How to Use Google Lens on iPhone

Kyle Wood

iPhone, Tutorials

Google Lens is a powerful tool that can be used to identify objects, translate text, and even search for similar products. While it was initially exclusive to Android devices, Google Lens is now available on iPhones as well. In this article, we will guide you through the steps of using Google Lens on your iPhone.

Step 1: Install Google Photos
Before you can start using Google Lens on your iPhone, you need to have the Google Photos app installed. If you don’t already have it, head over to the App Store and download it.

Step 2: Open Google Photos
Once you have installed Google Photos, open the app on your iPhone. You will be prompted to sign in with your Google account or create a new one if you don’t already have an account.

Step 3: Select a Photo
After signing in, you will see all the photos and videos in your device’s gallery. Tap on the photo that you want to use with Google Lens. You can either choose a photo from your camera roll or take a new photo using the built-in camera feature.

Using Google Lens Features:

Identify Objects:

Google Lens can help you identify objects in photos. To do this, follow these steps:

  • Tap on the ‘Lens’ Button:
  • When viewing a photo in Google Photos, look for the square-shaped ‘Lens’ button at the bottom of the screen. Tap on it to activate Google Lens.

  • Select an Object:
  • Once activated, tap on any object in the photo that you want to identify. Google Lens will analyze the image and provide relevant information about that object.

Translate Text:

Another handy feature of Google Lens is its ability to translate text in photos. Here’s how you can use this feature:

  • Tap on the ‘Lens’ Button:
  • Just like before, tap on the ‘Lens’ button to activate Google Lens.

  • Select the Text:
  • After activating Google Lens, tap and drag to select the text in the photo that you want to translate.

    Once selected, Google Lens will display the translation at the bottom of the screen.

Search for Similar Products:

If you come across an interesting product and want to find similar items online, Google Lens can assist you. Here’s how:

  • Tap on the ‘Lens’ Button:
  • Activate Google Lens by tapping on the ‘Lens’ button while viewing a photo.

  • Select the Product:
  • Tap on the product within the photo that you want to search for online.

    Google Lens will provide search results with similar products and relevant information.

In conclusion, Google Lens is a valuable tool that brings advanced image recognition capabilities to your iPhone. With features like object identification, text translation, and product search, it can be a great asset in various situations. Install Google Photos on your iPhone today and start exploring all that Google Lens has to offer.

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