CollaNote: Specifications

Specifications
Review


Type of appNote-taking app
Age rating4+
Our rating5/10
Developer– Quoc Huy Nguyen
Privacy Policy
App Support
App PrivacyData Linked to You: None
Data Not Linked to You: Contact Info
Supported OS– iPadOS 14.0 or later
– iOS 14.0 or later
– Requires macOS 11.0 or later and a Mac with Apple M1 chip.
PriceFree
Size164. MB
LanguagesEnglish, Bengali, Catalan, Dutch, French, German, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Korean, Malay, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Vietnamese
Storage Used451 MB for 25 notebooks (most are empty though)
Organisationfolders-within-folders
User Interface– Looks old (not modern)
– Popup menus rely on icons (not intuitive)
PagesSizes: undefined
Orientation: portrait only
Colours: only one
– 38 templates, no line spacing options
Writing toolsType: raster ink, ballpoint pen, pencil tool
Sizes: 20, fixed
– Opacity: 0-100
– Infinite custom colours
Zoom tool– No zoom tool, but you can slightly zoom on the page
TextInput: keyboard, Scribble (away from the notes)
– Many font & colour options
Can’t add lists
– Only uses text boxes with no rotation
Highlighter– Behind or in front of the ink
– Similar options to the pen tool
Eraser– Per stroke/pixel
– Scribbling gesture
– Auto-deselect
Sizes: variable
Lasso tool– Cut, copy, delete, duplicate
– Change pen tool & thickness, colour & hue
– Copy an image of the handwriting
– Insert space between notes
– Convert handwriting to text
Items added to notes– Images
– Scans
– Audio recordings
– Emojis & stickers
Scans – Save as photos
ShapesRegular: triangles, squares, circles, stars, hearts, hexagons, curves with multiple curvatures,
– Ruler tool for irregular shapes
– Plain and motley fill
– Opacity range for fill
– No resize or rotation
Photos– Supports PNG photos
– Resize, rotate & flip
– No cropping
– Bring to front or Send to back (works with text only)
– Extract text from images
Scrolling– Vertical
MultitaskingType: split view, slide over
PDF Annotation– Recognises hyperlinks & outlines
– Documents look like they have been scanned (low resolution)
OCR– Converts handwriting to text
– Scan text with the camera
– Extract text from images
Scan text with camera– English, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Spanish & 2 others
iPadOS Support– Dark mode
Presentation Mode– 15 laser pointers with three size options
Collaboration– Needs an email address to create an account
Invite via email or username
Collaborate on notebooks
– Real-time collaboration and track changes
– Report users
Universal Search– No search tool
Unique features– Sophisticated fill tool
– Curve tool
– Page numbering
– Stores notes in Files
– Public rooms
– Gesture settings
Exporting Formats: PDF, PNG images
Settings– No automatic backup
– Choose user interface language
CollaNote specifications

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