Kindle v 8.0.0.73 (Android 8.0.1) / Talkback

Testsuite: Accessibility

  • Name
    Kindle
  • Version
    8.0.0.73
  • Operating System
    Android
  • Operating System Version
    8.0.1
  • Assistive technology
    Talkback
  • Assistive technology features
    Touch/Gestures, Screenreader/Self-voicing
  • Last Updated
    Nov. 22, 2017, 10:25 a.m.
  • Notes

Summaries

Short summary

Evaluated with Talkback screen reader. Only basic and non-visual tests have been performed.

Long summary

The follwoing tests are not supported:
Print page navigation
Where am I?
Read from here
Resume reading
Table navigation
Hyperlinks
Navigate by headings

Support Results

Basic Functionality

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 84.6%

Basic Functionality

4/4
Operating system accessibility Supported
Reading system activation Supported
Open content Supported The file was converted to Kindle format and then side loaded.
Listing documents Supported

Navigation

3/5
Supported Talkback focus does not precisely move to the selected section in book content.
Not Supported Print page navigation not supported.
Supported
Not Supported it is not possible to get information about current location in book without losing current reading position.
Supported

Highlights, Notes, and Bookmarks

4/4
Add a Bookmark or Highlight Supported
Review and navigate Bookmarks or Highlights Supported
Add a note Supported
Review and navigate Notes Supported

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Non-Visual Reading

Feature Test Result Notes
Cumulative Score 61.5%

Non-Visual Reading

8/13
Initiate "read from here" Not Supported It is not possible to select a location in the book text to start reading with Talkback. Further, the Talkback reading stops at end of page/screen.
Stop and resume reading Not Supported
Proper reading order Supported
Image alternate text reading Supported
Change reading speed Supported
Pauses in TTS reading Supported
Navigation in table Not Supported Only paragraph navigation can be used. Talkback focus cannot be moved to different cells.
Navigation between internal hyperlinks Not Supported Hyperlink cannot be navigated to or clicked with Talkback running.
Move to the next block item Supported
Navigate by characters Supported
Navigate by words Supported
Navigate by lines Supported
Navigate the content by headings Not Supported Talkback does not identify headings.

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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 Not Tested

Basic Tests

0/3
Media Overlays Playback Not Tested
Pause and resume from the same position, without closing the book Not Tested
Resume playback from last position on opening a book Not Tested

Navigation Tests

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

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