Swahili Subtitling Services

Swahili, also known as Kiswahili, is a Bantu language and it is the native language of Swahili people. It is spoken by various communities in the African Great Lakes region. There are around 140 million speakers of Swahili language. Swahili is the national or official language of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Also, some Swahili vocabulary is derived from Arabic.

LC, a Professional Subtitling Captioning service provider company with its head office in India and branch offices in USA, Germany, and Australia delivers Swahili subtitling services with its team of more than 50 Swahili professional native linguists worldwide. We provide multi-language subtitling to pre-recorded television programs, feature films, documentary films, webcasts and podcasts. LC transcription and subtitling team can add subtitles to programs with accuracy and speed. We use state of the art software that can render sub-titles in any colour, font or size ensuring that text changes while substance and context is retained.

At LC, we offer Swahili subtitling services for following language pairs:

  • Swahili to Swahili Subtitling Services
  • Swahili to English Subtitling Services
  • English to Swahili Subtitling Services

Swahili Subtitling & Captioning Services at LC

  • Quick turnaround
  • High quality yet cost effective
  • 4-eye process (subtitling and review by two native professional linguists)
  • Fonts compatible with all major operating systems and platforms
  • Excellent editing for better readability and reading speed
  • Qualified and experienced language professionals
  • Localization to suit traditional and cultural norms
  • Offered for all major video formats

Subtitling file formats supported by LC

  • Digital Video Files viz...WEBM, .MKV, .FLV, .VOB, .OGV, .OGG, .DRC, .GIF, .GIFV, .MNG, .AVI, .MOV, .QT, .WMV, .YUV, .RM, .RMVB, .ASF, .AMV, .MP4, .M4P (with DRM), .M4V, .MPG, .MP2, .MPEG, .MPE, .MPV, .MPG, .M2V, .M4V, .SVI, .3GP, .3G2, .MXF, .ROQ, .NSV, .FLV, .F4V, .F4P, .F4A, .F4B
  • Digital Audio Files viz...3GP, .AA, .AAC, .AAX, .ACT, .AIFF, .AMR, .APE, .AU, .AWB, .DCT, .DSS, .DVF, .FLAC, .GSM, .IKLAX, .IVS, .M4A, .M4B, .M4P, .MMF, .MP3, .OGA, .OPUS, .RA, .RM, .RAW, .SLN, .TTA, .VOX, .WAV, .WMA, .WV
  • Analogs (cassettes, CDs, DVDs, podcasts, videos)
  • .AQT, .GSUB, .JSS, .SUB, .TTXT, .SUB, .PJS, .PSB, .RT, .SMI, .STL, .SSF, .SRT, .SSA or .ASS, .SUB, .USF, .SUB + .IDX
  • Broadcast subtitle formats include: .PAC, .RAC, .CHK, .ESY, .XIF, .X32, .AYA, .890, .CIP, .CAP, .ULT, .USF, .CIN, .L32, .ST4, .ST7, .TIT, .STL
  • Standaloneor hard-coded subtitles depending on your video needs