Top 4 IBM Watson Language Translator Alternatives

IBM Watson Language Translator

IBM Watson Language Translator Alternatives

Instantly translate your documents, apps, and webpages or Create multilingual chatbots to communicate with your customers. IBM Watson Language Translator allows you to translate text programmatically from one language into another language.

IBM Watson Language Translator supports 70+ languages. The product is free for up to 1,000,000 characters translation per month.

Best IBM Watson Language Translator Alternatives

Google Translation Microsoft Translator Amazon Translate
Language Support




Auto Language Detection


$10 worth of free usage/month

2M chars per month

2M characters per month for 12 months


$20 per million characters

Price applicable after free tier

$10 per million characters

Price applicable after free tier

$15 per million characters

Price applicable after free tier

1) Google Translation

Google Translation

Dynamically translate between languages using Google machine learning. Google Translation enables organizations to dynamically translate between languages using Google’s pre-trained or custom machine learning models.

Google Translation supports more than 100 languages. Cloud Translation is priced monthly based on usage, and the price is $20 per million characters translation 

2) Microsoft Translator

Microsoft Translator

Microsoft Translator Text API, part of Microsoft Cognitive Services. Microsoft Translator can be used to build applications, websites, tools, or any solution requiring multi-language support. Microsoft Translator is a cloud-based machine translation service supporting more than 60 languages.

3) Amazon Translate

Amazon Translate

Amazon Translate is a neural machine translation service that delivers fast, high-quality, and affordable language translation. Amazon Translate supports translation between 54 languages.

Neural machine translation is a form of language translation automation that uses deep learning models to provide more accurate and more natural-sounding translation than traditional statistical and rule-based translation algorithms. Amazon Translate allows you to localize content - such as websites and applications - for international users, and to translate large volumes of text efficiently easily.

With pay as you go, pricing model, Amazon Translate costs $15.00 per million characters.

4) Yandex Translate API

Yandex Translate API

Yandex Translate API provides access to the Yandex online machine translation service. The Yandex Translate API is a universal text translation tool that uses machine translation technology developed at Yandex. It supports more than 90 languages. The API price is about $6 - $15 based on the usage.