The option to translate comments on Youtube (Android l iOS l Web) was released to all users this Tuesday (14) and, as usual, the Canaltech will teach you how to use this feature. Available only in the mobile version, the function adds convenience to the platform, which has more than 14 languages in your database.
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The feature works very intuitively: whenever the app identifies a language different from the adopted standard, the command “Translate to ” right below the comment — just like on Twitter. Here’s how to use the new feature.
Step 1: go to the Youtube app and select a video to watch;
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Step 2: once that is done, open the Youtube comment field. To do so, use the expansion arrows on the right of the screen;
Step 3: when faced with a comment in another language, click on the command “Translate to “;
Step 4: If you want to return to the original version of the text, just tap the command again.