Text Scanner [OCR] is an application categorized under “Productivity” in Google play store. This app is developed by Peace and has content applicable for individuals aged 3+.
The compatibility of the app varies with the device at use and it was last updated on November 9, 2019. The current version and the size of the app is varies depending on the device at use. It is available in Google Play Store It has in-app purchases worth ₹90.00 – ₹1,100.00 per item which enhances the user experience. This application has more than 1,000,000 installs and has been reviewed by more than 69,000 users giving it a 4.7 rating in the Google play store.
Optical character recognition or optical character reader (OCR) is the digital or mechanical translation of typed, handwritten or printed text images into machine-encoded text, whether from a scanned document, a document photograph, a scene photograph (such as a text on signs and billboards in a landscape photograph) or a subtitle text superimposed on a frame. This is usually a difficult task as most of such images can be very difficult to read even. Most applications that boast this feature have very low accuracy when it comes to actually converting the image or pdf to text. Text Scanner [OCR] is an app that recognizes the characters and words from an image/PDF with incredible 99%accuracy. It converts your smart phone to text scanner and translator.
You can use Text Scanner [OCR] for identifying and converting over 92 languages that include: Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Azeri, Basque, Belarusian, Bengali, Bulgarian, Burmese, Catalan, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Kannada, Khmer, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Malayalam, Maltese, Marathi, Nepali, Norwegian, Panjabi, Persian (Farsi), Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Sanskrit, Serbian (Latin), Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Urdu, Vietnamese and more
Some of the amazing Features of Text Scanner
● Fastest at recognizing letters and numbers. With a nimble system Text Scanner [OCR] can scan at incredible speeds.
● Most accurate at converting. This is the most important feature of any text scanner and Text Scanner [OCR] is ranked to at this list
● Support photos of your album
● Supports more than 50 languages
● Supports handwriting
● Recognized text, it is possible to perform the following operation
– URL access
– Telephone call
– Copy to clipboard
– Send e-mail
– Save to Google Drive
– Save to Google Keep
– Share on Google+
– Share on Google Hangouts
With everything being migrated into the online world people are slowly loosing the need to keep text documents and other official papers. It is becoming increasingly evident that soon everything will be online. In this wake of an era this app is incredibly useful to have. You can literally convert all your old documents into readable text and store it online. This app is a must have for the current generation.