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Smart Voice Recorder

Smart recording on the go

with Wi-Fi and three professional microphones

The SpeechAir Smart Voice Recorder saves you time and resources by allowing you to work more flexibly than ever before. Integrated Wi-Fi functionality facilitates quick file download from any network. Recordings are encrypted in real time for maximum data security. The device also features three microphones dedicated to outstanding voice recording quality.

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Three dedicated microphones for optimized voice recording

Three professional microphones deliver ultimate sound quality in any recording situation. The 360° microphone is ideal for recording dictations and meetings. The direction microphone is best suited for noisy environments. For VoIP telephony the SpeechAir uses a dedicated microphone.

Large speaker for crystal clear audio playback

The large speaker allows you to playback your recordings in crystal-clear audio quality.

Gorilla glass touch screen and shockproof, hygienic housing for durability

Gorilla glass makes the device scratch and shock resistant. The device is shockproof according to US military standard 516.6. The hygienic surface of the housing physically hinders the colonization of germs and thus improves the efficiency of the usual measures for disinfecting the device.

Wear-free slide switch and function key for ultimate usability

The ergonomic and wear-free slide switch is designed for efficient single-handed operation without having to look down at the device. It allows for quick and easy dictation handling (play, pause, stop, fast forward, fast rewind). A customizable function key above the slider gives quick access to the dictation app.

Wi-Fi, LAN, Bluetooth, USB and VoIP to stay connected anywhere you go

Save time by transferring your finished recordings wirelessly to your transcription staff and directly access patient or client data. Use Wi-Fi for VoIP calls and access your emails and calendar. Use Bluetooth to send and receive data or to connect external speakers.

Barcode scanner and camera for quick file association

The camera allows you to conveniently attach photos supporting your dictations. It can also be used as an integrated barcode scanner linking patient and client data to a recording.

Docking station for fast battery charging

The docking station with an anti-theft system (Kensington lock) automatically transfers all your recordings to your computer and quickly re-charges your device. The LAN connection allows you to transfer your files directly from the docking station without a computer.

Philips dictation recorder app with professional dictation features

The integrated recorder app comes with professional dictation features such as editing modes, priority, EOL flag, enhanced data and dictation list as well as sending options (to network folder, Philips SpeechLive services or email recipients).

Optional remote administration for hassle-free central administration

Optional remote administration using Philips Remote Device Management software allows IT administrators to manage, configure and update dictation hardware centrally, saving valuable time and resources

File encryption for maximum data security

Recordings are encrypted in real time using the Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) 256bit, which has been approved in the USA for the most highly classified government information. A PIN code protects the device against unauthorized use. Settings can be locked, for instance connection to Wi-Fi networks can be restricted.

Dictation software for an efficient workflow

SpeechAir also comes with Philips SpeechExec Pro Dictate software for an efficient and streamlined offline office workflow (PSP1200). The Philips SpeechLive service transfers your dictation workflow to the cloud and features online speech recognition and a transcription service. (

Software development kit (SDK) for SpeechAir customized app creation

The software development kit (SDK) allows you to customize your existing app to use the different microphones, speakers, slide switch, function key, microphone sensitivity and LED.

Hardware SDK for seamless integration into your own workflow solution

The Hardware SDK allows the integration of SpeechAir into other workflow solutions, such as hospital information systems (HIS) or law practice management software. This allows for example access to patient and client data directly on your SpeechAir to achieve a smother workflow.

Android OS for intuitive use and app installation

Android is a secure and intuitive operating system which allows you to install apps on your SpeechAir and have all important applications on one single device.

Your voice recorder comes with

  • SpeechAir smart voice recorder
  • Docking station
  • In-ear headphones
  • 2 USB cables
  • Power supply with international adapters: US, UK, Europe, Asia Pacific
  • USB stick containing user manual
  • SpeechExec Pro Dictate dictation software (PSP1200)
  • SpeechExec Pro dictation and speech recognition software (PSE1200)
  • Philips SpeechAir management software
  • Quick start guide

