Ectaco C-Pen Dictionary Handheld OCR Text to Speech Scanner Pen C610D (Supported Languages are English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish) With Built-In Voice Recorder Compatible With Windows, MAC and Linux.
The Dictionary Pen is a major technological breakthrough for anyone working or studying in a "second language". The embedded camera and OCR technology enables lookup or translation of words without the need for a single "click". Simply pass the nib across a word and it instantly displays the definition and reads the word.
The device hosts nine (9) OXFORD Academic and English Language Teaching (ELT) dictionaries supporting six different languages. It's a totally portable, pocket-sized device that pronounces the looked up word with a natural speaking text to speech voice.
It is also a scanner for capturing lines of text and uploading to a PC, Mac or Linux computer, making it ideal for students, teachers and professionals to capture essential information.
There is no software required to upload the text to Windows, MAC or Linux PC's. Just connect the device to a computer with a USB cable and it appears as an external hard drive.
Other features include a built-in voice recorder with playback.
Look up/translate words in dictionary in six different languages
Listen to single words being pronounced by natural speaking TTS
Highlight/store text in internal memory (Appr. 3 GB GB storage/thousands of pages)
Connect to Windows/MAC/Linux and upload text files (no software required)
Scan directly to text cursor on a Windows/MAC/Linux computer (no software required)
Record and play back voice memos
The Dictionary Pen contains a high accuracy multi-language OCR that enables you to capture and save quotes and other text of interest instantly. The text is saved in text files which is then easily transferred to your computer. Extremely handy if you are a student, teacher or professional. Simply use the pen to scan a word, a paragraph, or why not full pages. It´s easy.