Voice Dream Reader

Voice Dream Reader

By Voice Dream LLC

  • Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2012-02-09
  • Current Version: 4.7.1
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 143.96 MB
  • Developer: Voice Dream LLC
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 10.3 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    4.5/5 ( 1,780 Reviews)
  • Price:
    $14.99
Voice Dream Reader App Ratings: 4.5
4.5
From 1,780 Reviews
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Voice Dream Reader App Description

Featured by Apple as Best New App and App of the Day in 81 countries including the United States and part of App Store Permanent Collections in Education. “This app is one of the best educational finds of my entire career.” - Forbes “As a user myself and as a mother of a child with dyslexia, I am blown away by the features of Voice Dream.” - Quartz “Voice Dream Reader is hailed by many as the best mobile text-to-speech (TTS) app.” - Examiner Supported Document Formats - PDF, Plain text, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, RTF, and Google Docs. - Web articles. - EPUB eBooks. (DRM-free books only. Kindle, iBooks and most commercial eBook platforms are not supported.) - Bookshare Books. - DAISY text-based books and audiobook. - Audiobooks in MP3, MP4 or zipped MP3 format. - Rich text and image support for all documents. Text-to-Speech - One premium Acapela voice of your choice free with the purchase of the app. - 36 built-in iOS voices in 27 languages are also available for free. - 200+ additional premium voices in 30 languages from Acapela, NeoSpeech and Ivona available through in-app purchases. - Correct pronunciation with your own pronunciation dictionary. - All voices work offline and play in the background even with the screen locked. Reading Styles - Tee-up a list of articles and play while you drive, walk or run. - Spoken word is highlighted to improve comprehension and retention. - Auto-scrolling and full screen, distraction-free mode to help reader focus. - Finger reading. For beginners to read by at running a finger under each word. - Pac-Man. Harvard and MIT developed speed-reading method for everyone to read at 2x speed with no loss of comprehension. - High contrast and large font size for low vision readers. - Optimized for VoiceOver, Braille and switch control. Tools - Bookmarking, text highlighting and annotation. Highlights and notes can be exported. - Full-text search. - Built-in dictionary. - Skip text in PDF header and footer. Content Sources - Native support for Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud Drive, Pocket, Instapaper and Evernote. - Native access to Bookshare. - Safari extension to save Web pages and Web addresses. - Support for Box and OneDrive via iOS Document Picker. Library Synchronization - Your entire library, including folders, reading locations, bookmarks and annotations are synchronized across all your devices using iCloud Drive.

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App Reviews

  • Worse than Siri by far

    1
    By dharg
    This app is overpriced. The voices are robotic despite the reviews claiming the opposite. There’s a a noticeable pause between the words that’s distracting. The inflections sound forced. I’ve had the app for 2 minutes and I already hate it. Sorry to sound so negative but that’s exactly how I feel.
  • Too expensive for what it provides

    2
    By AppEagle
    Deep down I knew I would be disappointed, but I gave in to the hope that this would offer something significantly better. Unfortunately, my conclusion is that it is a nice app, but not worth the high price.
  • My most important app on my purchases

    5
    By Micodiaz
    Take time to master it but is so worth
  • Absolutely useless

    1
    By jijibiji lots of fun
    The navigation simply does not work. Trying to rewind, set a percent does not work.
  • So much more than a book reader

    5
    By His word is true
    This is a great application for reading books. I especially appreciate the flexibility and ease of use for making adjustments two speed and play back. It is much simpler to use than other readers I have downloaded. However, I have been pleasantly surprised by how applicable this is for reading other formats including PDF, word documents, webpages, and even listening to old MP3 files for lectures that I have on my one drive account. Incredibly powerful an incredibly useful. Thank you for all your hard work in developing this application.
  • No sound at all. tried everything

    1
    By NeogenIsis
    No sound at all. I’ll change my rating if I can get any sound. I’ve quadruple checked all options,, the sound on my iPhone is turned up, I’m not in plane mode, etc,
  • Please, please and please fix it.

    1
    By Disign1293
    look all books, Doesn't read any books detail, to let me know what the book is about. You can fix it I would really appreciate it. I get ebooks at bookshare.
  • Great App — helps me so much

    5
    By JerryCphoto
    I have trouble with my eyes so I use Voice Dream to listen to online magazine articles. Really easy to use for listening and storing text articles for later reference. Thanks again JerryC
  • Good Experience

    5
    By heyrobt
    What a great find. Prior I have been using Siri to read documents and my writings, but this app has definitely improved the experience. It was easy to set up and had a nice choice of premium voices. I was able to quickly choose a free download and did purchase another voice to have a variety. The app came with both ”Quick Start” and ”User Manual ” preloaded to help with any hiccups along the way.
  • BEST text-to-speech!!!

    5
    By Howardg23
    As a professional writer I’d never found a text-to-speech synthesizer that was more than a robo-voice - nothing professionally useful. Now I’m re-writing a novel and I’m finding it FANTASTIC to have Voice Dream read a chapter to me in a voice that sounds like a professional reader on Audible! The voices that come with the app are fine but the in-app purchase voices are AMAZING. I swear it sounds like they’re reading with feeling. I use SHARON for my novel as it’s from a female POV and I can truly imagine how my novel will sound as an audiobook. WONDERFUL app!!

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