Translate a bilingual conversation

The Translate app lets you translate in near real-time while someone speaks a different language. For example, you can translate a classroom lecture or speech. You can also use your Pixel Buds to get real-time translations.

Step 1: Start translation

  1. Open the Translate app Translate.
  2. At the top left and top right:
    • Tap the languages shown.
    • Tap the languages each of you speak.
  3. Tap Conversation Conversation.
  4. Say something.

Step 2: Talk & translate

  • To translate anything said in either language into the other language, tap Auto Auto.
  • To stop or start translation in one language, tap Speak Speak.
  • To hear a translation again, tap the top text box.
  • To continue your conversation, tap Auto Auto.

Step 3: Finish translation

To stop translation, at the top left, tap Back Back.


Languages you can have a conversation in
  • Afrikaans
  • Arabic
  • Catalan
  • Chinese
  • Croatian
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • Finnish
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Icelandic
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Serbian
  • Slovak
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Thai
  • Turkish
  • Vietnamese
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