Don’t adjust your accent so that speech recognition systems can understand you, let us worry about that

Australian-English, American-English, British-English, which do you choose? With Global English, you don’t have to worry about selecting your accent from a drop-down menu anymore. Global English is a single-English language pack supporting all major English accents for use in speech-to-text transcription.

Trained on thousands of hours of spoken data from over 40 countries and tens of billions of words drawn from global sources, you no longer have to worry about your accent being understood.

Simply select Global English and let the technology do the talking, so to speak.

Read the Global English whitepaper

The Speechmatics Approach to Global English

“Speechmatics’ Global English language model was the best option in every instance.”

Inside the Whitepaper you’ll find:

  • The traditional language modelling approach of dealing with accents and dialects for transcription
  • Speechmatics’ rationale behind creating a single-English language pack
  • Speech-to-text accuracy comparisons between Speechmatics and other leading speech recognition providers such as Google and Microsoft
  • Accuracy comparisons based on real-world data taken from a range of use cases
  • How Speechmatics continues to innovate and deliver world-class speech recognition technology

Read the whitepaper to learn of the challenges speech-to-text providers face when dealing with accents.

Key stats from the whitepaper:


accuracy for American-English


accuracy for British-English


accuracy as an average across Australian, Canadian, British, Irish, Indian, American and New Zealand

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