Write, record, playback - all with one small, smart device

The Livescribe Echo gives you the power to do so much with one device. A self-contained ink-pen that is packed with a microphone, speaker and on-board storage, it captures every moment of every interaction – so that you can do what you do best.


Give digital life to your words

Powered by a high-speed infrared camera, the Echo captures, recognizes and stores your handwriting – effortlessly bridging ink and digital


Write, record, play. All-in-one

With a built-in microphone & speaker, the Echo digitizes your notes, simultaneously records audio and then plays them back – all by itself


Keep writing without worry

Capture more than 20,000 pages of digital writing along with 200 hours of audio recording right within the Echo’s in-built memory

Echo Desktop

Designed for use with the Echo smartpen, the Echo Desktop companion software application enables you to easily store, organize, replay and share your interactive notes.

Available for: Windows 7 or later | macOS X 10.8.5 or later

Your handwriting is now searchable

The Echo Desktop, uses market-leading handwriting recognition that makes it a snap to find the notes you need instantly, regardless of whether you wrote them days, weeks and even months ago

Manage and playback your pencasts

Echo Desktop can be used to review your pencasts as well as any pencasts that have been shared with you. If you’re away from your laptop or desktop, you can also play back pencasts using the Livescribe Player through your browser

Share, organize your notes and audio with ease


Export and share your notes in the format that you need them to be. You can also share pencasts as standard PDF’s that include the linked audio. Recipients can relive your meetings and lectures through Echo Desktop, using the Livescribe Player


Mix and match your notes to create custom notebooks

Custom Notebooks make it simple to be more productive. Collect notes on the same subject, project or class into a single Custom Notebook so that everything is in one neat, tidy place.