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Artificial Intelligence (AI): Audio and Video

Popular Audio Generative AI

Tool Name Description Key Features and Benefits Cost and Limits Ideal Use
Speechify AI tool to transform text into spoken words, designed for accessibility High-quality voice output, Multiple language support, Integration across platforms, Personalized listening speed Free version limitations, Restricted voice selection, Daily usage cap Reading assistance, Learning disabilities, Auditory learning, Language learners
Deepbrain Transforms scripts into fully voiced and visualized content Innovative AI Integration, Wide Range of Voices, Extensive Selection of Avatars, Rich Video Template Library Monthly video generation cap, Basic plan limitations Text-to-video solutions, Educational content, Marketing, Personal projects AI voice-over platform for content creators, marketers, and developers Range of voices, Simplicity, Emotion Modulation, Integration with APIs Free plan limitations, Cap on audio length, Paid subscription for premium features Content creation, Marketing, App development
Notevibes AI voice generator for personal and commercial use Voice Variety, Downloadable Audio, Customization, Text Processing Free version restrictions, Limited characters, Paid plans for premium voices Voice-overs for presentations, E-learning, IVR systems
FakeYou Specializes in celebrity and character voice imitations. Also has a Beta version that focuses on personal voice imitation Variety of Unique Voices, Personal Voice Imitation, Data Privacy, Quality Output Complexity in voice generation, Privacy considerations, Tiered payment plans for different access Creative and recreational use, Parody videos, Fan-made content, Creating a virtual assistant, Accessibility, Voice-overs
Replica Studios AI voice generator for content creators and game developers Wide Variety of Voices, Ease of Use, Versatility Monthly usage cap, Premium subscription for full access Game development, Animation, Filmmaking Hyper realistic AI voice generator with text-to-speech and voice cloning capabilities Voice Cloning, Quality and Variety, User-Friendly Free 14 day trial,  Subscription for full features E-learning, Audiobook creation, Multimedia content development
Respeecher Specializes in voice transformation and voice-over production Voice Transformation, High Quality Contact-based model, Need to inquire for free trials Filmmaking, Content creation, Unique audio experiences
Listnr Text-to-Speech Converts written content into spoken audio for content creators High-Quality Voice Output, Integration with Platforms, Customization, 1000+ different voices in over 500
languages, Including a clone of your own voice.
Limited access in free version, Cap on conversions, Premium subscription for more features Bloggers, Podcasters, Marketers

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Most generative AI tools for music creation focus on the use of music in personal digital projects. For a yearly or monthly subscription, most will allow for commercial usage of music, along with an increase in the number of styles, song creations, and downloads that are allowed.

Tool Name Description Key Features and Benefits Cost and Limits
Soundful Leverage the power of AI to generate royalty free background music at the click of a button for your videos, streams, podcasts and much more. Offers a variety of theme and mood templates.  Free with limited styles, 3 downloads per month, and non-profit or personal use only. Yearly cost for more styles, downloads, and commercial use.
Soundraw SOUNDRAW's music AI functions by creating a song list with tracks that obey the parameters you choose when first navigating to their “Create Music” tab. The choices are all on the tags (Mood, Genre, Instruments, etc.) User-friendly Interface, Simply choose the mood, the genre, and the length. Their AI will generate fascinating songs for you. Free offers unlimited song creation, Easy to download, Subscription required for Royalty-free or licensing
Boomy Boomy uses a statistics-based approach to generate a starting point for the user's song composition and production, which can then be further customized using their accessible editing tools.  Simple interface, Songs can be submitted for review and publication through Boomy’s record label, where it can earn revenue as people stream it.  Free (create and edit songs, limited song saves and releases, no downloads), Subscription services increase release numbers and song saves, plus allow commercial use
Loudly The Loudly AI Music Engine generates infinite musical variations across multiple genres and moods. Also offers a text to music tool, just type your prompt, and let the AI create your personalized song instantly, 100% royalty-free. Simple interface, Freedom to customize and adapt the Loudly catalogue of music Free (limited song generations and length, downloads, and licensing), Subscription offers longer songs, more downloads, more licensing options, and commercial use Specializes in epic synthetic singing and rapping vocals for creative agencies, musicians, and coders. Variety of Unique Voices, User-friendly Interface, Community Element Free (limited credits per month, weaker audio quality, Watermark in output), Subscription offers commercial use, more renders, and voice cloning

Popular Video Generative AI

DeepBrainAI is an AI video generator that focuses on realistic AI avatars, natural text-to-speech, and powerful text-to-video capabilities.

