How to Use Google Lens on iPhone and iPad

Use Google Lens iPhone

Google Lens is an AI feature by Google that performs a lot of tasks including bar code scanning, QR code scanning, object identification, search for similar objects and more. It has already been deeply integrated into Android using Google Assistant, Google Photos, dedicated Lens and app, and more ways. A lot of Android device manufacturers have also integrated Lens directly into the camera app. But what about the iPhone users? If you use an iPhone, you also have a way to use Google Lens.

Also see: How To Use Google Lens On Any Android Phone

In this article, I will tell you how to use Google Lens on iPhone. Unlike on the Android platform, the dedicated Goole Lens app is not available for the iOS platform. There is also no integration from Apple’s side. But there are a few apps that let you use Google Lens. In this article, I will tell you about those apps.

Google app

Google app lets you perform Google search on your iOS device. So, download the Google app from the App store. When you open the Google app, you will see the Lens icon. Tap on Google Lens icon to open the Google Lens camera interface. It will let you capture a photo to perform identification,

Google Photos

Google Photos app for both iOS and Android comes with Google Lens integration. So, you need to download Google Photos on your iPhone or iPad. After installation, you just need to capture a photo from the camera and then open the photo in Google photos. You will see Google Lens icon at the bottom side. Tap on the icon and the app will start analyzing the photo to identify different objects.

Every time you use Google Lens, Google keeps the history of your Lens activities. Google claims that it keeps Google Lens activity history to improve your experience. You can see your activity on Google Lens activity page. There, it gives you options to delete it manually or choose to delete it automatically. If you want to delete it or set it to delete automatically, do it.

Final Words

Now you know how to use Google Lens on iPhone or iPad. There is no native integration, so you need to download Google Photos or Google app. Both the apps come with Google Lens integration.

I hope this article was useful. We have lots of interesting articles on iPhone and Google Assistant. So, you shouldn’t forget to explore our website for more interesting articles.


Deepanker Verma is the founder of Techlomedia. He is a tech blogger, developer and gadget freak.

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