Orpheus 3.01 Release
20th November 2007
Version 3.01 of Orpheus, the new text-to-speech (TTS) synthesiser from
Meridian One is now released and available for
from the Meridian One website.
Orpheus TTS offers fast intelligible speech at the fastest talking rates
and lightning quick response for Dolphin SAM compatible applications.
Orpheus TTS Plus additionally supports Microsoft SAPI 4 and
SAPI 5 and includes concatenative, more natural sounding voices, for
UK English, US English and Swedish.
You can buy low-cost activation licences for unlimited use from £19.50
for Orpheus TTS and £29.50 for Orpheus TTS Plus (ex VAT sales tax).
Go to the Meridian One products page to
a FREE 30-day trial version for Windows XP and Vista.
Minor updates, voice and language improvements will be available FREE if
you have an activated Orpheus. Low-cost upgrades for major enhancements and
major new features will also be available.
Experience Orpheus's unique feature of intelligible speech at the fastest
talking rates. Orpheus includes special design features to give intelligibility
to synthetic voices at the fastest talking rates.
- 25 languages; all capable of speaking with fast synthetic voices and some also with
concatenative natural sounding voices.
- Support for Microsoft SAPI 4, SAPI 5 and Dolphin SAM talking
- Skim reading voice option to speak only (syntactically) important
words and quickly understand the gist of a passage of text.
- Uses sentence grammar to differentiate many heteronyms.
Find out More
Go to the Meridian One
Orpheus page to
find out more about Orpheus.