SALT LAKE CITY, UT/TOKYO (ots) - Fonix(R) Corporation (OTC BB:
FNIX), an international provider of leading speech interface
solutions, announces the Fonix/Epson Embedded Speech Solution for the
Seiko Epson S1C33 family of chips. Developers may now allow users to
interact with a wide range of consumer electronic devices and
appliances -- simply by speaking.
Our embedded speech solution includes both Fonix
speaker-independent embedded SR and our TTS family. Our SR provides
command-and-control functions that respond to continuous speech.
Fonix embedded TTS solutions give developers a more natural-sounding
voice, while using low memory and maintaining a highly efficient
"The real advantage of our Fonix/Epson Embedded Speech Solution is
that it considerably decreases time-to-market for our customers
delivering innovative speech interface solutions," says D. Lynn
Shepherd, vice president, Fonix Product Engineering. "A variety of
voice applications developed on the PC can be taken to an Epson-based
platform within minutes."
With the Fonix/Epson Embedded Speech Solution, developers can
easily integrate SR and TTS onto embedded products such as:
- Automotive multimedia systems
- Mobile phones and smartphones
- PDAs and pagers
- Games and toys
- Data collection devices
- Language learning and assistive devices
- Appliances and other consumer devices
The Fonix/Epson Embedded Speech Solution will be available third
quarter 2003 from Fonix. Visit www.fonix.com for an introduction to
our complete suite of speech solutions, or contact a Fonix
representative at (801) 553-6600 for information.
Fonix Corporation (OTC BB: FNIX) provides speech interface
solutions for mobile / wireless devices, computer telephony systems,
the assistive market, vehicle telematics, and everyday consumer
devices. Leading chip manufacturers, independent software and
hardware vendors, and Internet content and service providers
incorporate Fonix technology to provide their customers with an easy,
convenient, reliable user experience.
Investor contact, Michelle Aamodt, (801) 553-6600,
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