iASL (Translate English to American Sign Language) by BKS Technologies LLC (iPhone)
Released: Mar 19, 2010
Version: 1.1
Size: 403 MB
Deal Alert
Get notified when this app is on sale or goes free [privacy policy]

Price History

Ranking - Education (iPhone)

iASL (Translate English to American Sign Language)

BKS Technologies LLC
[ This app may no longer be available for download ]

*****PLEASE READ*****
To use this app effectively!
The translator section is used for searching & translating MULTIPLE words. Do not search for 1 single word in this part. If you need to search for a single word, use the dictionary section within the application.

Depending on the device your using searching a single word in the translator section may cause the app to close.
However, if you follow these steps, the app will not close.

if you insist on using the translator section to search for words, just type another word with it. Example, if you want to search elephant. Just type in: A Elephant or The Elephant. As long as the translator section sees two words it will be fine.
Again, single words please use the dictionary section.

Some people have left bad reviews based on not understanding how this application works.

In addition, you should always make sure you have the latest software version from Apple, loaded on your device!
any issues, please contact our support department and we can get you up and running!

The app is a very large file, it can take a very long time to download. If your having download issues, it is not an issue with the app. Its best to download the app directly to your computer and then sync the app to the computer.

Please be patient when installing this app. It can take anywhere from 10 minutes to 40 minutes depending on your network and your computer.

The only American Sign Language (ASL) dictionary, tutorial, reference and English to ASL translator tool for the iPhone!

All Signs Point to iASL

iASL is your revolutionary one-stop resource for converting English to ASL. This one-of-a-kind iTunes application features a video dictionary of more than 5,800 signs, however because our application has the ability to combine words to make sentences, the possibilities are practically endless
Truly one of the most extensive ASL database ever assembled – a custom ASL grammatically correct translator, a conversational phrase bank, and more. iASL opens up a world of possibilities for users by bringing the world of signing closer to their own world. The iASL app encourages users to start communicating immediately, affordably and effectively.

Thumbs Up for Huge Savings
Not only is iASL ideal for both beginner and intermediate ASL students who want to perfect their signing, it’s also ultra affordable!

•Video dictionary with over 5,800 signs demonstrated by a deaf instructor
•Custom translator providing grammatically correct translations
•Translates sentences up to five(5) words
•Automatic video sequencing
•Audio and Visual video confirmation
•iASL finger spells words that are not available in it’s dictionary
•Topics based on categories
•User can save their favorite words and phrases for quick study reference
•Past, Present and Future tense selectable accordingly
•Selectable word context accordingly
•Auto-Correction for spelling
•App works in “Airplane Mode” without wifi, 3G or Edge
•Ideal for the beginner or the intermediate
•Effective & virtually limitless tutorial resource
•Conversational phrase bank
•Structure, vocabulary and facial expressions vital to proper signing

*** Please take note, this application is a large file. It is recommended to download on your computer and then synced with iphone. Syncing can take up to 10 minutes

This application can be used in airplane mode and without any connection to the internet!

iASL is now available for iPAD!

Please check out the iPAD version! We have taken advantage of the amazing features and technology that Apple has given us and made the most robust and feature rich Sign Language Learning tool for the iPAD!

What's new in version 1.1
Check out our new support forum!


Please Make sure to update your iphone or ipod touch to the latest software version. Connect your device to itunes and click check for update. This latest update from apple has fixed the crash issue that some users were reporting.
Our verdict: Ok
  • + iASL (Translate English to American Sign Language) is an ok, 3.5-star app.
Similar Apps
Monkey Preschool Lunchbox

Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: THUP Games || Version: 4.40

IXL - Math, English, & More

Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: IXL Learning || Version: 7.0.0


Universal App - Designed for iPhone and iPad

Developer: Age of Learning, Inc. || Version: 8.26.0