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RedShelf 

  • OS: iOS 
  • Tested with Braille: No
  • Tested with Screenreader: No
  • Input type: Touch

Results for Visual Adjustments: 100%

Last updated: 26 July 2021

Test book used: Fundamental Accessibility Tests: Visual Adjustments, version 1.0.0

These tests were done by Richard Orme.

Summary

All visual adjustment tests are passed. In addition, options are provided for letterspacing, line height, and margins. Test results are for the RedShelf app version 1.5.0 (850) on iOS 12.5.1.

Test results for Visual Adjustments
Test ID Name Description Result Notes
visual-010 Change font size Use the controls available in the application or else in the operating system to change (increase/decrease) the size of the font. The font size change should apply uniformly on all the book content including the Table of Contents, Footnotes, Page List, Notes and Bookmarks. Pass Buttons marked "+" and "-" are shown on the book reading screen at the top right. These are used to zoom into and out of the content (with reflow). A wide range of zoom is provided. Furthermore, visual adjustments can be made by opening the menu via the button with four horizontal lines, then in Main menu choose Display options, and enable Personal view. The first of the many options is Size. Values for this item are Default, Smaller, Larger and Extra Large. There are big jumps between these options, some additional levels may be appreciated.
visual-110 Change background and foreground color Change background and foreground colour (May be through reading system feature or through OS settings). Pass In Display options there is the item Colors. Three modes are provided: Default, Sepia and Night.
visual-210 Change brightness Use the controls available in the application or else in the operating system to change (increase/decrease) the screen brightness. Pass This is achieved with the operating system controls.
visual-310 Apply high contrast system configuration The reading system interface and book content except images should respect the high contrast mode (invert colors) if present in the Operating System. Pass Classic invert worked as expected (note that images were also affected).
visual-410 Magnify the User Interface(UI) Use the controls available in the application or else in the operating system to magnify the Reading System screen. All aspects of the User Interface such as Menus, Pop-up Windows, Dialog Boxes and Search Box should get magnified uniformly. Pass This was achieved with the built in Zoom feature in iOS.
visual-510 Change Font Choose from a selection of fonts, including sans-serif and serif options. Pass In Display options there is the item Font. Several values are offered, including serif and sans serif choices, and OpenDyslexic.
visual-610 Support for SVG Check if a image is displayed below this paragraph. This image is in SVG format. Pass The grey circle was displayed as expected.
visual-710 Enlarge SVG image Check if the image given in the previous test can be enlarged. Pass This can be achieved with app's Zoom feature or the built in Zoom feature in iOS.

Results for Read Aloud: 87.5%

Last updated: 30 June 2021

Test book used: Fundamental Accessibility Tests: Read Aloud, version 1.0.0

These tests were done by Richard Orme.

Summary

Almost all read aloud tests are passed, with the exception being the ability for the user to personalize or turn off the visual highlighting. Test results are for the RedShelf app version 1.5.0 (850) on iOS 12.5.1.

Test results for Read Aloud
Test ID Name Description Result Notes
ReadAloud-010 The content can be read aloud Focus on the beginning of a paragraph or a sentence and initiate reading with text-to-speech using a feature of the reading system. Pass Read aloud starts at the top of the page. Tapping the 'More text to speech reading controls' button (three dots in a vertical line) reveals controls to move the read aloud back and forward.
ReadAloud-110 Stop and resume reading Initiate reading from any point in the book. Stop Read Aloud and note the last read position. Initiate reading again using the Read Aloud feature and check if reading starts at the last read location. Pass Pause and resume is in the 'More text to speech controls' panel. It works as expected.
ReadAloud-210 The Read Aloud feature should continue until interrupted by the user The Read Aloud feature should continue until interrupted by the user, keeping the text being spoken in view. Pass The text being read remains in view.
ReadAloud-310 All text should be read in the proper order Sample text has been provided below to test the reading order. The Paragraph 2 should be read after Paragraph 1 by the Read Aloud feature. Note that visually Paragraph 2 is placed to the left of Paragraph 1 but it is second in the reading order. Pass The text is read in the correct order.
ReadAloud-410 Change Read Aloud reading speed It should be possible to adjust (increase/decrease) the speed of reading. Pass Reading speed can be controlled via the 'More text to speech controls' panel.
ReadAloud-510 Text to Speech handles punctuations and document structure appropriately When Read Aloud is activated, there should be slight pauses after headings, list items etc., rather than reading as if it is one continuous section of text. Pass The text was read with appropriate pauses and phrasing.
ReadAloud-610 Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud Check if the Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud. Pass The current paragraph has a thin border placed around it, and the current word has an underline.
ReadAloud-710 The emphasis or highlight colour can be changed Activate Read Aloud feature as described in the previous test. Change the colour of emphasis or visual highlight of the text being read aloud using any feature available in the reading system or the operating system. The users should have a choice of different colours for text highlighting. Fail The visual emphasis cannot be customized or turned off.