SpeakWrite is a free App that offers users four unique functions:
1)Record - You can record any length audio, store it on your phone or send it as an e-mail,
2)Transcribe - You can submit that audio to SpeakWrite to be transcribed and delivered back to you within a few hours,
3)Dictate + Photos - You can take photos with your iPhone, dictate comments or descriptions of those, then receive your work back with the text and photos integrated into a single word processing file, and
4)Record telephone calls - You can place a telephone call from your iPhone to any number, record that conversation and receive a complete written transcript of the call.
A full service audio recorder, with the recording functions, navigation capabilities and feel of a traditional digital dictation device,
The ability to record audio of any length, without limitation,
The ability to record telephone conversations from your iPhone,
The ability to instantly upload your recorded audio and photos to SpeakWrite for transcription and return to your iPhone or computer,
A free promo usage of the SpeakWrite transcription service so that your first 1,000 words of transcribed material are free (details below).
(Note: this App is also a fully functional audio recorder without a SpeakWrite account)
With this SpeakWrite App you can record and capture any information you want, of whatever length, and immediately upload it for typing, with the written transcription of it delivered back to you in a Microsoft Word format, in about three hours - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
SpeakWrite does not use voice recognition software for this work, only live US typists.
ATTORNEYS, generating their daily workflow of correspondence, pleadings, legal briefs, etc.,
SALESMEN, capturing the results of sales calls, meetings, customer communications and the like,
STUDENTS, for written transcripts of class lectures, term papers, and daily notes,
INSPECTORS, working to record the results of their compliance and inspection work in various contexts,
ADJUSTORS and APPRAISERS, to aid in documenting facts and circumstances often requiring a mobile, off-site solution,
AUTHORS, for capturing thoughts and ideas as they occur; easily preparing drafts of their finished product,
POLICE, for daily reports, investigations, witness interviews, preparation of necessary supporting legal statements,
ANYONE wishing to easily and reliably capture ideas or observations and generate written records of them.
To use the SpeakWrite App, click the icon on your phone and a simple recording screen will appear.
From there you can create, review, overwrite, or otherwise navigate through your dictation, add photos or record telephone conversations until you have your work as you want and are ready to have it transcribed.
With a single click, the audio (and any attached photos) are delivered to SpeakWrite where the work is typed and delivered back to you as a Microsoft Word document in about three hours.
Or, simply click on the Record function and record a meeting or a lecture, upload the final recording and have a full, written transcription of the proceedings in a matter of hours.
The SpeakWrite transcription service is completely pay-as-you-go; the only charges ever incurred are for any transcription work done, at a per word rate 1.25 cents per word for standard work (about $3.75 for a full page of transcribed material). Full information on the service, the cost and specific SpeakWrite uses is available at www.speakwrite.com/iPhone.
New iPhone users can get 1,000 free words (3 4 pages of transcribed material), using the SpeakWrite voice to document service. No obligation or credit card information is needed to try the service; just submit an audio on your iPhone via the SpeakWrite App.
What's new in this version:
Added the ability to record and transcribe any telephone conversation and the ability to dictate and take photos with the iPhone at the same time and integrate the dictation and the photos into a single transcribed document.