10 Best Teleprompters -Reviews & Buying Guide

Buying the best teleprompters is pretty simple, but choosing the right one for you isn’t necessarily easy, especially when considering just how many options are out there. To help you out, we did all the research out there, considering the various types, quality, and features available. During the analysis of this product, we considered all the important factors. Keep reading to learn more about the research factors and our top 10 picks of teleprompters so you can easily buy one.

10 Best teleprompters to Buy This Year

Our team members have a strong background in the teleprompters industry. We began this study by considering the most important aspects of an teleprompters. To rate each product, our research regime puts each teleprompters through multi-point performance analysis. We subjected each teleprompters to over 10 individual metrics research to find the best teleprompters out there.

Our research of teleprompters covers these metrics:

  • Product Quality
  • The design
  • Materials used to build
  • The price of teleprompters
  • Strength and durability
  • Characteristics of the product
  • Products value for money
  • Products versatility
  • Is it user-friendly?
  • Products functionality
  • User Feedback
  • Size and weight
  • Warranty policy, and many more.

The most important metric for teleprompters is product quality. We believe this is the most important thing to get the best teleprompters, so we give it a higher weighting than other test metrics. In addition to the experience of our researchers and user feedback, we also utilize information from our extensive product research to compare each teleprompters performance.

1. Glide Gear TMP100 Adjustable iPad/ Tablet/ Smartphone Teleprompter Beam Splitter 70/30 Glass w/ Carry Case No Plastic All Metal / No Assembly Required

Features :

  • Designed To Shoot With Dslr/ Mirrorless Cameras. Prompting Use With Android And Ios Teleprompter Apps / Accommodates Any Smartphone Or Tablet Up To 10.5 X 7.5 Inches
  • Industry Standard Beam Split Glass With 70/30 Visible Light Transmission
  • No Assembly Required / Collapsible Teleprompter For Small Footprint And Easy Transport / Tripod And Camera Not Included
  • Your Camera Will Not Photograph The Text In The Video. We Recommend Using The App Teleprompter Premium/ Pro With Your Tablet Or Smartphone

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 4.7
Width 14.2
Length 14.6
Weight 5

2. Little Prompter, The Original Compact Personal Teleprompter for Video Production. No Studio Required. Perfect for DSLRs, Webcams, and Built-in Laptop Cameras. Use with iOS or Android.

Features :

  • Excellent for instructors, business professionals, journalists, and churches and charities creating video content.
  • Compact, lightweight, and recently reinforced solid aluminum screws and spacers. Measures just 6”x6”x6”, weighs less than a pound, and includes quality BeamSplitter 70/30 glass.
  • Requires a smart device (6.5”x3.5” max) with a teleprompter app (not included) that includes mirroring and the ability to adjust scrolling speed. Recommended are Joe Allen’s Teleprompter Premium (iOS), or PromptSmart Pro with VoiceTrack, which uses voice recognition to advance as you speak. Neither smart device nor teleprompter app are included.
  • For cameras with wider-angle lenses, users may need additional computer app to zoom camera view in slightly to avoid seeing inside of prompter. Recommended apps are iglasses (Mac) or Altercam (PC). Webcams may require user to download and install camera driver or app such as ProCam for Logitech Webcams to adjust zoom to avoid seeing inside of prompter. Not compatible with iMacs running Mojave.
  • Excellent support available through the Little Prompter website. Response guaranteed within 24 hours. Additional tips, tricks, and video tutorials also available on Little Prompter website.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 6.299212592
Width 5.905511805
Length 12.204724397
Weight 0.875

3. Neewer X1 Mini Teleprompter, 8″ Portable Teleprompter for iPad Tablet Smartphone DSLR Cameras with Remote Control, App Compatible with iOS/Android for Online Teaching/Vlogging/Live Streaming

Features :

  • 8-inch Portable Mini Teleprompter: With a 5.74″×5.74″ / 14.5×14.5cm screen, the X1 mini teleprompter is designed to fit cellphone and tablet for live streaming and video recording, compatible with iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPad Mini, Galaxy S21+, Galaxy Note 20, and more
  • Easy-to-Read Display: Built with beam splitter glass with up to 97% light transmittance, and an adjustable hood to block light, the text on your smartphone can be clearly reflected on this teleprompter’s display
  • Smart Control: It supports remote control via the included remote and the Inmei teleprompter App. With one click of the button, you can pause, speed up or down, and turn pages with ease
  • Hassle-Free Assembly: The teleprompter is easy to set up, whether to record with a camera or a cellphone; Place a cellphone or iPad mini at its front to display text, then mount your camera on the Z-shaped camera bracket, or your cellphone on the L-shaped phone bracket, to start shooting videos
  • Package Contents: Teleprompter, Remote Control, Phone Holder, Quick Release Plate, Camera Shading Hood, Phone Shading Plate, Phone Lens Adapter Plate Set, Z-Shaped Camera Bracket, L-Shaped Phone Bracket, Screwdriver

