Vocaloid

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Vocaloid
Developer(s) Yamaha Corporation
Initial release January 15, 2004
Operating system Windows XP / Vista / 7
Apple iOS (iVocaloid, Japan Only)
Available in English, Japanese, Spanish, Korean, Chinese
Type Musical Synthesizer Application
License proprietary
Website vocaloid.com

Vocaloid is a software program that makes a voice. The user can type in lyrics and a melody and it will synthesize singing. A popular vocaloid is Hatsune Miku. Amateurs can use vocaloid, so many songs are created. Some songs are favorites. The major company that sells Vocaloid is Yamaha.This company also sells musical instruments and Hatsune Miku. Other major Vocaloids are Kagamine Rin and Len, KAITO, MEIKO, GUMI, Kamui Gakupo, IA, and Megurine Luka. People can listening to these Vocaloid songs on websites like YouTube. They are also sold on CDs and video games.

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