The name of the app is now “Speech Services by Google” with a new logo. The app also supports new features. Speech Services, a Google app, not only provides text-to-speech, but also provides speech-to-speech functionality to your application to convert speech to text. See the About This App section for more information.

Enhance your device with the magic of Google’s text-to-speech and voice-to-speech technologies. Google voice recognition function
Speech Services provides voice-to-text capabilities for Google and other third-party apps to translate your remarks into text. For example, the following users are available:
• Google Maps when searching for locations using voice
• Recorder app to post recordings on your device
• Phone app call screen function to get real-time transcription of caller
• Accessibility apps such as VoiceAccess for controlling devices by voice
• A dictation or keyboard app that you might use to dictate text messages by voice
• An app with a voice search function so that you can quickly search for your favorite programs and songs.
• A language learning app that recognizes what you say when practicing a new language
•… and many other applications on the Play Store
To use the Google voice recognition feature on your Android device[設定]>[アプリと通知]>[デフォルトのアプリ]>[アプリのアシスト]Go to. Select Speech Services by Google as your preferred voice input engine.
Google speech synthesis function
Speech Services allows applications to read the text on the screen aloud. For example, the following users are available:
• Google Play Books to “read” your favorite books
• Google Translate to speak the translation aloud so that you can hear the pronunciation of the word
• Talkback and accessibility applications for device-wide voice feedback
•… and many other applications on the Play Store
To use the Google text-to-speech feature on your Android device[設定]>[言語と入力]>[テキスト読み上げ]Go to. Select Speech Services by Google as your preferred engine.
Speech Services by Google is already available on many Android devices, but you can update to the latest version here.