How To Transcribe Icelandic
Icelandic is a North Germanic language spoken by about 360,000 people in Iceland and 8,000 people in Denmark. It is the official language of Iceland and one of the official languages of the European Union. It is also spoken in parts of Canada, the USA and the UK.
Transcribing audio and video in Icelandic can provide many benefits to researchers, marketers and businesses. Transcription helps make audio and video content more accessible to a wider audience, and can be used to identify trends and insights from interviews, podcasts, and other media. For example, by transcribing interviews, researchers can quickly extract key information and trends that would otherwise be difficult to identify.
Interesting Stats About Icelandic
• Icelandic is the closest living language to Old Norse, the language of the Viking Age
• It is estimated that there are up to 1 million speakers of Icelandic worldwide
• Icelandic is one of the oldest written languages in Europe
• It is believed that the Icelandic language has changed very little in the last 1,000 years
• Icelandic has more than 200,000 words, with over a third of them being loan words
• Icelandic is used as an official language in Iceland, the Faroe Islands and parts of Denmark
Benefits of Transcribing Audio and Video in Icelandic
Transcribing audio and video in Icelandic can provide many benefits for researchers, marketers and businesses. It can help to make audio and video content more accessible to a wider audience, and can be used to identify trends and insights from interviews, podcasts, and other media. By transcribing interviews, researchers can quickly extract key information and trends that would otherwise be difficult to identify.
For businesses, transcribing audio and video in Icelandic can help to improve customer service and support. By transcribing customer service calls, businesses can better understand customer needs, identify trends, and quickly address customer complaints. Additionally, transcribing audio and video in Icelandic can help to improve marketing and advertising efforts. By transcribing customer feedback, businesses can better understand their target audience and create more effective marketing campaigns.
How To Transcribe Audio and Video in Icelandic with Speak AI
Speak AI is a speech recognition and natural language platform with over 40,000 users. It provides an easy and efficient way to transcribe audio and video in Icelandic. Speak AI’s automated transcription process uses advanced speech recognition technology to quickly transcribe audio and video in Icelandic. This process is fast, accurate, and secure, allowing businesses to quickly and easily transcribe audio and video in Icelandic.
Speak AI’s transcription process can be customized for specific use cases. For example, the software can be used to transcribe customer service calls, customer feedback, interviews, and other audio and video content in Icelandic. Speak AI also provides powerful analytics tools that can help identify trends and insights from transcribed content.
Transcribing audio and video in Icelandic can provide many benefits to researchers, marketers and businesses. By using a speech recognition and natural language platform like Speak AI, businesses can quickly and easily transcribe audio and video in Icelandic. Speak AI’s automated transcription process is fast, accurate, and secure, and provides powerful analytics tools to help identify trends and insights from transcribed content.
How To Transcribe Icelandic Using Speak
Step 1: Create a Speak Account
To start your Icelandic 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 Icelandic audio and video transcription included.
To sign up for Speak and start your Icelandic transcription, visit the Speak app register page here.
Step 2: Upload your Icelandic 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 “Icelandic” from the language dropdown menu to automatically transcribe in Icelandic.
You can upload your Icelandic file for transcription in several ways using Speak:
Accepted Icelandic Audio File Types
- Icelandic MP3
- Icelandic M4A
- Icelandic WAV
- Icelandic OGG
- Icelandic WEBM
- Icelandic M4P
Accepted Icelandic Video File Types
- Icelandic MP4
- Icelandic M4V
- Icelandic WMV
- Icelandic AVI
- Icelandic MOV
- Icelandic FLV
Publicly Available Icelandic 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.
Icelandic 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 Icelandic 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 Icelandic audio or Icelandic 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 Icelandic 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 Icelandic?
Speak offers highly competitive pricing for Icelandic transcription compared to other transcription solutions. For a starting user, Speak offers automated Icelandic 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 Icelandic transcription per month please contact us through live chat and we will set you up with a customized price per minute to make Icelandic transcription even more affordable!
What Can You Transcribe In Icelandic?
- Transcribe Icelandic interviews
- Transcribe Icelandic videos
- Transcribe Icelandic audio
- Transcribe Icelandic earnings calls
- Transcribe Icelandic focus groups
- Transcribe Icelandic meetings
- Transcribe Icelandic phone calls
- Transcribe Icelandic YouTube videos
- Transcribe Icelandic Vimeo videos
- Transcribe Icelandic Zoom recordings
- Transcribe Icelandic Google Meet recordings
- Transcribe Microsoft Teams recordings
- Transcribe Icelandic podcasts
And so much more!
How To Export Icelandic Transcripts
With Speak, you can easily export Icelandic transcriptions to many formats.
Below is a list of options for exporting your Icelandic transcripts in Speak:
- Export Icelandic transcripts to Word Docs
- Export Icelandic transcripts to PDFs
- Export Icelandic transcripts to CSVs
- Export Icelandic transcripts to TXT files
- Export Icelandic transcripts to HTML
- Export Icelandic transcripts to SRTs
- Export Icelandic transcripts to VTTs
- Export Icelandic transcripts to JSON
How To Generate Icelandic Captions
If you are looking to subtitle in Icelandic or caption in Icelandic, Speak is a powerful solution. Speak’s automatic transcription software automatically generated Icelandic transcripts with timestamps that enable Speak to quickly create SRT and VTT files necessary for Icelandic captions and Icelandic 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.