What's New

Added 12 new translation languages.

We are anxious to hear what you think of the new features! Please don’t be shy to share your feedback on TextGrabber pate in the App Store!

App Description

ABBYY TextGrabber easily and quickly scans, translates and saves your chosen text or QR-codes from virtually any printed material.
Simply take a picture of the text on 60+ languages or QR-codes and immediately edit, hear it spoken aloud via VoiceOver, translate it into 100+ languages, send your text by SMS or e-mail, or share it quickly on Facebook, Twitter or Evernote.
Translation is available as a separate in-app purchase.

***** Winner of SUPERSTAR Award in the "Mobile Productivity App", "Mobile Image Capture App" and “Text Input” categories in Mobile Star Awards
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“Textgrabber is probably the best app which adds another function to your iPhone: a scanner”- The Irish Times
“The results get delivered relatively fast, which is great. A must have for students” - appadvice.com
“The Best Image-to-Text App for iPhone” - lifehacker.com
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With ABBYY TextGrabber you can save and translate any printed text you need with a tap of your screen:
• Receipts
• Travel documents
• Notes
• Magazine articles
• Book fragments
• Manuals and instructions
• Recipe ingredients, etc.
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KEY FEATURES:
• Easy and accurate text or QR-codes capture from printed sources, such as books, magazines, ads, timetables, etc.
• Accurate on-device text recognition for 60+ languages, including German, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, English, Chinese, Korean and others
• Instant translation into 100+ languages (Internet connection is required, separate in-app purchase)
• Powerful text-to-speech capability with the VoiceOver system feature
• Adjustable font sizes and audio prompts to assist visually impaired people
• Fast and convenient sharing via Facebook, Twitter, Evernote, email or SMS
• All extracted text is automatically backed up and can be easily found in the “History” folder
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The application is partially compatible with the iPad 2 and iPod Touch 4 Gen (uploading images from photo album is only available).
OCR HINT: Please select the appropriate language (up to three at a time) before recognition

VIEW DEMO VIDEO on YouTube:
http://bit.ly/TG-iOS-Video
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IMPORTANT NOTE FROM THE DEVELOPERS
Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to your comments here. With any questions and suggestions please contact us directly at [email protected]

ABBYY TEXTGRABBER IS THE BEST WAY TO DIGITIZE, SAVE AND TRANSLATE ANY PRINTED INFORMATION!

Please leave a review if you like ABBYY TextGrabber . Thank you!

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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TextGrabber - image to text app: copy recipe from a cookbook, scan QR code, capture text on photo and send to translator screenshot 6 TextGrabber - image to text app: copy recipe from a cookbook, scan QR code, capture text on photo and send to translator screenshot 7 TextGrabber - image to text app: copy recipe from a cookbook, scan QR code, capture text on photo and send to translator screenshot 8 TextGrabber - image to text app: copy recipe from a cookbook, scan QR code, capture text on photo and send to translator screenshot 9 TextGrabber - image to text app: copy recipe from a cookbook, scan QR code, capture text on photo and send to translator screenshot 10

App Changes

  • August 18, 2011 Initial release
  • August 24, 2011 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • August 28, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • September 27, 2011 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • September 29, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
  • September 29, 2011 New version 2.0
  • October 21, 2011 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $1.99
  • October 21, 2011 New version 2.1
  • October 25, 2011 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • October 26, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • November 02, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
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  • December 02, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
  • December 02, 2011 New version 2.2
  • December 07, 2011 Price decrease: $1.99 -> $0.99
  • December 17, 2011 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
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  • February 08, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $1.99
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  • February 24, 2012 New version 2.5
  • March 02, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
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  • April 14, 2012 New version 2.6
  • April 24, 2012 Price decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
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  • February 05, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $3.99
  • February 09, 2013 New version 2.7
  • February 23, 2013 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $0.99
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  • April 09, 2013 New version 3.0
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  • September 06, 2013 New version 4.0
  • September 10, 2013 New version 4.0.1
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  • November 15, 2013 New version 4.1
  • November 15, 2013 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99
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  • December 16, 2013 New version 4.2
  • December 16, 2013 Price increase: $1.99 -> $5.99
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  • December 21, 2013 New version 4.2.1
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  • January 02, 2014 Price increase: $1.99 -> $5.99
  • January 27, 2014 New version 4.2.2
  • February 08, 2014 New version 4.2.3
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  • March 11, 2014 New version 4.3
  • March 18, 2014 New version 4.3.1
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  • May 06, 2014 New version 4.3.2
  • May 21, 2014 Price decrease: $5.99 -> $1.99
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  • January 04, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • January 27, 2015 New version 4.3.3
  • February 14, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
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  • March 01, 2015 New version 4.5
  • March 01, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
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  • May 07, 2015 New version 4.6
  • May 19, 2015 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
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  • June 15, 2015 New version 4.6.2
  • June 25, 2015 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
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  • July 17, 2015 New version 4.7
  • July 22, 2015 New version 4.7.2
  • August 04, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99
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  • September 08, 2015 New version 4.8
  • September 09, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
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  • September 21, 2015 New version 4.9
  • October 15, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
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  • November 03, 2015 New version 5.0
  • November 10, 2015 New version 5.0.1
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  • November 21, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
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  • December 20, 2015 New version 5.1
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  • March 02, 2016 New version 5.1.2
  • March 14, 2016 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
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  • June 17, 2016 New version 5.3.3
  • June 17, 2016 Price decrease: $4.99 -> FREE!
  • June 18, 2016 New version 5.3.4
  • July 03, 2016 Price increase: FREE! -> $4.99
  • August 04, 2016 New version 5.3.5
  • August 09, 2016 New version 5.4
  • August 17, 2016 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99

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