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Best Text-to-Speech Apps

Best Text-to-Speech Apps

As school approaches, parents and students alike should be aware of the resources available to them as they prepare to tackle a new grade, new year, and new learning challenges. Text-to-speech app is often a vital resource for students with dyslexia—to aid reading, promote comprehension, and enhance overall literacy skills. Here are 10 helpful text-to-speech apps that are great assistive technology tools to have at the start of the school year.

1. Full Reader

FullReader is one of the best and popular multifunctional ebook reader app which can also be used as text to speech apps for android. It helps you to opening PDF and DjVu files, magazines, comics with listening to audiobooks feature. You can also listen text in different language using this app. It has an amazing algorithm which can easily read fb2, ePub, txt, PDF, doc, docx, cbr, cbz, rtf, DjVu, DjV, html, htm, mobi, xps, oxps, odt, rar, zip, 7z, MP3. It has an unique feature which allows to scan device memory and find all supported file formats.

Device: Android

2. iSpeech

iSpeech is another popular app which allows you to easily convert your text file into an audio file. It has an amazing feature which support all major languages. You can easily upload any text file in its supported language and file format and easily choose converted language to convert it into a audio file. You can also type a text on this app and easily apply convert option to convert it into different audio format. It is an amazing TTS app which also allows you to convert voice to text option on your smartphone.

Device: iOS, Android

3. Talk for me

Talk for me is another text to speech apps for android and iOS users which allows you to easily convert your text file into audio file. This is one of the best app for person who lost the ability to speak. It has an amazing program which let you to easily convert your text file into a different audio file format. If you wants to prepare your presentation then you can easily use this app. It will convert your text file into a audio. One of the best feature of this app is to allows you to send your thoughts in a robotic voice via text or different social media.

Device: iOS, Android

4. Text to Speech

Text to speech is also known as TTS which helps you to easily convert your text file into different audio file format. You have to just easily enter text and it will convert your text to a audio in less time. It has listed more than 30 different voice and language. You can easily choose any of them and easily adjust the rate and pitch of voice and save and share your voice with your friends and family. It has an auto expanding text field which allows you to easily enter unlimited text for free.

Device: iOS, Android

5. Talk Free

Talk — Text to Voice Free is a very simple text to speech app for Android users. It comes highly recommended for users that want nothing else besides your regular TTS. Talk free is another text to speech app for android user which allows you to easily convert your text to voice. You can easily listen your eBooks or easily convert PDF, doc and text file in best TTS voice format using this app. It is best audio book reader app with a lots of different languages. You have to easily download eBoks from different platform and easily upload or open it using this app and will provide you a audio format of that file. Along with these it has also option to pause, stop, play to control audio.

Device: iOS, Android

6. Speech Central

Speech central is a fully featured text to speech app for iOS users which allows users to easily interact with websites and pick an article to read. Along with read web pages it also has option to import text, doc and PDF files or easily type a text to listen it on your smartphone. One of the best feature of this app is to allows you to easily convert any text file into audio and also save or share it with your friends and family for free.

Device: iOS

7. Predictable

Predictable is an app for people with speech disabilities who need a sleek. It which has ability to speak and listen any text file on your smartphone. It is simple and smart way to start communication for those peoples. The app has an amazing algorithm which speak out the text which you type on your smartphone using your keyboard apps. It is easy to use with good user interface so that you can easily use this app. The app provide paid service so you must have to pay for its charge to better use this app.

Device: iOS, Android

8. Google Text-to-Speech

This list wouldn’t be complete if the Google Text to Speech isn’t included. From its name, you will know that it is a text to speech app developed by Google themselves and it is often pre-installed on most Android phones. Several reasons Google Text to Speech may seem to be the best TTS app for most users would be.

Device: iOS, Android

9. Natural Reader

Natural Reader is an extremely powerful text to speech software available not only on Mac OS but also on Windows, iOS, Android and even has an online reader.

The app comes in many flavours, each with its fair share of features for the price. The free version comes with basic TTS features along with the ability to read directly from file formats such as Docx, PDF, ePub and Txt. It also has a floating bar which can be used to read text while you are in other applications. The next option or the Personal version, at a steep $100, allows you to read web pages directly, converting text to audio files and syncing everything between your phone apps. There are also Professional and Ultimate versions which add OCR support and a bunch of natural voices. 

Device: iOS, Android, macOS

10. Speech Assistant AAC

Speech Assistant AAC is a text-to-speech app designed for people who are speech impaired, for example due to Aphasia, MND/ALS, Autism, Stroke, Cerebral Palsy or other speech problems.

Device: iOS, Android