How to Transcribe Finnish: A Step-By-Step Guide
Finnish is spoken by over 5 million people as their native language, mostly in Finland and other Nordic countries like Sweden, Norway and Estonia. It is also spoken in parts of Russia, and by Finnish immigrants in other countries. It is the official language of Finland and the second most spoken Uralic language in the world.
The Benefits of Transcribing Audio and Video in Finnish
Transcribing audio and video in Finnish has many benefits for researchers, marketers, and businesses. Transcribing can help to:
- Improve accuracy in understanding the language and its nuances
- Create an easier-to-understand written record of the audio or video
- Organize and store data more efficiently
- Gain insight into customer sentiment and behavior
- Identify patterns and trends in customer feedback
- Help optimize marketing campaigns
How to Transcribe Finnish with Speak AI
Speak AI has over 40,000 users using its speech recognition and natural language platform. With its easy-to-use platform, you can transcribe audio and video in Finnish quickly and accurately. Here’s how:
1. Create an Account
Create an account with Speak AI and sign in.
2. Upload Audio or Video
Once you sign in, you can upload audio or video files in Finnish. Speak AI supports a wide range of file types, including MP3, WAV, and MP4.
3. Transcribe Your Audio or Video
Once you upload your audio or video file, Speak AI’s natural language processing and speech recognition technology will transcribe it into Finnish. The transcribed text will appear on the screen in real time.
4. Review and Edit
Once you have the transcribed text, you can review and edit it as needed. Speak AI’s platform also offers advanced features like automatic punctuation and speaker identification.
5. Export and Share
Once you have reviewed and edited the transcribed text, you can export it in a variety of formats, including Word, Excel, and PDF. You can also share it directly with others via email or social media.
Transcribing audio and video in Finnish has many benefits for researchers, marketers, and businesses. With Speak AI’s easy-to-use platform, you can transcribe audio and video in Finnish quickly and accurately. Sign up for Speak AI today and start transcribing audio and video in Finnish.
How To Transcribe Finnish Using Speak
Step 1: Create a Speak Account
To start your Finnish transcription, you first need to create a Speak account. No worries, this is super easy to do!
Our team is happy to give you a 14-day trial with 30 minutes of free Finnish audio and video transcription included.
To sign up for Speak and start your Finnish transcription, visit the Speak app register page here.
Step 2: Upload your Finnish file(s) for Transcription
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 “Finnish” from the language dropdown menu to automatically transcribe in Finnish.
You can upload your Finnish file for transcription in several ways using Speak:
Accepted Finnish Audio File Types
- Finnish MP3
- Finnish M4A
- Finnish WAV
- Finnish OGG
- Finnish WEBM
- Finnish M4P
Accepted Finnish Video File Types
- Finnish MP4
- Finnish M4V
- Finnish WMV
- Finnish AVI
- Finnish MOV
- Finnish FLV
Publicly Available Finnish 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 transcription and analysis.
Finnish YouTube URLs
Speak is compatible with YouTube videos. All you have to do is copy the URL of the YouTube video (for example, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qKfcLcHeivc).
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.
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 Finnish 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.
Step 4: Wait for Speak to transcribe your Finnish audio or Finnish video
Our automated transcription software will prepare your transcript in as little as a few minutes. Generally, Speak takes about half the audio or video length to produce the transcript and insights.
Once completed, you will get an email notification that your transcript is complete. That email will contain a link back to the file so you can access the interactive media player with the transcript, analysis, and export formats ready for you.
Step 5: View and edit your automated transcript
Want to tackle the transcript edits yourself? All good! Once you receive your automated transcript you have the option to edit your transcript at any time.
Easily update speaker names, find and replace, and get your automatic transcript up to full accuracy with our intuitive transcript editing system.
Step 6: Export your transcript and share interactive media players
You can export your transcript in PDF, Word, TXT, HTML and even more advanced formats like CSV or JSON depending on your plan.
A more effective way of sharing transcripts is through a shareable media library that includes the media file, AI insights and an interactive transcript.
There is so much more that you can do with Speak to enrich the value of your media and transcripts.
Never hesitate to send us a message on live chat – we are always here to help!
We talked about Finnish transcription here, but you may be interested in how to transcribe in other languages instantly and easily with Speak’s intuitive transcription and natural language processing software. We’ve shared resources below on all the languages Speak can help you transcribe!
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How Much Does It Cost To Transcribe Finnish?
Speak offers highly competitive pricing for Finnish transcription compared to other transcription solutions. For a starting user, Speak offers automated Finnish transcription 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 Finnish transcription per month please contact us through live chat and we will set you up with a customized price per minute to make Finnish transcription even more affordable!
What Can You Transcribe In Finnish?
- Transcribe Finnish interviews
- Transcribe Finnish videos
- Transcribe Finnish audio
- Transcribe Finnish earnings calls
- Transcribe Finnish focus groups
- Transcribe Finnish meetings
- Transcribe Finnish phone calls
- Transcribe Finnish YouTube videos
- Transcribe Finnish Vimeo videos
- Transcribe Finnish Zoom recordings
- Transcribe Finnish Google Meet recordings
- Transcribe Microsoft Teams recordings
- Transcribe Finnish podcasts
And so much more!
How To Export Finnish Transcripts
With Speak, you can easily export Finnish transcriptions to many formats.
Below is a list of options for exporting your Finnish transcripts in Speak:
- Export Finnish transcripts to Word Docs
- Export Finnish transcripts to PDFs
- Export Finnish transcripts to CSVs
- Export Finnish transcripts to TXT files
- Export Finnish transcripts to HTML
- Export Finnish transcripts to SRTs
- Export Finnish transcripts to VTTs
- Export Finnish transcripts to JSON
How To Generate Finnish Captions
If you are looking to subtitle in Finnish or caption in Finnish, Speak is a powerful solution. Speak’s automatic transcription software automatically generated Finnish transcripts with timestamps that enable Speak to quickly create SRT and VTT files necessary for Finnish captions and Finnish subtitles.
What Other Languages Can Speak Transcribe?
Speak already has users from over 90 countries and we continuously get requests to transcribe 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:
- Arabic (United Arab Emirates)
- Arabic Egypt
- Arabic (Iraq)
- Arabic (Israel)
- Arabic (Jordan)
- Arabic (Kuwait)
- Arabic (Lebanon)
- Arabic Modern Standard (Bahrain)
- Arabic (Oman)
- Arabic (Palestinian Authority)
- Arabic (Qatar)
- Arabic (Saudi Arabia)
- Arabic (Syrian Arab Republic)
- Arabic (U.A.E.)
- Chinese (Cantonese, Traditional)
- Chinese (Simplified)
- English (Australia)
- English (British)
- English (United Kingdom)
- English (United States)
- French (Canada)
- Portuguese (Brazilian)
- Portuguese (Portugal)
- Spanish (Mexico)
There are now many more added!
You can see the entire list of languages Speak supports through both the software and APIs.