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    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. But it’s not always easy to complete everything you need to do on your PC. Now there’s a faster and easier way to interact with your PC' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Nuance Dragon for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, 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).

    This page was last updated Jan 18, 2022

    1. Natural Reader is a professional text to speech program that converts any written text into spoken words. The paid versions of Natural Reader have many more features.
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    2. 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.
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    3. 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.
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      Dictandu vs Nuance Dragon opinions
      Most users think Dictandu is a great alternative to Nuance Dragon.
      macco Its speech recognition works perfect and the integrated spellchecker/grammar corrector makes working dictation very efficient.
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

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      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 about 3 years ago

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      "While Dragon is better for in app dictation"
      Negative comment about 2 years ago

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    4. 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.
    5. 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.
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      Express Dictate Digital Dictation Software vs Nuance Dragon opinions
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      "lets you use your PC or Mac to send dictation to your typist by email, Internet or over the computer network"
      Negative comment about 2 years ago

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      Express Dictate Digital Dictation Software is a voice recording software, *not* a voice-to-text software.
      Negative comment almost 2 years ago

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      Does not transcribe audio to text, it is literally just a sound recorder.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

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    6. 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. This text-to-speech utility can also be minimized to tray.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 1.2, released in October 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website

      Simple TTS Reader vs Nuance Dragon opinions
      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.
      "This text-to-speech utility" Dragon is a speech to text program. There is a major difference between the two.
      Negative comment about 2 years ago

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      Why do TTS synthesizers keep getting listed as Dragon alternatives?
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

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      • Online
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      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.
      ReadSpeaker vs Nuance Dragon opinions
      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 about 2 years ago

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    7. Wryte is a dictation software for blogger and other webworkers. FEATURES - automatic spell checking - easy punctuation via shortcuts, for a natural dictaion flow - easily edit and copy text after dictation
      Wryte vs Nuance Dragon opinions
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      dictation software for blogger and other webworkers • for web developers • site provides code not usable software
      Negative comment about 2 years ago

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    8. 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. The text played can also be recorded to WAV file.
      Gespeaker vs Nuance Dragon opinions
      This alternative is disputed. Gespeaker is still a legitimate alternative to Nuance Dragon, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      Text to speech reader. Dragon is a voice to text program they are not the same
      Negative comment about 2 years ago

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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Dictation and Transcription Software for Medical and Dental Professionals. Works with most EHRs like PracticeFusion, AthenaHealth, Dentrix, OpenDental, Epic, Cerner, eClinicalWorks, etc. Affordable and powered by AI.
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