You can now freely speak whatever you want, and be understood. A palm-size device powerful enough to translate what you want, where you want, any time you want. That's what over 22 years of research and development has led up to.
The English <-> French Ectaco Partner LUX is the most advanced unit ever created while maintaining a user friendly interface, touchscreen, and a full QWERTY convertible keyboard. The sleek, lightweight (only 10.8 oz) design fits in your pocket and the brilliant 5" LCD delivers incredible viewing quality.
FREE SPEECH TRANSLATION
You spoke, we listened. With all the requests for a standalone free speech device, we put years of research and development to work making it available on the Ectaco Partner LUX*. You can finally speak into the device in English or any other language and have it translate what you say into French and vice versa. From meetings with your board of directors in France to getting together with the girl of your dreams, the English <-> French Ectaco Partner LUX not only breaks language barriers, it demolishes them.
FULL TEXT TRANSLATOR
Simply type any sentence you want and have it translated both ways at a touch of a button! Our unique translation system will even pronounce everything for you in English or French using the latest text-to-speech voice synthesis.
LANGUAGE LEARNING, DICTIONARIES, AND PHRASEBOOKS
What we do best, all pre-loaded. You get the English <-> French Language Teacher, Talking English <-> French Dictionary, Academic size English dictionary, English <-> French Audio Phrasebook and more right out of the box:
The courses are fully interactive and replicate realistic interactions. It immerses you in the language and works with you at your own pace.
The 4 levels include thorough lessons of:
Each set is loaded with an advanced speech recognition system so you get a detailed view and correction of your pronunciation each time. You can backtrack lessons and restart the entire learning process as often as you like with no limit.
Comprehensive and fully bidirectional English <-> French vocabulary database of over 615,000 words/phrases.
Translations complete with parts of speech, gender, comments, transcriptions, and examples
Advanced TTS (text-to-speech) functionality
Fluent human-voice pronunciation of English and French words
Multi-lingual display options
Quick copy and translate (translates a selected word in other application with just one click)
Input Line search finds any word matching the sequence of symbols you enter
History function to view and select previously entered words
14,000 most commonly used phrases
Authentic human voice narration for both languages
15 easily navigated topic-areas
Advanced speech recognition for hands-free navigation
Quick search using key words
Smart QWERTY and Virtual Keyboard with voice input
Talking Picture Dictionary with pronunciation for all words
UT183 Cross Translator for 183 languages all built-in
English Grammar course, American Idioms and Irregular Verbs
TOEFL Preparation - offers materials to help you prepare for the TOEFL iBT® test
US Citizenship test - practice the USCIS Citizenship Civics Test
Video player with AVI, MOV, WMV, FLV, MP3, WMA, WAV, OGG, JPG, GIF, PNG, BMP support
microSD and microSDHC card support of up to 32 GB
Powered by Android OS
And much more!
You can also download additional Ectaco language applications directly from Ectaco website and more than 250,000 free apps available via 1 Mobile Market to the Ectaco Partner LUX electronic translator.
AC/DC adapter, rechargeable battery, stylus and USB cable are included in the standard package.
* The free speech function is available in the 'Translate' application when connected to a WiFi network. The Partner LUX uses two independent Text Translation systems: one is built in and there is no Internet connection required to operate it and another one is Internet-based and requires Wi-Fi connection.