Microphone options for Home use or Personal Laptops



Select Dragon Medical from the dropdown and click on ‘continue’

These  microphones are recommended by Nuance but many are not supported for our on-site Stony Brook Medicine network

    Exercise caution when choosing an unsupported microphone 


Any microphone that can record audio data is 16kHz, 16-bit mono format is supported

However, microphone quality can vary between manufacturers and can greatly affect speech recognition quality.  Nuance has tested and recommends the following devices, at this time, for use with Dragon Medical One.

  • Nuance PowerMic
  • Philips SpeechMike
  • Grundig Digta SonicMic II
  • Grundig Digta SonicMic 3
  • Grundig DigtaCord
  • Grundig Digta 7
  • Olympus DirectRec DR