Google, as one of the biggest tech-companies in the world, is always working on providing new and better apps that will improve their clients' everyday life.
With Google Text-to-speech, users can now have their phones read them a text out loud just by tapping a button. To do so, you have to first download the app and go to your Android device's settings, where you will find the ‘Language & Input' menu and the Text-to-speech output. Now you simply have to choose Google Text-to-speech as your preferred tool and start using it!
If your device is already set with Google Text-to-speech as its preferred engine, you can use that setting's menu to update your app.
This app is specially useful when you wish to hear a translated word/ text out loud and check their pronunciation, but also for reading a book or document when you're not able to look at your screen. Another useful use is for when it comes to receiving spoken feedback form your device, via accessibility application and TalkBack.
Google Text-to-speech comes in many different languages, and is optimize to read documents from over 30 languages such as: Bangla (Bangladesh), Bangla (India), Cantonese (Hong Kong), Czech, Danish, Dutch, English (Australia), English (India), English (United Kingdom), English (United States), Finnish, French, German, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Mandarin (China), Mandarin (Taiwan), Nepali, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Sinhala, Spanish (Spain), Spanish (United States), Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian and Vietnamese.
Download for free now and start listening.
In Google Text-to-speech googletts.google-speech-apk_20220321.02_p1.4367776Your app has a new name: 'Speech Services by Google' and a new logo. The app also supports new functionality. The Speech Services by Google app not only provides text-to-speech but also empowers applications with speech-to-text functionality to convert your voice to text. Read more in the 'About this app' section.