Traveling can be an absolute pain! Trying to find your way around, interpreting another language, worrying about your phone & how you are going to access the internet!! Stop worrying - we've got you completely covered with the new Ectaco English <-> Japanese SpeechGuard TLX! Easy to use and reliable; this rugged smartphone and voice translator will act as your own personal language assistant. A huge jump in travel technology, the SpeechGuard can receive FREE calls in over 135 countries, translate anything you say or see, and access tons of other useful travel tools. Everything is preloaded on your SpeechGuard TLX, no need to worry about difficult setups or downloads.
This is an exceptional phone for exceptional situations.
This Military based, extra-tough, super-ruggedized Android 4 smartphone is perfect for military use, security specialists, tradesmen, hikers, linesmen, farmers, Emergency Service Personnel, mountaineers, cross-country skiers, or anyone travelling in remote areas. Being Water Proof, drop proof, and shock proof, the TLX is also suitable for those on or around water; perfect for fishing boats, use in the rain, or surf.
Extreme Durability: Completely waterproof, shock proof and dustproof
Free incoming calls in over 135 countries. No Contract
Voice translator: Translates anything you say in nearly 40 languages
Travel Guide: Packed with reviews, info and images of international locations
Photo Translator: Snap a photo of almost anything and have it translated to your language
Massive Battery: Guaranteed to be the longest lasting cell phone you'll ever own.
Amazing Hardware: This is the ONLY smartphone of its class that is completely waterproof and shock proof. We don't mean it can just handle a light rain, you can literally drop the SpeechGuard TLX in a body of water and it will work with no issues. The durable case and Gorilla Glass will withstand some abuse; falls, bumps, and squishes are nothing to worry about with your Speechguard. Don't forget about the HUGE battery - the Speechguard will last for over 5 days with average usage.
Cell phone service in 135+ countries: One less headache while you're away, the SpeechGuard TLX allows for FREE incoming calls in over 135 countries. You do NOT need a contract and there are no hidden costs. It doesn't matter if you're on a sightseeing tour around Italy, or relaxing on a beach in Mexico, all calls to your phone are 100% free. You can use your own GSM sim card In the SpeechGuard as well. It's equipped with 2 SIM slots so you can switch between with the press of a button.
Instant translation: Many seasoned travelers will tell you a language barrier is the most difficult thing you'll encounter on your journey. Playing charades, looking up words in a paper dictionary, and other clever tricks can only get you so far. The TLX will include an instant voice translator. You press a button, say what you need and get the translation. Yes, it's that easy! Also, you'll have a type-anything text translator. Just key in whatever you want and it will translate it for you instantly. The TLX is even packed with a speech to speech phrasebook. Use your voice to activate one of the 14,000 most popular travel phrases and then hear it translated in a real human voice.
Loaded with travel resources: The English <-> Japanese SpeechGuard will put tons of reviews, information and pictures right at your fingertips. Check customer reviews of that cool looking restaurant in Spain, read about the economy of Greece or even look up the climate in South Africa. The resources are almost endless so you can plan your trips accordingly.
Photo Translator: If you see it, the SpeechGuard can translate it. With the Photo Translator you can take a picture of a sign, menu or flyer and have it translated for you within seconds.
Learn a language: Often described as "more advanced then Rosetta Stone" the TLX will include everything you need to learn an entire language. The aptly named Language Teacher program is a multi-step voice interactive course to help you learn. Not only will it train you to remember words and phrases, but it will teach you how to say them correctly. The virtual teacher will give you feedback so you know how well you are doing. Also your TLX is loaded with U-Learn. It's similar to Language Teacher but is completely hands and eyes free. Learn in your car, while you are on the computer, or even eating dinner.
SOS: Get help in a hurry! The SOS button is designed to get you out of a rough situation in a hurry. Just press the SOS button and the SpeechGuard will take a number of actions. Within seconds it will turn on your GPS tracking and location services. Next, it will send out a message to 5 emergency contacts of your choice. This message will contain your GPS coordinates for a fast rescue. Then, it will call your primary emergency contact number. The device is even pre-loaded with Emergency numbers for locations all around the world.
Tons of extras: The SpeechGuard is literally packed with a seemingly endless amount of programs for entertainment, education and much more.
2 Way Radio, connect with others at the push of a button
Rotation vector sensor
Voice activated audio phrasebook with 14,000 entries
English Talking Electronic Dictionary
Talking Translation Dictionary
Picture dictionary with 39 languages
Universal translator - A 183 language word translator
The Weather Channel
Massive English Dictionary
Language Translation Dictionary
Language learning Games
Audio Book and MP3 Player
Access to tons of extra programs via the application store.