When recording an interview or focus group for transcription purposes it is essential, if you want a good quality transcript, to use the right equipment. For the Transcription Service provider it makes it easier for us to provide you with an accurate and quick turnaround of your transcript and, it keeps your costs low if the recording is of good quality.
NEVER USE A MINI CASSETTE FOR RECORDING AN INTERVIEW THESE ARE DESIGNED FOR DICTATION OF REPORTS AND LETTERS ONLY!
The manufacturer that the majority of our clients use and, from our point of view for transcription purposes, produces one of the best quality digital recordings is * Olympus. This link takes you directly to the various voice recorders to suit different situations. So, whether your requirements are to record an interview, a focus group, conference or general office dictation their Customer Service will be able to advise you on the best digital voice recorders to suit your needs.
NB: That we are in now way affiliated with Olympus but from our many years of audio transcription we would highly recommend their digital audio equipment for both digital dictation and, the recording of interviews.
Please contact us to discuss your Audio Typing and Transcription requirements and we will be pleased to assist