If you own the new phone from OnePlus, you could want to know how to get OnePlus 5 to read text. This phone has a setting feature called dictation that allows you to speak into the phone and it’ll write it down as text into either a memo, email, SMS or any other text type app you have.
The OnePlus 5 voice to text feature is great for times that you want to have a hand free experience with your mobile device. Below we’ll explain how you can set up One Plus 5 voice to text and read to text feature.
When using his feature on the OnePlus 5, you’ll be able to read text out loud, that also works with OnePlus 5 to speak translations, with a book and in many other ways as well. It’s possible to have the read text feature on OnePlus 5 work with other languages than English as well.
Below are instructions on how to set up OnePlus 5 to read text allowed and voice to text.
How To Get OnePlus 5 To Read Text:
- Turn on your phone.
- Open Settings.
- Browse and select on System.
- Tap on Language & input.
- Tap on Text-to-speech that can be found below the Speech section.
- Select the TTS engine:
- OnePlus text-to-speech engine.
- OnePlus Text-to-speech engine.
- Tap on Settings, next to the search engine.
- Tap on Install voice data.
- Select Download.
- Once the language is downloaded, tap on the Back key.
- Tap on Language.
Once you’ve followed the instructions from above, you’ll be able to get OnePlus 5 to read text. We should note that the read text on OnePlus 5 doesn’t really have a focus for the visually impaired, but may work for some. The main concept for this feature is that it’ll speak things to you in real time.