We are super excited to share the latest update of Voicemaker, version 1.5, packed with amazing new features to enhance your text-to-speech experience. Here’s what’s new in Version 1.5:
Advanced TTS Editor with Multi-Editor: This new version brings a more advanced, user-friendly text-to-speech editor. The Multi-Editor feature lets you effortlessly create projects with multiple voices in different languages and even add music or other audio files in between. The drag-and-drop function makes your work smoother and more efficient.
AI Voice Updates:
AI13 Voice Engine: Check out our new AI13 engine, boasting over 50 unique AI voices in English (US). Each voice has its own unique character and style. Do explore voices under the name "HashCode".
AI3 V2: The upgraded AI3 V2 voices offer super realistic and high-quality AI speech, perfect for interactive speech applications, gaming, e-learning, and more. We've added 13 new voices to AI3 V2, with unique Voice IDs for each language as follows: Hindi (India) - AanyaV2, AdityaV2; English, US - EleanorV2, BrysonV2, GraysonV2; Chinese, Mandarin - ChangV2; German - AmaliaV2; Spanish (Spain) - MarianaV2; French (Canada) - BenoitV2; French (France) - OdetteV2; Italian (Italy) - CaterinaV2; Korean (Korea) - MyungV2; Portuguese (Brazil) - MatildeV2.
Important Note: We'll be phasing out the AI4 and AI6 voice engines by December 31st, 2023. This means discontinuing 32 voices - 28 from AI4 and 4 from AI6, as they are based on older technology.
Pronunciation Editor: With our custom Phoneme (IPA) support, you now have the ability to precisely adjust the pronunciation of every word. Easily replace or enhance words to fit your desired pronunciation speech.
Advanced Voice Settings: With Voice settings V2, If voice and text are not updated but only adjusting the speed, pitch, and volume, we will not charge for text characters in Convert to Speech. Enjoy free control over modify speed, pitch, and volume to suit your needs, without any extra cost.
Enhanced Security Settings: Voicemaker is now even more secure with the addition of Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) for Premium and Business plans. We continue to ensure end-to-end data encryption for every piece of data and have bolstered security with 2FA, accessible via Email and Phone via OTP, ensures your account remains even more secure. For more details about data protection and security, please refer to our Security Policies.
Updated Audio Players: We've upgraded our audio players to offer a better audio preview experience across Cloud Save, File History, and Audiobook lists.
Core Infrastructure Upgrades: We've revamped our backend and optimized our codebase to make Voicemaker faster, more reliable, and efficient.
Pricing: Despite these significant updates, our prices remain unchanged. We continue to build, improve, and update our core Voice AI technology with always considering both performance and affordability in mind.
We have crossed mark of 2.5 million registered users and now processing 150 million text-to-speech characters daily.
– May 5, 2023
Added voice effects on the following neural voices:
German - Conrad (Happy)
English, British - Ryan (Conversational)
Spanish, Mexican - Jorge (Conversational)
Italian - Isabella (Conversational)
Chinese (Mandarin, Simplified) - Fang (Conversational)
– March 15, 2023
Our AI4 voice engine is getting an upgrade: As part of this update, we will be discontinuing low-quality and old AI4 voices by March 25, 2023. The following 5 voices will be removed from AI4's voice library: Chinese Mandarin - Caihong, Zhang and Shu, and English, Australia - James and Grace.
We have enhanced following AI4 voices by refining their pronunciation, inflection, and overall voice quality. English, US - Sophia, Samantha and Roger
Added 3 new neural AI4 voices : Ariana (English, US), Nelson & Amaya (English, Australia).
– February 14, 2023
Added 9 new neural voices: Bruno (Brazil, Portuguese), Casper (Castilian, Spanish), Bernado (French), Tommaso (Italian), Luis (Mexican, Spanish), Jack & Luna (English, US), Masako & Kanna (Japanese).
Improved backend AI engines for further scalability.
– February 2, 2023
Fixed minor bugs in Audiobook Pack.
