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Review BIG Launcher
Launcher for seniors and visually impaired
Author: Sergei Petrov
Date: 22 May 2017, tested on ASUS Nexus 7 (2013)
BIG Launcher - This is the first high-quality and user-friendly Android launcher designed specifically for seniors and visually impaired people. From the name is already becoming clear that the main idea of this shell - it is large and clear interface elements and controls.
Also, the program is ideal for transplanting our parents for smartphones and not scare them great abundance of features and various icons. All service information is very well hidden, and the usual functions displayed on the first screen.
Interface andThe program has a simple interface, a painted. There are several color schemes, as well as the ability to manually change the background. We liked the standard white scheme - it is the most clear and does not cause rejection as black design.
On the Home screen by default, large clock icon with charging batteries, date and alarm. In place of the icons are placed six elements - is a call, message, camera, pictures, SOS signal and switching to all applications. In the transition to all applications as a list with big names. Similar interface as implemented in the contact list.
If your little one screen, the program allows you to add a few more. All of them will switch to the "All Applications" in turn. On the second screen, for example, can bring quick contacts, a separate application icon or a small widget with size 1x1 (weather, mail).
Features BIG Launcher for Android:
- Several themes;
- Simple and intuitive interface;
- Big set of icons;
- Configuring additional screens;
- Pronunciation of the elements with long press (for blind and visually impaired);
- A good opportunity to begin to teach their parents to modern electronics.
Summary. BIG Launcher - an excellent and high quality application for Android, which will help to educate older people use smartphones. The only thing that might disappoint you, so is the cost of the full version, which is $ 10. Here, the developers are playing on the feelings, as for the parents do not mind!