Descript uses Google Cloud Speech technology for text-to-speech transcriptions. Its accuracy is unparalleled and is constantly improving. The service achieved a remarkable 95% accuracy rate for the English language in 2017. This accuracy level is close to the human level and is a major step forward for the software. With this high level of accuracy, Descript serves content creators, radio stations, and legal departments with ease and accuracy, while reducing costs and improving workflows.
You will need to create an Account in order to use Descript. Once you have created an account, you can access a secure website to manage your projects. Once you log in, you will be able to see the history of your projects, which is convenient for sharing with others. You can also share and edit projects with other users thanks to the app’s high security. You can record as many tracks you want and can store up to ten gigabytes.
Once you’ve signed up, you’ll be greeted with a homescreen that provides an overview of all your projects, teams, and folders. After you sign in, you will be able to log in with your Google account and email credentials. Then, click the Composition button to start recording. Descript automatically backs up audio you have recorded so you can make edits if needed.
Although many tools offer similar functionality to Descript, it is unique because it offers an all-in-one solution. You can use it to create polished media using audio and video editing tools. The app also features a screen recorder and transcription. You can also collaborate with team members through a shared folder, add comments, and track the version of a document. Descript is a great tool for creating podcasts or video content.
Podcasters know how hard it takes to produce a quality episode. Podcast production involves many tasks, including trimming audio tracks and organizing audio clips. Descript’s intuitive interface is easy to use and can be mastered in a matter of hours. This software allows you to record, mix, and edit audio as well as your transcript. This makes it an ideal podcast production tool. You can easily connect your Descript account with your Captivate account to publish your podcast episodes on your preferred platform.
After you have installed Descript, the next step will be to record audio and then edit it. You can also collaborate with other podcasters to record audio and export the finished audio files. With Descript, podcasting has never been easier! Its powerful audio transcription technology and powerful word processing tools make podcasting a breeze. You can also import sound effects and music to your podcast using the software. The process of audio transcription is straightforward and efficient and you can easily edit audio and export it.
Descript purchased Lyrebird, a company that makes audio editing software, after launching the Overdub product. This acquisition helped the company launch a feature called Overdub, which allows users to create templates of their voice using a typing program. Overdub cannot create convincing audio deepfakes for other people. The company is working to expand its product and add new features.