|04-21-2011, 10:42 AM||#1|
Join Date: Jan 2011
Device: Kindle 2
Changing Text to Speech voice packs
Is there a way to change the voice packs that the Kindle uses for Text-to-speech? I do obviously know how to switch the selected gender voice on the device, but that's not what I'm asking about. I find that there are various other TTS voice packs out there that are far superior, but I don't want to be confined to using TextAloud on my PC to utilize them.
Whether this requires a hack, or even Duokan (though preferably not, if possible) I still want to know if/how this can be done.
|04-21-2011, 11:00 AM||#2|
Join Date: Nov 2006
Device: Kindle PW2, iPad Retina Mini, iPhone 4, MS Surface Pro
No, there's currently no way to install new voices.
|04-21-2011, 11:43 AM||#3|
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: North of Germany
Device: Kindle 3, 4 & Touch, iPhone/iPad, Hanvon N516 (OpenInkpot)
no thats not true, there is actually a polish hacker who has a working TTS running in polish and french
Attention google translation:
|04-21-2011, 01:51 PM||#4|
Join Date: Sep 2010
Device: Kindle 3
What Calvin said.
There's a thread here on mobileread.
You can also get UK english too with this method.
Last edited by WalkingDistance; 04-21-2011 at 02:09 PM.
|05-11-2012, 04:55 AM||#5|
Join Date: May 2012
Device: I have the kindle 3G
Please can someone help me to load a british voice to my amazon kindle 3g as when I looked in directory there were no files there but two dreadful voices could be used?
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|how can I use text to speech||dardanus||iRiver Story||1||02-21-2011 11:43 PM|
|Text to Speech Voice||jamina1||Astak EZReader||7||11-02-2010 02:23 PM|
|voice dialing and speech recognition||johnyjj2||Alternative Devices||0||10-03-2009 01:36 AM|