watchOS Accessibility

Apple Watch – your constant companion

Apple Watch can go everywhere with you.  It’s close at hand and synched with your other devices.

Features to support vision include:hearing_mono

  • VoiceOver
  • Font adjustment
  • Zoom
  • Greyscale
  • Extra large face
  • Screen transparency and motion reduction
  • On/off label adjustments

Features to support hearing include:

  • Mono/audio adjustment
  • Taptic engine (a gentle vibration when there is a notification)

Features to support physical and motor skills include:

  • Fitness tracking for wheelchair users with the Activity app and Workout app

Features to support cognitive function and organisation:

  • Taptic engine (set up reminders so that the wearer receives a gentle vibration, making it harder to ignore)

More information

Follow the links below for more information on how these features support:

Follow this link to find out more about the personalised consultancy and support services we offer around accessibility.