30 minutes of free transcription
Descript is powered by Google Speech — the most advanced transcription technology, ever. Transcribe your recording in less time than it takes to read this webpage. Subscribers pay just 7¢ a minute.
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Editing audio is as intuitive as your favorite text editor. Cut, paste, copy and delete — remix your text, and your audio follows.
You’ll wonder how you ever managed the old way.
Descript's Wordbar™ makes waveform editing a breeze. Drag a word to give it some breathing room — or nudge it closer to its neighbors. Automatic crossfades make this the editor you’ve always wished for.
The journey of your voice audio begins with Descript, and probably ends somewhere else. A slew of text, audio, subtitle, and non-destructive export options make Descript ready for any workflow.
Transcribe multiple tracks from the same recording session — and combine them into one high-fidelity transcript
Descript generates near-perfect speaker labels for multitrack recordings
Work through recordings at your own pace. Patient Playback waits as you make corrections — then speeds up when you’re ready
Built-in recording makes it easy to capture quick fixes — or an entire interview
Efficiently transcribe your video’s audio track, then export captions to SRT/VTT
For occasional transcribers that don't need to edit audio.