Reading System Evaluations

The following reading systems have been evaluated:

Table view: Basic | Fixed Header | Scrolled (The basic view is best for screen readers.)

# Name AT Essentials Visual Adjustment Tests Media Overlays
1 Gyan Reader v 1.7.1 (Android 4.4.2 (KitKat) ) Talkback V3.5.2 on Samsung GT-i9300 running Android 4.3 14.8% 40% Not Tested
2 Readium for Chrome v 2.14.2 (Windows 7 ) JAWS v15.0.10026 screen reader 66.7% 100% 61.5%
3 Lektz v 4.8 (Android 4.4 ) Talkback, Lektz v4.8.2 70.4% 100% Not Tested
4 Adobe Digital Editions 4.0.3.110333 v 4.0.3.110333 (Win 7 ) NVDA v2015.1 77.8% 80% 84.6%
5 Kindle for iPad v 4.8 (iOS 8.2 ) Voiceover 70.4% 100% Not Tested
6 AZARDI v 38.0.1 (Windows 8.1 64 bit ) Jaws v16 63% 40% 0%
7 Menestrello v 3.0.0 (2015.02.05) build 380f1dtb (iOS 8.4 on iPad Air 2 ) Voiceover 63% 60% Not Tested
8 ePub3 Reader v 1.0.0 (Windows 8.1 64 bit ) NVDA 2015.2 63% 80% Not Tested
9 Helicon Reader v 2.15 (Android 4.4 ) Talkback 18.5% 80% Not Tested
10 Kindle for PC with accessibility plugin v 1.12.0 (Windows 8.1 ) Jaws 16 40.7% 80% Not Tested
11 Kindle for Android v 4.14.0.199 (Android 5.1 ) Talkback 55.6% 100% Not Tested
12 Capti Narrator v 2.0 (iOS 8.4 ) Voiceover on iPhone 5s 59.3% 60% Not Tested
13 Kindle Fire v 5th Generation (Fire OS 5.0.1 ) VoiceView 59.3% 100% Not Tested
14 Voice Dream Reader v 1.0.5 (Android 5.1.1 ) Talkback v4.3.1 70.4% 100% 0%
15 VitalSource bookshelf Windows v XX (Windows 10) JAWS for Windows (Version 16) 100% 100% Not Tested
16 VitalSource bookshelf Windows v XX (Windows 10) NVDA 2015.4 92.6% 100% Not Tested
17 VitalSource bookshelf Windows v XX (Windows 10) Humanware Brailliant BI40 Braille display. 100% 100% Not Tested
18 VitalSource Bookshelf iOS App v XX (iOS 9.0) Voiceover, Baum Vario 20 Braille display 100% 100% Not Tested
19 VitalSource Bookshelf iOS App v XX (iOS 9.0) Humanware Brailliant BI40 Braille display 100% 100% Not Tested
20 VitalSource Bookshelf Android App v XX (Android 5.x) Talkback 100% 100% Not Tested
21 VitalSource Bookshelf Android App v XX (Android 5.x) Humanware Brailliant BI40 Braille display 100% 100% Not Tested
22 VitalSource Bookshelf Desktop Mac Platform v XX (Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11) VoiceOver screen reading program, Baum Vario 20 Braille display 100% 100% 15.4%
23 VitalSource Bookshelf Desktop Mac Platform v XX (Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11) Humanware Brailliant BI40 Braille display 100% 100% Not Tested
24 iBooks for iPad v 4.6 (iOS 9.2.1) Voiceover 81.5% 100% 0%
25 Kobo Android App v 6.6 (Android 6.0.1) 48.2% 80% Not Tested
26 Kobo iOS App v 7.10 (iOS 9.2.1) 88.9% 100% 15.4%
27 Kobo Desktop App v 3.19.3765 (Windows Windows 7) 63% 80% Not Tested
28 Adobe Digital Editions v 4.5.1.0 (Windows 8.1) JAWS 17 85.2% 100% 84.6%
29 Voice Dream v 3.7.0 (iOS 9.2) Voiceover 85.2% 100% 0%
30 Play Books v 3.7.75 (Android 5.1.1) Talkback 4.4.1 59.3% 100% 84.6%
31 Gitden Reader v 4.5.1 (iOS 9.3) Voiceover 81.5% 100% 0%
32 Lektz Reader v 4.9 (iOS 9.3) Voiceover 77.8% 100% 0%
33 LuciMoo Moodle EPUB Import Plugin v 0.16 (Moodle 3.1) Jaws 17 81.5% 100% 0%
34 Cloudshelf v 1.0.1 (iOS 9.3.2) iOS 92.6% 100% 61.5%
35 Read&Write for Google v 1.7.3.40 (Chrome OS 51.0.2704.106 (64-bit)) Self voicing application 51.8% 100% 0%
36 Lucifox for Firefox v 0.9.13 (Windows 7) NVDA 2016.3jp 81.5% 100% Not Tested
37 Lucifox for Firefox v 0.9.13 (Windows 10) NVDA 2016.3jp 81.5% 100% Not Tested

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