Join the 1500 companies using G2 Track to manage SaaS spend, usage, contracts & compliance.

Gengo

4.5
(1)

Gengo is a people-powered translation platform that allow direct order or API integration that allow individuals and businesses worldwide can dynamically order translations from a network of pre-tested translators working across 37 language pairs.

Work for Gengo?

Learning about Gengo?

We can help you find the solution that fits you best.

Gengo Reviews

Chat with a G2 Advisor
Write a Review
Filter Reviews
Filter Reviews
  • Ratings
  • Company Size
  • For Category
  • Industry
Ratings
Company Size
For Category
Industry
Showing 1 Gengo review
LinkedIn Connections
Gengo review by G2 User in Internet
G2 User in Internet
Validated Reviewer
Review Source
content

"Low cost professional translations"

What do you like best?

The pricing. Because of Gengo's business model, which utilizes freelance individuals (stay-at-home moms and dads, part time workers, university students, etc.) who are capable enough in both languages required, the pricing is accordingly cheaper than utilizing a traditional professional translation agency. Related to this, the content can literally be 1 paragraph, if that's all that's required.

Of course, this means that you can't expect the high quality of a professional translation agency - so it must be used for appropriate purposes (where quick speed, low cost are required relative to the volume needed).

What do you dislike?

It's not so much a dislike, as it's expected, however, the lower cost and "peer-to-peer" type service does mean you do have to be aware of reviewing the translated content a bit more yourself, and may not be able to rely on the services if the translation has business critical impacts. Basically, it may take a bit more of your time to manage quality, review things, etc.

Recommendations to others considering the product

Getting satisfaction out of Gengo relies heavily on understanding what types of translations are suited for this system, and which are not. For non-business critical content in high (or low, for that matter) volumes, that need to be on a low budget, this is a great option.

Sign in to G2 to see what your connections have to say about Gengo

What Document Translation solution do you use?

Thanks for letting us know!

There are not enough reviews of Gengo for G2 to provide buying insight. Below are some alternatives with more reviews:

1
One Hour Translation Logo
One Hour Translation
4.2
(13)
At One Hour Translation they understand that some documents require industry-specific knowledge and 'jargon' and therefore a general understanding of a language isn't enough.
2
ABBYY Logo
ABBYY
4.7
(7)
ABBYY is a leading provider of document conversion, data capture and linguistic software.
3
Localization Guru Logo
Localization Guru
4.8
(4)
LocalizationGuru provides professional translation services for 60+ languages with 48-hour average delivery.
4
Tomedes Logo
Tomedes
3.5
(3)
Translation service
5
Net-Translators Logo
Net-Translators
4.8
(2)
A leading provider of turnkey translation, localization and testing services into over 60 languages, serving a wide range of companies and industries worldwide.
6
Lionbridge Logo
Lionbridge
4.0
(1)
Lionbridge is a service that enables brands to increase international market share, speed adoption of products and effectively engage their customers in local markets worldwide, it offers translation, online marketing, global content management and application testing solution to ensure global brand consistency, local relevancy and technical usability across global customer lifecycle.
7
Translated Logo
Translated
5.0
(1)
Translated is an internet based translation service in 120 language combinations that allow web site translation, manuals, and multimedia.
8
Babylon Human Translation Logo
Babylon Human Translation
4.0
(1)
Babylon Human Translation is a service that provide translations to international customers through online system - through an international team of qualified registered freelance translators
9
Smartling Translation Services Logo
Smartling Translation Services
5.0
(1)
Smartling is a platform that combines enterprise localization technology with unparalleled language services to help brands achieve their global aspirations.
10
Sajan Logo
Sajan
5.0
(1)
Sajan is a global translation service provider that offer localization solutions and language translation management system technology.
Show more
Kate from G2

Learning about Gengo?

I can help.
* We monitor all Gengo reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. Validated reviews require the user to submit a screenshot of the product containing their user ID, in order to verify a user is an actual user of the product.