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The MBROLA Project is described as 'The aim of the MBROLA project, initiated by the TCTS Lab of the Faculté Polytechnique de Mons (Belgium), is to obtain a set of speech synthesizers for as many languages as possible, and provide them free for non-commercial applications' and is a Text to Speech service. There are more than 10 alternatives to The MBROLA Project for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Online / Web-based, SaaS and Xbox. The best alternative is NaturalReader. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Read Aloud or Central Access Reader. Other great apps like The MBROLA Project are kurzweil 3000, GhostReader, SpeechParrot.app and SpeakLine.

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    NaturalReader

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    80 alternatives to NaturalReader 

    Natural Reader is a professional text to speech program that converts any written text into spoken words. The paid versions of Natural Reader have many more features.

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    1.  Text to SpeechNaturalReader allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
    2.  PortableNaturalReader can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Read Aloud

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    57 alternatives to Read Aloud 

    ReadAloud is a very powerful text-to-speech app which can read aloud web pages, news, documents, e-books or your own custom contents. ReadAloud can help with your busy life by reading aloud your articles while you continue with your other tasks.

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    1.  Text to SpeechRead Aloud allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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      kurzweil 3000

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      55 alternatives to kurzweil 3000 

      Breakthrough attention, language, and reading barriers with technology built to drive meaningful progress.

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      1.  Text to Speechkurzweil 3000 allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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      GhostReader

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      The premier Text-to-Speech solution for the Mac. GhostReader allows you to listen while your Mac does the talking in your language of choice

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      1.  Text to SpeechGhostReader allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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        Central Access Reader

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        • Windows
        44 alternatives to Central Access Reader 

        Central Access Reader (CAR) is a free, open source, text-to-speech application, which reads docx files and pasted text using the voices installed on your computer. It currently works only on 64-bit Windows.

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        1.  Text to SpeechCentral Access Reader allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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          SpeechParrot.app

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          Online text to speech converter that comes without subscription model. Pay for only what you need. With more than 30 languages used to produce natural sounding voices for commercial use.

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          1.  Text to SpeechSpeechParrot.app allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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            SpeakLine

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            SpeakLine lets your Mac talk to you!.

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            1.  Text to SpeechSpeakLine allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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              Speakabo

              69 alternatives to Speakabo 

              With Speakabo, Convert your text to audio and download files in MP3. Speakabo has one of largest collection of realistic voices(100+ voices 20+ Languages) powered by AI. Get dazzling audio created in minutes with advanced customization with SSML tags.

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              1.  Text to SpeechSpeakabo allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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              Naturaltts.com

              56 alternatives to Naturaltts.com 

              Naturaltts.com is an online text to speech converter with natural sounding voices. Ability to download files in mp3. Available for Personal and Commercial Usage.

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              1.  Text to SpeechNaturaltts.com allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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                RoboVoice

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                • Software as a Service (SaaS)
                57 alternatives to RoboVoice 

                Easily convert text to WAV audio files and use them directly in other programs via drag and drop!

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                1.  Text to SpeechRoboVoice allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
                  Direct usage of generated audio files in other programs via drag & drop.
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