This new EziVue reading magnifier has many unique features including a built in stand that completely folds away when not in use. A ring of 8 bright LED diodes shine directly onto the object virtually eliminating shadows. The light has two intensity levels and is powered by either 3 AAA batteries or via a provided USB cable. The magnifier has a good level of magnification and comes with a high power 10X "spot" . An excellent magnifier for seniors and anyone wanting be read better.