Deepdish GigBook, MusicReader, Music Podium, OnSong, NextPage, Avid Scorch, Sheet Music Direct, Scorecerer, Set List Maker, Steinway Etude, Virtual Sheet Music, Teleprompt+, and Online Planning Center. The PageFlip Cicada also works with any Android tablet under select apps such as MobileSheets, SongBook, Fakebook, Lyrics Flipper+, Moon+ Reader, EBookDroid, Cool Reader, and ezPDF Reader. The PageFlip Cicada pedal also works with any Windows, Mac, or Linux computer.
The main features of the Pageflip Cicada Bluetooth Pedal include:
- Battery Life: 200 hours of continuous turning or approximately 200,000 page turns
- Connectivity: Wireless operation using Bluetooth 3.0. No wired connectivity.
- Sleep Mode: Enters sleep mode after 10-minute inactivity period. Press pedal to awaken within 3 seconds.
- Pedal Modes: PageUp/Dn, Left/Right arrows, Up/Down arrows, Left/Right mouse click, Space/Enter
- Power: 2 AA batteries or supplied USB cable (input: 100V-240V, 50/60 Hz; output: 3V, 40 mA)
- USB: Supplied power cable plugs into USB ports or any iPad/iPhone USB AC adapter
- Includes: Cicada pedal, USB power cable, Quickstart guide in English/French/German/Spanish
- Hardware/Software Requirements
- Hardware: Any computer or tablet running Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, or Linux
- Bluetooth: The computer/tablet must support Bluetooth 3.0 or later. Else, purchase our optional Bluetooth USB dongle.
- Kindle: Works with Kindle Fire HD
- Software: Any software that responds to key presses, such as arrow keys and PageUp/PageDown
- Applications: PDFs, Word, Powerpoint, web pages, iBooks/Kindle for PC, music reader programs
- Dimensions: 6.7" x 4.6" x 1.3"
- Weight: 135 g