SUGAR French phone brand held a new product launch conference at the China Film Director Center in Beijing and released the world’s first translation smartphone dubbed the Sugar S20. The company CEO, Chen Jin announced they have worked jointly with AI translator Huang Zikai, Irish Tourism Bureau, Italian Government Tourist Board, the French Tourism Development Agency, Guam Visitors Bureau, the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China (CCIFC), etc.
As the world’s first translator smartphone, the Sugar S20 integrates the advantages and strengths of the translation machine and translation APP on the market. It can translate in 104 languages. At the same time, it supports offline translation. The phone supports text translation in 8 languages, photo translation in 7 languages, and voice translation in 4 languages. Even if there is no network, the translation feature can be used normally. In addition, you can connect to a 24-hour online human translation private translator service with one click.
There are multiple modes on the Sugar S20, including voice translation, photo translation, text translation, offline translation, ethnic language translation, and multiple modes to meet the choice of various scenarios. Neural network machine translation NMT technology and natural language processing NLP technology make translation accuracy up to 97%.
In terms of regular features, the Sugar S20 is equipped with a 6.18-inch FHD+ resolution full-screen, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of ROM, 3500mAh battery, Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor, 16MP front camera supporting face unlock, 12MP dual-camera, fingerprint recognition support, and so on.
The back panel is made of metal wrapped with a glass body. The latter has the Aurora gradient finish reminiscent like the Huawei P20, which gives different colors based on the light angle. There is an opening at the top of the back panel, which is for a microphone. So it makes it easier for the translator to pick the voice. There is a crystal stone at the bottom part, which is due to Sugar’s partnership with Swarovski. The device comes in Pink, Purple, and Grey.
The Sugar S20 is already available for pre-order. It will be officially available for purchase starting July 10, while the phone will go to offline stores on July 15. It is priced at 1999 yuan ($301)