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Slide switch type:
International slide switch (record/stop/play/rewind)
Dual Core Cortex-A9 1.6 GHz
Internal memory:
16 GB (12 GB available)
Operating system:
Android 4.4.2
dark grey pearl metallic and chrome frame
light sensor, motion sensor, optical proximity sensor
Vibration module
Antimicrobial surface
Customizable function button
Product dimensions (W × D × H):
62 × 127 × 15 mm / 2.4 × 5.0 × 0.6 inches
160 g / 5.6 oz
3.5 mm / 1.4 inches
3.5 mm / 1.4 inches
micro USB 2.0
IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n
Docking station connector
IPS with 16 million colors
Screen type:
scratch resistant Gorilla glass touch screen
Diagonal screen size:
10.16 cm / 4 inches
480 × 800 pixels
Audio (supported by operating system)
Recording format:
Playback format:
Directional microphone:
for speech recognition
360° microphone:
for meetings and dictation
MEMS microphone:
for VoIP telephony
Philips dictation recorder app
Recording modes:
DSS Pro (DS2/mono), PCM Voice (WAV/mono)
Bit rate:
28 kbit/s (DSS Pro), 256 kbit/s (PCM Voice)
Edit modes:
insert, overwrite, append
Recording time:
1073 hours (DS2), 117 hours (WAV)
Sample rate:
16 kHz / 16 bit
Supported barcodes:
Code 39, Code 93, Codabar, Code128, Code 25, Code 11, MSI-Plessey, EAN, UPC, QR code, Data Matrix
Speaker type:
built-in rectangular dynamic speaker
Dimensions front speaker:
6 × 12 mm / 0.2 × 0.5 inches
Dimensions rear speaker:
11 × 15 mm / 0.4 × 0.6 inches
5 Megapixels
Image formats (supported by operating system):
Video playback formats (supported by operating system):
MPEG-1/2 (DAT, MPG, VOB, TS) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), MPEG4 (AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV, 3GP) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), DIVX (AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV, 3GP) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), Real Media (RM, RMVB) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), H.264 (AVI, MKV, MP4, MOV, 3GP, TS, FLV) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), MVC H.264 (AVI, MOV) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (60 fps), VP8 (WEBM) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), VC-1 (WMV, ASF, TS, MKV, AVI) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), H.263 (3GP, MOV, MP4) up to 704 × 576 pixels (30 fps), Sorensen Spark (FLV) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), ON2 VP6 (AVI, FLV) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps), JPEG (AVI, MOV) up to 1920 × 1088 pixels (30 fps)
Battery type:
built-in rechargeable Li-ion battery
Battery capacity:
2700 mAh
Battery lifetime:
up to 12 hours of recording (DSS QP mode)
Standby time:
up to 97 hours
Charging time (full charge):
approx. 3 hours
Docking Station
Product dimensions (W × D × H):
82 × 77 × 56 mm / 3.2 × 3.0 × 2.2 inches
264 g / 9.3 oz
LAN connection
Kensington lock
Removable magnetic inlay for use with case
Green specifications
Compliant to 2011/65/EU (RoHS)
Operation conditions
-5° – 45° C / 23° – 113° F
10 % – 90 %, noncondensing
Real-time file encryption
Encryption standard (Philips dictation recorder app):
Advanced Encryption Standard (AES) 256 bits
Device lock with PIN code or password
Configurable security settings with Software Development Kit (SDK) or configuration software
Lockable settings
Package contents
SpeechAir Smart Voice Recorder
Docking Station
In-ear headphones
2 USB cables
Power supply with international adapters:
US, UK, Europe, Asia Pacific
USB stick containing user manual
SpeechExec Pro Dictate Dictation Software (PSP1200)
SpeechExec Pro Dictation and Speech Recognition Software (PSE1200)
Philips SpeechAir Management Software
Quick start guide
System requirements for Philips SpeechExec software
Intel dual core or equivalent AMD processor, 1 GHz or faster processor
2 GB (32 bit)/4 GB (64 bit)
Hard-disk space:
100 MB for SpeechExec software, 4.5 GB for Microsoft .NET Framework
Operating system:
Windows 10 (64 bit), Windows 8.1/7 (32/64 bit), Windows Server 2012 (64 bit), Windows Server 2008 R2 (32/64 bit)
DirectX-compliant graphics card with hardware acceleration recommended
Windows-compatible sound device
Internet Explorer 9 or higher, or the current version of Chrome or Firefox
Free USB port
Internet connection for required software activation
Additional system requirements for speech recognition software
Supported speech recognition software:
Nuance Dragon Professional 12.5/13/14/15 Individual/Group, Nuance Dragon Legal 12.5/13/14/15, Dragon Medical Practice Edition 2/3, Nuance Dragon SDK Client Edition 14
Intel dual core or equivalent AMD processor, 2.2 GHz or faster processor
4 GB (32 bit)/8 GB (64 bit)
Hard-disk space:
8 GB
Operating system:
Windows 10 (64 bit), Windows 8.1/7 (32/64 bit), Windows Server 2012 (64 bit), Windows Server 2008 R2 (32/64 bit)
Available accessories (optional)
Philips SpeechAir case ACC1120
Philips telephone pickup microphone LFH9162
Philips meeting microphone LFH9172
Philips SDK for dictation hardware LFH7475

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