Accessibility Device Features and Apps

Today there are thousands of apps and devices to help users with visual, auditory, physical or cognitive disabilities. We've compiled these helpful tips and links to use as a starting point.

For customers who are deaf or hearing-impaired:

Use the following keywords to locate apps in iTunes or Google Play:

  • Video relay, video chat or video call
  • Sorenson
  • Captel
  • Deaf
  • RelaysService
  • InnoCaption
  • TTY

Here are links to accessibility features that are native to device platforms:

iOS | Android | Windows | BlackBerry


For customers who are blind or visually-impaired:

Use the following keywords to locate apps in iTunes or Google Play:

  • Dictation
  • Braille
  • Text to speech
  • Money reader
  • Color detect
  • Light detector
  • Remind me
  • Visually impaired camera

Here are links to accessibility features that are native to device platforms:

iOS | Android | Windows | BlackBerry


For customers with limited mobility or dexterity:

Use the following keywords to locate apps in iTunes or Google Play:

  • Dictation
  • Enlarge images
  • Speech to text

Here are links to accessibility features that are native to device platforms:

iOS | Android | Windows | BlackBerry


For customers who are cognitively-impaired:

Use the following keywords to locate apps in iTunes | Google Play:

  • Dictation
  • Enlarge images
  • Speech to text

Here are links to accessibility features that are native to device platforms:

iOS | Android | Windows | BlackBerry


Learn more about accessbility features on your device:

 

Android

iPhone

Windows Phone
BlackBerry

Basic devices with accessible features

At Verizon, we are committed to offering our customers the most reliable service on the nation's best wireless voice and data network and providing accessible products and services that meet the communication needs of our customers with disabilities. Verizon provides a wide range of innovative solutions and technologies that increase accessibility to its products and services.

Feature

Kyocera Cadence LTE

Kyocera Dura XV

LG Exalt LTE

Sonim XP5

Voice activated dialing

Caller ID with speech

One touch speed dial

Voice command

Phone status with speech

Readable command

Ringtones

Adjustable large Font

Text message readout (Incoming)

Text message readout (incoming / outgoing)

Limited menu readout

Full menu readout

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Qwerty keyboard

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Digit dial