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Releases and Changelogs (VIN)

Phonexia Voice Inspector (VIN) is developed as a desktop application for forensic speaker comparison.


VIN versions supported

Version Release Date End of Support Maintained Until
4.0 2019-12-12 2022-12-31 2022-12-31

VIN versions deprecated (not supported, after end-of-life).

Version Release Date End of Support Maintained Until
3.2 2018-03-16 2020-12-16 2020-12-16
(prolonged from 2019-09-16)
3.1 2016-10-24 2018-04-24 3.2
3.0 2016-08-05 2018-02-05 3.1
1.3 2015-06-04 2016-12-04 2016-12-04



Voice Inspector v4.0.3, BSAPI 3.40.13 – Jul 15 2022

  • Fixed size of graphs in the report when using the Hi-DPI screen and fixed overlapping labels in the graph of the probability density function
  • Fixed confirmation dialog for discarding changes in the speaker database – when discarding a changed photo, the confirmation dialog “Do you want to save …” popped up infinitely
  • Fixed missing file names when the SID evaluator evaluates speakers from the workspace
  • Fixed unwanted extra comparisons when SID Evaluator evaluates speakers from workspace (instead of comparing only A x B, it compared also B x A, A x A)
  • Added Romanian to the default set of available languages
  • Added the ability to define custom language in the speaker metadata
  • Improved speaker export error message
  • Minor improvements to the phoneme search bar to make it clearer

Voice Inspector v4.0.2, BSAPI 3.35.5 – Mar 25 2021

  • Fixed one more issue in detection of certain USB license tokens

Voice Inspector v4.0.1, BSAPI 3.35.3 – Nov 25 2020

  • Fixed detection of certain USB license tokens

Voice Inspector v4.0.0, BSAPI 3.23.0 – Dec 11 2019

  • VIN is available with L4 technology model
  • Other technology models (S2, L2, L3, XL3) are no longer supported
  • Added Diarization Technology (available in waveform editor)
  • Population Sets structure changed
  • Reworked dialog for population set management
  • Added possibility to set type of estimation of the Target distribution
  • Using population set to estimate Target distribution allows 1:1 comparison
  • Bug fixes

Voice Inspector v3.2.2, BSAPI 3.15.0 – Jun 5 2018

  • Fixed possible application crash on Windows
  • Added phoneme type ‘affricate’ and fixed phoneme types:
    • phoneme ‘C’ changed from ‘fricative’ to ‘affricate’
    • phoneme ‘D’ changed from ‘fricative to ‘plosive’
    • phoneme ‘T’ changed from ‘fricative to ‘plosive’
    • phoneme ‘c’ changed from ‘plosive’ to ‘affricate’

Voice Inspector v3.2.1, BSAPI 3.15.0 – Mar 16 2018

  • Export of Speakers/Populations allows export only voiceprints
  • Wave editor’s Spectrum settings allows to set up smaller values for Window length
  • Added generic label panel in Wave editor
  • New version of population sets (population sets supports speech length compensation)
  • Added dialog which offers to import new population sets into user’s workspace
  • Forbid usage of recordings with low SNR score
  • Added settings of Scoring:
    • base of logarithm of evidence score (log10 or ln)
    • estimation of non-target distribution
    • recording’s speech length compensation (beta)
  • SID Evaluator improvements:
    • Evidence table displays names of compared recordings
  • added Spanish localization
  • updated BSAPI
  • fixed labels and minor bugfixes

Voice Inspector v3.1.1, BSAPI 3.9.1 – Dec 14 2016

  • fixed bug in Speaker Identification Evaluator – Evaluation from directory

Voice Inspector v3.1.0, BSAPI 3.9.1 – Oct 24 2016

  • VIN is available with SID_L3 technology model

Voice Inspector v3.0.0, BSAPI 3.7.0 – Aug 5 2016

  • VIN is available with SID_XL3 technology model
  • Bug fixes
    • fixed Tippett graph colors
    • fixed WaveEditor save recording issue
    • disabled multiple recordings with same name