TextGrabber is Apple’s Free App of the Week: Turn Any Image into Text


TextGrabber is Apple’s Free App of the Week, normally valued at $4.99 USD. This app will turn any image taken by your iOS device’s camera and turn into text.

The app supports over 60 languages, and also translate text into 90 different languages. Once you’ve taken your picture, you can easily share text by email, text, Facebook, Twitter or Evernote.

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Check out the video below:

Click here to download TextGrabber while it’s free until next Thursday afternoon.


  • johnnygoodface

    I love it

  • Mark Ritter

    I wonder how many languages does it support without the in-app-purchase?!

  • toysandme

    Seems to work fine but there is still an optional translator being offered and I saw a comment to the effect that the current translator is just a demo.

  • Steve

    Wow. Finally, a useful app that’s free.