Seeing Assistant Home LITE

Last modified
Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Description of App

SeeingAssistant-Home LITE is an application developed by Transition Technologies S.A. in order to support blind and visually impaired people in everyday life. SeeingAssistant–Home LITE allows the users to color recognition, detection of the light source and partially visually impaired people to use electronic loupe. Allows the users to scan and generate barcodes and QR codes. SeeingAssistant–Home has been developed in close co-operation visually impaired people in order to address their needs as well as possible.

  • scan a barcode format EAN-13/UPC-A and QR code
  • store scanned barcodes with dedicated description (label) in private database
  • generate both QR codes and ordinary barcodes (EAN-13)
  • recognition of colors
  • detection the light source
  • electronic loupe
Make sure to check the tutorial on learn how to use our software. LITE version provides limited functionality in number of stored barcodes, the length of the text generated QR code, daily time of use a magnifying glass and a light source detection, lack of Dropbox integration.SeeingAssistant-Home uses internet connection to work.Depending on configuration of your device you may be charged for internet connection or data transmission. Terms of Use:



Free or Paid


Apple Watch Support


iOS Version


Device(s) App Was Tested On


Accessibility Comments

Application dedicated for visually impaired people and is fully accessible.

VoiceOver Performance

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling

All buttons are clearly labeled.


The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.


3 people have recommended this app

Most recently recommended by pawel podolski 3 years 3 months ago



Submitted by Seeing Assistant on Monday, September 2, 2013

Please check review of application at‎ Kind regards, SeeingAssistant Team

Submitted by Seeing Assistant on Tuesday, April 1, 2014

There is updated version on the AppStore - version 1.5 What's New in this Version: - new interface for iOS 7 - fixed auto-lock settings - changed UserVoice interface - fixed connection with Dropbox - bugs fixed Best wishes, Seeing Assistant Team

Submitted by Seeing Assistant on Wednesday, May 7, 2014

There is updated version on the AppStore - version 1.5.1 with German language.

Submitted by Seeing Assistant on Thursday, October 30, 2014

Dear all,

There is updated version on the AppStore - version 1.6.

What's new in this version:
- iOS 8 improvements
- added application usage statistics
- compatibility with iOS 6 or later
- support for other barcodes e.g. Code 128, Code 39
- possibility to open the website after scanning the URL from the QR code
- barcode search results: added the ability to change the screen to landscape orientation - user suggestion
- bugs fixed

Best wishes,
Seeing Assistant Team

Submitted by Adam Samec on Saturday, April 29, 2017


I have found the color recognition feature to be actually really useful and quite precise after I activated the flash light by shaking the device. I have shared my experience a bit more in the comment here.

Submitted by AnonyMouse on Sunday, August 20, 2017

Member of the AppleVis Editorial Team

What's New in Version 2.0

- Added new sheet format to generated barcode pdf file ( 5 x 13)
- Magnifying glass – added new functionality
- Codes scanner – decreased scanning time required to read codes
- Improved scanner image quality
- Added ability to scan multiple codes at once
- Added new accessibility settings and gesture
- minor bug fixes and UI changes

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