Dictation recorder app

Productivity on the go

with a professional dictation solution

The Philips recorder app is designed to fit perfectly with the Philips SpeechExec software suite. Recording, editing, and sending dictation files from your Smartphone offers mobile flexibility and reduces document turnaround times.

Philips SpeechLive certified
Easy-to-use touch screen control for intuitive operation

The display shows all recording functions, and the main interface allows the user to record and navigate within recordings. Additionally, users can prioritize a recording, define a keyword and/or a category, or simply edit the recording name. The clear user interface makes it fast and easy to find what you’re looking for. It guides you through the dictation and upload process quickly and intuitively.

File encryption for maximum security

To avoid people accidentally getting access to your audio files, the highly secure Philips Recorder for Smartphones optionally offers the capability to encrypt dictation files. In addition, the application can be locked via PIN code.

Express Recorder Mode for fast and simple dictation

Shake, record, send: the Express Mode is quick and easy. Shake to record, and shake again to save your recording or have it sent immediately to your SpeechExec Mobile server (only available for iPhone).

SpeechLive for secure online storage

SpeechLive takes dictation workflow to the cloud, with all its great benefits. Dictations can be safely uploaded and downloaded from anywhere in the world. End-to-end double encryption protects recordings from unauthorized access. SpeechLive works seamlessly with all Philips input devices, connects with SpeechExec software and adapts to your company's working structure.

File editing functions for professional recording control

The Philips Recorder for Smartphones takes full advantage of the touch interface. It offers editing functions such as insert, overwrite, and append for professional recording control.

Priority setting for processing urgent jobs first

With the included priority-setting option, urgent recordings can be prioritized. This guarantees that important dictation files will be identified at a glance and get processed and delivered first.

Attach photos to your audio files for increased data accuracy

Attach a photo directly to your dictations to increase the accuracy and validity of your dictation files. Attached photos are directly tied to your recordings.

SpeechLive status bar and filter function for greater efficiency

With the status bar you always know the exact connection status to your cloud storage. Your dictation and system status are now visible on one screen. Find dictations in your cloud storage within seconds. Simply filter dictations according to their status progress (pending, progress, finished) and enhance your efficiency.

Seamless integration into SpeechExec software for productivity on the go

With the Philips Recorder for Smartphones you can send recordings to your SpeechExec solution via email, FTP, SpeechLive or directly to your company network. The audio files will automatically appear in your transcribe to-do list.

File delivery via SpeechExec Mobile Server for increased flexiblity

The SpeechExec dictation recorder routes files to their defined target destinations using either SpeechExec Mobile Server, BlackBerry Enterprise Server or SpeechLive. Customers have the choice of either hosting their own Server or take advantage of the Philips SpeechExec Dictation Hub service which provides a SpeechExec Mobile Server hosted by Philips. By supporting up to five Mobile Server settings at different locations, the Philips Recorder for Smartphones guarantees highest flexibilty when dictating in different environments is a must. With SpeechLive, dictation files can be sent from anywhere in the world, independent of where you are, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Recording format
Adaptive differential pulse-code modulation (ADPCM/.wav)
BlackBerry 10:
Adaptive differential pulse-code modulation (ADPCM/.wav)
Adaptive multi-rate (AMR/.amr)
Advanced Audio Coding (AAC/.m4a)
iPhone client requirements
Supported devices:
iPhone 4/4S/5/5s/6/6 Plus
Operating system:
iOS 7/8
Android client requirements
Supported devices:
Samsung Galaxy S4, Samsung Galaxy Nexus, LG Nexus 4, HTC One
Operating systems:
Philips SpeechExec dictation recorder for Android has been tested on the devices above, but should be compatible with all Android devices that run OS 4.2.1 and up.
SpeechExec Enterprise BlackBerry client requirements
Supported devices:
BlackBerry Storm, BlackBerry Bold, BlackBerry Curve series, BlackBerry Pearl series, BlackBerry 8800 series, BlackBerry Flip, BlackBerry Torch, BlackBerry Storm 2, BlackBerry Bold 2, BlackBerry Z10, BlackBerry Q10
Operating system: Bold II: operating system version 5.x and 6.0, Bold 90xx: operating system version 5.x, 6.0 and 7.0, Curve II: operating system version 4.6.x to 5.x, Storm II: operating system version 4.7.x to 5.1.x, , Storm: operating system version 4.7.x to 5.1.x, Curve I: operating system version 5.0 and 7.0, Pearl: operating system version 4.3.x to 4.5.x, 8800: operating system version 4.3.x to 4.5.x, Flip: operating system version 4.6, Torch: operating system 6.0 and 7.0, Z10 and Q10:
operating system 10.0 to 10.2
SpeechExec Dictation Hub BlackBerry client requirements
Supported devices:
BlackBerry Bold 2, BlackBerry Bold Touch, BlackBerry Curve, BlackBerry Torch, BlackBerry Torch 2, BlackBerry Z10, BlackBerry Q10
Operating system: Bold 2: operating system 6.0, Bold Touch: operating system 7.0, Curve: operating system 7.0, Torch: operating system 6.0, Torch 2:operating system 7.0, Z10 and Q10:
operating system 10.0 to 10.2
Mobile Server requirements
Operating system:
Server 2003 (32-Bit), Server 2008 (32/64-Bit), Server 2008 R2 (64-Bit), Server 2012 (64-Bit)
Pentium 1.7 GHz or equivalent
RAM memory:
1 GB
Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2
Hard-disk space:
10 MB, 300 MB for SQL Express Server, 700 MB for Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, 50 MB per user for dictation files
Web server software:
Microsoft Internet Information Server (IIS) or the Apache server
Web server scripting languages:
Active Server Pages (ASPX) or PHP
DVD-ROM drive
BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES) service software
Working BES Service from Blackberry
Standard configuration:
Installation of third-party application on a BlackBerry Smartphone enabled
Up to 256-bit file encryption
Encrypted file transfer via SSL
SpeechLive account (www.speechlive.com)
Compatible with Philips SpeechExec dictation recorder for iPhone, Android and Blackberry10

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