Write & Say - Text editor with Text to Speech & Read Aloud with Translator & Export MP3 Voice by knowtilus (Universal)
Released: Apr 6, 2011
Version: 3.4
Size: 7 MB
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Write & Say - Text editor with Text to Speech & Read Aloud with Translator & Export MP3 Voice

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Write & Say - Text editor with Text to Speech, Dropbox, Markdown & Translator + Export MP3 Voice

The most innovative text editor with Text to Speech, Dropbox, Markdown & Translator + Export and mail your documents as MP3 voice files + 52 Voices + 3D Avatar +Translator 60 languages

Now you can use 52 amazing lifelike Text to Speech Multi-language Voices
- 8 Voices for English
- 4 Voices for French
- 4 Voices for Italian
- 7 Voices for Spanish
- 3 Voices for Chinese
- German, Portuguese, etc! 52 voices!
Some comments from our users:

- "I cannot live without it! and the text to speech voices are amazing, as well as the mp3s recordings! No language learner should go without this app!"

- "This app is great. I write a paragraph. She reads it back to me. Misplaced words, missing words, extra words, mispelled words, become immediately apparent."


Write&Say is a text editor with advanced speech and translation capabilities that converts your text into natural-sounding speech. You can listen on your iPad or iPhone or create audio files for use on other devices (like iPods, MP3 players, etc.)

It's designed to be elegant, minimal and distraction free. Write&Say user interface is easy, clear and simple. Write effortlessly your notes, papers, articles, blog posts, etc.

Have Write&Say read your texts, emails, posts, news, documents, etc. with HiQ Text to Speech Voices and Special Sound Effects! Change voice timbre, speed and tone.

Included male and female Text to Speech voices for these languages: American English, British English, Australian English, Canadian French, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Chinese, Dutch, Spanish, Argentine Spanish, Mexican Spanish, Colombian Spanish, American Spanish, Catalan, Galician, Valencian, Swedish, Arabic, Romanian, Turkish, Russian, Polish, Finnish, Danish, Greek, Norwegian, etc.

Write&Say is an essential daily tool for business people, lawyers, teachers, students, second language learners, journalists, bloggers, researchers, people with speech or sight disabilities, doctors, writers, language specialists and power iPad and iPhone users.


- Write&Say distraction-free text editor, save your documents in plain text, HTML and Markdown formats. Preview your documents in a embedded web view.

- Compatible with voice dictation feature in iPhone 4S and the new iPad 3 . Now you can dictate and use your voice in the text editor view instead of typing with keyboard.

- Export documents in text or PDF format. Export via Dropbox, email, Evernote, Tumblr, Twitter and iTunes File Sharing.

- Import documents from other Apps like Dropbox, Evernote, Mail, etc. with the "Open In" iOS feature

- Translate any text from practically any language to Italian, Spanish, French, German, Chinese, etc. More than 60 languages.

- Useful new export audio file feature! Export your speech audio files via iTunes and play them in your computer, MP3 player, etc. Great for pod castings. You can also email MP3 speech audio file as a attachment.

- Integrates an animated human-like Talking Virtual Assistant.

- Pause, resume and repeat speech playbacks. Set the reading speed and voice language to your needs.

- Insert Text to Speech user commands in your texts to control the voice speed, timbre, pitch, pauses, etc. Add special voice effects: Cry, Laugh, etc.

- Copy emails, blog posts, news, text documents, web pages, etc from other Apps and paste them into Write&Say text editor and the Talking Virtual Assistant will read aloud for you!

- Full screen mode in Landscape mode for iPhone and iPod Touch.

- Use different document font styles, change size, type and color.

- Extended keyboard with word jump, cursor arrows and punctuation keys without switching the keyboard.

- Undo/Redo modifications while editing your text

What's new in version 3.4
- Fixed minor bugs
- Improved stability and perfomance
Our verdict: Meh!
  • = Write & Say - Text editor with Text to Speech & Read Aloud with Translator & Export MP3 Voice has average ratings (3-star).
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