Accessibility Options

July 2020 Update

Robinhood Display Settings

Color themes within the Robinhood app can increase visual contrast, help with readability, and make the app more accessible to those with red-green colorblindness.

Color Theme

To adjust your color theme:

  1. From the main screen of your Robinhood app, tap the Account icon on the bottom right corner
  2. Navigate to Settings
  3. Under Preferences, tap App Appearance
  4. Tap Theme
  5. From that menu, there are four preset options to choose from. Some may prefer Dark mode to help provide more contrast between elements.

Red-Green Colorblindness

To adjust for red-green colorblindness:

  1. From the main screen of your Robinhood app, tap the Account icon on the bottom right corner
  2. Navigate to Settings
  3. Under Preferences, tap App Appearance
  4. Tap the toggle switch to the On position to turn on the Accessible Colors setting.

Appearance Preview

On the top of the App Appearance page in the app settings, you’ll see a preview bar with example graphs, text, and images that reflect how the selected color theme will appear across the app.

As you select different themes, the display will update to reflect the chosen option so that you can more easily compare and determine your preferred colors.

Device-Level Display Settings

Color Correction

iOS

To turn on or edit your iPhone’s color filters:

  1. Tap your Settings app
  2. Tap Accessibility
  3. Tap Display & Text Size
  4. Open Color Filters
  5. From the Color Filters screen, you can choose from four preset filters, adjust color intensity, and adjust color tint to best suit your vision. For full instructions and examples, please see this article.

Android

To turn on or edit your Android’s color correction settings:

  1. Open your Settings app
  2. Tap Accessibility
  3. Tap Color correction
  4. Toggle on Use Color Correction
  5. From that screen, you can choose from preset color correction filters which help your device compensate for three types of color blindness. You can read full instructions and details on optionality here.

Text Size

If you would like to change the text size of notifications or email messages* you receive from Robinhood, you can do so in your device by following these steps:

iOS

  1. Tap your Settings app
  2. Tap Accessibility
  3. Tap Display & Text Size
  4. Choose the ways you’d like to make your text more accessible. You can bold your text, make it larger, and more. For full instructions and examples, please see this article.

Android

  1. Open your Settings app
  2. Tap Accessibility
  3. Tap Font Size
  4. Use the slider tool to adjust to your preferred device font size.

*The Robinhood app doesn’t adjust to your device’s text size preferences yet, but we are working to update this offering.

Spoken Content

If you would like to use spoken content features on your device for notification or email messages* you receive from Robinhood, you can do so in your device by following these steps:

iOS

To change your iPhone’s speech settings and enable a number of features:

  1. Tap your Settings app
  2. Tap Accessibility
  3. Tap Spoken Content
  4. From there, you will be able to adjust your speech controller, typing feedback, select a voice and dialect, change the speaking rate and alter pronunciation among other settings. You can read instructions about the full optionality here.

Note: You can also ask Siri to “Speak Screen.”

Android

To turn on or change your Android’s Text-to-speech output:

  1. Open your Settings app
  2. Tap Accessibility
  3. Tap Text-to-speech output
  4. Choose your preferred engine, language, speech rate and pitch
  5. From that screen, you will be able to hear a demonstration, install another language amongst other options. You can read more about the options available here.

*The Robinhood app doesn't support text-to-speech throughout the app fully yet, but we are working to update this offering.

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