Nuance Dragon Alternatives

    Nuance Dragon is described as 'We rely on our computers more and more every day, whether we’re creating documents and reports, surfing the Web or catching up on email'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Nuance Dragon for a variety of platforms, including Windows, the Web, Mac, Linux and SaaS. The best alternative is Dictanote, which is free. Other great apps like Nuance Dragon are LipSurf (Free), SpeechTexter (Free), Speechnotes (Free) and LOVO Studio (Freemium).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Mar 30, 2021

    • Main Feature:Full Common Functions: Read Text Files o Text files o MS Word files o MS Internet Explorer webpages o Adobe PDF files o Emails Read... View 69 alternatives to NaturalReader
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
    • Any Text to Voice is a powerful text-to-speech app to read out loud text on PC or phone, and save text to audio files. View 7 alternatives to Any Text to Voice
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows


    • Simple TTS Reader is a small clipboard reader. Simply copy any text, and it will be read aloud. You can choose any installed speech engine, e.g. Microsoft Anna. View 54 alternatives to Simple TTS Reader
      This alternative is disputed. Simple TTS Reader is still a legitimate alternative to Nuance Dragon, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Simple TTS Reader vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      "This text-to-speech utility" Dragon is a speech to text program. There is a major difference between the two.
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

      Why do TTS synthesizers keep getting listed as Dragon alternatives?
      Negative comment 4 months ago

    • Dictandu is a document editor that combines speech recognition with instant spell checking and keyboard editing. It has a slick user interface and even works on mobiles. View 20 alternatives to Dictandu
      Most users think Dictandu is a great alternative to Nuance Dragon.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      Dictandu vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      macco Its speech recognition works perfect and the integrated spellchecker/grammar corrector makes working dictation very efficient.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      Mansampard01 While Dragon is better for in app dictation with word. Dictandu gives you an editor of its own that is perfect for web content creation.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      "While Dragon is better for in app dictation"
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

    • Express Dictate software is a voice recording program that works like a dictaphone. It lets you use your PC or Mac to send dictation to your typist by email, Internet or over the computer network. View 13 alternatives to Express Dictate Digital Dictation Software
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Express Dictate Digital Dictation Software vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      "lets you use your PC or Mac to send dictation to your typist by email, Internet or over the computer network"
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

      Express Dictate Digital Dictation Software is a voice recording software, *not* a voice-to-text software.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

      Does not transcribe audio to text, it is literally just a sound recorder.
      Negative comment 4 months ago



    • Online Text to Speech by ReadSpeaker. Speech-enable web sites, mobile apps, online documents and forms so that your visitors can listen to your content. View 55 alternatives to ReadSpeaker
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Blackberry
      • iPad
      ReadSpeaker vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Text to speech reader not a speech to text program like Dragon. Dragon can do text-to-speech but it is primarily a speech to text program. This program has no speech to text capabilities.
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

    • Gespeaker is a GTK+ frontend for espeak. It allows to play a text in many languages with settings for voice, pitch, volume, speed and word gap. View 9 alternatives to Gespeaker
      This alternative is disputed. Gespeaker is still a legitimate alternative to Nuance Dragon, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Gespeaker vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Text to speech reader. Dragon is a voice to text program they are not the same
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

    • Dictation software for blogger and other webworkers. View 11 alternatives to Wryte
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Wryte vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      dictation software for blogger and other webworkers • for web developers • site provides code not usable software
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

    • Control applications or games by voice commands and/or by the press of a keyboard, mouse button or combinations of it, additionaly you can start any of your macros by scheduler, by a macro action, or from an external program. View 7 alternatives to VoiceMacro
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
    • Automatically create natural voice overs for your videos. Create your own voice overs from your text. A natural sounding voice is automatically generated for your videos. You are also able to create only natural sounding voices and export them. View 11 alternatives to VoiceOverMaker
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)