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Convert MP3 to Text

  • Easily convert MP3 to Text using the power of accurate Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR)
  • Supported audio and video file formats include MP3, MP4, WAV, and more
  • Upload your audio file, edit, and export with ease
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How to convert MP3 to text?

1. Upload MP3 file

Upload your MP3 audio file into our editor. Set the language of the audio (we can detect 39 languages) and the number of speakers. Our advanced speech recognition (ASR) engine will start the transcription process. Sit back and relax while we do the heavy lifting.

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2. Convert your MP3 to text

Automatic Mp3 to text conversion only takes a few minutes. Our Automatic Speech Recognition is up to 85% accurate, depending on the quality of your audio file.

After receiving the transcript you can still check and edit it as much as you want with our user-friendly online editor. Or, let our team of professional transcribers take over by choosing our Human-made service. You’ll receive 100% accurate transcripts without putting in any of the leg work yourself.

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3. Export

Once you’re ready to export your MP3 to text, you can do this as many times as you want, in multiple file formats such as – .docx (Word), .txt, .srt, .json, .vtt or EBU-STL.

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Advantages of converting MP3 to text
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Easily search through your text and find relevant parts


Use your text to optimize your content for better search ranking


Once audio is recorded – you can’t adjust what was said. With text that’s not the issue


Having a transcript is necessary to perform qualitative research

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Translation of your document becomes so much easier with text


Working with text is much quicker and easier, than with audio.

Frequently Asked Questions about converting MP3 to text

  • What is an MP3 file?

    MP3 is a file format that can be used to store audio and video files. MP3 stands for MPEG-1 Audio Layer 3, which refers to the audio compression standard that was developed by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG). The MP3 format was designed to closely match the quality of CD-audio (44100 Hz, 16 bits).

    The MP3 format has become popular because it is much smaller than uncompressed WAV or AIFF files.

  • How do I create an MP3 file?

    There are two ways you can create an MP3 file: with software or with hardware. If you’re using software, such as iTunes or Windows Media Player, then you’ll need to select Create MP3 Version from the File menu option on your program’s toolbar. Some programs even have this feature as a quick access button on their toolbar so that you can quickly convert any song into an MP3 format without having to open up all of your other music files first and choose each one individually.

    If you’re using hardware like a portable media player, then it will usually have a built-in encoder that allows you to convert any type of audio file into an MP3 format without

  • Why use Amberscript to convert MP3 to text?

    We’re on a mission to make all audio accessible, as such we have combined the power of artificial and human intelligence to create highly accurate transcripts and subtitles for our 2 million happy customers.