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How To Use Smartphone Camera To Translate Anything

Discussion in 'Tutorials' started by Mr. Boombastic, Jul 4, 2016.

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    Translate any language into your understandable language by just using your smartphone camera by clicking the image and then translating it to your desired language using the Google translate app.

    Android & iOS are very smart devices which provides lots of feature for its users that’s the reason it is most widely used in the world. And there are lots of apps that are being developed to run on these OS that makes it more user-friendly. And in this post, we will be discussing the app that you must download and install in your Smart device to translate anything or say any language that you find around you, it can be anything like a sign in another language, a recipe menu and anything else which is in the language that you are unable to understand. At that situation your Smartphone will help you, just pick up the phone, click the image and then translate in your relative language. And this will be very helpful in your day to day life specially when you are in a foreign country. So have a look on complete guide discussed below to proceed.

    The way to sort it out is very simple and easy and you will be using a simple Google app that will translate the picture’s language into the one that you can easily understand. So follow up the steps below to proceed.

    Features Of Google Translate App:
    • Translate between 103 languages by typing
    • Offline: Translate 52 languages when you have no Internet
    • Instant camera translation: Use your camera to translate text instantly in 29 languages
    • Camera Mode: Take pictures of text for higher-quality translations in 37 languages
    • Conversation Mode: Two-way instant speech translation in 32 languages
    • Handwriting: Draw characters instead of using the keyboard in 93 languages

    1. First of all in your smartphone, download and install the latest version of the app Google Translate the app that will allow you to translate the language in the image. This is available for both the Android as well as iOS:
      Android | iOS
    2. After installing the app in your device, launch it and you will need an initial set up of the language that is the language that is primary that you understand, and on the 2nd one the language that you generally want to convert


    1. Now simply click on Finished button.
    2. Now you need to simply tap on camera button to take the picture of the image whose language you want to translate in your primary language.


    Now you will see the app will automatically translate the language into your primary as soon as you click the image.


    1. Thats it you are done, now you can easily use the app anytime to translate anything around you.

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