iBooks for iPad v 4.6 (iOS 9.2.1) / Voiceover

Testsuite: Accessibility

  • Name
    iBooks for iPad
  • Version
    4.6
  • Operating System
    iOS
  • Operating System Version
    9.2.1
  • Assistive technology
    Voiceover
  • Assistive technology features
    Touch/Gestures, Screenreader/Self-voicing
  • Last Updated
    May 20, 2016, 6:12 a.m.
  • Notes

Support Results

Basic Functionality

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 61.5%

Basic Functionality

2/4
Operating system accessibility Supported
Reading system activation Supported
Open content Not Tested
Listing documents Not Tested

Navigation

2/5
Supported The Voiceover reads from the top of target page. If the chosen heading in TOC is in the middle or bottom of page, VO does not read precisely from the correct point. Heading navigation from Rotor can be used to find the heading on the page.
Not Supported Print page navigation feature not available.
Supported
Not Tested No option to navigate between cells.
Not Tested

Highlights, Notes, and Bookmarks

4/4
Add a Bookmark or Highlight Supported Bookmark feature is supported.
Review and navigate Bookmarks or Highlights Supported
Add a note Supported Selection of the line to put notes is difficult. Expanding selection for highlight is not supported. One can double tap on a line to add a note.
Review and navigate Notes Supported The notes list in TOC tab is accessible. once on the page which has notes, the rotor navigation can be used to move to notes.

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Non-Visual Reading

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 7.7%

Non-Visual Reading

1/13
Initiate "read from here" Not Tested
Stop and resume reading Not Tested
Proper reading order Not Tested
Image alternate text reading Supported
Change reading speed Not Tested
Pauses in TTS reading Not Tested
Navigation in table Not Tested
Navigation between internal hyperlinks Not Tested
Move to the next block item Not Tested
Navigate by characters Not Tested
Navigate by words Not Tested
Navigate by lines Not Tested
Navigate the content by headings Not Tested

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Visual Adjustment Tests

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

Visual Adjustment

0/8
Change font size Not Tested
Change background and foreground color Not Tested
Change brightness Not Tested
Apply high contrast system configuration Not Tested
Magnify the User Interface(UI) Not Tested
Change Font Not Tested
Support for SVG Not Tested
Enlarge SVG image Not Tested

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Read Aloud

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score Not Tested

Read Aloud

0/8
The content can be read aloud Not Tested
Stop and resume reading Not Tested
The Read Aloud feature should continue until interrupted by the user Not Tested
All text should be read in the proper order Not Tested
Change Read Aloud reading speed Not Tested
Text to Speech handles punctuations and document structure appropriately Not Tested
Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud Not Tested
The emphasis or highlight colour can be changed Not Tested

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Media Overlays

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 0%

Basic Tests

0/3
Media Overlays Playback Not Supported iBooks not able to play media overlay in the test book. Hence all tests are marked as not supported.
Pause and resume from the same position, without closing the book Not Supported
Resume playback from last position on opening a book Not Supported

Navigation Tests

0/10
Section Navigation - Previous/Next Phrase Not Supported
Navigate to previous section Not Supported
Navigate to next section Not Supported
Navigate with pagelist Not Supported
Move to next page Not Supported
Move to previous page Not Supported
Text and media overlay synchronization Not Supported
Set and navigate to bookmarks Not Supported
Section Navigation - TOC Not Supported
Continuous playback across page turns Not Supported

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