SMS Translator

SMS Translator

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SMS Translation software. Translates your SMS to your friends language and auto-translates all incoming SMS to your language.

**Google Hangouts disables the in-line SMS translation. Please disable Google Hangouts if you have it installed and incoming SMS messages are not automatically translated****
**This is a bug with Google Hangouts in terms of how it handles SMS messages. Google has been notified of the bug. I will provide status update when I know more *******

Type of speak your messages.

Text to speech of messages for 16 languages, saves to a library for listening and training. You can create your own custom library of phrases that are relevant to you and not be limited to pre-canned expressions.

Now includes an auto-translate option under Options. When selected, all incoming SMS messages will be automatically translated and appended to the bottom of the original message

Now includes speech to text! Speak your message instead of typing. Speech to text will use the language you have set as your language in the options.

Language Training! Use Rosetta-stone like functionality for any phrases saved in your library! To use just press and hold the phrase and press 'Practice'. Practice until you sound like a native! Supports Catalan, Danish, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Dutch, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, and Chinese.

Use Bing or Google for translation.
Over 40 languages supported for translating to and from.

If you have received a large SMS message and are having trouble translating it using the Google Service, try using Bing or the Google Beta service. Bing is probably the best choice as an alternative as the Google Beta is limited on the amount of requests perday

Conversation thread to easily keep track of the messages from within the application.

The app only uses the existing SMS database unlike other apps so there is no separate copies of the messages floating around eating up your disk space.

Only SMSTranslator verified for CMWAP!
Full integration with Contacts list.

Localilzed now to support:
Arabic
Bulgrarian
Catalan
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Czech
Danish
Dutch
English
French
German
Greek
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Spanish - US
Swedish
Turkish

Please let us know (support@optimaldepth.com) if any of the translations could be better or are just plain wrong!

I created this application when I moved to Beijing back in 2010 as a way to help myself get around. I hope that it proves useful to everyone. Thanks to everyone for the great feedback via email and on the comments!

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Recently changed in this version

temporarily removing support for 2.0,2.1 and 2.2 until bug fix can be found

fixed copy paste bug on Android 4.0+

Fixing the bug removes the expand option for the text field. We'll be looking at adding the expand back in another update


Comments and ratings for SMS Translator
  • (66 stars)

    by smilingrob on 05/08/2011

    AWESOME APP ...VERY HAPPY TO WORK WITH !!

  • (66 stars)

    by Milo Quiroz on 22/05/2014

    Terrible design. Not intuitive. Does not work well.

  • (66 stars)

    by Ralph Ellis on 01/05/2014

    The app is quick and easy to use. Translations are only as good as the online source. Stick to short clear sentences

  • (66 stars)

    by Adam Schubert on 24/03/2014

    I use this app more than any other app I have ever had, my partner and I dont speak much of each others language so a translation app is invaluable to us, and Ive tried many of them, but always come back to this one. I have one complaint, if there is a network issue when I attempt to translate my message before sending it the app is then stuck trying to translate, the only way to get out of this i

  • (66 stars)

    by Josh Varughese on 21/03/2014

    Does not work on gosmart data connection.

  • (66 stars)

    by Joanna Villalvazo on 07/03/2014

    Not good at all don't work booooo you stink!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • (66 stars)

    by clia gwen castillejos on 21/02/2014