Text to speech: Coolpad Catalyst

Use these steps to use text to speech to have messages read out loud on the Coolpad Catalyst.

 

 

 

Set up

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'SYSTEM,' then tap Accessibility.
  4. Tap TalkBack.
  5. Move TalkBack slider to the right to turn on.
  6. Follow the tutorial to set up TalkBack.

 

Text to speech settings

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'PERSONAL,' then tap Language & input.
  4. Scroll to 'SPEECH,' then tap Text-to-speech output.
  5. Under 'GENERAL,' select the following to adjust settings:
    • Speech rate
      • Very slow
      • Slow
      • Normal
      • Fast
      • Faster
      • Very fast
      • Rapid
      • Very rapid
      • Fastest
    • Listen to an example (tap to listen).
    • Default language status (tap to change default language).
  6. Tap the Settings icon to modify settings as desired:
    • Language
      • English (United Kingdom)
      • English (United States)
      • French (France)
      • German (Germany)
      • Italian (Italy)
      • Korean (South Korea)
      • Spanish (Spain)
    • Settings for Google Text To Speech Engine
      • Auto-update voices (on/off)
      • Update voices over Wi-Fi only (on/off)
      • View Open Source Licenses (tap to view)
    • Install voice data

 

Turn on TalkBack

  1. From any Home screen, double tap the All apps icon.
  2. Double tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to 'SYSTEM,' then double tap Accessibility.
  4. Double tap TalkBack.
  5. Move TalkBack slider to the left to turn off.
  6. Double tap Ok to confirm TalkBack is turned off.