Kindle for PC v 1.20.1 (Windows 10) / NVDA 2018.1.1

Testsuite: Accessibility

  • Name
    Kindle for PC
  • Version
    1.20.1
  • Operating System
    Windows
  • Operating System Version
    10
  • Assistive technology
    NVDA 2018.1.1
  • Assistive technology features
    Keyboard, Screenreader/Self-voicing
  • Last Updated
    May 14, 2018, 2:17 p.m.
  • Notes
    version 1.23.1 tested.

Summaries

Short summary

Only non-visual tests have been performed. Media overlay is not supported by the app.

Long summary

While browsing commands such as move by heading and table movement commands didn't work, I was still able to read through the text with no major difficulties.

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 After sideloading the file, I opened the test in the Kindle app for PC with no errors.
Listing documents Supported

Navigation

3/5
Supported The links to the subjects and tests were readily accessible from the table of contents page.
Not Supported Print page breaks not supported
Supported
Not Supported Could not find out both the current heading name and page.
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 76.9%

Non-Visual Reading

10/13
Initiate "read from here" Supported
Stop and resume reading Supported
Proper reading order Supported NVDA read these paragraphs perfectly!
Image alternate text reading Supported
Change reading speed Supported
Pauses in TTS reading Supported
Navigation in table Not Supported I couldn't get NVDA's table navigation commands to work. Each time I tried to move by collumn and row, I was informed I was not in a table.
Navigation between internal hyperlinks Not Supported Cannot to move to link and activate it with NVDA
Move to the next block item Supported Can navigate by paragraphs.
Navigate by characters Supported
Navigate by words Supported
Navigate by lines Supported
Navigate the content by headings Not Supported NVDA stated that heading navigation was not supported in the test document.

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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 75%

Read Aloud

6/8
The content can be read aloud Supported The built-in reader starts at the top of the page upon activation.
Stop and resume reading Supported
The Read Aloud feature should continue until interrupted by the user Supported
All text should be read in the proper order Supported
Change Read Aloud reading speed Supported
Text to Speech handles punctuations and document structure appropriately Supported
Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud Not Supported No text highlighting while reading
The emphasis or highlight colour can be changed Not Supported I couldn't find any settings to change this

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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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