Update - Basic Plan now supports total limit of 200,000 text characters per month and 2.4 million text characters per year.
– January 16, 2023
Added 2 new neural voices in Malayalam (India) language.
Added 14 new Standard TTS voices in English - US, British, Australian.
Based on old voice, we upgraded and added 12 new neural voices in Spanish (US), English (Australian), English (British) language. Please check the Voice name with 2 number (Example: Jessica2).
Crossed the mark of 1 million registered users.
– November 25th, 2022
Added "Happy" voice effect to following voices: Ryan & Maria (English, British), Jorge (Spanish, Mexican), Denise & Henri (French), Isabella (Italian)
Added "Sad" voice effect to following voices: Maria (English, British), Denise & Henri (French).
Updated Developer API Platform voices and voice effects.
We improved our backend infrastructure, added redundancy, load balancing, and microservices, aiming for zero downtime.
– November 24th, 2022
Added 13 new neural voices in Spanish (Mexico).
Added 14 new neural voices in Spanish (Spain).
Added 12 new neural voices in English (Australia).
Added 13 new neural voices in Portuguese (Brazil).
Added 12 new neural voices in Italian (Italy).
Added 5 new neural voices in Japanese (Japan).
Added 6 new neural voices in Korean (Korea).
– October 24th, 2022
Added 3 new neural voices in Marathi (India) language.
Happy Diwali ! Wishing everyone health, happiness and success 🪔
– October 1st, 2022
Added 6 new neural voices in Russian language as follow: Alisa (Female), Ekaterina (Female), Konstantin (Male), Sofia (Female), Vladimir (Male), Yuri (Male).
Today, we have crossed 800,000 registered users.
– September 25th, 2022
Added 10 new neural voices - "Kajal" in English (Indian), "Kavya" in Hindi, "Estel" in Catalan, "Shiyun" in Chinese (Mandarin), "George" in English (British), "Mylan" in French (Canadian), "Stefan" in German, "Seoyeon" in Korean, "Laura" in Portuguese, "Diego" in Spanish (US).
– September 17th, 2022
Added 2 new neural voices - "Harper2" in English, Australia and "Lily2" in English, British.
Added 3 new neural voices in English, US. - Antonio2 (Male), Lucas (Male) (AI3) & Sage (Female) (AI3).
Added 2 new neural voices in Tamil language - Bhanumathi (Famale), Vihan (Male).
The Basic Plan's monthly and yearly text character limits have been increased by 50,000 and 500,000, respectively. The Basic Plan has now a limit of 250,000 text characters per month and 3 million text characters per year.
– August 21th, 2022
Voicemaker's Help Center is now live. Here you can find articles about our platform and features.
Added 4 new neural voices added in Chinese (Mandarin).
In Business plan AI4 voice' has bug has been fixed.
A slider-based inline volume setting is added.
– July 14th, 2022
Bug fixed - File History - Converted files can now be temporary stored for a week.
Update - The emphasis feature in neural AI3 voices has been fixed, You can now use Strong and Reduced emphasis on words and sentences.
Update - The File History feature is now available. Every converted file will be temporarily saved for 7 days. This feature can be enabled or disabled. From your File History, you can Cloud Save files.
Several backend bugs have been fixed in Audiobook & Podcast Creation Pack
– August 24th, 2021
Feature - Editor Settings:- The slider-based text-to-speech customization on pause, pitch, and speed textarea buttons can now be enabled or disabled. (Volume - coming soon)
Time, Date, Expletive (Beeps out), Unit interprets added in "Say as".
Feature - Audiobook Creation Pack - Now you can able to delete your audiobooks along with quick play and download functionality. You can now see the full text of your Audiobook.
Feature - Audiobook Pending - You get a list of pending audiobooks that are still being processed by Text to Speech backend engine.
Feature - Cloud Save - Now you can able delete your Cloud Save files along with quick play and download. Additionally, you can now see your Cloud Save text in full text.
