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ELSA Speak

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ELSA Speak Features

Features Summary

Functionality

4.5

/5

169

Total features

19

8 categories

ELSA Speak features

API
Activity Dashboard
Asynchronous Learning
Blended Learning
Call Recording
Course Library
Employee Engagement
Employee Portal

Common features of Training software

API
Academic/Education
Activity Dashboard
Assessment Management
Assignment Management
Asynchronous Learning
Blended Learning
Built-in Course Authoring

Price starts from

6.99

/user

Per year

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Subscription
Free trial

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Functionality

4.5

/5

169

Price starts from

6.99

/user

Per year

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Total Features

19

Unique features

  • Gamification

  • Interactive Content

  • Progress Tracking

  • Mobile Access

Functionality

4.7

/5

169

Price starts from

335

One-time payment

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Total Features

36

Features in Common

1

Unique features

  • KPI Monitoring

  • ML Algorithm Library

  • Data Analysis Tools

  • Data Discovery

Functionality

4.8

/5

130

Price starts from

22

/user

Per month

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Total Features

56

Features in Common

2

Unique features

  • For Software

  • Full Text Search

  • Synchronous Editing

  • Automatic Transcription

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Maria P.

Automotive, 10,001+ employees

Used daily for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Elsa user feedback

Reviewed 2 years ago

I'm very tagged and use it daily. However, I lack information about different features such as how and why you get points in the League game. I lack extra info to read about new features in the app at all. I lack lifetime statistics, not just a year, to be able to see the process over a long period of time.

Pros

It provides real confidence after a short time of constant practice.

Cons

It's a little slow, I have to wait a long time to be able to click on to next one.

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Ezra S.

Computer & Network Security, self-employed

Used daily for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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Great app to improve your accent

Reviewed 2 years ago
Pros

* It gives a good feedback about how your accent sounds and what do you need to improve in your accent * It gives instructions about how to create those sounds (e. g. relax your lips, drop your jaw etc.)

Cons

* As said, the reminders didn't work well * I wish there was a lessson that focuses and elaborates more on the IPA showed on the feedback * Sometimes the app waits a few seconds to download the lesson or check for updates, not sure if it's my internet or something but it kinds of annoying

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Omar A.

Design, self-employed

Used weekly for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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AI technology in learning

Reviewed 2 years ago
Pros

It's the only perfect English learning app with AI technology and it is an organized and practical platform I have ever seen. In addition its motivation and reminder notifications play an important role in my goal progress process. Thank you!

Cons

It's the only perfect English learning app with AI technology and it is an organized and practical platform I have ever seen. In addition its motivation and reminder notifications play an important role in my goal progress process. Thank you!

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Chemicals, 5,001-10,000 employees

Used daily for less than 6 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend7/10

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Not perfect, but good enough to use

Reviewed 2 years ago
Pros

In 20 min daily I can improve my English on an easy and interesting way

Cons

Freezing too often, sometimes I don't know what should I pronounce better. Big problem is the poor main dashboard, hard to monitor the achievement and development

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Kourosh T.

Information Technology and Services, self-employed

Used daily for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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ELSA has improved my pronunciation easily

Reviewed 2 years ago

speaking is a skill that ELSA Speak tried to teach this and simulate usage in real life.

Pros

focus on interactive speaking, practical learning with assessment, seeing progress and improvement, understanding errors and fixing them

Cons

learning movement from zero to improved level

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wilaiporn s.

Education Management, 501-1,000 employees

Used daily for less than 6 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Speak confidently with Elsa.

Reviewed 2 years ago

I've been using the app for 3 weeks, but feel more confident that the pronunciation is correct. And still have to practice a lot. and i think this app It will help me to develop my speaking to an advanced level.

Pros

I like the app's very good pronunciation check. And that meets my need to practice English.

Cons

Translation of some words or sentences in Thai Still not as good as it should be Some sentences or some words are not correct. In addition I didn't find any problems in the app unless when the internet signal is not good The app might be processing slow.I just waited a while Provide better internet signal, no problem.

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Oksana B.

Insurance, 201-500 employees

Used daily for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Oksana’s review

Reviewed 2 years ago

I am satisfied

Pros

I like that it’s helping me to work on my weak spots

Cons

It’s not very intuitive. It took me some time to figure how to proceed to the bendy topic.

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Praneeth N.

E-Learning, 11-50 employees

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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Superb app for learning english pronunciation

Reviewed 2 years ago

The app is good for me as I can practice it whenever there are free moments in a day or week. Also, the speech recognition along with the question replaying feature is perfect for me.

Pros

The speech recognition that I use on ELSA is excellent! I also love using the dictionary and listening to stories.  I've recommended this app for my friends to use.

Cons

It would be helpful to have the speaking raised by option for the advanced users to seek lessons from teachers on how to get some corrections on pronunciation. I sometimes find it difficult to use these kinds of apps, especially when I am trying to learn a second language. It'd bring me huge advantages if there could be some sort of community of people who are willing to help out with communicating via the app itself without having to report every mistake I make.

