Transcription for journalists

The fastest, most affordable way to transcribe your interviews

Your computer-generated transcripts are stitched to the audio so you can quickly scan an interview and search for soundbites in seconds. Get 30 minutes of transcription for free.

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Why transcribe with Sonix?

Sonix is made for journalists. We accurately transcribe, timestamp, and organize your audio files so they are easy to search, edit, and share. Start by transcribing your interviews, press conferences, and other recordings with cutting-edge artificial intelligence.

Transcribe in minutes, not hours

Journalists, we've got your back

No matter what kind of media you have to transcribe, Sonix makes it simple and secure to convert your audio to text. You are in full control of your media and transcripts. All of your files are securely transcribed and encrypted in both transit and at rest.

Security is our first priority

Trusted and loved by journalists worldwide ❤

“I tried Sonix, and it’s amazing! Seriously, I think that you'll revolutionize journalism. I can't get over how easy it is!”
“Sonix is super easy to use and I was so impressed how fast the transcription came back. I love that you can listen to the recording while following along with the transcripts. I also like you can download the transcripts.”

Spend less time transcribing and more time reporting

Transcribing files is among the least desirable tasks for journalists. Sonix makes the experience faster and more enjoyable for journalists and reporters all over the world. Also, Sonix keeps your media and transcripts organized so you can easily find key sound bites.

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Lightning fast automated transcription for journalists ⚡

Super fast—and we mean it

Upload an hour-long audio or video file and we'll return a transcript in minutes. Yes, minutes.

Most accurate automated service

We use the latest AI-technologies and machine learning to provide accurate transcripts. We've been independently reviewed as the most accurate automated transcription service.

World-class security

Sonix uses the latest security protocols to ensure your data is safe and secure. No human touches your files; it's completely automated.

The world's first AudioText Editor™ 📝

A browser-based editor

We stitch the audio to the text so you can edit your transcript while listening to the audio. It's like Google Docs with the audio synchronized with the text.

Organize your interviews

Drag and drop file folders allow you to organize all your interviews in one, easy-to-use, central location.

Highlighting & strikethrough

Easily highlight important sections, and quickly strikethrough irrelevant information. It's that simple.

Quickly find soundbites

Searching for soundbites has never been easier. You can search by word or phrase to locate those amazing quotes.

Journalists: Automated transcription in three easy steps 📝

Step 1: Create account

Create your Sonix account for free. Every trial account comes with 30 minutes free transcription. No credit card required.

Step 2: Upload your media

Upload your video or audio file to our secure servers. We accept most file formats. We’re there to help along the way.

Step 3: Polish transcript

We'll give you a transcript in minutes. There might be a few errors, use our powerful editor to easily make corrections.

The best way for journalists to convert audio to text 🚀

Transcription perfectly made for journalists

Sonix transcribes, timestamps, and organizes your audio and video files in over 35 languages so they are easy to search, edit, and share. Start your free trial now—all features included, no credit card required.

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