Amazon Transcribe
Developer Guide

Document History for Amazon Transcribe

  • Latest documentation update: March 22, 2019

The following table describes important changes in each release of Amazon Transcribe For notification about updates to this documentation, you can subscribe to an RSS feed.

Change Description Date

New languages

Amazon Transcribe adds support for German and Korean.

March 22, 2019

Region expansion

Amazon Transcribe is now available in the South America (Sao Paulo) (sa-east-1) region.

February 7, 2019

New language

Amazon Transcribe now supports streaming transcription for US Spanish (es-US).

February 7, 2019

Region expansion

Amazon Transcribe is now available in the Asia Pacific (Mumbai) (ap-south-1), Asia Pacific (Singapore) (ap-southeast-1), EU (London) (eu-west-2), and EU (Paris) (eu-west3) regions.

January 24, 2019

New languages

Amazon Transcribe adds support for French, Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese.

December 20, 2018

New feature

Amazon Transcribe now supports transcription of audio streams. For more information, see Streaming Transcription.

November 19, 2018

New languages

Amazon Transcribe adds support for Australian English, British English, and Canadian French.

November 15, 2018

Region expansion

Amazon Transcribe is now available in Canada (Central) (ca-central-1) and Asia Pacific (Sydney) (ap-southeast-2).

July 17, 2018

New feature

You can now specify your own location to store the output from a transcription job. For more information, see the TranscriptionJobSummary data type.

July 11, 2018

New feature

Added AWS CloudTrail and Amazon CloudWatch Events integration. For more information, see Monitoring Amazon Transcribe.

June 28, 2018

New feature

Amazon Transcribe adds support for custom vocabularies. For more information, see Create a Custom Vocabulary .

April 4, 2018

New guide

This is the first release of the Amazon Transcribe Developer Guide.

November 29, 2017