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.
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?