In today’s world we see many technologies. From factory robots to driverless cars. But this very smartphone in your hand can do things that years ago might have been just a line in a science fiction book.
Several years ago, Google introduced a new tool that could pull relevant information from the Internet with the help of images and show it to the user. Later, its capabilities were made available to all Android and even iOS users by an application called Lens.
In this article, we are going to introduce you to Google Lens and its functions more than before.
What is Google Lens?
Google Lens is an artificial intelligence-based technology that uses a smartphone camera and machine learning to examine the subject in front of it. In fact, when you place an object in front of your device’s camera, Google Lens tries to perform other actions such as scanning, translating and providing related information in addition to understanding its nature.
Lens was one of Google’s biggest announcements in 2017 and was an exclusive feature of the Google Pixel when it launched. Since then, Google Lens has reached most Android devices and you can easily download the app from Google Play.
With Google Lens, you can easily find a lot of information about your surroundings, or even images stored on your device. Imagine you have a plant on your table that you don’t know the name of. Just launch Lens and point your smartphone camera at it. After a bit of waiting, all the required data will be available to you. So easily!
Google Lens also has the ability to identify recreational places such as restaurants and cafes, and can provide you with comments, address details, and opening times. Lens can even be used as a translator for signs and written texts.
In fact, the feature that makes Google Lens very useful is the ability to recognize objects in Romese’s life. For this reason, it can be used as an auxiliary tool.
What features does Google Lens have?
Now that you understand what Google Lens is and what you can expect from it, we will examine the capabilities of this tool.
Now users can use Google Lens to do things like search for information about objects, copy and translate text, and even solve math problems. In the following, we will examine the various features of Google Lens.
Searching for everything you see
You can take your smartphone off the table right now, open the Lens app, point the camera at anything around you, and hit the shutter button. You will be given various information about the subject easily.
For example, we put several different objects in front of our smartphone camera to see what information Google Lens shows us for each one. As shown in the pictures, all the objects were recognized correctly.