Results for iTunes
iTunes is a free application for Mac iOS devices and Windows PCs. It acts as a market place, library and player for digital music and video. Books and other files can be downloaded and stored. It syncs content to an iPod, iPhone, and Apple TV.
Accessibility Testing Results
Apple state that "iTunes 10 is screen-reader friendly. On a Mac using Mac OS X Leopard or later, it's compatible with VoiceOver; on a PC using Windows XP or Windows Vista, it's compatible with GW-Micro Window-Eyes 7.0". It should be noted that at present users cannot zoom and use VoiceOver on portable Mac devices.
|16||Built in accessibility checks||Works well with all the built-in AT.|
|17||Application works with External Assistive Technologies||All elements woks great with external AT also.|
|18||Text or other alternatives for image elements.||Not Applicable|
|19||Keyboard / Alternative input with focus||Keyboard works for 99% tasks. Tab order is also perfect.|
|20||Labels for objects, fields or controls||Screen readers are able to read 95% of the Application with associated status to controls like disabled or active etc.|
|21||Audio alerts have visual cues||Not Applicable|
|22||Alternatives for Video / Animation||Some alternative to videos available downloaded from apple store.|
|23||Media events offer user control||All the controls are standard and can be accessed by keyboard.|
|24||Textual Information for screen reader||Screen Reader reads 95% of the Application automatically and rest of the part when active can be heard.|
|25||Keyboard shortcut keys offered||Everything works like a breeze.|
|26||Save user preferences for style and zoom||No option available for application Styling|
|27||Timed events can be altered||Not Applicable|
|28||Change colours and contrast||Nothing can be changed in case of colors and also application does not take on any system changes to color|
|29||Uniform and standardised presentation||Everything is according to standards|
|30||Documentation||Huge help file with everything placed perfectly.|
The following table shows how well the product performs for people with disabilities, as listed in the Disabilities section.
Percentages do not indicate how much of a site is accessible. They indicate the average figure of test results relevant to each disability. Select a disability to see which tests are relevant to it.
|Blind and Severe Visual Impairments||92%|
|Deaf/Hard of Hearing||91%|
|Specific Learning Differences (including Dyslexia)||90%|
|Partially Sighted and Visual Acuity||86%|
|Cognitive Learning Disabilities||85%|