Transcription and translation cost is based on the duration of your audio and video files. Subscription plans get you big discounts on these costs.

We don't have unlimited plans.

It is free to export, such as to Word, subtitles, and your audio/video editing application format.

Here are our Pay As You Go and subscription plans.

We have Pay As You Go as well as subscription plans. Subscription plans entitle you to significant discounts on the per minute rates + as well as other benefits. Please see the pricing page for details.

A cost comparison to transcribe 20 hours in 1 month, per plan:

Pay As You Go
Monthly Fee: 0
Cost (per hour): $15
Project Cost: 20*$15 = $300
Total Cost = $300

Starter Monthly
Monthly Fee: $20
Cost (per hour): $7.50
Project Cost: 20*$7.50 = $150
Total Cost = $170

Pro Monthly
Monthly Fee: $35
Cost (per hour): $6.50
Project Cost: 20*$6.50 = $130
Total Cost = $165

The cost to transcribe AND translate 4 hours on a Pro monthly plan:

Cost (per hour): $6.50

Transcription cost: 4*$6.50 = $26
Translation cost per language: 4*$6.50 = $26

Total Cost = $52

N.B.: Translation is a two-step process. First you need to convert your audio into text in the same language. Then you need to translate the text to text in the new desired languages. How to translate.

*There are additional benefits, besides the reduction of transcription cost, by subscribing to a plan. Please see the pricing page for full details.

**Transcription and translation are two separate processes and charges.

**There is a minimum charge of $2 per transaction due to payment processor minimum fees. Cost is calculated per length of project. To surpass the $2 minimum, you can either:

  • bundle your short files together as one project
  • or buy prepaid credit. We support purchase orders for prepaid credit.

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