Google Translate Gets Improved Offline Translations with AI Integration

Google introduced neural machine translation technology to Google Translate. The new Google Translate NMT upgrade will make offline translations on your smartphones as effective as online translations.

Google Translate is rolling out offline AI-based translations that you can download

When you are online, and use google translate while connected to the internet, the smartphone isn’t translating but sending information into the cloud. In Cloud, Google’s machine learning computers have a heavy lifting so it sends a response back to the users.

Before the AI integration, the smartphones used phrase-based machine translation for offline translation. It was an older form of technology.

This lead to much less-effective translations that could possibly garble up the meaning that is entire of you’re trying to translate.
The new on-device NMT will enable translations more perfect and effective than before. AI Google Translate will be as effective as Google’s own machine learning computers.
Here is the example provided by Google:

A screenshot of Google Translate NMT in action, as compared to previous Google Translate models.

Google told that  the new Google Translate NMT technology will work on 59 languages: Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Belarusian, Bengali, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, French, Galician, Georgian, German, Greek, Gujarati, Haitian, Creole, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Jannada, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese and Welsh.

As you can see, offline NMT is much better than earlier offline capabilities, but online NMT nevertheless wins a single day. However, at the least, the offline NMT interpretation doesn’t mangle the meaning that is entire of term becoming converted.

In a next few days, You will be able to choose offline NMT for your choice of language. Are you excited?

Also Read: Now Translate Roman Urdu in English while Using Google Translate

Fizza Atique

Fizza Atique is a Tech writer specializing in the intersection of tech and culture. She likes photography, VR, electronic music, coffee, and baking.
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