In Britain Smartphone for blind people is now available for sale. Its name is Georgie. Georgie special Smartphone touch screen works on sound waves, in which for performing different tasks Gonna Go application is installed. By using these Apps, blind peoples can catch bus, can read published text, and can know about surrounding.
Georgie Blind Smartphone is designed by team of blind husband and wife (Roger and Wilson-Hinds) team, resident of Peterboro. The name of this Smartphone is on the name of Mrs. Wilson-Hinds first guide dog. This blind couple runs a non-profit social company “Screen Reader”.
Georgie handset is working on Android operating system and using handsets of Samsung currently available in market like Samsung Xcover and Galaxy Ace2. According to the Wilson-Hinds that he got success in of sending my first sms in starting of this year and for that I’m very thankful to georgie. This digital experience is similar to that which we are willing and trying to provide to blind or weak eyesight people.
This Smartphone makes his users able to dial number and write text and send it to sender using their voice. In Addition to three different bundles like Travel, Life Style and communicate it also have other applications and cost/price of each bundle is 24.99 £. Sight and Sound Technology Company is distributor of this Smartphone which also provides hardware’s and software’s to blind peoples.
The price of Georgie Smartphone is only 299£, but if those who already have android Smartphone’s can download its version from Google Play at price of 149£. Data Sim card is already installed in it.