WHAT’S NEW IN SYNAPPTIC VERSION 9?
We’ve listened to feeback from all our valued customers and partners in developing new features within Version 9.
Here’s what’s new:
1. A completely redesigned and fully-featured calendar
- New grid views for easier viewing and scheduling of appointments
- Recurring appointments for birthdays and other regular events
- New Basic and Advanced modes, with options to switch between the old list view and new grid view.
2. Calendar synchronisation
- Synchronise your Calendar between different Synapptic devices
- Synchronise your calendar with other devices and share your calendar with friends and family
- All your valuable calendar entries are safely and securly copied to the Cloud in case you ever need to restore them onto a new phone or tablet.
3. A QR and Barcode reader. Quickly and easily scan QR codes and barcodes:
- to follow links to websites
- to find product details for food, books and other items
- to effortlessly copy phone numbers, email addresses and postal addresses
- to quickly connect to Wifi when out and about
4. Improved built-in hand-held video magnifier
- Capture and view images more easily
- Images are quickly and clearly magnified in all 15 high-contrast colour combinations
- Magnifier operation is smoother, seamless and more responsive.
5. New tools!
- A new timer for making those perfect hard boiled eggs or perfectly cooked cakes!
- A new stopwatch to time events, duration of exercise or for when time is critical.
6. New Photo Gallery
- The View Photos option has been renamed to the Gallery
- If you like showing everyone your photos, the new Gallery can be moved to anywhere on the Main Menu for quick access
- Show off your photos easily with the Gallery’s new Slideshow feature.
7. Nuisance call and text blocker
- Blocks calls and text messages from unwanted numbers
- Add and remove blocked numbers easily from the Text Message menu or Recently Called menu
8. Audiobook sleep timer
- Drift off to sleep while listening to your favourite book. When the timer is done, the book automatically stops playing.
9. Envelope printing
- Print envelopes for your Christmas cards and other letters
- Quickly and easily pick an address from the address book or type in an address manually
- Print on a variety of different sized envelopes
10. Other minor enhancements and performance improvements
- We’re constantly enhancing Synapptic to ensure it works effortlessly with all the latest devices and with all the latest technologies.
How do I get Version 9?
To upgrade your phone or tablet just head over to the Synapptic Settings menu and select the Updates option.