General FAQ

What does Avaz mean? And how do I pronounce it?
 Avaz means “voice” in Hindi.  The correct pronunciation of Avaz is "aa vaa zz" - both a's (aa and vaa) are pronounced like the first &#x...
Wed, 7 Mar, 2018 at 4:28 PM
What devices and platforms does Avaz run on. What are the minimum specifications / configuration required for running Avaz?
Avaz runs on the following devices and platforms:         1) iPads  Avaz runs on iPads, iPad Minis, iPad Pros  The minimum configuratio...
Mon, 11 Mar, 2019 at 6:51 PM
How do I update to a new version of Avaz (on iPad)?
IMPORTANT:  Before any update, we strongly recommend that you take a backup of your existing vocabulary. However for Avaz updates of 4.0 and above, the upd...
Tue, 4 Jun, 2019 at 5:20 PM
What is Avaz?
Avaz is an Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) app for children with speech difficulties. "Avaz" means "voice" in Hindi and...
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019 at 5:05 AM
Whom is Avaz useful / suitable for?
Avaz can be useful for people with Complex Communication Needs - it is useful for anyone who is  non-verbal  partially verbal single word communicator...
Tue, 5 Mar, 2019 at 12:56 PM
Should I buy iPad or Android tablet for Avaz? (iPad vs Android tablets)
Avaz is supported on both the iPad as well as some Android tablets. However, we strongly recommend the iPad instead of Android tablets for Avaz, even if it...
Thu, 2 May, 2019 at 4:41 PM
How does Avaz compare with other AAC apps or what makes Avaz different / unique?
Why should I choose Avaz or what makes it unique, compared to other AAC Apps? This is not a detailed feature-by-feature comparison of Avaz versus oth...
Fri, 17 May, 2019 at 2:30 PM
Do I need an internet connection to run Avaz?
Internet connection is initially required for  : Purchasing and downloading the app from the iTunes App Store, or Play Store  Logging in for the subscrip...
Thu, 2 May, 2019 at 12:40 PM
How do I use external switches with Avaz?
Avaz supports switch scanning via iOS Settings for iOS version 7 and above. In iOS 9, there is a new feature for Single Switch Step...
Thu, 6 Oct, 2016 at 12:27 PM
What are the languages supported by Avaz app (voice and edit keyboard) ?
Avaz offers limited support for other languages - it does not change the language of the app, but you can change the vocabulary in the picture mode and also...
Tue, 10 Jul, 2018 at 3:42 AM