Google Lens

1.64M reviews
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About this app

Google Lens lets you search what you see, get things done faster, and understand the world around you—using just your camera or a photo.

Translate words you see, save a business card to your contacts, add events to your calendar from a poster, and copy and paste complicated codes or long paragraphs into your phone to save time.

Find out what that plant is in your friend's apartment, or what kind of dog you saw in the park.

Identify and learn about landmarks, restaurants, and storefronts. See ratings, hours of operation, historical facts, and more.

See an outfit that catches your eye? Or a chair that's perfect for your living room? Find similar clothes, furniture, and home decor to the one you like.

See popular dishes on a restaurant menu based on reviews from Google Maps.

Quickly scan QR codes and barcodes.

*Limited availability and not available in all languages or regions. For further details go to Some Lens features require an internet connection.
Updated on
May 19, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 4 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
1.64M reviews
Sharon Cotter
September 7, 2022
I use this app to identify photos, not so much things in the field. I take lots of photos and foreign gardens, and many of the flowers are unfamiliar to me. This is allowed me to identify most of them. I've also found it useful for identifying specific buildings and different locations. Since the image doesn't change in a photo, I don't have problems as it changing the focus. I highly recommend this app!
260 people found this review helpful
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C. M.
August 13, 2022
App crashes as soon as it gives me search results. Even if I click on the results, the web page disappears as well. Plus I have to be super fast to be able to click on the results before they disappear. So far, I am not fast enough to actually see or copy/paste the results so I can open them in another web app. Have reported the problem but no answer so far. Bummer.
515 people found this review helpful
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Jeff Nintzel
August 26, 2022
I Iove this app! It's fun and super helpful! Most cars, plants, animals, album covers and the like it does a fantastic job. For more obscure things like small figurines and old China, It usually finds that if it's out there. If not I can add a word or phrase to help the search engine. When it can't find it, I know that it's something obscure or rare. Feedback is requested after every search which I think they can use to refine their search engine. I am a fan!
393 people found this review helpful
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What's new

Lens now analyzes camera motion for more accurate results.