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Narakeet helps you create text to speech voiceovers, turn Powerpoint presentations and Markdown scripts into engaging videos. It is under active development, so things change frequently. Keep up to date: RSS, Slack, Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok

New Turkish AI voice

New Female Turkish Voice

– Meet Leyla, our latest Turkish voice. (read more)

Chinese AI voice update

Chinese AI voice update

– We’re adding 2 new cantonese voices, and removing one mainland voice (read more)

Subtitle to audio synchronization

Simpler subtitle to audio synchronization

– Narakeet now automatically calculates audio speed when converting subtitles to audio. This makes it easier for people to convert SRT and VTT files to audio formats, and produce translated dubbing audio tracks. (read more)

4 new Amharic voices

Amharic AI Voice Generators now available

– We’ve added support for Amharic language, making it easy to create audio and video content for audiences in Ethiopia. With 4 new realistic AI voice generators in Amharic language, it’s easy to create voicemail messages, call centre IVR content, radio ads and voiceovers, and even to read entire books aloud in Ethiopic Amharic. (read more)

17 new AI text to speech voices

17 new AI Voice Generators

– New Swedish, English and Welsh voices allow you to create more varied content easily. The new update is especially important as it brings new Welsh accent English language voices, including teenagers and children, allowing you to create content for audiences in Wales. (read more)

Make PCM IVR text to speech

Create IVR-optimized PCM WAV files

– You can now make audio files for IVR and call centre systems. Some IVR systems require audio files optimised for phone line audio quality, and compliant with public telephone line standards. (read more)

Narakeet library grows to more than 700 voices

You can now measure exact duration for audio segments

New API for monitoring available credit

8 New American AI Voice Generators

26 New Voices

Video Optimization options

8 New Voices

Dictate text instead of typing

Make longer content and convert subtitles directly using our API

Tiktok-style captions and subtitles

Introducing the Voice List API endpoint

Albanian speech synthesis now available

6 New Korean AI voices

Turn subtitle and caption files back to audio

Specify audio time-codes for precise synchronization

Somali speech synthesis now available

Galician text to speech voices now available

Hide sensitive areas of a screencast

Huge voice update - more than 600 voices now available

Telugu voice synthesis now available

Basque language text to speech voices now available

Burmese text to speech synthesis now available

Temporarily blocking VPN access

Georgian text to speech synthesis now available

Create variety in narration by using voice pitch controls

Swahili text to speech synthesis now available

Introducing batch file text to audio creation

Important notice: We are re removing 8 lower quality indian voices

Create video poster images

Malayalam AI voices now available

Make audio books from PDF and EPUB content

Maltese voices now available

26 New Latin American Voices

Huge European Languages text to speech update

Marathi Voice Maker

Important notice: We are re removing 4 lower quality voices

New Mongolian, Kazakh, Russian and Uzbek Text To Speech Voices

Narakeet grows to 500 realistic text to speech voices in 80 languages!

6 New Realistic Mandarin Text to Speech Voices

Armenian Text to Voice

Nepali Text to Voice

Important notice: We're removing 17 lower quality voices

Pashto Text to Voice

Northern Irish Accent Generator

Scottish accent text to speech voices now available

New Italian Text to Speech Voices

Afrikaans text to speech now available

Modify pronunciation using IPA and X-SAMPA alphabets (experimental)

Azerbaijani text to speech now available

Kannada text to speech now available

Welsh language and British child text to speech voices now available

Text to Speech Punjabi voice maker now available

Text to Speech for Gujarati now available

14 New German Text to Speech Voices

400 realistic text to speech voices in 70 languages now available!

Uzbek voice overs with text to speech

Bosnian voiceovers with text to speech

Arabic Voice Over: Three new text to speech options

You can now make Quad HD videos with Narakeet

Text to speech Javanese Indonesian Now Available from Narakeet

Narakeet can now animate images panning and zooming

Text to speech Tamil Now Available from Narakeet

Text to speech Thai Now Available from Narakeet

Make video slideshows easily with Narakeet

Text to speech Urdu Now Available from Narakeet

Simpler Text to Speech API for Narakeet voices

Bangla text to speech voices now available from Narakeet

Icelandic text to voice generators now available from Narakeet

Latvian text to voice generator now available from Narakeet

Catalan text-to-speech now available from Narakeet

Macedonian text-to-speech now available from Narakeet

Hebrew text-to-voice, natural and life-like, now available from Narakeet

Здраво! Serbian text-to-speech voices now available from Narakeet

Kazakh text-to-speech voices now available from Narakeet

Introducing Kaarel and Pille, our Estonian text-to-speech voices

New Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Vietnamese and Filipino text to speech voices now available

Introducing Reza and Shohreh, our Persian text-to-speech voices

Introducing Mojca and Janez, our Slovenian text-to-speech voices

Introducing Aoife and Eoin, our new Irish text to speech voices

Introducing Guillaume, Yvette and Serge, our new text to speech French voices

Russian Text-To-Speech: 3 new voices

Khmer Text-To-Speech voices: Sovath and Nisa

Narakeet expands to 250 text-to-speech voices, creating one of the largest neural AI voice collections online

Bulgarian Text-To-Speech voices

Text-to-speech German language voices now available

Croatian text-to-speech voices

Introducing Rose: New Zealand Accent Text-To-Speech

Preview text-to-speech easily

Style video subtitles and closed captions

Vietnamese voices for text-to-speech narration

Change language inside a sentence

Text to speech: huge update

Five New Korean Text to Speech voices

Create long videos without waiting

Five New Spanish Text to Speech voices

Improved API

22 New Transitions

Make videos in Filipino language

Better voices for Russian narration

Preview scripted voice over quickly

Create videos with voice over in Danish

Preview presentation voice over quickly

Paid plans now available

Spread a sentence across multiple slides

Video Puppet is now Narakeet

Voice over for videos, now also in Hindi and Indian English

Embedded captions, SRT and VTT subtitles for videos

Make longer videos

New child voice: Timmy

Spell out words and phrases easily

Create video with voice over in Greek

Turkish voice over videos

Make video starts or endings less abrupt

Create video with voice over in Hungarian

Text to speech Arabic now available

Add background music to PowerPoint slides

How to make video for LinkedIn

Manipulating video volume

How to make video for Pinterest

Ukrainian text to speech

Change to loop options

Create video with voice over, now also in Russian

Upload larger presentations and create longer videos

How to speed up or slow down voice over video

Spanish narrator voices

How to add animated GIF to video

Voice over for video, now also in Portuguese

How to create full HD videos directly from PowerPoint

Customise slide visuals

Create videos in Norwegian

Create better Dutch language videos

Better voice controls

Narakeet now speaks Chinese

Replace automatic narration in videos from slides

Narakeet now speaks Polish

Use Markdown to create scripts easily

Add subtitles to videos

Build videos directly from GitHub

Spanish language support

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