Voice of DAISY for Android
Voice of DAISY
Multimedia DAISY 2.02 Player
Application for Android devices with Android 4.1 and above
$23.92 / 18,58€
Verified compatible smartphones:
- NEXUS 5
- Galaxy SIV
- Galaxy SIII
- Motorola RAZR
Verified compatible tablets:
- NEXUS 7
- ASUS MeMO PAD7
|Supported OS：||Android 4.1 or later|
Voice of DAISY LITE, the free trial version, is also available.
For iPad/iPhone/iPod touch, we have Voice of DAISY for iOS.
What is Voice of DAISY?
Voice of DAISY (VOD) is an application for playing DAISY digital talking books, which offer both text and audio. *
|NOTE :||We use DAISY books in screen shots with the permission of the Japanese Society for Rehabilitation of Persons with Disabilities.|
Voice of DAISY plays the audio while highlighting the corresponding text parts. Voice of DAISY will make reading less challenging for those with visual difficulties.
|*||DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) is an international technical standard for digital audio texts, often used to assist individuals with visual impairments or dyslexia, who experience difficulty when reading printed materials.|
Playable DAISY digital talking books
You can play DAISY digital talking books on the following formats.
- Digital talking book with DAISY 2.02 compliant audio and NCC only
- Digital talking book with DAISY 2.02 compliant audio and full text
DAISY digital talking books that are encrypted for copyright protection cannot be played.
Compatibility with TalkBack
Voice of DAISY is fully compatible with TalkBack.
TalkBack is a standardized screen reader built into Android devices.
TalkBack reads the text selected on the touch-screen, so Voice of DAISY can be used without looking at the screen.
- Enable TalkBack
- Disable TalkBack
- Change TalkBack settings
- Manually update TalkBack to latest version
- Global and Local Context menus
DAISY digital talking books downloaded from a Web browser
Although Voice of DAISY doesn’t come with a downloading function, you can add talking books downloaded from Web browsing apps such as Chrome.
- Letter Sizes
- Colors of Letter, Background and Highlight
- Reading Speeds, Pitches and Interval Time
- Playing Units –by the 10-second period, page, heading, and phrase
Pause Without Touching the Screen
You can pause by doing the following:
- Shaking the device