Dragon NaturallySpeaking 11 Premium Wireless speech recognition software lets you control your digital world by voice — three times faster than typing. Turn ideas into text at the speed of thought. Tell your PC what to do and it does it. Create documents, send email, control applications, and navigate the Web — just by talking. Use a digital voice recorder and transcribe the audio files back at your PC. Dragon is your key to less stress and more success!
Dragon 11 Premium Wireless Edition includes the popular Plantronics Calisto Bluetooth Headset with USB Adapter for hands free dictation and operation.
Dragon 11 Premium provides a whole new way to interact with a PC -- using speech instead of a keyboard and mouse -- to help you work faster and more efficiently. Dragon turns ideas into text at the speed of thought so you can communicate more freely and persuasively. Just say words and watch them appear on the computer screen -- three times faster than typing -- with no typos! Tell your PC what to do, and it obeys your commands. Get more done faster:
• Dictate, edit and format documents
• Create spreadsheets and presentations
• Search the Web or desktop
• Send email and instant messages
• Create appointments and schedules
• Use a digital voice recorder to capture notes for later transcription at your PC
Watch how easy it is to control your digital world by voice:
Dragon 11 Premium includes everything users need to get started, including a high-quality headset. Dragon Premium Wireless includes a wireless headset, and Dragon Premium Mobile includes a digital voice recorder.
Meet Your New Personal Assistant
Dragon Premium is that extra pair of hands you’ve always needed in your home office. It’s like a personal assistant on your computer than can help you get everything done in your busy day — just by talking!
With Dragon, users say words and they appear on the computer screen. You can even personalize Dragon with custom word lists and formatting preferences. Dragon gets more accurate over time as it learns your word choices and writing style.
Enjoy A whole New Way to Interact with Your PC
Turn talk into text so typing won’t slow you down. Use Dragon to control your entire computer by voice. Launch applications, open files, create spreadsheets, manage email and work on the Web just by speaking.
Work Comfortably ... Anywhere
Say goodbye to pain and repetitive stress injuries. Control your PC in a relaxed, hands-free mode. Dragon Premium works with a wireless headset (not included for great dictation accuracy without the wires. Or bring along your digital voice recorder (not included) when you head out for the day; Dragon Premium can transcribe the audio files of your voice when you return to your PC.
Use Your Favorite Applications
Dictate text into all the applications you rely on throughout your day — whether it’s a custom program for work, or your favorite instant messaging software.
Reduce Stress at Home, Work or Wherever Life Takes You
By using Dragon Premium to interact with your PC, you can experience new freedom to get more done faster — just by talking — for less stress and more success in your career, home management, school work, hobbies, and more!
- Up to 99% speech recognition accuracy right out of the box
- Creation of documents, reports, spreadsheets, or messages just by speaking
- Ability to compose emails or search the Web for information faster than ever with Dragon Voice Shortcuts
- Nuance Text-to-Speech technology that reads on-screen text in human-sounding synthesized speech
- Dragon Voice Shortcuts that let you create email, schedule appointments, and search your desktop using simple voice commands
- Creation of custom commands for inserting frequently used text and graphics or automating routine data entry
- Ability to use Dragon with a Nuance-approved digital voice recorder and automatically transcribe your recorded voice
- Support for multiple audio input devices; use Dragon with a wireless microphone, including Bluetooth
- Support for Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, and virtually any other Windows application
- Audio playback of your dictation with the associated transcription highlighted on the screen for easier proofreading and correction
- Ability to import/export custom word lists
- Support for custom voice commands to quickly insert frequently used text and graphics
MORE ACCURATE THAN EVER BEFORE
NEW! Dragon 11 Premium delivers significantly improved accuracy, reducing recognition errors by up to 15% over Dragon 10. Plus, it detects hardware resources and automatically sets up the recommended configuration for optimal performance.
Capture Your Creativity
Don’t let typing slow you down; transform ideas into text at the speed of thought. Play back what you’ve written for easy proofing.
Use Virtually Any Windows Application
Create reports, spreadsheets or presentations; send and manage email; schedule meetings; surf the Web; update your Facebook status; or download your favorite music —all by voice.
Multi-task Like Never Before
Tell your PC what to do, like "Send email to Jon Smith and Raphael Sanchez" or "Search the Web for Internet marketing companies in Boston, Massachusetts" to work faster and smarter. Complete multiple steps with a single command.
