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Sesame, a touch-free smartphone that can be controlled moving the head

Wednesday, 5 August, 2015

Source: Sesame Enable

The Sesame phone in black and white

Sesame Enable is a smartphone especially targeted to people with manual dexterity impairments that has been designed to be used completely hands-free. Developed by an Israeli startup, this device is actually a modified Nexus 5 powered by Android capable of recognizing voice commands and head gestures.

Accessibility in Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Tuesday, 28 July, 2015

By Amóvil

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 in white

People with dexterity disabilities will also be able to control this device with assistive devices such as mouth sticks or head wands. The Assistant Menu for instance, which can be found under “Accessibility”, sets the device to display a floating icon that provides a reduced version of some of the most basic features and a software alternative to physical keys.

Accessibility in BQ Aquaris E5

Friday, 17 July, 2015

By Amóvil

El BQ Aquaris E5 en blanco y en negro

Aquaris E5 is an affordable mid-range smartphone designed by Spanish manufacturer BQ that offers excellence performance and a diverse set of high-end features. This handset is also adequate for people with vision impairments, profound Deafness, reduced manual dexterity and limited comprehension skills. Amóvil reviewed this device thanks to a loan by BQ.

Accessibility in Doro Liberto 820 mini, a smartphone specially designed for older adults

Wednesday, 1 July, 2015

By Amóvil

El Doro Liberto 820 mini

The Doro Liberto 820 mini is a Smartphone designed for older adults that is very easy to use and suitable for people with low vision, hearing disability, limited dexterity and poor comprehension skills. Amóvil was able to review this device thanks to a loan by Orange.

Accessibility in Samsung Galaxy A5

Friday, 19 June, 2015

By Amóvil

Samsung Galaxy A5 in black

The Samsung Galaxy A5 is a mid-range Smartphone that combines elegance with several interesting features. This device is also very accessible and adequate for people with vision impairments, profound deafness, dexterity disabilities and limited comprehension skills. Amóvil was able to review this device thanks to a loan by Samsung Spain.

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