|Category:||Talking bilingual dictionary expandable to include over 50 language combinations|
Language pair: ||
English <-> Spanish; Spanish <-> English; English <->
||English and Spanish for
the Dictionary; English and Spanish for the PhraseBook |
Number of words: ||
|Size: ||6.6 x 3.9 x 0.9 in|
|Weight: ||11 oz|
|Battery Type: ||Li-Polymer rechargeable battery (3.7V, 1400mAh), included||
Price: $ 379.95
Speech Recognition Enabled!
The ECTACO ES850 is the
most advanced talking handheld translation device from the remarkable
A Complete Resource
The ES850 provides
instant access to an extensive dictionary filled with over 1,010,000
words plus a section of over 14,000 pre-recorded phrases spoken in
fluent English and Spanish. The resources also include English idioms
and irregular verbs, a 70,000 entry English-English dictionary with
explanations, and full phonetic transcription for those learning to
speak and write English correctly.
The built-in Language
Teacher teaches uses real native-speaker voice narration to deliver
step-by-step instructions, quizzes, and pronunciation help. Statistics
let you chart your progress and keep track of how well you're doing.
Pre-loaded FlashCards, Pockets, Spell It, and Translation Test games
help you to learn at your own pace, expand your vocabulary and improve
spelling while having fun.
Fast translations are
now only a second away. Simply type the word you need and press the
translate button. English to Spanish or Spanish to English translations
are delivered immediately and can be pronounced by the translator.
phrases let you communicate instantly in almost any situation. Advanced
speech recognition let's the translator understand what you say and
deliver an instant translation which can be spoken aloud. Just select a
category, press the 'Say' button and start communicating.
native-speaker voice narration in the PhraseBook and
state-of-the-art TTS (text-to-speech) voice synthesis in the
vocabulary pre-loaded with over 1,010,000 words
with real human voice output in both languages
Color display with
adjustable customizable elements, color-coded parts of speech
Full English and
Spanish text translation
Machine Translation system with unlimited pronunciation
Morphofinder™ word recognition and Vector Ultima™ spell-checker
Custom "Add new
word" functionality for personalized vocabulary databases
Slang lock: function
allowing you to eliminate slang from your dictionaries
cards allow you to add new linguistic content
and Voice recorder
pre-loaded with Rick Steve's Audio Tours.
and size equivalents
Calendar and Tasks,
World Time and Daily Alarm
This device is powered
by AC/DC adapter, rechargeable battery, USB cable, headset with mic,
pouch and bonus CD (all included in the standard package)
A New version has been released. Have a look at the
ECTACO Partner ES900 English <-> Spanish Talking Electronic Dictionary
and Audio PhraseBook
This model is normally operated in a silent mode and you will need to press the "Speaker" button or to choose the corresponding option from the menu in order to hear the translation spoken out loud.