How to use it: It boasts an easy three step process to creating videos: 

  1. Generate a voiceover: Convert text to speech in over 80 languages using our library of 100+ studio-quality voices. Check your grammar, generate ideas, and translate any script to any language using our in-editor ChatGPT tool!
  2. Select an AI avatar: AI Avatars bring your text to life with hyper-realistic speech and natural movements. You can select from over 100 diverse avatars or create a custom avatar!
  3. Finish and download: Finish by adding graphic designs, background music, and text. With just one click, your video will be ready to download and share on all platforms within minutes.

Language: 80 languages

Cost: Free short video with limited scenes. Plans run from $24 to $180 a month.

Colossyan promotes itself as the AI video platform for workplace learning.

How to use it:  

  1. Colossyan offers a large number of templates to begin your video creation
  2. Choose an AI avatar. There is a diverse range or custom avatars can be created.
  3. Users can upload PDFs and slides to generate learning videos from text.
  4. Finish and download: Finish by adding graphic designs, background music, and text. With just one click, your video will be ready to download and share on all platforms within minutes.

Language: Over 120 languages that can be auto-translated

Cost: Free short video with limited avatars and backgrounds. Plans run from $19 to $61 a month.

BasedLabs markets itself as an innovative platform for AI video generation, offering tools for users to create, share, and explore AI-powered videos. It is a place where users can craft everything from abstract animations to story-rich content, fostering a community focused on creativity and technological advancement.

How it works:  

BasedLabs runs on a lot of data that is ingested by the platform from various sources, including multimedia, unstructured text, and structured databases. Basedlabs AI preprocesses the data, cleaning, organizing, and transforming it into a format that is ready for analysis.

Suggested Users: 

  • Bloggers who are struggling to create new content regularly
  • Small business owners who want to create original product reviews
  • YouTubers who want crispy and unique titles and descriptions for their videos
  • Social media managers who want to quickly create excellent social media posts
  • SEOs, affiliate marketers, and anyone who wants to write blog articles 

Cost: Free when signed in through Discord or Google. Some features require payment. allows users to turn text to video in minutes.  Users can create studio-quality videos with AI avatars and voiceovers.

How to use it:  

  1. Create your script. You can use your own script or generate one from a link, doc, or with AI assistance.
  2. Customize your video. Choose your AI avatar, change colors, fonts, and layouts to personalize your video.
  3. Finish and share your video! Download your video as an mp4, get a sharable link, or create an embed code.

Language: 130+ languages

Cost: Free short video to try the tool. Plans run from $22 to $67 a month.

Flexclip allows users to easily create and edit videos for the brand, marketing, social media, family, and any other purpose.

How to use it:  

  1. Start with a template or from scratch.
  2. Use AI text to video, AI video script, or AI image generator to save time and effort with your video creation.
  3. Utilize 1000+ text animations and preset styles, transitions, and vector elements to customize your video.

Language: 140+ languages

Cost: Free for up to 12 projects with limited video length and content. Plans range from $9.99 to $19.99 a month with more freedom for creation. 

Benefits and Drawbacks of Generative AI

  • Write text at various levels of complexity and meaningfulness on any topic.
  • Provide a summary of a longer document (either by pasting the text into the AI tool or uploading a PDF or other file).
  • Helps with brainstorming ideas and search terms for a topic.
  • Create AI-generated art.
  • Find answers to questions formed from a variety of sources from the tool's LLM.
  • Creates unique text each time it is used.
  • Hallucinations (can create text that sounds right, but is actually incorrect)
  • Privacy concerns (it uses the data you enter to train the model, so it can be shared with others).
  • May require you to set up a login and share personal information in order to use it.
  • Biases in the materials used to train it can flow through into its responses.
  • Different versions may have source or date limitations that make its answers incorrect or less useful.
  • Given the variety of free and pro versions, there can be digital inequity in access to the same level of tool.