– August 15th, 2021
.WAV format is now supported in Audiobook and Podcast Creation Pack.
The pause between paragraph - bug has been fixed in Audiobook Creation Pack.
Other bugs are fixed in Audiobook Creation Pack.
– July 9th, 2021
Volume, Speed, Pitch and SSML are now supported in Audiobook and Podcast Creation Pack.
Major bugs are fixed in Audiobook Creation Pack.
Added 5 new neural AI voices in German, Dutch & Malay (Malaysia) languages.
Update - From August 1, 2021, the Basic and Premium plan limit will be 500,000 characters per month and Business plan and Pay-as-you-go plan will be introduced.
– July 1st, 2021
Major Audiobook Creation Bug fixed.
Volume, Speed, Pitch feature will be available within a week.
– June 19th, 2021
📚 Audiobook Creation pack, now supports our all 600+ AI voices including Premium, AI3 and AI4.
Added 2 Neural voices in Russian language.
– June 12th, 2021
Added 2 Neural voices in French (Canadian) & Korea languages.
The free plan chars per convert increased back to 400 characters.
– June 5th, 2021
The free plan chars per convert reduced to 250 characters.
– May 31th, 2021
Added 8 new regional voices in English language with 16 new premium AI3 voices in neural engine - English (Hong Kong), English (Singapore), English (New Zealand), English (South Africa), Gujarati (India), Spanish (Argentina), Spanish (Colombia), Swahili (Kenya).
Added 2 premium AI3 neural voices in Spanish (US).
We have updated the soft limit for total characters - Basic and Premium plans have a limit of 1 million characters per month.
We now have 600+ AI voices in 70+ languages worldwide.
– May 28th, 2021
Added 10 new AI3 Neural Voices in English, US.
– May 26th, 2021
Marathi language introduced and added with 2 neural voices.
– May 12th, 2021
Added 5 new languages & 10 new Premium voices in Standard TTS - Afrikaans; Bulgarian; Catalan, Spain; Latvian; Serbian, Cyrillic, Spanish, US
Added 5 new Neural Voices in Spanish, US
– May 11th, 2021
We have updated the soft limit of total characters due to user requests. Basic and premium plans will have a limit of 1.5 million characters per month.
The limit of AI4 voice engine is updated to 200k total text characters per month.
– April 19th, 2021
Added 6 new languages with 12 new AI3 neural voices - Dutch (Belgium), English (Philippines), French (Belgium), Welsh (UK), Ukrainian (Ukraine), Urdu (Pakistan).
– April 17th, 2021
Added - Preview feature in Audiobook Creation, which previews the first 400 characters from the textarea.
– April 14th, 2021
Added new 11 (AI3) neural voices to the following languages - French (Canadian), Greek (Greece), Indonesian, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Thai (Thailand), Vietnamese.
– March 25th, 2021
Ad Placement Updated (Applies on Free plan only)
Platform bugs fixed.
– March 19th, 2021
Update - From 1'st April 2021 onwards, Basic & Premium plan's soft limit will be 1 million characters per month.
– March 17th, 2021
Added new 5 (AI3) neural voices in Chinese Mandarin.
Introducing 'Calm' voice effect in Brazillian & Chinese Mandarin AI3 voices.
Introducing 'Sad, Angry, Fearful, Serious, Embarrassed' Textarea section voice effect in Chinese Mandarin AI3 neural voices respectively.
Fixed Platform Email SMTP error.
– March 16th, 2021
Feature - AI3 Voices now supports sample rates of 48Khz, 24Khz, 16Khz in MP3 and WAV audio formats..
Added a tip in Voice Effect.
– February 28th, 2021
Launched beta-version of Audiobook/Podcast Creation Pack - 25$ per year with 1 million total text characters.
– February 16th, 2021
Due to some heavy users, we have added a soft-limit of 2 million characters per month applicable on Basic & Premium plans.
– February 14th, 2021
Developer Restful APIs are available - Contact Us.
– February 13th, 2021
Voice effect added to textarea selection for neural TTS. Now you can change voice effect on each word.
