vocoder


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vo·cod·er

 (vō′kō′dər)
n.
An electronic device or system for synthesizing speech.

vocoder

(ˈvəʊˌkəʊdə)
n
(Instruments) music a type of synthesizer that uses the human voice as an oscillator
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They used a vocoder and afterwards when I watched it back I could hear it too.
In World War II, conversing covertly via the vocoder required two turntables, an arrangement that inadvertently foreshadowed a hip hop DJ's setup.
SUNNY YET FOREBODING, nostalgia filled but still very much looking ahead, Black Moth Super Rainbow is primarily known for lo-fi kaleidoscopic electro-pop steeped in vocoders and vintage analog synths.
AudioCodes blades and media gateways (TrunkPack and Mediant) are converged media gateways that support a variety of Vocoders and Signaling technologies to comply with a multitude of access networks, such as PSTN, Packet Cable, WiFi, GSM, UMTS, CDMA and 3G networks.
Since the vocoder gets frames of information from the base station, the path between the vocoder and the base station must be fast and reliable.
Agilent's implementation of the PESQ measurement predicts vocoder speech quality using the algorithm recommended by the ITU-T P.
Trouble is, Mariah may look good but the album is unremittingly awful with vocoder vocals, studio trickery and bland songs.
CML Microcircuits announced the RALCWI (Robust Advanced Low Complexity Waveform Interpolation) vocoder IC.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-23 January 2001-Ensigma Technologies ships AMR vocoder software codec (C)1994-2001 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.
Remember to analyze the VFRAD's true voice throughput requirement -- the vocoder rate does not include FIR overhead.
com) a leading innovator and provider of low-power semiconductors for Global Wireless and Wireline communication markets, today announced the introduction of a new RALCWI (Robust Advanced Low Complexity Waveform Interpolation) vocoder IC.
But any album that opens with a vocoder vocal is in trouble, and this slicky-produced pop set sounds as if it was planned by market researchers and accountants.