We’re excited to now offer a new Enhanced speech-to-text language model for Korean! Read on for details, including how to get access.

Did you know Korean is spoken by almost eighty million people worldwide? That's a lot of people! That’s why we’re thrilled to announce extended language support for the Deepgram platform for our customers with our beta Enhanced Korean model.

Give Our Korean Language Model a Try

If you want to try out our Enhanced Korean speech-to-text model you can quickly create an account on Deepgram Console and we’ll give you $150 in free credits. Simply select Korean from the language menu when trying out our APIs.

If you’re already a Deepgram customer, you can call the Enhanced Korean model using the following arguments:

  • model=general

  • tier=enhanced

  • version=beta

  • language=ko

You can see an example of a full API call using these arguments below.

Example API call

curl \
  --request POST \
  --header 'Authorization: Token YOUR_DEEPGRAM_API_KEY' \
  --header 'Content-Type: audio/wav' \
  --data-binary @youraudio.wav \
  --url 'https://api.deepgram.com/v1/listen?language=ko&tier=enhanced&version=beta&model=general'

What Can Developers Do with a Korean Speech-to-Text Language Model?

  • Pair it with a Phone Call model to transcribe recordings from your call center.

  • Pair it with a Meetings model to understand the topics commonly discussed by customers.

  • Create an Agent Assist solution to increase the productivity of your sales team.

Key Benefits of Deepgram Enhanced Korean Language Model

  • Accurately transcribe Korean speakers with our Phone CallMeetingVoicemail, and Conversational AI use case models.

  • Many developers see upwards of 90% accuracy, depending on their use case.

  • Available for pre-recorded and streaming (getting started guide).

  • Transcribe on-premises or through the Deepgram Cloud.

  • Use in conjunction with speech understanding features such

  • as Diarization (docs), SummarizationTopic Detection, and more.

More to Come!

As our customers leverage Deepgram’s world-class speech API to expand their markets, we work together with them to create new models for the languages they need. We’ll continue to support the expansion of our language capabilities in the coming months to support our growing global customer base.

To learn more about the dozens of other languages and use cases Deepgram enables, please see the Language page in our documentation. And if you'd like to speak with someone about your project for diving in, please reach out! We welcome your feedback, please share it with us at https://www.deepgram.com/feedback.

If you have any feedback about this post, or anything else around Deepgram, we'd love to hear from you. Please let us know in our GitHub discussions .

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