Rango is an electronic device sold at 900 € that may be added to a white cane to enhance it with smart properties. By attaching it to a regular white cane, Rango allows users to sense and avoid any obstacles they may come across. It provides users with head to toe and shoulder-width protection. Rango is a fully virtual smart shield that protects users by locating and identifying obstacles that represent real danger. Used in combination with Wizigo’s features, it allows users to move around by themselves easily and safely. Rango’s many free updates ensure a continuous evolution of the product to meet users’ needs.
Obstacle location with sound
iOS and Android compatible through the Rango mobile app
Scalable with free regular updates
Lightweight (107g: lighter than a Smartphone)
3.5-hour battery life
(i.e. requires charging once or twice a week)
Intuitive pie menu
Easy to use with limited feedbacks to the user
Night visibility LED
Shockproof / Waterproof (IP64 rating)
Universal fit to suit any regular white cane
Rango boasts a complete full-body detection system. It only alerts you if there is indeed a dangerous obstacle in your path.
Where am I?
Rango tells you exactly where you are located at any time during your travel.
3D-detection of an obstacle’s position, extension of the detection distance, connection to Wizigo.
Public transportation schedules
Rango allows you to know in real time your public transport schedule when you are close to its stop.