May 17, 2017, Google I/O developers conference released Google Lens,google Lens is not a hardware, but a software can be based on pictures or photos to identify text and objects of the internal function, it can be real-time analysis of images and quickly share information.
Before this, if you want to use lens to identify the surrounding information, you first need to start the Google Photo album and select the corresponding image to identify it.
Now users notice that the original pixel and pixel 2 mobile phones in Google Assistant also provide lens. When using the AI assistant, press the camera button so that you can search for it when you take a photo.
It can identify what you are looking at, then connect to the network and start other applications. You can also evaluate the recognition results and he will get more accurate results as the number of recognition increases.
This feature is not yet in a broad-use phase and may take some time to see it. There is no final verdict on the support of other devices. To be sure, this feature will make the lens more convenient. Before you have to shoot a shot, then switch to the photo to learn about it. Google Lens will skip this step to allow you to capture images while completing the recognition.