Olympus DS-9000 & DS-9500 Dictaphones Discontinued – New OM System Models

The popular Olympus DS-9000 and DS-9500 digital dictaphones are becoming scarce with Olympus Australia already running out of the DS-9000 kits with no more coming. DS-9000 BYO (bring your own) dock and DS-9500 will run out soon. The Olympus DS-9000/DS-9500 which have been around since August 2018 are replaced by the OM System branded DS-9100 … read more

Olympus Dictation Delivery Service ODDS App End-of-Life March 2025

Olympus OM Systems ODDS Dictation App iOS Android end of life March 2025

##Update 7th March 2024## Click here ->  ODDS will be replaced ODMS Cloud <- what we know so far The Olympus (a.k.a. OM Systems) digital dictation app for Apple iOS and Android, underpinned by ODDS licences managed in the Olympus Dictation Portal – dictation-portal.com – is set to be discontinued by Olympus globally at the … read more

Olympus Dictation App ODDS OneDrive Audio Delivery

Olympus Dictation App ODDS supports Microsoft OneDrive Dictation Audio Delivery

Olympus Dictation App Now Supports Microsoft OneDrive Olympus has just announced their latest update to the Olympus Dictation App for iOS and Android, the addition of audio delivery via ODDS OneDrive. Note you will need the following Olympus Dictation App versions: iOS via the App Store v2.2.0 and Android via Google Play v2.1.1 The Olympus … read more

Philips SpeechLive – How to Dictate on any Mac or PC from Anywhere [Video]

Dictate to Philips Speechlive

For this blog post where we going to look at Philips SpeechLive, a cloud dictation and transcription solution, from the perspective of the dictation Author, the person creating the dictation audio. Philips Speechlive is revolutionising legal/medical dictation and transcription by utilising the cloud for audio processing. This frees up your staff to be able to … read more

Which Olympus Digital Dictaphone Should I Choose?

Which Olympus Digital Dictation Solution is best for me. Compare Olympus DS-2600 vs DS-9000 vs DS-9500 vs Olympus Dictation App

The current line up of Olympus Australia digital dictaphones is comprised of three physical dictaphones, four physical combinations and a smartphone app for iPhone and Android. Picking the best solution for you really depends on a few factors; are you upgrading from an older dictaphone? are you new to dictation? do you only use a … read more

What Next for Olympus Dictation? Pure Speculation …

Olympus Audio division taken over by investment fund Japan Industrial Partners Inc

At the time of writing this post, mid-October 2020, it has been exactly two and a half years since we saw the Olympus DS-9500 dictaphone and the new R7 release of ODMS software (Olympus Dictation Management System) for Windows. So it would be fair to speculate the something new is coming soon, but what will … read more

Olympus DS-9500 Firmware Update v1.150

DS9500 free firmware update v1.150

The onslaught of regular firmware updates for the Olympus DS-9500 wifi enabled digital dictaphones continues with this firmware release v1.150 issued today. The regularity of the firmware updates is a good thing, it shows that Olympus is listening to feedback from the global user community and dealers and shows their dedication to continually improve the … read more