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Nuance Dragon Professional V16 - Single User License (12 Month Subscription)

by Nuance
Save £85.62
Original price £439.00
Current price £353.38 | £294.48 ex. VAT
SKU ROY-A266A-M00-16-1Y

Dragon Professional V16 is now available to trial for 14 days - please call on 0121 456 7800 or email to learn more! Sign up here >>

Please note: this is a 12-month subscription to Nuance Dragon Professional V16 software. Your subscription can be renewed annually for continued access to the software, along with version updates, upgrades and support. 

For the Dragon Professional V16 Single User Perpetual license, please click here instead >>

Why go for a Dragon V16 Subscription?

  • All software updates automatically available
  • Log in on multiple PC's with your Nuance login* - no installation/activation limits! (*users can only be logged in to one PC at a time)
  • Auto-texts, custom commands and words can be stored in the Nuance cloud - for seamless access on other machines. 
  • Payable yearly in advance - smaller upfront costs!

What's New in Dragon Professional V16?

  • Dragon Professional V16 is now fully supported & optimised for Windows 11
  • Compatible with the new Nuance PowerMic 4
  • Flexible volume license options available
  • Support for the latest applications, such as; Office 2021, Microsoft Teams, Corel WordPerfect and more...
  • Check the 'What's New in Dragon V16' tab for more details!

Click here to download the Dragon Professional V16 Data Sheet >>

Dragon Professional V16 is the very latest offering from Nuance, featuring the world's #1 speech recognition engine. Dragon V16 is up to 99% accurate out of the box with minimal voice profile training required to start achieving highly accurate results. 

Powerful features like custom voice commands, autotexts, customisable vocabulary and formatting options makes Dragon Professional V16 an incredibly user friendly yet potent tool for creating documentation with ease. 

Dragon learns your voice from corrections and custom words, providing you with an evolving and ever improving voice profile - the software becomes more accurate with each and every use!

Nuance's in-context engine allows you to dictate with a natural tone and pace, with the software evaluating the context of overall sentences and phrases to determine the correct spelling of each word in any scenario. 

Want to learn more? Why not call on 0121 456 7800 or email on for an online demonstration with one of our speech recognition experts. 

What's new in V16?

Dragon Professional V16 is optimised for Windows 11

While fully windows 10 compatible, Dragon Professional V16 has undergone a colossal, year-long rearchitecting and reengineering of its code to ensure optimisation for the new Windows 11 operating system. A decided benefit to Nuance having been acquired by Microsoft in March of 2022 is the unprecedented access to Microsoft development assets it afforded the Dragon engineering team. The result is a Dragon program that is ideally engineered for today and future-proofed for tomorrow by being supported on, certified, and optimised for Windows 11.

  • Supports both Windows 11 and Windows 10 operating systems
  • Successfully leverages advancements made in Windows 11
  • Aligns with the global migration of Windows PC infrastructure to Windows 11

Best in-class accessibility

Long known for its state-of-the-art adaptations for those with physical and cognitive disabilities, Dragon's latest upgrade furthers its commitment to the disability inclusion movement with new features like the ability to use Mouse Grid on multiple monitors. And built with accessibility requirements in mind, Dragon can be easily adapted as needed to meet the most stringent compliance requirements for accessibility or industry reporting. The new Dragon Professional 16 is perfect for helping organizations of all sizes take full advantage of their workforce and for building an inclusive workplace.

  • Mouse Grid on multiple monitors is critical in increasing the efficiency for these with physical disabilities working with a large amount of information
  • Still stocked with long-standing accessibilities like 'play that back' for proofreading of dictated text, Dragon Professional V16 sets a new standard for accessibility functionality.  

Faster and more accurate than ever

Dragon Professional 16 expands the possibilities of speech recognition innovation with a next-generation speech engine representing the culmination of 25-years worth of tireless progress and technology advancements. Dragon uniquely brings consistent, optimal accuracy to the PC, with Deep Learning technology and adaptation techniques that continuously adjust to your voice or environmental variations, even while you’re dictating. Dragon Professional 16 provides:

  • Best ever locally running desktop recognition accuracy
  • Continuous learning - even during dictation - for individually adapted accuracy improvements that enhance the user experience
  • Optimal accuracy achieved for speakers with accents or in noisy environments

Support for the latest applications

Another benefit to being a Microsoft company is unfettered access to the latest applications for the purpose of integration and support. Because Dragon’s effectiveness is tied to how well it integrates with other applications, it's critical that Dragon supports the latest versions just as it's critical that you have the most current version of Dragon. Dragon Professional 16 provides:

  • New support for Office 2021 while still supporting Office 2016/2019
  • New support for Microsoft teams commands
  • New support for 'Modern Comments' in Microsoft Word dictation
  • New support for Corel WordPerfect 2021

Nuance Power Mic 4 Support

The Nuance PowerMic 4 has long been a secret weapon of Dragon power users. Think of it as a microphone and mouse in one. Designed as a robust, ergonomic handheld microphone with simplified thumb-control operation, programmable buttons, and integrated mouse functionality, the PowerMic 4 takes personal productivity to all new heights with the integration of a larger pointing device, high pass filter, and added programable buttons.

  • Dragon Professional V16 joins Dragon Medical One and Dragon Professional Anywhere as a PowerMic 4 supported product

Improved high resolution monitor support

Dragon Professional 16 has been enhanced to support common hardware configurations including those with high resolution monitors. Yet another example of Dragon staying ahead of the technology curve.

View Nuance's Dragon Professional V16 Release Notes for more information >>

System Requirements
  • RAM: minimum 4GB for all operating systems
  • CPU: minimum 2.2 GHz Intel dual core or equivalent AMD processor 
  • Free hard disk space: 12 GB
  • Supported operating systems: Windows 11 (64 bit), Windows 10 (32/64bit), Windows server 2016/2019/2022
  • More information on supported applications
Key Features
  • The world's #1 speech recognition software
  • Up to 99% accuracy out of the box
  • Now fully supported in and optimised for Windows 11
  • Also supports Windows 10
  • Supports the new Nuance PowerMic 4 Dictation Microphone
  • Best-in-class accessibility features
  • Over 1 million active users
  • Optimal accuracy for speakers with accents
  • Accurate even in noisy environments
  • Provides a personalised, voice-driven experience
  • Dragon learns the words and phrases you use the most
  • Enhance accuracy with the optional advanced training or analysis of existing documents and emails
  • Capture your ideas as fast as you can speak them!
  • Automate business processes with time-saving macros
  • Create custom voice commands for inserting frequently used text and graphics
  • Transcribe your recordings from audio files
  • Command and control your computer via voice
  • Simplify proofreading with natural sounding text-to-speech or audio playback
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