What is S Translator and how do I use it on my Samsung Galaxy Note3?

Last Update Date : Apr 20. 2018

What is S Translator and how do I use it on my Samsung Galaxy Note 3? 






Samsung S Translator gives you an easy way to quickly translate spoken words or entered text into several languages. S Translator supports Brazilian Portuguese, English (UK), English (US), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese and Spanish.

To open S Translator touch Apps apps > S Translator STranslator .


Note: it is suggested you connect to a Wi-Fi network with internet access when using S Translator. The translation process occurs online and is a data-intensive process. If you are not connected to a Wi-Fi network you will be asked to allow S Translator to connect via the mobile network. Touch Connect to continue with the translation process.


1.    Select a language in the bottom and top boxes. You can translate between the languages selected.

2.    Touch either box to enter text to be translated using the keyboard. Or touch either speak button at the bottom to enter text using your voice. When entering text using the keyboard touch Enter on the keyboard when you have finished or touch Touch to translate.



3.    The text will be translated and displayed in both boxes. To hear the translation using text-to-speech touch TextSpeech  .





4.    The first time you use the text-to-speech function for a language your device may ask you to download high-definition voice files.


Touch OK to continue. Mark the Do not show again checkbox to skip this request and download voice files for future requests. Voice files will be downloaded using Samsung Apps.


You will need to be signed in to your Samsung account before you will be able to download additional voice files.




 5.    Touch Free to download the voice files to your device.



Save Translation as a Favourite

When you complete a translation touch Translator  at the top of the screen to save the translation as a favourite.




S Translator Settings


Touch Menu menu to access these S Translator options:

  • History: view your translation history. Touch Translator to add a translation to your favourites. Touch ViewPlay to view and play a translation. Touch and hold a translation to Copy, Share or Delete from history.
  • Favourites: view translations you have saved as favourites.
  • Preset phrases: view the preset phrases for the selected languages. Select a category and keyword to narrow the results.
  • TTS speech rate: adjust the text-to-speech rate. 

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