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Convert WAV
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Convert WAV audio format to text file directly with Audext transcription software

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Convert WAV to text automatically

There are various reasons you might want to transcribe WAV files or speech to text, but not all solutions on the market offering automatic transcription.

The converted WAV audio to text is easily readable and understandable when compared to that you need to listen to the whole to analyze or find the needed piece of information.

With Audext WAV to text converter online, you can do it faster than anywhere else – on average it takes less than 10 minutes to convert WAV audio file to text online even if your audio files contain 1 hour of speech!


WAV (WAVE) is mainly a Windows file format and though it can contain compressed audio, it is mainly used for uncompressed audio files recording. 

Record your qualitative research interviews in uncompressed WAV format so that you can have the best quality audio for analyzing purposes. You may also use speech recognition and you can get great speech to text conversion after all. Or maybe you’ll want to perform a conversational analysis or create a full verbatim transcription of WAV to text.

Here you may need to convert WAV to text online. The disadvantage of WAV voice files is their relatively large size. Feel free of worries about that. With Audext, you can easily transcribe audio or WAV files to text in minutes.

Reasons Behind Using Audext to Convert WAV to TXT Online

Text file transcripts are always a comfortable and easy way when the person is seeking to publish the same content on the web. 

It measures the best beneficial standards to post WAV audio files as blog articles, share it with others on social media, post it to third-party websites as well as forums.

Why should you convert WAV to text online? 

Transcribe audio or WAV file to text and include automatic transcription to the blog platform or podcast as a separate piece of content. WAV to text conversion makes the content easier for the perception of the reader.

Creating content: When the individual has few text file transcripts on the same topic, then it is essential to have it in the form of an e-book. It creates a nice opportunity for revenue for the person and more possible ways towards generative revenue and passive income from the podcast.

Attracting audience: Although there are many people who prefer using a video files, or listening to the audio, there are still many who prefer reading the text file. WAV to text converter online is going to be helpful for this purpose.

Giving a reference: By using WAV to text converter online you get a text that can be searched for reference in no time. Your team, students or audience will be more than grateful for such an opportunity.

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Audext FAQ
How do I convert a WAV file to text?
To convert WAV file to text using Audext transcription software you need to follow just a couple easy steps:
  1. Sign up or login to your account;
  2. Click “New Upload” button;
  3. Drag & drop your audio file (in one of the following formats) and click “Upload”
  4. Enter the names of the speakers (optionally) and click “Submit”;
  5. Edit the transcript of WAV file and download it in TXT or DOC text format
What is a WAV file?
WAV (also referred to, as WAVE) stands for Waveform Audio Files. WAV is an audio file format standard was created by two tech giants: Microsoft and IBM. Initially, it was built to store audio recordings’ bitstream on PCs. WAV is the main file format usually uncompressed audio that is used on Microsoft Windows systems.
How to compress a WAV file?
As WAV format is typically used for uncompressed and raw audio files you may face the need to compress it (to email, or store with a smaller file size). To compress the WAV file, you can use the following two methods:
  • Convert it to other formats like MP3 or FLAC, that store compressed audio;
    For this method, you can use any of the available WAV to MP3/FLAC converters online.
  • Lower the WAV file bitrate (which will lead to quality loss).
    For this, you will need a WAV editing tool like Audacity.
How to transfer a WAV file from computer to email or text?
If you want to transfer WAV audio files from computer to text message or email you need to follow a couple simple steps:
  • login to Audext account;
  • upload your WAV file;
  • and download it as transcribed text in DOC or TXT, or you can just copy and paste transcript from Audext editor
That’s it, now you can send the transcript of WAV file as email or text message.
How much does automatic transcription cost?
The price for Audext transcription starts from $10.90 per hour. To see more of our pricing options, visit this page. Or contact us to discuss the custom plan that will match your needs.
How long does Audext transcription take?
0.35:1 is an “Audext automated standart” to evaluate the transcription speed of our service. In other words, it will take 21 minutes of automatic transcription process to convert 1 hour of audio to text with Audext.

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