Aira

Club AppleVis Member

Category: 

Description of App: 

Aira is a visual information service that has been specially designed for people who are blind or low vision. Through augmented reality and artificial intelligence, Aira instantly connects you to a highly-trained, sighted agent that’s dedicated to enhancing your everyday experience.

–– Key Features ––
- Can be used on just your phone, or for an enhanced hands-free experience, use the app with a pair of Aira Smart Glasses
- Connect to an Aira Agent in under 10 seconds
- Achieve enhanced efficiency for completing tasks with access to visual information
- Sign up as a Guest to use the service in specific Aira Access locations such as partner airports or venues
- A range of plans to choose from: choose the one that’s right for your lifestyle
- Plans include cost of data, equipment, equipment insurance, and your monthly minute package
- Organize and locate rides easily by linking your Uber / Lyft accounts to your Aira account
- Access free minutes in a growing network of locations around the country (and soon the world)
- Join a supportive and inspiring community of Aira Explorers

–– Aira at home ––
Sort mail and medications
Color match clothes
Read mom's recipe
Interpret Captcha code
Manage computer tasks
Separate laundry
Read to a child

–– Aira at school ––
Roam the campus
Locate a stadium seat
Lay out an outfit
Select cafeteria items
Read a whiteboard
Read inaccessible print handouts
Find a vacant library cubicle

–– Aira at work ––
Locate the elevator
Navigate the site
Interpret presentation slides
Operate office equipment
Find an office or cubicle
Sort mail and papers

–– Aira on the go ––
Explore your city
Go for a hike
Enjoy the park or zoo
Travel with confidence
Find available gym equipment
Roam historic sites
Check out a museum

–– Questions? ––
Ready to explore but need to know more? Connect with us and start the conversation today.
Phone: +1 800 835 1934
Web: aira.io

–– Thank you ––
To ensure the best service possible, we’re always updating the Aira app with new features and functionality, so make sure you’re running the latest version.

Apple Watch Support: 

No

Version: 

2.17.7

Free or Paid: 

Free

Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPhone

iOS Version: 

12.1

Accessibility Comments: 

The Aira app is fully VoiceOver accessible without reservations. A text-based communication feature called Aira Messages makes the service accessible to everyone, including deaf-blind explorers.

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling: 

All buttons are clearly labeled.

Usability: 

The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.

Other Comments: 

While the Aira app is free on the app store, the Aira service is not. Pricing plans start at $29 for basic service. Free guest access is available in some locations and for some tasks, while free promotional minutes are offered for subscribed explorers for other tasks and in other situations. Please visit the company's website for details.

Developer's Twitter Username: 

@airaio