Travelers always have to deal with the language barrier every time they visit a foreign land. This can also be an obstacle when they will to get the full experience of a different or exotic destination. Communication is important and travelers make do by trying to bring along a handful of language books, dictionaries, and even hiring a personal translator just to do that. But modern technology can make it become even more convenient. This Ili Wearable Translator will aim to make communication more hassle free for tourists and travelers, breaking the language barrier in its own way.
The Ili Wearable Translator can be an indispensable companion for frequent travelers. It is a handy audio translator that can automatically translate the words that a user says to it. The proprietary voice streaming translation system used in the device can provide a translation in just 0.2 seconds. Ili comes with a library of phrases used commonly by travelers, reducing the number of translation errors. It also has a library of words associated with places as well as the latest trends to make it up to date.
The design of the ili Wearable Translator is simple and comes with a single button that a user holds while speaking and release when done. The ili will then translate the word or phrase for the locals to hear and provide travelers with the information they seek. This wearable translator does not require an internet connection in order to work, making it an ideal device to bring along just about anywhere you go. The ili portable translator is expected to be available sometime in June of this year. The first versions will be able to translate in English, Chinese, and Japanese. Other languages such as Spanish, Thai, and Korean will be added as options later. Pricing is still yet to be announced.
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