- Greatly improved Object detection with new objects like doors and windows
- Introducing all new Document Scan Guidance. We have made this feature from ground up to be more accurate, faster and easier to use. It will now give better directions to help you scan documents with much more ease.
- Fixed user reported issue where talkback keeps going to the next page in document reader when it reaches the end of current page

Envision is the fastest, most reliable and award-winning OCR app that speaks out the visual world, helping blind and visually impaired users to lead more independent lives.

Envision is developed for and together with the visually impaired community. The app is simple, gets things done and brings the best assistive experience to blind and low vision users.

Simply use your phone camera to scan any piece of text, your surroundings, objects, people or products and everything will be read out to you thanks to Envision’s smart artificial intelligence (AI) and Optical Character Recognition (OCR).


What Envision users say about the app:

“Easy going text recognition. Text recognition is outstanding. Good for independence. Ease of use is immaculate” - Noahis from Australia

“Amazing. I love it. I'm blind and I love how easy it is to use. Amazing job!!!!” - Matt from Canada


With full talkback support, Envision enables you to:

Read all kinds of text:

• Instantly read any piece of text in over 60 different languages.

• Easily scan your paper documents (single or multiple pages) with the help of audio-guided edge detection. All content is spoken back to you and is ready for export and edit.

• Import PDFs and images to get a description of the image and recognition of all the text within it.

• Quickly read handwritten postcards, letters, lists and other paperwork.

Know what's around you:

• Effortlessly describe visual scenes around you.

• Detect colour on your clothes, walls, books, you name it.

• Swiftly scan barcodes to get extensive information about the products.

Find what you're looking for:

• Find people around you; the names of your family and friends are spoken out whenever they are in the frame.

• Find objects around you; selecting common objects from the in-app list to find them.


• Share images or documents from your phone or other apps like Twitter or WhatsApp by selecting Envision from the share sheet. Envision can then read and describe those images for you.


Feedback, questions or feature requests?

We welcome everyone to provide their feedback about the Envision app, as we’re constantly improving.

Please email us at support@LetsEnvision.com.

Please read our Terms of Use & Privacy Policy: www.LetsEnvision.com/terms

If you're still reading all the way down here, we'd like to thank you for your diligence, attention to detail and general commitment to finishing something that you started. Just like all the team working at Envision!

See available downloads
A more recent upload may be available below!

This release comes in several variants (we currently have 2). Consult our handy FAQ to see which download is right for you.

3.1.7 BUNDLE 23 S
February 24, 2023
Android 5.0+
3.1.7 APK
February 28, 2023
Android 5.0+
All Releases
Envision AI 3.1.9_beta4


Uploaded:May 26, 2023 at 4:59AM UTC

File size:37.87 MB


Envision AI 3.1.8
March 20, 2023


Uploaded:March 20, 2023 at 11:11AM UTC

File size:37.77 MB


Envision AI 3.1.8_beta3
March 12, 2023


Uploaded:March 12, 2023 at 8:29PM UTC

File size:37.75 MB


Envision AI 3.1.7
February 28, 2023


Uploaded:February 28, 2023 at 5:29PM UTC

File size:37.59 MB


Envision AI 3.1.6
December 25, 2022


Uploaded:December 25, 2022 at 2:36PM UTC

File size:88.02 MB


Envision AI 3.1.5
December 15, 2022


Uploaded:December 15, 2022 at 4:47AM UTC

File size:87.99 MB


Envision AI 3.1.4
November 23, 2022


Uploaded:November 23, 2022 at 4:45PM UTC

File size:63.91 MB


Envision AI 3.1.3
November 21, 2022


Uploaded:November 21, 2022 at 2:19PM UTC

File size:63.73 MB


Envision AI 3.1.1
October 26, 2022


Uploaded:October 26, 2022 at 12:49PM UTC

File size:67.19 MB


Envision AI 3.1.0
September 25, 2022


Uploaded:September 25, 2022 at 10:46AM UTC

File size:67.63 MB