Synapptic now includes an additional screen reader for reading out Android screens and apps. Synapptic Reader is automatically switched on when an Android screen or app starts. Synapptic Reader is a bit like Android’s TalkBack, but is easier to use.
Synapptic Reader gives you effortless access to thousands of useful apps, that help make your life easier. These include apps like Be My Eyes for requesting video help through your phone or tablet, WhatsApp for free messaging, Google Pay for instant cashless payments in shops and Audible for talking books.
Synapptic Reader also places the familiar red Cancel and Go Back button in the top left of each App or Android message. This makes using Apps and Android features seamless and easy from Synapptic.
There are three ways to use Synapptic Reader and navigate around the various items on an app or Android screen:
a) Use the volume buttons as navigation buttons
b) Slide you finger about the screen (explore by touch)
c) Use gestures (swiping the sceen left / right)