Naver Papago - AI Translator 17+

A smart AI translator


Designed for iPad

    • Free



Whenever you need translation during your travels, business trips or while studying a language just bring Papago, a smart parrot who can translate multiple languages for you.

▶ What does ‘Papago’ mean?
In Esperanto, Papago refers to a parrot, a bird with language abilities.
Papago supports 13 languages : Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese (Simplified/Traditional), Spanish, French, Vietnamese, Thai, Indonesian, Russian, German and Italian.

▶ Main features
1) Text Translation
Real-time text translation for phrases and words

2) Image Translation
Automatic recognition and translation of text in the image by taking a picture and pressing the button

3) Voice Translation
Real-time voice translation to both text and audio

4) Offline translation
Can translate even in offline

5) Conversation Translation
Simultaneously speak in each other’s language when talking one-on-one with a foreigner

6) Handwriting Translation
Handwriting translation that finds the correct word and translation when you write using your finger

7) Website Translation
Automatic translation for all content when you include the URL of a foreign website

8) Edu
Taking a picture of the passage you want to study will create a
My Note that you can use to study passages and words

9) Dictionary
Dictionary information provided to check additional meanings other than initial translation results

Be confident anytime, anywhere with your translating partner Papago!

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※ Speech recognition permission provided by the mobile OS is used to provide voice translation and dialog translation in Vietnamese, Thai, Indonesian, Russian, and Italian. If you use voice translation or dialog translation in these languages after granting speech recognition permission, only voice data will be sent to Apple as per Apple's policy; no other information will be sent.

※ Supporting iOS 14.1 or above

※ Available on PC and mobile.

※ For app-related issues and errors:

Developer Contact No.:


178-1, Green Factory, Jeongja-dong, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Seoul

What’s New

Version 1.10.8

- Arabic translation now supported (text, voice, and conversation translation)
- Option to display Dictionary info with text translation

Ratings and Reviews

4.7 out of 5
2.5K Ratings

2.5K Ratings

afry87 ,

Bug? Feature?

I use this app probably daily since it’s release since I work with multiple language speakers and need to check things often.

Since a few updates ago, the Image Translation function seems to have a bug. Every time I open it, it resets to “Detect Language” even if I already had one selected.

Maybe it’s an intentional feature, but if so it’s just annoying and time-consuming to select the language every single time.

Having it reset to Detect Language also means it takes more and more time to analyze an image, much more time than it would if my selected language for typing were automatically selected for images like before.

Please either A) change the settings to allow me to have it default to Detect Language or my selected languages; or, B) Have it default to whatever language is selected again like it was before.

I’d give the app 5 stars if this feature weren’t creating a big hassle for me in literally a daily basis.

trammmq ,

Great app!

The best/most accurate translation app that I’ve used but I was wondering if there’s a way to get it to translate words into the Korean word instead of the English? I’m not sure how to explain it in the proper turn but take for example the word maroon. To my understanding, the word 자갈색 can mean maroon, brownish red, or russet but instead of giving me this word the app will just give me 마른 which is the cognate for maroon. Or if this isn’t an accurate example, here’s another.

The word song is 노래 but instead of giving me that word the app might give me 송 which also sounds exactly like it looks instead of giving me the other translation. I’m bad at explaining especially since I’m not sure if my examples are accurate but I think my point came across. If there’s a way to stop getting cognates as translations then please let me know.

the farting furt ,

This is perfect. No need to update.

I love everything about this app and will continue to use it until my phone breaks down. I love everything about this app. From the fact that it is basically free and can use anything you want to translate. I usually see people restricting areas of an app until paid, which is the lost in frustrating thing. Normally I download an app that I need for one specific purpose. But when I see that option it costs BIG. When I use this app, I get what I need Easily
and freely. I will continue to use apps from this creater.

App Privacy

The developer, NAVER Corp., indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Contact Info
  • User Content
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Other Data

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • User Content
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More

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