Nabu Casa Cloud TTS
With Cloud TTS you are able to have text read aloud with natural sounding voices. This service is automatically enabled when you are signed in to your Nabu Casa cloud account and can be called using the
tts.cloud_say service in your automations.
The supported languages are
Supported gender options are
Testing the TTS service
You can select the tts.cloud_say service from the dropdown on the Services page from Developer Tools > Services in the UI, and send text to a compatible media player.
Below is an automation which plays a spoken message to a specific media player when a sensor has had an open state for 10 minutes.
- id: DoorOpen10min alias: Door is still open trigger: platform: state entity_id: sensor.garage_status to: Open for: minutes: 10 action: service: tts.cloud_say data: entity_id: media_player.family_room_speaker message: the door has been open for 10 minutes options: gender: female language: en-US