Translator speed. How is it measured and how fast is it?

Brass Contributor

How does one measure the speed of a translator?  WPM (like typing words per minute?) or TPS (like transactions per second) Does it vary much by language (single-byte vs double-byte)?



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best response confirmed by Eric Starker (Community Manager)

@RussW Translator throughput is measured based on characters per minute.  The Translator service offers different throughputs for text translation starting with 40M characters per hour and goes up to 200M characters per hour depending on the SKU.