ABBYY FotoTranslate for smartphones Nokia

Thursday, December 17, 2009

The company announced the release of ABBYY ABBYY FotoTranslate - program for smartphones Nokia, which allows you to quickly and accurately translate the words to pictures made built-in camera on mobile devices. In one application, combined mobile version of FineReader optical character recognition and modern electronic dictionaries. To use the new program does not require an Internet connection, network coverage or access to any external database of dictionaries - all that is necessary for recognition and translation is already in the ABBYY FotoTranslate.

ABBYY FotoTranslate supports translation from English, German, French, Italian, Spanish into Russian and from Russian into these languages. It uses the most modern dictionaries known authors, publishers, as well as current and complete versions of dictionaries ABBYY Lingvo, developed by the company itself ABBYY.

To translate, simply take pictures of the word, the program does the rest. Word on the photo will be recognized and automatically converted to text, then the program finds its meaning in the dictionary and the translation appears on the screen. If part of the word was not included in the frame, ABBYY FotoTranslate suggest possible spellings, from which you can select the appropriate. If you photographed the whole text, the application will translate all the words in the picture, with no need to make new photos.

Supported devices: Nokia smartphones running Symbian OS S60, 2-megapixel built-in camera: and above with autofocus. ABBYY FotoTranslate will be produced in two versions:

* ABBYY FotoTranslate version with one language. Includes one direction of translation for one of five languages. Currently available lines "English -> Russian" and "German -> Russian, soon to be released a version for translation from French, Italian and Spanish into Russian and from Russian into the languages listed above. ABBYY FotoTranslate version with one language only sold as a download-version of the online store site ABBYY and other popular online stores. The recommended retail price - 290 rubles for one direction of translation.
* ABBYY FotoTranslate Multi-language version. It offers the possibility of translation from five European languages into Russian. Home sales ABBYY FotoTranslate Multi-language version is planned for February 2010, the product will be available as a boxed product, and as a download-version.