$0.79 per Audio Minute

First Draft Transcripts

Budget-friendly, best-in-class transcription for projects with flexible requirements.


    Lowest Prices Anywhere

    Our First Draft service starts at $0.79 per audio minute. Add Timestamps and Speaker IDs at checkout for $1.10 total.


    Quickest Turnaround Times

    With an innovative, secure micro-tasked process we are able to offer the fastest human-verified transcription in the world. All files in english will be completed within 48 hours. If you select First Draft without Speaker IDs and Timestamps we guarantee 24 Hour Delivery using Promo Code: FDin24 **


    ** Must select one day delivery before applying promo code. For English files only. Must deselect Speaker IDs and Timestamps.

  • Unrivaled accuracy with a human touch

    Expert Human Transcription

    Our transcriptionists are skilled at picking up subtleties like accents, regional speech patterns and unusual words. With our award-winning platform combining a workforce of hundreds of thousands of transcriptionists, our average accuracy is ~98%, ideal for projects that don’t need to be perfect upon delivery. Please note that accuracy is dependent on the quality of audio that is submitted.  

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Our First Draft Service is Great for...


Never miss a moment by capturing and transcribing key class lectures, cut down on study time, and record any thought or idea on-the-go with our smartphone app.


Get lightning fast, accurate transcripts of important meetings, interviews, presentations, conferences and just about everything in between.


Save valuable time, money and expended energy by recording and transcribing your focus groups and critical research at anytime.

Details About Our First Draft Service

Terms of Service

Quality is partial and not guaranteed to be 100% accurate (~98%). This accuracy is dependent on the quality of audio that is submitted. For more information, please read our First Draft Transcription FAQs.



Click the image on the right to see an example PDF of a delivered First Draft product. Quality may vary depending upon project.