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TextGrabber + Translator: OCR recognize, translate and save editable text from any printed material


by ABBYY USA Software House Inc
Download this app if: you want to use your iPhone’s camera to scan text.


Advisor Review

TextGrabber iPhone app can convert images to editable texts, some of the time — I’m pretty lazy, so when I saw there was an app that could turn a photo of text into actual editable text, my interest was piqued. TextGrabber, which is compatible with iPhones 3GS and 4, scans photos and captures the printed text — sort of.
 If you are a 3GS user, don’t waste your money on...

Developer Notes

TextGrabber + Translator easily and quickly scans, translates and saves your chosen text from virtually any printed material.
Simply take a picture of the text and immediately edit, hear it spoken aloud via VoiceOver, translate it into 90 languages, send your text by SMS or e-mail, or share it...


Capture — Capture text with your camera and import it, a bit like a scanner. Very handy app.