by: DINS • 574
If you are a Knight Rider fan, You may find this application very interesting. The best buddy that any driver can have, KITT is only a click away. (This application is based on the TextToSpeech technology. Hence the voice is NOT the original voice of KITT/KARR. If you are expecting the original voice, you are looking at the wrong app)
Video demos on youtube
With voice recognition capabilities (Active internet connection required), you can command kitt/karr to a whole range of functionalities. Below are the range of functions and the relevant voice command that are currently available.
Check the current time – “Time please” or “What is the time”
Initiate a voice call – “call” followed by the name as given in the contact list (will skip if more than 10 matches are found for the given name)
Send a SMS message – “send message to” followed by the name as given in the contact list
Set a reminder – “set reminder” or “remind me to ” followed by the reminder
Set your name – “set name” or “change name”
For a range of general knowledge questions - “General knowledge” – Note: if you want kitt to repeat the question say “repeat question”. You have the option of answering this MCQ questions by either saying the correct option (A, B, C or D) or the number (1,2,3 or 4) or even the correct answer itself (Eg: Mount Everest)
Increase the pitch of the voice – “Increase pitch”
Decrease the pitch of the voice – “Decrease pitch”
Activate voice box to KITT (the default) - “Activate kitt”
Activate voice box to KARR - “Activate karr”
Kitt scan Sound effect - “Scan the area”
Also try the following voice commands: Who are you?, Who is Michael Knight? What is Knight Rider?, activate kitt as karr, activate karr as kitt.
You can also set your own voice commands or even override the above once. (Example: Voice command “I love you” response “I love you too” or even “I know!”) Use this to even ask things that you may forget – example: When is someone’s birthday or even an anniversary
To add a voice command: “Add voice command” or “Add voice command” followed by the voice command (use this command to override / modify an existing command as well)
To remove a voice command: “Remove voice command”
Kitt is also programmed to read out sms messages that you receive. You have the option of replying to same if you wish to do so.
say "KITT" or "KARR" as appropriate to activate the microphone to initiate the voice command.
Select you preferred voice box mode – KITT and KARR
Supports up to 5 languages – English, French, Italian, German and Spanish. The application will detect the selected language of the default TTS and follows the same. For optimal results with this application, make sure you have set the correct Voice recognition language as well as the correct language for the text to speech engine. (Check under settings -> voice input and output)
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