Aiploy Vision iPhone App Review

| January 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Aiploy Vison app form iPhone provides a new way to understand your surroundings in a new way altogether. More specifically, it is an object and color recogniser that helps the blind, visually impaired, and color blind understand their surroundings. You can download Aiploy for free from iTunes App Store.

Features

Two maim functions in Aiploy Vision for iPhone are color recognition and object recognition. So, to start with, you choose an option and simply point your iPhone at an object, whereupon the app tells you the name and color of said object. So to which type of people this comes handy? Consider a case wherein a person is color blind and this app will come handy to pick a pair of socks from a store. Simply point the iPhone to the socks and it’ll tell you the color of it. The AI of Aiploy for iPhone could tell you what hundreds of different objects are without any programming or training. It should be noted that you do not have to click a photo of the object for the app to work. You just got to hover over it and the app does the rest.

Aiploy Vision iPhone App Review

However, don’t assume that Aiploy Vision for iPhone is foolproof. At times, it also gets things wrong. The color recognition aspect seems to be more precise than object recognition. In the case of latter, there were few hits and misses. But with hundreds of objects stored in the Aiploy Vision library, such errors may happen at times. Users have the option to add objects into the library or catalog by simply typing in the details. As per the developer, things will be added and fine tuned as new updates come out. The app also features an intelligent torch that switches on in the dark, voice over and voice modes. Performance wise, the app is slick and responsive. It requires iOS versions 9.0 or later.

Conclusion

Visually impaired people should note that Aiploy Vision for iPhone can’t replace your human assistant or dog assistant. But within limits, the app works wonders. The results are pretty accurate in color recognition, and pretty decent in the case of object identification. Intelligent torch feature comes handy in darkness. Other notable features are voiceover and voice modes. To sum it up, a utility that will come handy to the visually impaired and the sighted.

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