Descript uses Google Cloud Speech technology to produce text-to-speech transcripts. It is extremely accurate and constantly improving. As of 2017, the service reached a remarkable 95% accuracy level for the English language. 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 as you need, and up to ten gigabytes of media can be supported at the same time.
After signing up, you will be presented with a homescreen which displays a summary of all your projects and folders. Once you’ve signed in, you’ll be able to sign in with your Google account or email credentials. Click the Composition button to begin 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. It also includes a screen recorder and transcription. You can also collaborate with your team members via a shared folder. You can add comments and track the version of a file. Descript is a great tool for creating podcasts or video content.
Podcasters know how hard it takes to produce a quality episode. Cutting audio tracks, trimming clips, and arranging audio clips are just some of the tasks required in podcast production. Descript’s intuitive interface is easy to use and can be mastered in a matter of hours. You can record, mix, and edit audio, as well as your transcript. This makes it a great tool for podcast production. To publish your podcast episodes on your preferred platform, you can connect your Descript account to your Captivate account.
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. Podcasting has never been easier with Descript! Its powerful audio transcription technology and powerful word processing tools make podcasting a breeze. The software also allows you to import music, sound effects, and other files to your podcast. The process of audio transcription is straightforward and efficient and you can easily edit audio and export it.
After successfully launching its new Overdub product, Descript acquired the company Lyrebird, which makes audio editing software. The acquisition enabled the company to launch Overdub, which allows users create templates of their voice with a typing program. Overdub cannot create convincing audio deepfakes for other people. The company is focusing on expanding its product and adding new features.