Text to Speech Avatar for Videos

Create videos with hyper-realistic text-to-speech avatars in minutes. All you need to do is type in text, our tool takes care of the rest.

  • 70+ realistic talking avatars
  • Text-to-speech in 70+ languages
  • Create voiceovers from text
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How to create a text to speech avatar

Step 1: Create a video script

We recommend using no more than 3-4 sentences per video slide to keep the video short and engaging.

Step 2: Choose an text to speech avatar

Next, choose an AI avatar. We have over 70 diverse AI avatars to choose from.

Step 3: Paste text and choose voice

Copy your text and paste it into the script box slide by slide. We will generate a voiceover in any of the supported 70+ languages.

Step 4: Edit video

Add images, videos, colors, shapes, text, animations and more to make your avatar stand out.

Step 5: Generate and download

All you have to do now is generate the avatar video.

Once the video is generated, you can share it, download it or embed it.

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  • Difficult to read
  • Basic format
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What makes our text-to-speech avatars stand out?

Yes, you can create talking avatars for videos in just 5 minutes. You can also do so much more.

Create voiceovers in 70+ languages

Make your text-to-speech avatar multilingual. With our text to speech function, you can simply paste your text and our AI software will generate the audio.

  • 70+ languages
  • 200+ voices
  • No need for audio recordings


Generate human-like AI avatars

Our tool generates remarkably realistic AI characters with natural facial expressions, speech, and head movements. You almost can't tell it was made by a computer.

  • 70+ avatars
  • Diverse style selection
  • Based on real actors


Produce and record videos in one tool

To create a video, simply paste text, choose a human-like character and voice, and customize the content to fit your brand. That's it.

  • No need for cameras or audio equipment
  • Includes access to 50+ video templates
  • Easily update video in seconds


Responsible use of deepfakes

Synthesia is a brand with a strong stance on the ethics of deepfakes. All content goes through an internal screening process, and re-enacting someone without their consent is impossible.

Create videos at scale

Typically, video creation with actors is costly and lengthy. With Synthesia, you can create dozens of videos with talking avatars in a few hours.

Adjust video file on demand

Want to change the contents of your video? Simply duplicate and edit your existing video in STUDIO, and generate again!

All features

See the overview of all features available in Synthesia STUDIO.
Text to video
Transform simple text into professional-looking video for the first time ever. Videos can be up to 30 minutes long.
60+ Languages
We currently support 60+ different languages. We are constantly adding more accents and voices to the platform. See languages here.
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60+ AI avatars
With Synthesia you have out-of-the-box access to 40+ avatars. We are always adding more presenters to the platform. See them here.
Custom avatars
You can easily create your own presenter. It takes only 5 minutes. This is a paid add-on feature. Read more about it here.
Custom backgrounds
Easily upload any image or video as a background to your videos. Ideal resolution is 1920x1080.
Audio uploads
Record real voice clips and upload them to create video clips with your AI presenter. Only available in the corporate version.
Background music
We have prepared a selection of background music that you can freely add as a background sound to your videos.
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MP4 downloads
Each video comes in Full HD (1920x1080) resolution and you can freely download them from the platform.
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Video sharing pages
Each video gets a dedicated video sharing page. Easily share the video with your colleagues or clients or embed it on your website.
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Multi-slide videos
Combine several Synthesia videos into one video. Now you can create rich slide deck video experiences in just a few minutes.
Update video content
With Synthesia, you can simply duplicate the video, change the text and have an updated version of a video in just a few minutes.
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Add text, images, shapes
Add additional text, image or shape elements to your videos directly in Synthesia. No more annoying switching between different tools.

Synthesia Avatars

Below you can demo the avatars currently available on Synthesia.

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Synthesia allows us fast video productions with impressive results. It´s a great problem solver for our internal communication as well as for our training
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Easy-to-use and immediate wow-effect
The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze.
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The tool I have been waiting for years

Synthesia is straightforward to use. No additional peripherals, like cams and microphones needed. The results are impressive. Everything is optimized, so you are not forced to decide on tens of confusing settings.

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A great tool for creating videos!

As an educational institution, we need to produce educational materials in 2 languages. Synthesia helps us to create high quality content in both languages, saving time and money — without compromising on quality.

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Synthesia client - Nataly R.
Great product with even greater customer support

Synthesia allows us to use video for situations we do not normally have resources for. So far, it has been used for product training, internal communication or explaining new processes.

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Jana M.
Beautiful and powerful results with little effort

We have built a training academy for our SaaS product with Synthesia. We managed to produce 20 professional-looking training videos in just three weeks.

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Tue S. Synthesia custoemr
Great resource for Training & Communication initiatives

We're using Synthesia to create explainer videos. It's just easier, faster, and more cost-effective to use Synthesia than to record an actual person doing the explanation.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you make an avatar that talks?

The answer lies in the name 'text to speech avatar'.

Using text-to-speech technology, you can choose a language and voice, and create an (almost) human avatar.

Some tools also allow you to alter the pitch and style of the voice to make your content fit your target audiences better.

Ready to make a text-to-speech avatar?

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Synthesia is changing how my clients enter the global marketplace by delivering a hyper-local impact. In my world where language is so crucial it makes huge difference. The process itself is so advanced you can’t tell your actor is not a native speaker!
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