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What is Google Translate app?

Google Translate is a free multilingual machine translation service developed by Google, to translate text, speech, images, sites, or real-time video from one language into another.

The Google Translate app for Android and iOS supports more than 90 languages and can translate 37 languages via photo, 32 via voice in "conversation mode", and 27 via real-time video in "augmented reality mode".

The Android app was released in January 2010, while an HTML5 web application was released for iOS users in August 2008, followed by a native app on February 8, 2011.

An early 2011 version supported Conversation Mode when translating between English and Spanish (in alpha testing). This interface within Google Translate allows users to communicate fluidly with a nearby person in another language. In October 2011 it was expanded to 14 languages.

The 'Camera input' functionality allows users to take a photograph of a document, signboard, etc. Google Translate recognises the text from the image using optical character recognition (OCR) technology and gives the translation. Camera input is not available for all languages.

In January 2015, the application gained the ability to translate text in real time using the device's camera, as a result of Google's acquisition of the Word Lens app. The speed and quality of real-time video translation (augmented reality) feature were further enhanced in July 2015 with the release of a new implementation that utilizes convolutional neural networks.

 

How to download and install Google Translate app?

1. Go to Google play store on your android smart phone.

2. Type in search box Google translate app and search it.

3. Click on pop up for download.

4. After download click install it.

5. Now Google translate app installed.

 

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How to use Google Translate app?

1. Unlock your phone.

2. Go to apps menu and tap on Google Translate app.

3. For translating using the Text Box.

4. Launch the app by tapping on its icon.

5. Select a base language.

6. Select a language to translate to.

7. Type the words to translate.

8. Using the Camera for Translated.

9. Launch the app by tapping on its icon.

10. Turn on Camera mode of translation app.

11. Align the text in Camera mode.

12. Scan a picture.

13. Import a picture to translate.

14. Using Voice Mode for Translate.

15. Launch the app by tapping on its icon.

16. Open Voice mode in translation app.

17. Select a language and speak on the bottom portion of the screen.

18. Using Handwriting for Translate.

19. Open the app by tapping on its icon.

20. Launch Writing mode.

21. Write something in the bottom portion of the screen.

22. Translate it.

 

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