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Weight 2.20462262

4. ILOKNZI i2/12inch/Black, Liftable Teleprompter with Remote Control and app Metal for 12.9″ Tablets with Adjustable Tempered Optical Glass Supports Webcam Wide Angle Camera Lens Studio Make Videos

Features :

  • Lifting Platform and Lifting Screen: ILOKNZI i2 liftable teleprompter is designed to provide wide-angle shooting for cameras.
  • 9″ Extended Tablet Platform: It can support 12.9″ tablet/display with a maximum width of 9″.
  • Quality Throughout: The all-metal teleprompter and the new composite cover have excellent durability and stability.
  • Clear Tempered Optical Glass: ILOKNZI’s unique 12-inch high-quality spectroscopic glass, with excellent light reflection and light transmittance, can clearly display text and record high-definition video.
  • Free App: It comes with remote control, the FREE teleprompter app is available in Android/iOS/amazon appstore. It is easy for you to control the text prompting when you are creating video with teleprompter.

Additional Info :

Color Black

5. TELEPROMPTER PAD Bluetooth Remote Control for Teleprompter – Includes Teleprompter app Apple, Android Windows and Mac – Wireless Controller for Any Beam Splitter Prompter or Live Streaming Equipment

Features :

  • This teleprompterpad professional bluetooth clicker includes easy-to-use app for iOS (iPad or iPhone), Android OS, computer Windows PC and macOS. The exclusive and custom designed prompter app is included at no additional cost.
  • Turn on & ready: after the first use, bluetooth re-pairing is automatic and immediate. The included teleprompter app allows you to control the scroll and all the main app functions in your presentation, including speed, font size, play-pause, fast backward and forward and mirror mode among other functions.. It also accepts some third-party apps (some of them will require a quick and easy setup before first use).
  • Quiet and Discreet: Buttons without clicking sound that won’t ruin your recording. Exclusive black model, no harsh colors. Turn your camera teleprompter kit or your presidential teleprompter into a wireless teleprompter with remote control.
  • Easy user guide, help videos and personalized technical support included, you’ll be reading your script in minutes, whether you use it with the included teleprompter laptop or desktop software or use it as a teleprompter tablet or phone remote control under iOS or Android.
  • Requires 2 AAA batteries (not included) that allows intensive use for days, in contrast to other systems that require constant charging via USB. It also incorporates a smart auto-off function for energy saving, making this prompter remote control ideal for webinar or online Zoom meeting as well as a portable teleprompter.
  • IMPORTANT: It also accepts some third-party apps, but not all, please keep this in mind before buying, because each app developer has a different system, there is no universal language of teleprompter apps, we can guarantee compatibility with our own app but other apps developed by third parties may not work or work only partially and will require a quick setup before first use.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 0.59055
Width 1.77165
Length 4.60629

6. NEEWER Teleprompter X12 with RT-110 Remote (Bluetooth Connection Inside NEEWER Teleprompter App), Compatible with iPad, iOS/Android Tablet, Smartphone, DSLR Camera, All Metal Construction (Black)

Features :

  • 【Easy to Read with HD Display】Thanks to an innovative coating technique, the high quality beam splitter glass ensures 75% light transmittance. With its adjustable hood and leading technology glass, the text on your tablet is clearly reflected onto the high definition display of the teleprompter. The reflected text can be read up to 10’/ 3m away
  • 【Upgraded Smart Control】 The NEEWER teleprompter supports intelligent control via the included RT-110 remote control and the NEEWER teleprompter app. You can easily pause, speed up or slow down, and turn pages with just one simple press. Pair the RT-110 remote control with your smartphone in our NEEWER teleprompter app via Bluetooth connection, rather than a direct Bluetooth link from your smartphone or tablet
  • 【Effortless Assembly】 With clear instructions for installation, the teleprompter can be set up within minutes. The collapsing design allows for easy storage and transport. The dual cold shoe mounts and 1/4″ threads on both sides, as well as the full body of aluminum alloy, make this teleprompter lightweight yet durable enough to hold your camera, tablet, microphone, LED lights and other accessories in place while making videos
  • 【Wide Compatibility】 The teleprompter can fit all models of smartphones or tablets up to 9.84″ x 8.68″ / 25cm x 22cm, compatible with iPad iPad Air iPad Pro 11″, etc. Its lens hood can be adjusted to suit cameras and mobile phone lenses of various sizes. Note: NOT compatible with iPad Pro 12″. The upgraded NEEWER teleprompter app is compatible with iOS 11.0 or later / Android 6.0 or later
  • 【Package Contents】 1 x NEEWER Teleprompter, 1 x RT-110 Remote Control, 1 x Phone Holder, and 1 x Carrying Case (the upgraded NEEWER Teleprompter App is available for download in App store, Google play)

