Kota DAISY Reader Overview

Original Author(s): Prashant Ranjan Verma

Kota DAISY Reader is a free app for reading digital books in DAISY format on Android devices. It has been developed by Nguyen Van Dung and is available on Google Play Store.

Kota Daisy Reader supports all variants of DAISY - audio only, text only and text synchronized with audio. It supports books in both DAISY 2.02 and DAISY 3.0 standard.

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The app has the following features:

  • Easy loading of books from the device memory card.
  • Option to put books in different categories in bookshelf for easy identification.
  • -Supports book reading by pre-recorded audio or TTS.
  • TTS voice can be selected for different languages.
  • Supports navigation by page numbers
  • Timer can be set for book playback.
  • Highlighting of text with TTS reading
  • Visual display can be customized by adjusting text size, text color, background color, highlight color, line spacing, .etc.
  • Auto pause/resume at the time of incoming/out going calls
  • The user interface is available in Vietnamese, English and German

The app is compatible with the Talkback screen reader and can be easily used by blind persons. The standard Talkback gestures are supported and no specific command or gesture is required to operate the app.

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This page was last edited by PVerma on Tuesday, December 26, 2017 22:34
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