Google TalkBack

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Publisher Description

TalkBack is an accessibility service that helps blind and vision-impaired users interact with their devices.

TalkBack adds spoken, audible, and vibration feedback to your device. TalkBack comes pre-installed on most Android devices.

For help with TalkBack, visit

To turn on TalkBack:

1. Go to Settings

2. Select Accessibility

Android 4.1 and above:

3. Touch TalkBack and switch it on

Android 4.0:

3. Touch TalkBack and switch it on

4. Go back to the previous screen, then turn on Explore by Touch

Android 3.2 and earlier:

3. Select the Accessibility checkbox

4. Select the TalkBack checkbox

Permissions Notice

Phone: TalkBack observes the phone state so it can adapt announcements to your call status.

Accessibility Service: Because this app is an accessibility service, it can observe your actions, retrieve window content, and observe text that you type.

Google TalkBack is a free software application from the System Maintenance subcategory, part of the System Utilities category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2018-01-25. The program can be installed on Android.

Google TalkBack (version ) is available for download from our website. Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 549 times. We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.

Program Details


Publisher Google LLC
Released Date 2018-01-25
Languages English


Category System Utilities
Subcategory System Maintenance

System requirements

Operating systems android

Download information

File size
Total downloads 549


License model Free
Price N/A

Version History

Here you can find the changelog of Google TalkBack since it was posted on our website on 2015-04-27. The latest version is and it was updated on on 2018-03-28. See below the changes in each version:


posted on 2018-01-25

What's new in TalkBack 6.1
• Switch between installed TTS languages
• More navigation options for native apps
• Assign text editing control to a gesture
• Android 8.0+: Change settings with fingerprint sensor (TalkBack Settings > Selector)
• Android 8.0+: Speak passwords is a TalkBack setting
• TalkBack is silent during calls until you touch screen
• Other fixes & improvements


posted on 2016-08-11

This update of TalkBack has integrated a number of improvements.,Text editing in Chrome now supported.,Text that has been selected, copied, cut or pasted is now reported.,There is a new option to “Copy Last Utterance to Clipboard”.,Custom actions menu can now be opened with a gesture.,Phonetic spelling tables added for most languages.

version 2.7.5

posted on 2011-04-06

Several fixes and updates

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Release Date: 2018-01-25
Publisher: Google LLC
Operating System: android
Type: Free