Accurately transcribe an audio file of any single speaker's voice from podcasts or recorded audio files Multiple transcription sources allowed within a profile so one user can easily manage different recordings Compose and reply to emails in Gmail using full text controls, doing dictation and editing natively without having to transfer any text Higher performance with drastically reduced latency and faster editing with pure 64-bit application and improved memory management capabilities Improved accuracy over version 3.x, with optimization for latest speech recognition technology. Transcribe, edit and write all by voice, wirelessly Dragon Dictate for Mac, version 4 is the ultimate productivity tool that enables you to save time and get more done. Dictate, edit, transcribe and control your computer all by using your voice and the included 16 kHz Bluetooth headset and USB dongle to talk to your Mac wirelessly. Dragon’s accurate speech recognition, customizable capabilities, easy-to-use interface and full transcription ﬂexibility means you get more done — at home, school or work — quickly and accurately. Dragon Dictate for Mac, version 4 now includes the powerful capability to accurately transcribe an audio ﬁle of any single speaker’s voice from podcasts or pre-recorded audio ﬁles. You now get accurate and fast speech recognition, plus versatile transcription capabilities all in one. Flexible vocabulary editor to easily customize for the way you workView larger Control Gmail within Firefox or Safari, using your voice with Full Text Control View larger Perfect for Mac users who want to be more productive and use their voice to command their computer; ideal for writers and bloggers, creative professionals, high school and college students, journalists, business people, home users, educators, and many others. Also great for users who have a need for powerful, accurate transcription capabilities from any single speaker audio source. Accuracy and Speed Up to 99% accurate and faster than typing – make fewer edits and get more done Flexible voice commands With just your voice, create and edit documents in Apple Pages 4.3, compose and manage email in Gmail, surf and search the Web and update your Facebook and Twitter status, to get things done quickly. Smart Format Rules automatically adapt to how you want abbreviations, numbers and more to appear, so you don’t have to correct it every time. Easily create custom word lists and macros for frequently used text, giving you the ﬂexibility to customize Dragon Dictate for the way you work. New in Version 4: Powerful transcription. More control. More accurate. Faster. * Now accurately transcribe an audio ﬁle of any single speaker’s voice from podcasts or pre-recorded audio ﬁles. * Now multiple transcription sources allowed within a profile so one user can easily work with different recordings. * Now Full Text Control for creating emails in Gmail. * Now voice control your Gmail inbox within Safari and Firefox. * Now you can mix talking and typing with Full Text Control in Apple Pages 4.3. * Now higher performance and faster editing with pure 64-bit application and improved memory management capabilities. * Improved accuracy over version 3. x, with optimization for latest speech recognition technology. Transcription training using just 90 seconds of an audio clipView larger Powerful transcription Full transcription capabilities to easily transcribe your voice memos from a smartphone or portable voice recorder into text. Accurately transcribe an audio ﬁle of any single speaker’s voice from podcasts or pre-recorded audio ﬁles. System Requirements CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 Ghz or faster processor - Intel Core i3, i5 or i7 recommendedFree hard disk space: 3GBSupported operating systems: OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.3) or OS X Mavericks (10.9)RAM: 4GB, 8GB recommendedA DVD-ROM drive for installationA Nuance-approved 16 kHz Bluetooth headset microphone for Mac (included in purchase)An Internet connection is required for automatic product activation (a quick anonymous process).
This is my review of Dragon Dictate for Mac 4.0 using the software only and this review will not be edited (I will put in parentheses the correct text that I meant to say). In the second part of this review will focus on how to get the most out of Dragon Dictate and voice dictation in general, I recommend following its directions as you will get better accuracy using this software.**NOTE** I have never used the Bluetooth headsets that they include with..