Language: Japanese
DB Name: JPN_ASR001
Product Type: Microphone
Environment: Home/office
Speaker: 144
Prompts/spkr:
Utterances: 13,067
Audio Hrs: 33
kHz: 16
Channels: 1
Description

  • This is a 144 speaker microphone recorded database, Global Phone, developed incollaboration with the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • Each speaker reads a number of phonetically rich sentences
  • The read texts were selected from national newspaper articles available from the web tocover a wide domain with large vocabulary
  • Gender 50% male, 50% female
  • Broad distribution of speakers in the age group of 18-70 years
  • All speakers were recorded in a home/office type environment
  • Database is fully transcribed and the transcription is available both in original script and inRomanized form (where applicable)
Source: Global Phone