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What is Live Translation and how do I use it on Galaxy S20, S20+, S20 Ultra, and Z Flip?

Live Translation gives you real-time text translation when you open your camera and focus it on a sign, a menu, or other documents in a foreign language. It can translate to and from a wide range of languages. To use Live Translation, open the Camera app, select Auto mode, and tap the Bixby Vision button. Select Text mode and focus your camera on the text you want to translate. Bixby will automatically recognize the language and translate it for you.

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*Available functions and features may vary by country, language, network, and surrounding environment.
*Samsung Account login and data network (Wi-Fi or internet connection) required to fully operate Bixby features.
*Bixby Vision service availability may vary depending on country or device; user interface may change and differ by device; Data network (Wi-Fi or internet connection) required; availability of Bixby Vision features and content providers may vary depending on country; all information, content, or images herein are provided by third parties and such content may not be accurate nor reflect the most updated information.
*Translation speed may vary depending on internet connection and word count. This function is limited to selected languages. For the full list of languages please visit http://www.samsung.com/global/galaxy/apps/bixby/vision/.

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