# [Android] The speech recognition

In this lesson, you will learn to use the speech recognition.

For this, you will use the Intent ACTION_RECOGNIZE_SPEECH.

To use the speech recognition system, use the Intent ACTION_RECOGNIZE_SPEECH.

Once the engine has analyzed the sound, it sends the result by intent :

If the software of speech recognition can’t be find, it can be installed automatically :

In the method onActivityResult, the result of the analysis is in the argument data as ArrayList of String :