Work Your Way
Personalize Dragon with custom word lists and voice commands that reflect the kind of work you do. Set formatting preferences, too.
BE MORE CREATIVE AND PRODUCTIVE -- ANYWHERE
Dragon keeps up with users’ brains, instantly transforming ideas into text -- with no typos. So you can focus on content instead of typing and spelling for higher quality, more detailed results. For optimal convenience, you can:
• Stand up, pace, or cross the room -- there’s no need to be tethered to your PC when you use Dragon with a wireless headset.
• Dictate notes using a digital voice recorder to capture thoughts while they’re still fresh in your mind. And training recorders has never been easier!
NEW! Creating a user profile for a digital voice recorder has never been faster or easier. Plus, Dragon 11 Premium now directly accepts more audio file formats.
EASY TO USE
• NEW! The Dragon Sidebar allows users to discover and access key commands and tips by putting them in one convenient desktop location. Its content automatically changes depending on which window is currently active.
• Dragon Premium works with just about any Windows® application -- Microsoft® Word, Excel®, Outlook®, Internet Explorer®, OpenOffice® Writer, and more -- making the applications you rely on every day faster and easier to use.
More Intuitive User Interface
- New Dragon Sidebar of commands makes it easier to discover and access important but often overlooked features, commands, and options
- Recognition analytics alert you where there is an audio issue so you can achieve the best accuracy
- Elimination of on-screen distraction enables you to focus more on your thoughts and ideas for better communication
- 15% greater accuracy out of the box compared to Dragon 10.
- Enhanced correction enables you to make multiple selections, edits or formatting changes at one time for improved productivity and time savings
- Improved ability to learn from corrections of misrecognitions —whether the revisions are dictated or typed — to deliver continuous accuracy improvements over time.
- Response times significantly faster than Dragon 10 for dictating, for selecting application menu items by voice, and for executing voice commands to perform application functions like “Insert page break” or Make that red”.
- More Dragon Voice Shortcuts are included to consolidate multiple mouse clicks and keystrokes into a single voice command, like “Search [site] for [XYZ]”.
- New desktop and document navigation commands let you switch effortlessly between open windows by just saying the number of the selected window. Other commands make it simpler than ever to launch popular Windows programs on demand or to scroll up or down through pages of text within Microsoft Office 2003, 2007, and 2010 programs.
The install process checks that your system meets the minimum requirements; if they are not met, Dragon NaturallySpeaking will not be installed.
- CPU: minimum 1 GHz Intel® Pentium® or equivalent AMD processor or 1.66 GHz Intel® Atom® processor. We recommend 1.8 GHz Intel Dual Core or equivalent AMD processor. (IMPORTANT: SSE2 instruction set required)
- Processor Cache: minimum 512 KB. We recommend 2 MB.
- Free hard disk space: 2.5 GB (2.8 GB for localized non-English versions)
Supported Operating Systems:
- Microsoft Windows 7, 32-bit and 64-bit
- Microsoft Windows Vista SP1 and SP2, 32-bit and 64-bit
- Microsoft Windows XP SP2 and SP3, 32-bit only
- Windows Server 2003 and 2008, SP1, SP2 and R2, 32-bit and 64-bit
- RAM: minimum 1 GB for Windows XP and Windows Vista, and 2 GB for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2003/2008. We recommend 2 GB RAM for Windows XP and Windows Vista, and 4 GB for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2003/2008 64-bit.
- Microsoft Internet Explorer(R) 6 or higher (free download at www.microsoft.com)
- Creative® Labs Sound Blaster® 16 or equivalent sound card supporting 16-bit recording
- DVD-ROM drive required for installation
- Nuance-approved noise-canceling headset microphone (included in purchase). See details at support.nuance.com/compatibility/ (includes Bluetooth microphones, recorders, and Tablet PCs).
Note: An internet connection is required for product activation (a quick anonymous process).
*This edition of Dragon does not support dictation directly into Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Systems. For EMR support, please use Dragon Medical Edition.
• Dragon Naturallyspeaking 11 Premium Wireless K609A-KN9-11.0
• Plantronics Calisto Pro Wireless Bluetooth Headset
• Instruction Manual