MacWhisper Pricing, Plans and Cost Breakdown for 2024

Transcribe audio files into text with high accuracy and privacy.

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On-device transcription for privacy

Supports 100 languages and various audio formats

One-time payment, no subscription required

MacWhisper Pricing

MacWhisper is a transcription application for macOS that leverages OpenAI's Whisper technology to convert audio files into text. It offers a free version as well as a more feature-rich Pro version for users who require advanced capabilities. Below is a detailed breakdown of the pricing for MacWhisper and MacWhisper Pro.

MacWhisper (Free Version)

  • Cost: €0
  • Features:
    • Transcription using Tiny and Base models
    • Suitable for quick and accurate transcriptions
    • Native macOS app integration

MacWhisper Pro (Paid Version)

  • Cost for Personal Use:
    • Single License: €29
  • Bulk Licensing Options:
    • 5 Licenses Pack: €125 (€25 per license)
    • 10 Licenses Pack: €220 (€22 per license)
    • 20 Licenses Pack: €400 (€20 per license)
  • Features:
    • Includes all features of the free version
    • Batch transcription capabilities
    • Manual speaker identification
    • Menubar app for quick access
    • Global access for instant transcription
    • ChatGPT integration with user's API key
    • Record and transcribe system audio
    • Support for multiple Whisper models: Tiny (English Only), Tiny, Base, Small, Medium, and Large
    • Audio file translation using Medium or Large models
    • Full transcript translation with a DeepL API key
    • Segment translation for custom subtitles
    • Podcast transcription in beta
  • Payment Model:
    • One-time payment with no subscription required
    • Use the software indefinitely after purchase
  • Refund Policy:
    • If unsatisfied, customers can request a refund within 7 days of purchase

The free version of MacWhisper is designed for users who need basic transcription services, while the Pro version caters to professionals and power users who require more advanced features and flexibility. The one-time payment model for MacWhisper Pro is an attractive option for those who prefer to avoid ongoing subscription fees.

Starting price


  • Free plan
  • Paid
  • Free trial