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Carla S.

Commercial Real Estate, 1-10 employees

Used daily for less than 6 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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The best you can get for your daily speaking practice

Reviewed 2 years ago

I love Elsa Speak,I use it everyday.Instead of going to social networks, I invest my time with Elsa Speak.

Pros

That you have it available at the time you want or have available to practice English.

Cons

It ia not somethink I dislike, but there's something I thing could be better: The chat groups could offers some phone calls in small groups.

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Lissage P.

Food Production, 51-200 employees

Used daily for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Elsa the best app for learning languajes.

Reviewed 2 years ago

With Elsa I have solve all research problems that I had. It was tough for me understand a scientific articles without using a dictionnary. Now, with Elsa is the opposite. Everything is clearer for me.

Pros

Elsa is a wonderful app for learning english Because, before knowing Elsa, I have had a bad pronunciation and the worst intonation. But now, with Elsa, I speak like a native. I have a better understanding of learning languajes. I have no fear to speak with an American, a Canadian or an Australian because I feel that I become strong in English. The main features of this app that I love so much are: pronunciation, intonation, learning of new words. Let me say to you that the two first features(pronunciation and intonation) are the key to become an english speaker. I recommend highly this app to everybody who want to speak like a native because Elsa has broken all my bad habits in learning english. Now, I speak confidently.

Cons

Pronunce a word or a sentence several times when it seems difficult for the app understand what I am saying. Because, I feel and i listen that I pronunce very well the word, but Elsa,sometime has some difficulties to understand it. You can work to make Elsa better in this aspect.

Vendor response

Thanks for the awesome review. We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us. We hope to upgrade our products' features soon to increase customers' experience. We look forward to working with you again in the future!

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Leisure, Travel & Tourism, 1-10 employees

Used daily for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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I enjoyed learning English with Elsa

Reviewed a year ago

I highly appreciate the features and the delicate of this application for English learners.

Pros

What I paid for the lifetime package is reasonable and my skills, especially pronunciation get improved by practising everyday.

Cons

There are several tracks recommended for my practise so sometimes it caused me confused with the appearance.

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Dimi K.

Information Technology and Services, 5,001-10,000 employees

Used daily for less than 6 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend7/10

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So far so good with this Elsa speaking

Reviewed 2 years ago

This is good for me as I can practice it whenever there is free time for me and the speech recognition along with replaying my speech is the best feature in this app.

Pros

Self-learning with interactive communication was very helpful for me and this Elsa speak gives me feedback on my speech which I thought it wouldn't be possible without off-line teacher. Speech recognition looks it works for me so far even sometimes I doubt how it would work as it just points out the same pattern over and over.

Cons

As I mentiond in the pros I feel sometimes the speech recognition gives me the same feedback. However it's not easy to find a way to improve it in this app and I think I need to get advices from teachers on the pattern. I saw the app has a community to find a teacher but I don't think they would know my progress in the Elsa speaking.

Vendor response

Thank you for sharing your feedback. It's a valuable asset for us to improve our product to meet clients' expectations. We hope to continue to work with you in the way of learning English

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Zahir R.

Biotechnology, 11-50 employees

Used daily for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Excellent AI based self learning app

Reviewed 2 years ago

It helps to communicate with international project client, stakeholder with much confidence.

Pros

User can measure current status, ELSA helps user to give focus on learning on their weak areas. This is pretty much easy to use, just need internet connection. It can add values to business.

Cons

It could be more useful if user can use it from web browser. In person coaching price is bit high whereas it is more convenient in HALLO app. I think there have no difficulties to integrate with business team, it will help to add more profit to non-native English speaking business team.

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Orsolya B.

Information Technology and Services, 1-10 employees

Used daily for less than 6 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend5/10

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Thank you

Reviewed 2 years ago
Pros

Pronunciation recognition - I really liked that I can say something and Elsa recognizes my mistakes and guves me guidelines how to improve it.

Cons

The Continue button - it should be automatized, so wheb I click on the choosed word it should be move forward and shouldnt wait for me to press continue all the time.

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Johana K.

Public Relations and Communications, 1-10 employees

Used daily for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend9/10

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Can use everywhere and very easy to use

Reviewed 2 years ago

Great, really. I hope someday ELSA take me on vacation to Canada to practice the result of my ELSA learning lol. Because I am always in the upper student chart lol.

Pros

This is the first app I tried that used AI to learn the language

Cons

Somehow the app not stable even though my internet connection didn't mess

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Omar H.

Financial Services, self-employed

Used weekly for 2+ years

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  • Likelihood to recommend8/10

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Elsa idvidual user!

Reviewed a year ago

Overall, Elsa is one of the best apps that add value to users and increase their knowledge of English! It is recommended if you want to learn English with an accent.

Pros

I have seen progress in learning English as a second languageThe App overall is easy to useThe app helped me to score a high rate in General ILETS

Cons

The app is full of features, and I wish there were a dashboard that reflects the progress with weak areas.There are no interactive achievements.

