Font size and viewing distance of handheld smart phones.

@article{Bababekova2011FontSA,
  title={Font size and viewing distance of handheld smart phones.},
  author={Yuliya Bababekova and Mark Rosenfield and Jennifer E Hue and Rae R Huang},
  journal={Optometry and vision science : official publication of the American Academy of Optometry},
  year={2011},
  volume={88 7},
  pages={795-7}
}
PURPOSE The use of handheld smart phones for written communication is becoming ubiquitous in modern society. The relatively small screens found in these devices may necessitate close working distances and small text sizes, which can increase the demands placed on accommodation and vergence. METHODS Font size and viewing distance were measured while subjects used handheld electronic devices in two separate trials. In the first study (n=129), subjects were asked to show a typical text message… CONTINUE READING
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