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Besta English<->Chinese CD-608 BESTA CD-608 English<->Chinese microcomputer
Besta English <-> Chinese CD-608

BESTA CD-608 English <-> Chinese Microcomputer  

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Category: Talking dictionary
Language pair: English<->Chinese; Chinese<->English
Vocabulary: 600,000 words
Size: 6.1 x 3.3 x 1.0 in
Battery: Rechargeable lithium battery, included (3.7 V/780mAH)
Weight: 4 oz
PC connection USB port, SMC slot

This advanced BESTA linguistic microcomputer features animated dictionary and high quality color display for enhanced language study. Enlarged language database and numerous linguistic reference tools put this model in the highest class of multilingual instruments. This is also an effective audio aid presenting advanced trilingual voice synthesis in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Dictionary databases:

  • Chinese to English: cross-search options with other dictionaries, sample sentences and multimedia animation
  • English to Chinese: up to 20 cross-search windows, adjustable font size
  • Chinese: Information on Remnant Stroke, Total Strokes, BoShiAmy and ChangJie
  • Network Dictionary explaining the latest Internet terms
  • Extend Dictionary: easy downloads of the latest dictionary updates from Besta's website
  • Chinese-Japanese and Japanese-Chinese include words of foreign origin and a great number of idioms
  • Travel Dialogues: English, Cantonese, Japanese, Chinese speech synthesis
  • DIY Dictionary
  • Animation Dictionary
  • Illustration Dictionary
  • Oxford Dictionary

Advanced features:

  • Excellent color screen brings you sharp quality images
  • Human Voice and MP3 sound technologies
  • Advanced English-language study course including: animated grammar, English proficiency test, interactive study exercises, review and self-tests, TOEFL, IELTS, GRE vocabulary study, morphological and phonetic analysis for over 6,000 English words
  • Animated Dictionary features approximately 6,000 color illustrations
  • Incorporates the best of Voxware and Bestalk Human Voice Technologies to deliver advanced voice synthesis
  • The total of 36 dictionaries cover over 670,000 entries
  • Specially designed with MP3 system, audio & visual games and animation
  • Enhanced story line featuring animated grammatical teaching, through 3D animation including scenario teaching method and understanding the correct use of grammar
  • Extensive encyclopedia with diagrams and illustrations for accelerated learning process
  • Includes 5 games; customizable list, allows to delete existing games and add any number of new ones
  • Extensive PDA functions
  • SMC Card compatibility; allows you to download additional materials using SMC (Smart Media Card)
  • PC-link function, data transfer and backup

The User's Manual is available in English and Chinese.

Click here to learn about devices featuring multiple languages

Detailed informationAutomatic reverse translation
Detailed informationIrregular verbs
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Detailed informationElectronic grammar book

Detailed informationDisplay Touch Sensitive Screen
Detailed informationTouchscreen
Detailed informationScreen backlight
Detailed informationHeadphones jack
Detailed informationPC connection
Detailed informationAC adapter connection
Detailed informationBattery
Detailed informationDimensions (WxHxD) 155x85x25 mm;
Detailed informationWeight 4 oz

Detailed informationWorld time
Detailed informationLocal time
Detailed informationDaily alarm
Detailed informationReminder
Detailed informationLexicon 600.000
Detailed informationPronunciation English, Mandarin, Cantonese
Detailed informationVernacular Expressions
Detailed informationFrequently used phrases 24000

Value pack
Detailed informationExtras & demo software
Detailed informationCompact case No
Detailed information1-year warranty

Detailed informationMath calculator
Detailed informationScientific calculator
Detailed informationLoan calculator
Detailed informationGraphing calculator
Detailed informationCurrency conversion
Detailed informationMetric conversion

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