How To Create Chinese (Simplified) Subtitles

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Create Chinese (Simplified) Subtitles with Speak AI

When it comes to creating subtitles for audio and video content, the Chinese (Simplified) language is one of the most popular languages in the world. It is spoken by over 1 billion people in countries such as China, Singapore, and Malaysia, making it the most widely spoken language in the world.

What are Subtitles?

Subtitles are text versions of spoken dialogue in audio and video content that are displayed on the screen. They are used to help viewers understand the dialogue of the content and also provide support to viewers who have hearing impairments. Subtitles differ from captions in that captions provide additional information such as sound effects, music, and speaker names.

Benefits of Transcribing and Adding Subtitles to Audio and Video Content

Transcribing and creating subtitles for audio and video content in the Chinese (Simplified) language can provide numerous benefits, such as:

  • Making content accessible to a larger audience, including those with hearing impairments.
  • Improving the searchability of content and making it easier to find on search engines.
  • Expanding the reach of content to people who speak the Chinese (Simplified) language.
  • Enhancing engagement with content, as viewers can understand the dialogue better.
  • Enabling content creators to localize their content and reach more audiences.

How to Create Chinese (Simplified) Subtitles with Speak AI

Speak AI is a powerful speech recognition and natural language processing platform that can help content creators easily create subtitles in the Chinese (Simplified) language. Speak AI's audio to text transcription feature allows users to quickly and accurately transcribe audio and video content, making it easier to create subtitles for the content. The platform also supports a wide range of languages, including Spanish, French, and German, making it easier for content creators to localize their content.

In addition, Speak AI's powerful speech recognition and natural language processing algorithms can help content creators quickly and accurately create subtitles in the Chinese (Simplified) language. The platform offers a range of features to facilitate the process, such as a real-time transcription feature and the ability to customize subtitles.


Creating subtitles for audio and video content in the Chinese (Simplified) language can be a time consuming and tedious process. Speak AI provides an easy and reliable solution for content creators to quickly and accurately create subtitles in the Chinese (Simplified) language. With Speak AI, content creators can easily transcribe audio and video content, customize subtitles, and reach more audiences with localized content. Sign up for Speak AI today and start creating Chinese (Simplified) subtitles for your content.

Step 1: Create a Speak Account

To start your Chinese (Simplified) subtitling, you first need to create a Speak account. No worries, this is super easy to do!

Our team is happy to give you a 7-day trial with 30 minutes of free Chinese (Simplified) audio and video subtitling included.

To sign up for Speak and start your Chinese (Simplified) subtitling, visit the Speak app register page here.

Step 2: Upload your Chinese (Simplified) file(s) for subtitling

We typically recommend MP4s for video or MP3s for audio.

However, we accept a range of audio and video file types. Once you upload your file all you have to do is select "Chinese (Simplified)" from the language dropdown menu to automatically subtitle in Chinese (Simplified).

You can upload your Chinese (Simplified) file for subtitling in several ways using Speak:

Accepted Chinese (Simplified) Audio File Types

  • Chinese (Simplified) MP3
  • Chinese (Simplified) M4A
  • Chinese (Simplified) WAV
  • Chinese (Simplified) OGG
  • Chinese (Simplified) WEBM
  • Chinese (Simplified) M4P

Accepted Chinese (Simplified) Video File Types

  • Chinese (Simplified) MP4
  • Chinese (Simplified) M4V
  • Chinese (Simplified) WMV
  • Chinese (Simplified) AVI
  • Chinese (Simplified) MOV
  • Chinese (Simplified) FLV

Publicly Available Chinese (Simplified) URLs

You can also upload media to Speak through a publicly available URL.

As long as the file type extension is available at the end of the URL you will have no problem importing your recording for automatic Chinese (Simplified) subtitling and analysis.

Chinese (Simplified) YouTube URLs

Speak is compatible with YouTube videos. All you have to do is copy the URL of the YouTube video (for example,

Speak will automatically find the file, calculate the length, and import the video.

Please make sure you use the full link and not the shortened YouTube snippet. Additionally, make sure you remove the channel name from the URL.

Speak Integrations

As mentioned, Speak also contains a range of integrations for Zoom, Zapier, Vimeo and more that will help you automatically subtitle your media.

This library of integrations continues to grow! Have a request? Feel encouraged to send us a message.

Step 3: Calculate and pay the total automatically

Once you have your Chinese (Simplified) audio or video file ready and load it into Speak, it will automatically calculate the total cost (you get 30 minutes free in the trial - take advantage of it!).

You can pay by subscribing to a personalized plan using our real-time calculator with included minutes.

You can also add a balance or pay for uploads without a plan using your credit card.

Step 4: Wait for Speak to subtitle your Chinese (Simplified) audio or Chinese (Simplified) video

Our automated subtitling software will prepare your Chinese (Simplified) subtitles in as little as a few minutes. Generally, Speak takes about half the audio or video length to produce the subtitles and insights.

Once completed, you will get an email notification that your Chinese (Simplified) subtitles is complete. That email will contain a link back to the file so you can access the interactive media player with the Chinese (Simplified) subtitles, analysis, and export formats ready for you.

Step 5: View and edit your automated Chinese (Simplified) subtitles​

Want to tackle the subtitles edits yourself? All good! Once you receive your automated subtitles you have the option to edit your subtitles at any time.

Easily update speaker names, find and replace, and get your automatic Chinese (Simplified) subtitles up to full accuracy with our intuitive subtitles editing system.

Step 6: Export your Chinese (Simplified) subtitles and share interactive media players

With Speak, you can easily export Chinese (Simplified) subtitles to many formats.

Below is a list of options for exporting your Chinese (Simplified) subtitles in Speak:

  • Export Chinese (Simplified) subtitles to SRTs
  • Export Chinese (Simplified) subtitles to VTTs

A more effective way of sharing subtitles is through a shareable media library that includes the media file, AI insights and interactive subtitles.

There is so much more that you can do with Speak to enrich the value of your media and subtitles.

Never hesitate to send us a message on live chat - we are always here to help!

We talked about Chinese (Simplified) subtitling here, but you may be interested in how to subtitle in other languages instantly and easily with Speak's intuitive subtitling and natural language processing software.

We’ve shared resources below on all the languages Speak can help you subtitle!

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How Much Does It Cost To Subtitle Chinese (Simplified)?

Speak offers highly competitive pricing for Chinese (Simplified) subtitling compared to other subtitling solutions. For a starting user, Speak offers automated Chinese (Simplified) subtitling for only $0.06 USD per minute. That is only $3.6 USD per hour!

We also scale our pricing based on media volume and can offer even bigger discounts to large customers.

So, if you have over 100 hours of Chinese (Simplified) subtitling per month please contact us through live chat and we will set you up with a customized price per minute to make Chinese (Simplified) subtitling even more affordable!

You can learn more about how to subtitle Chinese (Simplified) with Speak and the relevant pricing on the website pricing page and the in-app pricing page.

What Can You Subtitle In Chinese (Simplified)?

  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) interviews
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) videos
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) audio
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) earnings calls
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) focus groups
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) meetings
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) phone calls
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) YouTube videos
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) Vimeo videos
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) Zoom recordings
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) Google Meet recordings
  • Subtitle Microsoft Teams recordings
  • Subtitle Chinese (Simplified) podcasts

And so much more!

What Other Languages Can Speak Subtitle?

Speak already has users from over 90 countries and we continuously get requests to subtitle and analyze in different languages.

So, we continuously add more languages to Speak! Here are just some of the growing list of languages that Speak offers:

There are now many more added!

You can see the entire list of languages Speak supports through both the software and APIs.

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