Android Accessibility Suite is designed for vision impaired and blind users to interact with their Android devices. This accessibility service enables audible, spoken and vibration feedbacks on devices for assistance. Usually, this service comes pr-einstalled on phone and can be utilized or adjusted from phone settings. If it is not there, then it can be obtained from Play Store or installed manually.
Developer: Google Inc.
Current Version: 18.104.22.168872199
Supported OS: Android 5.0 and above
Safe APK: Android Accessibility Suite APK was fetched from Play Store and published here without any modifications. See its hashes on download page.
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Notable features included in TalkBack service are, changing size of text to large from normal. This helps people with long sightedness to read the text on phone screen. Enable or disable auto rotation of screen. This feature changes screen orientation from portrait to landscape and vice versa when phone is tilted. Speak passwords option makes phone read passwords for visually impaired people. Text-to-Speech output makes the phone read written text on screen for users. Touch and hold delay time can be adjusted according to users requirements. Moreover, web accessibility can be enhanced or disabled from service settings.
Google TalkBack app can be activated accordingly: In Android 2.2 and above, Go to Phone Settings and select Accessibility. There you will find option like “Accessiblity” and “TalkBack”. Enable them by tapping on them. In Android 4.0 and above go to Settings > Accessibility > TalkBack. Tap on the switch to enable TalkBack.
•New name: We renamed the TalkBack app “Android Accessibility Suite.” Android Accessibility Suite includes the TalkBack screen reader, Switch Access & Select to Speak.
•TalkBack: Focus management, Android TV improvements.
•Switch Access: New settings, improved spoken feedback for use without looking at the screen.
Overview of Previous Verisons:
5.2.0 – 5.2.1
– New Speech Verbosity setting for spoken feedback
– New earcons
– Hear feedback when you turn magnification on/off or zoom in/out
– Hear character count in password fields in Chrome (56+)
– Shorter delay before usage hints
– Other fixes and improvements
– New service: Select to Speak lets you tap items to hear them read aloud. Go to Accessibility > Select to Speak.