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Reisla O.

Accounting, 1,001-5,000 employees

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  • Likelihood to recommend8/10

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First impression of Elsa

Reviewed 2 years ago
Pros

I started using the trial version of the application and quickly included it in my daily English study practice. Through a quick test, it is possible to identify specific pronunciation and intonation problems, which directs the efforts to be taken. The application has a bank of video clips of interviews, lectures in real situations that greatly facilitate the understanding of sounds previously unperceived with the use of artificial intelligence.

Cons

I don't find the program so easy to manage. When starting each study session I am presented with many "recommended", "by topics" or "games" options for training, when it would be more intuitive to continue directly from where I left off.

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Angela P.

Human Resources, self-employed

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Huge improvements in just few days!

Reviewed 2 years ago

I've been using Elsa for ten days now, and I'm an enthusiast! I wanted an app to improve my pronunciation, and I have found much more. I'm impressed by all the learning possibilities. Never in my life, I have been able to be consistent and train each day. Now, I do it, even more time than 20 minutes. It's fun and rewarding.

Pros

I can get tracking of my pronunciation, fluency, intonation, listening, word stressing... And I can test all that. I get a fine perception of my improvements. Other things: high personalization level; the videos with the mouth position and the short explanations. It's so full of useful details and complete!

Cons

It's not so clear how to organize my own content, but I haven't had the time to explore this possibility, yet.

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Elizaveta K.

Computer Software, 11-50 employees

Used weekly for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend8/10

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A good app to improve pronunciation

Reviewed 2 years ago
Pros

The most important function of this app for me is the correct recognition of sounds and the evaluation of how correctly they are pronounced (with recommendations for improvement). Of the apps I've tried, Elsa is the one that recognizes sounds correctly.

Cons

Unfortunately, sometimes there are still problems with sound recognition. So you can continue to improve the engine responsible for speech recognition. Sometimes it is not clear what exactly is wrong in the pronunciation (not enough comments, how exactly to correct the pronunciation of the sound, how the language should be positioned, etc.) The app has added videos from Rachel's English channel, but sometimes it is not enough.

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Computer Software, 5,001-10,000 employees

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  • Likelihood to recommend7/10

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Only American Accent

Reviewed 2 years ago

It was fun. However, I got quickly bored of the lack of content.

Pros

The app is immersive, has good animations, is intuitive and you feel guided in your learning. In addition, it has different learning games.

Cons

1) Elsa does not have a British accent setting, which is why I have stopped using it. 2) The layout of the video pages leaves little room for the video itself, and it does not allow for rotating the screen to enlarge the image. 3) The learning games are always the same. It would be good if they were autogenerated from a database of words, like Duolingo. That way, the user could return and do the old exercises without going through the same words and phrases they have practised.

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Dmytro S.

Computer Software, 10,001+ employees

Used daily for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Training by doing great things

Reviewed 2 years ago

I train my pronunciation issues day-to-day

Pros

My pronunciation is improved by training with Elsa app

Cons

I don't think the question is easy. I like the app and I going to use it all time

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Mohamed S.

Food & Beverages, 10,001+ employees

Used daily for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Very Nice & useful application for all levels of users

Reviewed 2 years ago

highly recommended for friends for learning English practice

Pros

Increase the learning practice & useful for enhance the pronunciation

Cons

free levels need to increase a little bit

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Lais G.

E-Learning, 1-10 employees

Used weekly for 1-2 years

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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Best Speaking Practice App in the Market

Reviewed 2 years ago

ELSA is overall excellent. I make all my students download it.

Pros

ELSA provides you real-time feedback on your pronunciation and teaches you how to fix whatever is inadequate. It’s is just perfect.

Cons

The app is a bit inflexible when it comes to accents — native speaker accents — and also connected speech. Sometimes in spoken English some Ts are dropped for example. But if you drop them while reproducing a dialogue, ELSA will mark you for it. Therefore, it needs room to foresee variation of native speech.

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Stefanie K.

Investment Management, self-employed

Used daily for 6-12 months

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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The best for language lerning and call recording

Reviewed a year ago

I like the interactive experience of learning and making progress with this software.

Pros

I love learning and tracking my language progress with ELSA.

Cons

I feel like sometimes there are some incorrect pronounciations but it does not happen very often.

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Bachir R.

Oil & Energy, 201-500 employees

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  • Likelihood to recommend10/10

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English fluency starts here

Reviewed 2 years ago

I do like the way how this App evaluate what sounds or which pronunciation needs improvement. I like the quick assessment that creates a personalized courses and lessons for user. Day after day using this App, I feel more confident to speaker English in proper way.

Pros

It is so interesting App to start with to evaluating real English level then keep working on language skills on as Word Stress , Intonation, Fluency, and pronunciation to the perfection as native speakers besides the vocabulary and grammar.

Cons

Actually, I have nothing to say in this section, I've found that app by chance and I do love it day after day.