– February 2nd, 2021
Added - 2 New Neural TTS voices in Bengali (India).
– February 1st, 2021
20 New Neural TTS voices and 10 New Neural TTS Languages added respectively.
New voices added in the following languages - Arabic, Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Catalan (Spain), Chinese (Mandarin), Danish (Denmark), Dutch, English (Canada), English (India), English (Ireland), Finnish (Finland), Hebrew (Israel), Hindi (India), Portuguese, Tamil, Telgu.
– January 6th, 2021
Added New Voice Effects - Customer Support, Digital Assistant, Happy, Empathic - supports on Neural TTS - AI3 Voices such as US English - Jony (Male), Aria (Female), Jenny (Female); Mandarin China - Xiaoxiao (Female), Yunye (Male), Yunyang (Male).
– December 31nd, 2020
Added AI4 engine with 50+ new Neural TTS voices in English UK, AU, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish (Castilian, Latin American, North American) respectively.
Wishing you a very Happy New Year 2021.
– December 31nd, 2020
We are introducing AI4 Voice Engine with 7 new Neural TTS voices in English, Us Language.
Major bugs are fixed of Editor.
– December 2nd, 2020
New Voice Added - Australian English - Olivia (Female) in Neural TTS.
Now British English - Amy (Female) voice supports 'newscaster' speaking style.
– November 21th, 2020
Preview is now possible on premium voices if text is below 400 charactors.
– November 20th, 2020
Introducing Premium Plan for $10 / month.
Unlimited Convert upto 500 A.I. Text to Speech Voices in 70 Languages worldwide
– October 27th, 2020
Free Plan is now available for Personal & Commercial use including supports for YouTube Videos. :)
– October 24th, 2020
Emphasis now supports on Premium & AI3 Voices in Standard and Neural TTS.
– October 15th, 2020
Added New 10 AI Voices in Chinese, Hong Kong & Chinese, Mandarin (Taiwan) Language in Standard & Neural TTS respectively.
New Language Arabic (Saudi Arabia) - 1 Voice added in Standard & Neural TTS
– October 14th, 2020
High Fidelity Audio Output for MP3.
– October 11th, 2020
Added Advanced Master Voice Settings.
Added Voice Pitch control for All Premium Voices.
Editor Bug fixed.
– September 27th, 2020
Introducing AI3 Voice Engine.
Added AI3's 50+ new voices in Standard & Neural TTS respectively.
In Editor Say As' tags added - Address, Telephone, Characters & Fraction.
Editor Bug fixed.
– September 13th, 2020
Added 4 new English (US) voices in Standard & Neural TTS.
Added 4 new Voices in new language Chinese (Hong Kong), available as Standard TTS.
Added Voice Pitch in Voice Settings. (Ps. Voice Pitch only supported by Standard TTS)
– September 10th, 2020
Added PayPal Payment Gateway
– August 12th, 2020
Added WAV Audio Format & 48Khz, 44.1Khz Sample Rate
– July 25th, 2020
Updated Text Editor, now we have Voice Effect (Breathing, Soft & Whispered) for individual text selection.
Master Voice Volume in Additional Voice Settings.
– July 17th, 2020
Added 200+ New Voices also 10 Additional Languages
Added Pitch & Speed in Basic editor.
Now Voice Speed & Voice Effect able to use at same time.
Added DRC (Dynamic Range Compression) Voice Effect.
– June 20th, 2020
Added Pause, Emphasis, Volume, Say in Basic editor.
Added Premium Voices in Neural TTS Engine: English US - John (Male), Stacy (Female) and Allison (Female) in Standered.
Hindi - India - Anamika (Female), Nikhil (Male)
Arebic - Abdul (Male)
– June 18th, 2020
Added New Voice - Kevin, Male (Child) English, US in Neural TTS.
– April 21th, 2020
Added Register & Login Auth.
Added Account Pages.
Added File History & Cloud Save (File Storage) feature.