Babbel the language learning app: how it works and costs

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Babbel is one of the best apps for learning a foreign language, with speech recognition technology and content created by over 100 linguists.

How Babbel works

Learn through fun mini games and picture quizzes about travel, family, business and food. After learning a few words and phrases, Babbel asks you to speak aloud. The app uses speech recognition to provide real-time feedback.

Learning takes 10-15 minutes each day and you can take the lessons offline. The app offers 14 languages ​​in total, including English, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Russian and more.



What languages ​​can I study on Babbel

With this service you can learn the following languages ​​currently supported:

  • Danish
  • French
  • Indonesian
  • English
  • Norwegian
  • Dutch
  • Polish
  • Brazilian Portuguese
  • russo
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • tedesco
  • Turkish

Is Babbel free? - subscription costs

Learning a language with this app is not free, it offers you the opportunity to try a free lesson and then you will have to pay a subscription which can be: € 9.95 for the monthly subscription; € 19.95 for the quarterly subscription; € 33.30 for the six-monthly subscription (the most sold); 59.40 € for the annual subscription.

You can then create a free account on the official website and try the service with the first free lesson. Only after that, if you want, you can decide whether to purchase a subscription plan and unlock the lessons for the language of your choice.

Babbel supported devices

Once you have created your account you will be able to access the service both from a computer and on a smartphone and tablet with the official app.


How to log in from a computer

To log into Babbel from a computer:

  1. Visit the page https://it.babbel.com/
  2. Click on Log in top right.
  3. Enter your email address and password.
  4. If you don't want to enter your details every time you open Babbel, please tick the box Remember me on this computer.
  5. Click on Log in.

How to access from smartphones and tablets

If you haven't already, download the latest version of our app here: https://it.babbel.com/mobile


Then touch Log in, enter your email address and password and confirm.

How to cancel Babbel subscription

Cancel subscription purchased from the website

If you have purchased a subscription on the Babbel website, you can cancel the automatic renewal on the page Account Information of your profile. You will receive a confirmation email to the address you used to register with Babbel.


After cancellation, you will continue to have access to your courses until the end of the period you have purchased.

Cancel subscription purchased on iPhone or iPad via Apple ID

If you made a purchase through an iOS app, go to the Settings of your iOS device, tap your name e iTunes Store e App Store. Tap your Apple ID at the top of the screen. Touch View Apple ID and subsequently Subscriptions. Select Babbel and touch Cancel subscription.


After cancellation, you will continue to have access to your courses until the end of the period you have purchased.

Cancel subscription purchased on Android smartphones and tablets with Google Play

If you purchased your subscription via an Android app, open thegoogle play app Store, tap Subscriptions, select Babbel, touch Cancel and confirm.

After cancellation, you will continue to have access to your courses until the end of the period you have purchased.

If you want you can also consult our article on the best apps for learning languages.


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