9to5Toys Specials offers a digital download of Dragon Dictate for Mac 4 for $100, which is a 50% discount off the regular list price. This is the lowest price that we could currently find, and beats Amazon’s price by at least $20. It is important to note that the digital version of this software does include a USB headset.

Dragon Dictate for Mac 4 can be used in a variety of different applications, allowing for easy dictation from user to computer. It can accurately transcribe an audio file from a single speaker’s voice via podcast or recording, and features a variety of improvements over the previous version. With Dragon Dictate for Mac 4 you now have full text control when writing e-mails via Gmail, control over your Gmail inbox within Safari and Firefox, as well as better dictation accuracy in Apple Pages. Dragon Dictate for Mac 4 requires Mac OS X Lion (10.8), an Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz processor, 3GB of hard drive space and 4GB of memory.

We positively reviewed this software, dubbing it the “best speech recognition app”.

Head below the fold to learn more about Dragon Dictate for Mac 4 or visit their official website.

From Nuance Communications:

Dragon Dictate for Mac, version 4 is the ultimate productivity tool that enables you to save time and get more done. Dictate, edit, transcribe and control your computer all by using your voice. Dragon’s accurate speech recognition, customizable capabilities, easy-to-use interface and full transcription flexibility means you get more done — at home, school or work — quickly and accurately. Dragon Dictate for Mac, version 4 now includes the powerful capability to accurately transcribe an audio file of any single speaker’s voice from podcasts or pre-recorded audio files. You now get accurate and fast speech recognition.

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