Nuance Dragon Alternatives for Linux

    Nuance Dragon is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Dictanote, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Nuance Dragon and ten of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Nuance Dragon are Simon Speech Recognition (Free, Open Source), CMU Sphinx (Free, Open Source), Dictandu (Free) and Gespeaker (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Mar 30, 2021

    Platforms

    × Clear
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Google Chrome
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Chrome OS
    • Microsoft Office Powerpoint
    • Microsoft Office Outlook
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Microsoft OneNote
    • WhatsApp Messenger
    • Opera
    • Firefox
    • Android Tablet
    • Blackberry
    • Microsoft Edge

    Features

    • Speech to text
    • Speech Recognition
    • Voice recognition
    • Text to Speech
    • Dictation
    • Notetaking
    • Voice dictation
    • Voice to Text
    • Voiceover
    • Web-Based
    • Support for Windows Hello
    • WYSIWYG Support
    • Voice Commands
    • Custom voice
    • Works Offline
    • Macros
    • Medical dictation
    • Portable
    • Reading
    • Api

    License

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    • Switch effortlessly between using the keyboard and your voice to type out notes. Work smarter and more productively with fast, accurate dictation and transcription using Dictanote. View 114 alternatives to Dictanote
      Most users think Dictanote is a great alternative to Nuance Dragon.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      Dictanote vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      anils It works on the web. Costs only $10 per year at the moment.
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

      2
      It requires Correct Pronunciation like you're talking to a computer. Dragon NaturallySpeaking allows you to Speak Naturally and still work.
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

      -2
      Recent updates have made it really smooth. Much cheaper than Dragon and works ok.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      -1
      swethaindira Fairly accurate. Very good and intuitive UI compared to other apps.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

      -5
    • Simon is an open source speech recognition program that can replace your mouse and keyboard. The system is designed to be as flexible as possible and will work with any language or dialect. View 7 alternatives to Simon Speech Recognition
      Some users think Simon Speech Recognition is a great alternative to Nuance Dragon, some don't.

      Discontinued

      no more from 2016

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • CMU Sphinx is a speaker-independent large vocabulary continuous speech recognizer released under BSD style license. View 9 alternatives to CMU Sphinx
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      CMU Sphinx vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      • “OPEN SOURCE SPEECH RECOGNITION TOOLKIT” • This is for developers of speech-to-text software • not usable software • open source/free software speech recognition/acoustic model training platform
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

      -1
      This is a toolkit/API for developers to create their own Voice to Text software, not a functioning program for the end-user
      Negative comment 6 months ago

      0
      This is more toward developing
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

      0
    • 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

      3
      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

      3
      "While Dragon is better for in app dictation"
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

      -4
    • 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

      7


    • 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

      1
    • 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)
    • Dictater is a simple, multi-platform, speech recognition software. You can use it with almost any software. This includes all web browsers, office software and chat programs. View 3 alternatives to Dictater Speech Recognition
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
      • Microsoft Office Powerpoint
      • Microsoft Office Outlook
      • Microsoft Office Word
      • Microsoft OneNote
      • WhatsApp Messenger
      • Opera
      • Firefox
      Dictater Speech Recognition vs Nuance Dragon
      pros, cons and recent comments
      AdvisorGuest Same with Dragon but a bit slower.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      -1
      AlexanderCopley Works like a charm. But it's need a tutorial.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      1
    • VoiceOvermaker is an online voice generator that helps users create voice-overs for their business , personal use . Users can produce their own audio files with their natural sounding text to speech voices. View 8 alternatives to VoiceoverMaker
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Mimic is a powerful TTS tool. Mimic is low-latency and has a small resource footprint. Its range of high quality voices also set it apart from other open source text-to-speech projects. View 13 alternatives to Mycroft Mimic
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
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