7. 16 inch Large Teleprompter for All Tablets (4-12.9-inch Tablet), remote control and teleprompter app, 70/30 Beam Splitter Glass, Aluminum Body and a Packbag, Angle Adjustment, Make Short Videos/Speech

Features :

  • 【FOR ALL TABLETS】: Our foldable teleprompter has a 16-inch glass frame and adjustable clamps, suitable for full-size tablets and smartphones on the market.
  • 【CLEAR VISUAL EFFECTS】: This teleprompter uses extremely thin professional 1mm 70/30 optical beam splitter glass, showing clearer scripts.
  • 【EASY INSTALLATION】: The high-quality aviation aluminum alloy structure and the standard camera thread are conducive to more stable and convenient installation of the teleprompter on the tripod, which can be used after installation.
  • 【WIDELY DISPLAY】: The large mirror equipped with the teleprompter makes the content of the teleprompter more sufficient, displays more copy information, and presents clearer and wider text content.
  • 【MULTI-PURPOSE】: The large foldable teleprompter can be used under multiple environmental conditions. You can use it with your family to shoot short videos, record blogs, and make smooth speeches in the studio.You can use the suitcase we provide to take the teleprompter anywhere.

Additional Info :

8. Pack TeleprompterPAD® iLight PRO 11″ v15.0+Remote+App+Bag+Clamp+Tech Support-100% Aluminum-Robust Pro Teleprompter (No Flimsy Plastic) iPad/Android Portable Multi-Camera-HD Beamsplitter-Made in EU

Features :

  • New v15.0 evolved version featuring all the improvements suggested by our users over the years. Premium professional HD 60/40 beamsplitter glass: Clear and bright reflection with outstanding impact and scratch resistance thanks to its 4mm thickness.
  • Save tons of time with our exclusive angle adjusting system. It allows for an easy and quick framing by simply tilting the glass. Collapsible for easy transport and versatility. 11’’ Display: compatible with all Tablets/Smartphones with dimensions up to 7.8” x 10.20” [20cm x 26cm] including iPad 10”, iPad 10.2”, iPad Air 10.5”, iPad Pro 11”, iPad mini.
  • Multi-camera: compatible with all handheld cameras (DSLR, HDVCAM, XDCAM, NXCAM) and with video and photo tripods.
  • Made with the best aluminum, lightweight and portable. 4mm thick plates with microtextured paint coating for increased durability. Remote control included. Be in control of your presentations with this must-have device.
  • Professional App included. Download it on App Store (Apple) and Play Store (Android). Personalized Technical Support: Our Help Center has high-quality, clear instructions in video format. Do you still have questions or need technical help? Contact our experts directly through the TeleprompterPAD Help Center. We will quickly get to work on your case.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 9.055118101
Width 10.236220462
Length 18.897637776
Weight 3.747858454

9. The Padcaster Parrot Teleprompter Kit, Portable Teleprompter for iPhone

Features :

  • ON-THE-GO: Transform your smartphone into a professional, lightweight, and mobile teleprompter. With easy-to-read text displayed on a quality 30R/70T beam splitter glass screen, your video productions will always be professional.
  • COMPATIBILITY: The Padcaster Parrot Teleprompter works with any smartphone and can be mounted to almost any DSLR camera, plus other Padcaster products such as the Padcaster for iPad and Padcaster Verse for smartphones.
  • UNMATCHED VERSATILITY: Easily mount The Padcaster Parrot Teleprompter by attaching directly to the lens filter thread of almost any camera. Additional accessories may also be used with the Parrot for more professional results.
  • USER-FRIENDLY TECHNOLOGY: The free Padcaster Parrot app is easy to use with your cell phone and is compatible with both iOS and Android.
  • WIRELESS SOLUTION: The Padcaster Parrot Teleprompter comes with a Bluetooth Remote so you can pause, play, and adjust speed remotely.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 0.004
Width 4
Length 4.75
Weight 0.67

10. Desview T2 Teleprompter, 8 Inch Portable Teleprompters Kit with Beam Split 70/30 Glass & Remote Control, Compatible with Android/iOS Smartphone Tablet, DSLR Camera

Features :

