Re: Best Synthesizer

Dr. J. michael jones

Your people are awesome I can’t read and reply right now but I will later thank you for all the feedback

On May 24, 2018, at 5:14 PM, Angela Delicata <angeladelicata@...> wrote:

Dear friend,

A synth depends on the person who uses it: I may like Vocalizer, but you may not... It is a matter of tastes.

All synth work well: Vocalizer, Eloquence, Espeak, Acapela... Certain are paid others are free.

Il 24/05/2018 13:59, Dr. J. michael jones ha scritto:
Thanks I’m confused. My question was what is the best? And I believe there is always a better maybe someone else has an opinion
On May 24, 2018, at 2:54 PM, Antony Stone <antony.stone@...> wrote:

SAPI is not a speech engine. It's a definition of a protocol enabling speech
applications (synthesis or recognition) to interface to other applications
(such as a browser).

Some synthesisers can only communicate with other applications via SAPI, some
can do SAPI plus other protocols, some don't do SAPI at all.

As Gene said, whether a synthesiser communicates using SAPI says nothing at
all about the quality of its voices.

Also, to add another answer to the original question "what is the best
sounding synthesizer that NVDA supports?", I would say it's the one you like
best and get on with best. That may not be the same as what someone else
likes. These things are a very personal choice.


On Thursday 24 May 2018 at 13:47:29, Jaffar Sidek wrote:

Also, Sapi is a speech engine native to windows. The beauty and
flexibility of NVDA is that it allows for installation of Non-windows
synthesizer voices. Cheers!

On 5/24/2018 7:26 PM, Gene wrote:
It should be pointed out that SAPI is a way that voices communicate
with the computer. it has nothing to do with the kind of voice in
terms of its speech or general quality. sometimes, a synthesizer may
have a SAPI version and a version that isn't SAPI. There is no reason
to use or not to use a voice because it is SAPI.

*From:* Chris via Groups.Io <mailto:chrismedley@...>
*Sent:* Thursday, May 24, 2018 6:02 AM
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There is nothing better than sapi voices

Don’t waste your time or money on anything else. Have a nice day now 😃
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