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Talk For Me - Text to Speech for iOS

By Darrin Altman Free

Developer's Description

Not being able to speak on your own is difficult. Talk For Me - Text to Speech, designed and engineered by a person who lost the ability to speak, seeks to make your life easier. Type in the main text area or tap one of the six main custom buttons and your iOS device will talk for you. Want to set up more custom phrases? Swipe up and up again for more pages with custom editable buttons. Need even more? Save phrases in an archive database. This is great for saving partial sentences. A quick swipe left, select a sentence from your archive, and it will appear in the main window ready for you to complete. Can you type fast or need to spell a word? Turn on the Auto Speech Function to have every word or letter spoken as you enter it. Together with keyboard shortcuts, predictive text and your custom phrases, this app will allow you to communicate with ease. No active internet connection needed. Ad Free. Multiple Voices. including the Alex voice. Enhanced Quality Voices. Auto Speech Function (Optional) - Every word is spoken as you enter it. Punctuation Aware - Use Commas, Question Marks, Exclamation Points. Undo Feature - Unintentional taps of the clear button easily remedied. Slider to adjust the speech rate. Pause Button to stop speaking as needed. Quick Access Customizable Buttons (swipe up). Long press any custom button to set a descriptive title, custom phrase, and set the desired voice. Easily create a separate database of pre set phrases or sentence fragments that can be sent to the main window. Quick access to your archive. (swipe left). Portrait and Landscape Orientations. Large buttons for easy use. Please rate the app in the App Store. Go to mobiletouchtech.com for assistance and feature requests. Languages currently supported are English (US) (AU) (UK), Spanish (MX) (ES), German, French (FR), Dutch (BE) (NL), Chinese (CN) (HK) (TW), Korean and Japanese. Alex is English (US) only. To use the Alex voice you have to first download it to your iOS device. Go to Settings -> General -> Accessibility -> Speech -> Voices -> English -> and select Alex to download the voice. (Requires iPhone 5s, iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina Display or later). To use the enhanced quality voices, on your iOS device, open the Settings app, go to General > Accessibility > Speech > Voices > and tap to download the enhanced version of the desired voice. At the present time, the following enhanced voices are supported: English (US) Siri Female "Nicky", Siri Male "Aaron", Alex, Ava, Samantha "Sam", and Tom. English (UK) Siri Female "Martha" and Siri Male "Arthur". English (AU) Siri Female "Cathy" and Siri Male "Gordon". Spanish (MX) Paulina and Juan. Spanish (ES) Marisol and Jorge. German (DE) Siri Female "Helena" and Siri Male "Martin". French (FR) Siri Female "Marie" and Siri Male "Daniel". Dutch (BE) Ellen. Dutch (NL) Claire and Xander. Chinese (CN) Siri Female "You-Shu" and Siri Male "Li-Mu". Chinese (HK) Sin-Ji. Chinese (TW) Mei-Jia. Korean (KO) Yuna. Japanese (JP) Siri Female "O-Ren" and Siri Male "Hattori".

Full Specifications

What's new in version 1.6.2

This update includes enhancements and bug fixes.

• Make sure to download the enhanced version of the voices you use for the best experience.

• All of the voices will now automatically use the enhanced version if you have downloaded it. For help downloading voices, read the lower section of the app description or reach out to me through MobileTouchTech.com.

New Voices

• Ava (US) English Female Voice*

• Marisol (ES) Spanish Female Voice*

• Jorge (ES) Spanish Male Voice*

• Helena "Siri" (DE) German Female Voice**

• Martin "Siri" (DE) German Male Voice**

• Marie "Siri" (FR) French Female Voice**

• Daniel "Siri" (FR) French Male Voice**

• Ellen (BE) Dutch Female Voice**

• Claire (NL) Dutch Female Voice*

• Xander (NL) Dutch Male Voice**

• Yu-Shu "Siri" (CN) Chinese Female Voice**

• Li-Mu "Siri" (CN) Chinese Male Voice**

• Sin-Ji (HK) Chinese Female**

• Mei-Jia (TW) Chinese Female**

• Yuna (KO) Korean Female**

• O-Ren "Siri" (JP) Japanese Female**

• Hattori "Siri" (JP) Japanese Male**

*Requires download

**Enhanced version available to download

Read app description for download instructions or contact me through MobileTouchTech.com.

Please take a minute and rate the app. Your comments and time are appreciated.


Release October 1, 2017
Date Added October 1, 2017
Version 1.6.2

Operating Systems

Operating Systems iOS
Additional Requirements Compatible with: iPad2Wifi, iPad23G, iPhone4S, iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G, iPhone5, iPodTouchFifthGen, iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini, iPadMini4G, iPhone5c, iPhone5s, iPadAir, iPadAirCellular, iPadMiniRetina, iPadMiniRetinaCellular, iPhone6, iPhone6Plus, iPadAir2, iPadAir2Cellular, iPadMini3, iPadMini3Cellular, iPodTouchSixthGen, iPhone6s, iPhone6sPlus, iPadMini4, iPadMini4Cellular, iPadPro, iPadProCellular, iPadPro97, iPadPro97Cellular, iPhoneSE, iPhone7, iPhone7Plus, iPad611, iPad612, iPad71, iPad72, iPad73, iPad74


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