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Vibration Apps for Wearables

Vibration Apps allow you to change and control the haptic feedback (or vibrations) of your wearable device, such as a smartwatch. A key feature is the ability to set custom vibrations and sounds both on your mobile device and the connected smartwatch.

Access Needs:

  • Hearing
  • Vision

 

Applications:

1. Feel the Wear

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The Feel the Wear app allows you to set custom vibrations and sounds for your calls, messages and app notifications on your Wear OS watch.

The free download provides 7 pre-defined vibration patterns or 12 sounds to choose from, allows you to set vibrations for app that have non-vibrating notifications, and gives the option to change vibration behaviours (e.g. disable, mute, delay, and enable). The premium version includes additional features such as the option to create your own vibration patterns by tapping the screen and upload and edit your own sounds to suit your needs. It also features text-to-speech functionality to read aloud your notifications and phone calls.

Compatibility: Android OS requirement varies with device and your smartwatch must be operating Wear OS 2.0 or later

Prices: Free to download and use with limited features, and premium version price ranging from $1.39 to $8.49 as of 23/10/2019

More information at: Android Wear Centre Web Page

You can download this device from the Google Play Store.

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