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Apple iPhone 8

Type of device: Mobile


Apple iPhone 8 Mobile Phone


This device may be used with Wi-Fi or a data plan to access the internet.

This device has a touchscreen.


Accessibility Features:




  • Voice Notes 
  • Simplify Display 
  • GPS Capability 
  • Copy and Paste 
  • Simple Instructions 
  • Photo Associated Telephone Book 
  • Assistance Instructions 
  • Simple Reminders 
  • No Screen Timeout 




  • Allows for sign language communication 
  • Hearing Aid or "HAC" Setting 
  • Supports Closed Captioning for Web Video or Streaming 
  • Front Facing Camera 
  • Adjustable Maximum Volume Control 
  • Two-way Video Communications
  • Visual Alerts - Electronic Message
  • Ringer Volume Adjustable 
  • Hearing Aid T-coil Coupling 
  • Messaging Options - Text Messaging/SMS 
  • Visual indicators on Display - Network 
  • Visual Alerts - Incoming Calls 
  • Device Coupling - Bluetooth/WLAN 




  • Haptic Feedback 
  • Screen Reader 
  • Screen Magnifier 
  • Braille Display Support 
  • High Contrast Mode 
  • Display Characteristics - Colour Differentiation 
  • Display Characteristics - Adjustable Brightness Control 
  • Voiced Menus 
  • Adjustable Font - Size 
  • Audible Cues - Battery 
  • Standard Number Key Layout
  • Text-to-Speech / Dictation 
  • Personal Assistant / Voice Control




  • SMS Personalisation and Reuse 
  • Messaging Options - Predictive Text 
  • Messaging Options - MMS 
  • Messaging Options - IM 
  • Messaging Options - Email 
  • Messaging Options - Text Messaging/SMS
  • Allows for sign language communication




  • Text-to-Speech / Dictation 
  • Personal Assistant / Voice Control
  • Stylus or Prosthetic Device support 
  • Voice Recognition for Accessing Features 
  • Voice Recognition for Dialling 
  • Automatic Redial 
  • Flat Back for Table Top Operation 
  • Device Coupling - Bluetooth/WLAN 
  • Predictive Text Input 
  • Speaker-phone capable 
  • Headset - plug connected 


How and where to get it from?


This device available at Apple, Telstra, Vodafone, Optus, Bing-Lee, JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman and Kogan among other retailers.


More information is available on:


Apple iPhone 8 Web Page


Apple iPhone Manuals


Apple Accessibility Web Page


Apple iPhone 8 GARI Web Page


*The accessibility features of this device have been obtained from the Global Accessibility Reporting Initiative GARI, from the Mobile and Wireless Forum MWF and Apple.

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