Apple recently launched the iPhone 15 series and the iPhone 15 series comes with a new Action button. This Action button after iOS 17.2 software update is now able to Translate Speech With iPhone. Action Button can also perform many other tasks like opening the camera with a single click, opening the translation option and many more.
In iOS 17.2, Apple comes with a new update, and in this update, Apple introduces a new translation option for your Action button. This translation option will allow you to translate your live conversation into multiple languages.
Apple also stated that translation might not be as accurate but it will be context-aware, and most importantly is that it aims to ensure that nuances and colloquialisms are captured more effectively.
If you don’t know how to assign the Translate Option for the Action Button in your iPhone 15, check out our guide to Translate Option for Action Button.
Note: You must first have to choose the language in which you want to translate. There is also another option to use translate by using the Apple built-in Translate app.
Adds Translate Option for Action Button
Now after selecting the language you want to translate you have to follow these steps with this you will be selecting the Translate option for the Action button.
- Launch the Settings app on your iPhone.
- Go to Action Button.
- Swipe to the Translate option and click to enable it.
Using the Live Translate Function using iPhone Action Button
To use the Translate Function on iPhone models with an action button you have to press and hold the action button and start speaking. Note: you have to keep holding your action button as long as you want to use the Translate Function.
How can you notice that you are using the Translate Function? This might be the question coming to your mind. You can notice it as your iPhone will transcribe your words and your iPhone display will have Dynamic Island. There you will see a pop-up showing the entire translation process. Once you have spoken your iPhone will automatically read all this in the selected language you chose in the first step. Then you can replay it by pressing the play button positioned at the right.
Your iPhone will transcribe what you said and display it in the Dynamic Island and it will also provide a translation in the chosen language just beneath the transcription. Your iPhone will automatically read aloud the translation, and you can replay it by pressing the play button to the right of it.