picotts text-to-speech platform uses Pico TTS library to read out text with natural sounding voices.
Pico TTS is a powerful open-source engine that runs locally (cloudless) so it can work even without an internet connection.
To enable text-to-speech with Pico, add the following lines to your
# Example configuration.yaml entry tts: - platform: picotts
The configuration sample below shows how an entry can look like:
# Example configuration.yaml entry tts: - platform: picotts language: "fr-FR"