Computer voice vs non-computer

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    makaiguy

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    What does one lose when using a "non-computer" voice?
     
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    Rick F.

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    Using a 'non-computer' voice means it won't read the street names for you. This is called text to speech.
     
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    Once you get used to him reading out the street names you really miss it when you change.
     
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    the only real advantage to non-computer voices is the character sound and any funny comments, but you won't get the street name called out.

    If you look at the size, the computer voice that speaks the street names is about 45mb whereas the character personality voices are like 5mb!!
     
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    Thank you all. Having the street names read verbally is a nice feature. Guess I'll stick with it.
     
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