The Translation app of Google is extremely useful for frequent travelers. As per the reports of Google, around 500 million people make use of Google translate on daily basis. The figure makes approximately one billion translations every day.
Recently, the company rolled out another update for the application. Earlier, translator can only recognize 36 languages. However, the new update will add 90 more languages to the feature.
On Wednesday, the biggest internet service provider firm released the new update for Android and iOS users. The update can increase the popularity of the application in few days.
The new update contains two noteworthy features: visual translator and voice translator. The voice translator will instantly identify the spoken language and will present it in the form of text. . It can also work like a user friendly interpreter, users can utilize microphone to record the foreign language. . As soon as the translator becomes aware of the other language, it will display the translated text on the screen.
Barak Turovskly, the product leader of Google Translate states that it is quite difficult task to talk with someone who speaks unfamiliar language. It takes a lot of time to type and translate the language of the other person. Hence, the company has launched the new update to save users’ precious time. The chief purpose of the voice translator is to make conversation more natural. The feature can easily defeat the issue of language barrier.
The second feature is visual translator which can translate signs and text in few seconds. People are only required to capture an image of the written text and put it into the visual translator. The feature will show translation of the text on the screen.