Welcome to AppleVis

A community-powered website for blind and low-vision users of Apple's range of Mac computers, the iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Apple TV, and Apple Watch.

AppleVis strives to empower the community by offering multiple pathways to access and share relevant and useful information. As a community, we seek to encourage and support people in exploring the many ways in which Apple products and related applications can offer opportunities to the vision-impaired for personal enrichment, independence and empowerment.

AppleVis also offers resources and mechanisms for raising awareness of the accessibility of Apple products and related applications, and for promoting further advancement in accessibility.

Getting Started With Your First Mac, iOS Device Or Apple Watch

If you’ve just got your first Mac, iOS device or Apple Watch, congratulations!

To help you get started, we’ve compiled a list of selected content from right across the AppleVis website which we believe will answer many of your initial questions and familiarize you with the accessibility features of your new Apple product.

Please note that these lists contain only a taste of the help and information that is available on this website, but they do provide a great place to start learning about your new Mac, iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch or Apple Watch.

Also be sure to browse our iOS, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV App Directories, in which you will find information submitted by our community on the accessibility of 1000s of applications.

If you are looking for iOS apps that have been developed specifically for blind or low vision users and which will help you in your daily life, you can find our list of these here.

Latest Posts and Updates

Posted in Apple Watch App Directory by AnonyMouse
Usability Rating: Fully Accessible
2 Comments - Last update or comment 1 hour 44 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Jesus R
0 Comments - Last update or comment 1 hour 52 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Dawn
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Posted in AppleVis Forum by Siobhan
6 Comments - Last update or comment 5 hours 46 min ago.
Posted in iOS App Directory by Fernando
Usability Rating: The app is totally inaccessible.
2 Comments - Last update or comment 7 hours 1 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Blind Sparrow Interactive
17 Comments - Last update or comment 7 hours 49 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by jprykiel
20 Comments - Last update or comment 9 hours 3 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Kristoffer Gustafsson
9 Comments - Last update or comment 11 hours 6 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by cuddle_kitten84
2 Comments - Last update or comment 11 hours 9 min ago.
Posted in iOS App Directory by DMNagel
Usability Rating: The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.
154 Comments - Last update or comment 11 hours 11 min ago.
Posted in iOS App Directory by Tunmi
Usability Rating: There are some minor accessibility issues with this app, but they are easy to deal with.
23 Comments - Last update or comment 12 hours 28 min ago.
Posted in iOS App Directory by Piotr Machacz
Usability Rating: The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.
1 Comments - Last update or comment 15 hours 43 min ago.
Posted in iOS App Directory by Unregistered User
Usability Rating: There are some minor accessibility issues with this app, but they are easy to deal with.
36 Comments - Last update or comment 17 hours 41 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by Hubert
50 Comments - Last update or comment 18 hours 18 min ago.
Posted in AppleVis Forum by ming
1 Comments - Last update or comment 19 hours 45 min ago.