  • 【More Confident When Presenting Online】Desview T2 teleprompter with standard beam splitter allows you to clearly read from a script while staring straight at the camera, which makes you look like know the subject, and be able to look your audience confidently in the eye. Perfect for vlog, news broadcast, web conferences, video recording, speeches, YouTube videos. No need to recite the script!
  • 【ONLY 340g/12oz, Super Lightweight】Portable Teleprompter is designed for prompting devices under 8″, like smartphone & ipad mini. Portable for travel, zero requirements on tripod load capacity, lowest burden on your camera!
  • 【Industry Standard Glass, High Definition Display】This Teleprompter for iPhone adopts Special Coating Process and beam splitter glass with 70/30 visible light transmission, no effects on image quality and color of the shooting or double reflection, which gives clear prompting and decreases NG frequency. Smoother shooting! Trapezoid design for larger vision, free to move and read.
  • 【Free Remote Control】Download free APP “Desview” from Appstore or Playstore on smartphone/tablet to display the manuscript with remote controller, you could freely turn the page, pause, speed up or down, or change the text & background color.
  • 【Humanized Design】Desview teleprompter kit supports shooting with wide angle lens more than 40mm, providing larger vision without vignetting. (For tablet prompting, focal length need to be more than 50mm). Front and rear cover give double protection to the glass.

Additional Info :

Color Black
Item Dimensions
Height 6.728333
Width 3.74015
Length 8.421243

Things to Look Before Buying teleprompters

There are a few factors to consider before purchasing teleprompters. First, you need to buy only what is beneficial for you. Second, the product quality should be more than satisfactory. Third, the price should be affordable. There are so many options available on the market, each of which has different features. Some are made from high-quality materials, while some are just not good enough to be used for a long time. It is very important to get the best one for your needs.

The following will help you know what to look for when buying teleprompters:

  • Quality of the product: Check the material used for making it. The material should be strong and durable enough to last long.
  • How much will it last: Once you have bought something, it might not be easy to replace it with a new one when something goes wrong with the old one. So, ensure the product is durable enough to last longer than expected.
  • Its brand reputation: It’s important to consider buying from a reputed brand, as they usually offer better quality products at reasonable prices than other brands.
  • User’s review: Read user reviews before buying any product online. This will help you decide whether or not it’s worth your money and time.

Here are a few more considerations that you need to know:

Design

The design of your teleprompters is also important because it helps make it easy to work with and looks attractive and appealing to the eye.  It should be attractive and eye-catching. If it is not attractive, then there is no use in buying that thing. You need to look at every minute detail while checking it out. If you get a design that does not match your taste or preference, it can ruin the overall needs rather than what you want it to be. It is therefore important that when looking for designs for your new teleprompters, choose one that matches your taste and your needs so that they complement each other well instead of clashing with each other or, even worse, ruin your needs completely!

What features do you need?

The product’s features are the second thing you must consider when buying teleprompters. This can be tricky because many different types of products with different features are available in the market today. Therefore, if you want something specific in your product, make sure it has those features before making any purchase. If possible, try out each product before buying one so that you can see whether or not it meets all your requirements or not!

Quality

When buying teleprompters, quality is extremely important. You want something that will last and not break after using it a few times. It won’t be worth your money and time if you buy something that breaks easily or doesn’t work well. So, research what brands have good products with high-quality materials that can handle heavy use without breaking down easily.

Price of the product

The fourth thing to consider when buying teleprompters is its price. Of course, you must be careful because buying something too expensive can be hard on your budget. However, if it’s too cheap, there might be something wrong with it, or they could sell fake products. Be sure to look up prices before making any purchases to ensure it’s within your budget!

Your budget

You need to know how much money you want to spend on teleprompters before going out and shopping for it. This is because different prices mean that different options are available to you. You can only get what you can afford, so set a realistic budget and stick with it. If your budget is high enough, go ahead and buy the most expensive option available, but if not, try to find one that will fit your budget constraints while still performing well enough for your needs.

Durability

The durability of the teleprompters can be affected by the materials used to make it and how well it is constructed. If you want your teleprompters to last for a long time, then make sure it is built using good quality materials. The material should also withstand wear and tear, so it doesn’t break easily.

Brand

Next up is brand reputation. Some brands have been around for many years and have proven trustworthy, reliable, and consistent in their manufacturing processes over time. Suppose you buy teleprompters from a popular brand. In that case, chances are you will get good service if there’s ever an issue with your purchase because they know how important their reputation is among consumers looking for quality products at affordable prices. They want to keep it that way!

Check for warranties and guarantees

When you buy teleprompters, you should check for any warranties or guarantees that come with the item. Some companies provide warranties for their products, while others give customers refunds if they’re not satisfied with their purchase within 30 days. This way, if you buy a defective product or there’s an issue with it after using it for some time, there are ways to get something done without spending more money on something else.

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