Pratsam Reader App

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Product Description: 

Pratsam Reader is an app to listen to digital talking books and talking newspapers on an iPhone, iPad, or Android phone. It's a DAISY player application (app) that works on smartphones and tablets, customized for use by the visually impaired and other print disabled. Users can select content from an accessible book service provider or play content from the internal memory of a device.

Main Features: 

  • The app supports streaming of accessible digital books over the Internet, using the DAISY Online Delivery Protocol.
  • For later listening it is possible to also download accessible books to the app if the user's service provider allows it. Advanced users can add content to a device via a computer.
  • A full-featured DAISY app:
    • Pratsam Reader App has all of the functions expected of a full-featured app designed for the visually impaired. The app includes functions that allow users to navigate material, use bookmarks, use sleep timers or change the playback speed.
    • During playback, the displayed text is highlighted and the text size can be adjusted to a suitable size for the user.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Pratsam Reader App supports the DAISY 2.02 standard (all types with "Full audio") for accessible digital books. The player also supports DAISY Online Delivery Protocol.
  • iOS:
    • Size: 20.8 MB.
    • Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
  • Android:
    • Size: 15M.
    • Requires Android: 4.4 and up.

More Information: 

See product in Apple's App Store.
See product in Google Play