Translate offline

You can download languages onto your device so you can use the Translate app when you're offline. This is helpful when you don’t have an Internet connection.

Download languages to use offline (Android only)

  1. Open the Translate app on your Android device .
  2. Touch a language name at the top of the screen.
  3. To the right of the language name, touch download . If you don't see the download icon next to a language, it isn't available for download.
  4. When the language is done downloading, you'll see a check mark .

Remove offline languages (Android only)

  1. Open the Translate app .
  2. Touch a language name at the top of the screen.
  3. To the right of the language name you want to remove, touch .
  4. When asked if you want to remove the offline package, touch OK.

Keep in mind:

  • Not all offline languages can be used for instant camera translations. See the offline languages available for instant camera translations.

  • To avoid potential delays or extra data usage charges, only download when you're on Wi-Fi.

  • For iPhone and iPad, you can only download offline languages for instant camera translations.
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