Talking SMS and Caller ID Free
500,000 - 1,000,000 downloads
- Functional and useful
- Not very original
Reads aloud who the incoming call/SMS is from.
This app reads aloud the name of the person calling/messaging you - useful for situations such as while driving, it can let you know whether you should pull over and answer or just ignore it. It's not very original however - there are loads of other apps just like it.
The app is functional, simple and easy to use. Very useful for screening calls - only pull over for the important ones while driving for example.
The app isn't very original - there are plenty more just like it.
Talking SMS and Caller ID ( also known as Spoken caller name) is an enhanced caller id android application which speaks up the name of the calling person or the person sending SMS. This application also has the ability to speak the sms contents.
1.Speaks the name of the calling person when your phone is ringing
2.Speaks the name of the SMS sender as soon as the SMS arrives
3.Reads SMS contents (available in paid version only)
4.Avoid reading unknown SMS. That is, only read SMS from your contacts (available in paid version only)
5.Remains silent when your ringer volume is silent – no speech for call or SMS
6.Supports quite on turn or flip. It may be inappropriate at times for the speech to continue. For example a very long SMS is sent by your friend and you don’t it all to be read out. You can flip or turn your phone and the speech stops (available in paid version only)
7.Custom speech settings for SMS and Call (configurable in paid version only). Free version only says call from xxxx or message from xxx (in paid version you can change it to anything)
8.No ringtone while speech. This is achieved by setting Silent ringtone from Settings -> Sound -> Phone ringtone ->Silent ringtone
9.Ability to change Speech pitch and speed of the speech
Feel free to contact if you come across any issues. Your constructive criticism would be highly appreciated
Keywords: voice sms and call, Talking SMS, SMS, Caller ID, CallerID, Talking, Talking Caller ID, Voice Caller ID, enhanced caller id, talking message app , sms reader, car sms
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"Name or message not announced when I receive a text" - This is most likely due to another app installed on your device. Please follow the instructions below.
SETUP INFO FOR GOSMS, HANDCENT, VLINGO USERS:
-GO SMS >> Settings >> Advanced Tab >> Receive Settings >> uncheck "Disable other message notification"
-HANDCENT >> Settings >> Application Settings >> Disable
-VLINGO, Within phone settings, change voice recognizer from Vlingo to Google Voice.
v 1.12 : Some bugs fixed
v 1.11 : Crash fix when calls comes while silent
v 1.10 : Issues fixed for certain phones
ICS look and feel on ICS, German text corrections
Great application for a busy nrw mom and when driving.
My only problem with this is for certain contacts it won't say name for sms even though I there is a name in the contacts. Other than that, is a great app.
Hi... Thanks for this ..apps.I like dis. Make me feel relax. ..wen some1 calling. . I don't need to answer it fast.. They notice me hu is calling or sending sms...