Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

iOS7 Accessibility Features

A boy touches an iPad with his hand

This article on outlines some of the key accessibility features of the iPad and other Apple devices that use the new iOS7 operating system (iPod Touch and iPhone).  Topics include:

  • Simplifying the iPad for Hands with Less Motor Control
  • AssistiveTouch
  • Guided Access
  • Switch Control
  • Head Gestures & Other Switch Options
  • Low Vision Options
  • VoiceOver
  • Speak Selection
  • Camera
  • Hearing Impairments
  • Braille Displays and Other Equipment