TTSReader - Text to Speech Online

Reads out loud any text with natural sounding speech synthesizers. Free & simple, directly from your browser.

- To start click the arrow-play button in the box below
- You can edit the text and also import files. Text and position are automatically saved

Looking for more? Meet our Android app, our Chrome extension that reads websites, our voice-over actors list, and the best dictation web app online. Browse the menu or keep scrolling for more...

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Main Features

Drop the text and click play. Multiple languages and accents. Super easy to use - no download, no login required.
And much more! Here's some:

Highlights Spoken Text, So You Can Follow

TTSReader highlights the text currently being read - so you can easily follow with your eyes. Learn more, including a YouTube we made, here.

Multilingual, Natural Sounding Voices

High-quality natural-sounding text-to-speech, including male & female voices, different accents languages.

Remembers Where You Last Stopped

TTSReader remembers the article and last position when paused, even if you close the browser. This way, you can come back to listening right where you previously left. Use the cloud-sync to sync between multiple devices.

Converts text, PDFs and e-books to Speech

TTSReader text to speech extracts the text from common files such as txt, pdf, epub and more. Want to listen to websites without having to copy their content to here? Then you should get our free extension for Chrome

Multiple Speech Rates

Choose the speech rate that works for you. Want to save time and feeling focused? Let ttsreader text-to-speech web-app read super fast. Comfortable with a slower pace? You got it!

Export Speech to Audio Files

TTSReader enables exporting the synthesized speech with a single click. This is available currently only on Windows, and requires ttsreader’s premium token - get it on the chrome store.

Text to Speech Use Cases

Proof read your own writing

Listening to your own text will enable you to catch mistakes and improve easily. Edit the text directly in ttsreader, and listen again.

Listen to ebooks, articles, websites

The best content today is in written form - now you can listen to it. ...While doing something else :)

Rest your eyes...

Let ttsreader do the reading. You can sit back and relax, or follow the speech - as the currently read text is highlighted.

Record audio for publishing

Use it on YouTubes, apps, games, telephony messaging and more. See our commercial license for terms and details.

Entertain & educate children

Kids love hearing good stories, and it's also great for their development. You can now have them listen to additional stories on top of those that mommy & daddy read them.

And more...


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Recent Posts

Read about our different products, get the news & tips from our developers.

New Service Automatically Transcribes Audio & Video Files

on July 25, 2019

tl;dr (summary) New service that automatically transcribes. You upload an audion/video file and get the text. Supports captions Most private, highly secured Fast turnarounds, cost-effective Has affiliates program - so you can direct people and get 10% off of all their purchases ever. Use this link to get $5 bonus on your first purchase: How it works So, here’s how it works: You simply go to the website https://speechnotes.

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Make your own website speak

on December 12, 2017

How to add text to speech capabilities to your own website? The 3 possible ways to add text-to-speech to a website Implement the web speech api interface, as described here: Implement text-to-speech (TTS), that is NOT based on the web speech api, provided by companies developing the TTS technology itself. This route is not recommended for most websites since it is either low quality or expensive. Implement ttsreader’s api - which itself uses the web speech api, but wraps it in the best way for most site-owners.

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Professional Voice Artists

on October 9, 2017

Whether you’re a voice artist or looking for a professional reading and recording - we at are working on developing the hub for finding the best professionals in the field. We’re not there yet - but - we can still help as we’ve started collecting professionals for our network. Looking for a professional voice artist? If you need a professional to read and record you text - fill out the following form or - simply send us an email to voices@ttsreader.

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Special Thanks

on August 5, 2017

We would like to show our appreciation and thank the following people We really appreciate it, for spending your time and effort to help us. You should know, that you also helped millions of people who use our service. For reporting bugs & helping us find them Paul Joel Scott Montgomery For sending us great ideas we implemented Think you should be on this list? Send us an email to contact@wellsrc.

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