New on 4/14: Overdub, audiograms, publishing, and live transcription →

It’s how you make a podcast.

Record. Transcribe. Edit. Mix. As easy as typing.
Take control of your podcast with Descript.
Download Descript for free →

Edit audio by editing text. Drag and drop to add music and sound effects.

Use the Timeline Editor for fine-tuning with fades and volume editing.

Live Collaboration: Real time multiuser editing and commenting.

“Our style of podcasting and editing wouldn’t be possible without Descript.”
Babak Nivi,
½ of the Naval Podcast
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Multitrack recording — Descript dynamically generates a single combined transcript.

Overdub: Correct your voice recordings by simply typing. Powered by Lyrebird AI.

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Industry leading transcription. Descript partners with the most accurate transcription providers to make sure you’re always getting the best transcription out there.


  • Up to 96% accurate
  • Speaker detection
  • 3 min turnaround (for 60 min file)
  • Free with subscription


  • 99% accurate
  • Avg. less than 1 day turnaround
  • $2.00 / minute

Not just audio — edit video by editing text. Organize and edit your footage. Export to Final Cut Pro or Premiere.

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"Edit the text like you would with any text editor, and Descript automatically edits the audio to match. I have to say, it feels a lot like magic."
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"Descript saved me SO much time. Blown away by the attention to detail this product has. One outcome of knowing a user workflow so well before designing for it is that the product feels it's reading your mind."
Ali Tariq