Have you ever wanted a technology to help you on-the-go, in a place where communicating with people is the biggest issue? Today we will talk about such a technology called Travis, your travel buddy who understands and translates 80 languages in real-time. So now, communicating with people is not biggest issue anymore.
Company made Travis with travelers in mind but has expanded it to help professionals like police, army, hospitals, aid workers and so on.
Travis is portable device powered by Artificial Intelligence to translate and company claims it can do in less than 2 seconds.
It’s reported they have integrated multiple translated engines (un-named) and the Travis software choose best for a certain language.
Travis comes with built-in dual noise cancelling microphones, compatible with bluetooth earphones and battery that is claimed to last 12 hours. Travis enables bilingual conversions between 2 or more participants.
The business version of Travis Translator can make a transcript of conversations in their original and translated languages that can be emailed or synced on cloud.
20 Offline : Spanish, German, Chinese (Mandarin), French, Portuguese, Arabic, Italian, Japanese, English, Russian, Dutch, Polish, Greek, Swedish, Korean, Hindi, Hebrew, Thai, Turkish, Indonesian
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80 Online languages, 20 Offline languages
3G Nano-SIM card slot
80 Online : Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Basque, Belarusian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Taiwanese), Chinese (Cantonese), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English (UK), English (USA), English (Australia), Esperanto, Estonian, Farsi, Filipino, Finnish, French, French (Canada), Frisian, German, Greek, Haitian Creole, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Javanese, Kazakh, Khmer, Korean, Kurdish, Lao, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luxembourgish, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Mongolian, Myanmar, Nepali, Norwegian, Pashto, Persian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal), Portuguese (Brazil), Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Scots Gaelic, Serbian, Sindhi, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish (Spain), Spanish (USA), Spanish (Mexico), Swedish, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Welsh
About the company behind translator
The Netherlands based company Travis believes in social impact and aims to collaborate with different organisations. They’ve also recently launched a Foundation to digitise lesser privileged and endangered languages.
Travis the Translator raised over 1.4M $ in crowdfunding for enhancement of the OS and to establish the company.
Travis aims to bridge language barriers using innovative technology and finally make it available to people from all walks of life.