Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader

Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader

Read aloud any Google Doc, PDF, webpage, or book with text to speech (TTS). Natural sounding voices in 30+ languages & 130 voices.

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What is Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader?

Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader is a Chrome extension that reads aloud any text from a variety of formats including Google Docs, PDFs, webpages, and books. It leverages a speech synthesis technology that provides natural-sounding voices in over 30 languages and accents. Versatile in functionality, it provides features such as adjustable listening speed, cross-device sync, floating widget, an inline player, and processing text from image screenshots. It perfectly aids students, professionals, disabled persons, and anyone aiming to increase reading productivity or simply enjoy listening to text content.

Stats
Users: 1,222,766
Version: 10.0.2 (Last updated: 2024-02-29)
Creation date: 2020-07-02
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
Permissions:
  • tabs
  • contextMenus
  • storage
  • alarms
  • scripting
  • unlimitedStorage
Host permissions:
  • <all_urls>
  • https://*/
  • http://*/
  • file://*/
Size: 9.67M
Stats date:

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Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader
Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader (v9.38.0)
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Summary

Text to speech from Speechify lets you listen to docs, articles, PDFs, email, and other formats — anything you read. It’s one of the fastest growing voice generator extensions in the Chrome store.

Our speech synthesis TTS technology is trusted by millions of happy users who listen in various languages and accents in the most natural-sounding speech. Our users have listened to 6.5 billion words.

== Speechify text to speech features ==

➤ Listen at any speed Read up to 4.5x faster — 900 words per minute. Our high-quality AI voices can read 4.5x faster than the average reading speed so that you can learn even more in less time. While it isn’t easy to listen to 900 words per minute, we won’t stop you from achieving your full potential.

➤ Listen on desktop or mobile devices. Anything you’ve saved to your Speechify library instantly syncs across devices so that you can listen to anything, anywhere, anytime. Saved artifacts are synced to the cloud and accessible across all your devices. Make sure to install our mobile app on your Android or iOS devices.

➤ Human-like voices Our voices sound more fluid and human-like than any other AI reader, so you can understand and remember more.

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Pros
  • Increases productivity and multitasking
  • Helpful for individuals with ADHD or reading difficulties
  • Supports a variety of languages and natural-sounding voices
  • Convenient for consuming content while on the go or doing other tasks
  • Continuous improvements and customer service
Cons
  • Issues with logging in and potential scamming after purchase
  • High cost or perceived as expensive
  • Inability to read PDFs or scanned documents without premium features
  • Some issues with foreign word pronunciation
  • Technical problems with the extension not working after updates
Most mentioned
  • Ease of use and setup
  • Variety of voices and languages
  • Beneficial for multitasking and time saving
  • Occasional technical issues and bugs
  • Cost and value for money
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Safety
Risk impact

Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Speechify Text to Speech Voice Reader has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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