ECTACO, Inc. is a leading US-based developer and manufacturer of electronic handheld dictionaries, translation software and eBook readers. Founded in 1990, ECTACO has specialized in language learning products for over 218 languages with over 300 models of electronic dictionaries distributed among the brands Language Teacher, Partner, SpeechGuard and iTravl. ECTACO portable devices promote users to learn a language and are divided into the following categories: talking electronic dictionaries, non-talking electronic dictionaries, travel electronic dictionaries, English dictionary software, language learning, and speech-to-speech electronic interpreters, including Military, Law Enforcement and Medical models. Many of our translators have speech recognition and speech analysis technology for quick and efficient foreign language studies. Another significant part of ECTACO's mission is the production of translation software for PC, Pocket PC, iPod, iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Palm and other portable handhelds. The software is developed and distributed through www.LingvoSoft.com
, a registered trademark and a division of ECTACO. ECTACO especially takes pride in producing one of the most popular eBook readers on the market called the jetBook
, the most affordable and versatile eBook reader. The second generation jetBook LITE
was made even more portable by being the first to use AA batteries as a power source and the jetBook mini
is now much smaller and runs on AAA batteries. And our newest release is the CES 2012 award-winning jetBook Color 2
featuring the first ever Triton 2 color E Ink Screen. It offers students and teachers the ability to save money on books while providing unlimited teaching resources. All the jetBooks have the most functions, options, and reading capabilities of any eReader to date. After two decades of research and development, ECTACO has finally come up with the first-ever free speech electronic translator - Partner LUX
. This palm-size translating device is a must-have for anyone seeking effective ways to translate real time conversation. Powered by Android OS, this handy translator is fully customizable and packed with translating and language learning apps.
And our newest release is the CES 2012 award-winning jetBook Color 2 featuring the first ever Triton 2 color E Ink Screen.
Handheld Electronic Dictionaries and Translators.
Handheld Electronic Dictionaries and Translators have recently emerged as the modern, fashionable language and communication solutions in many areas of business. Here you will find more than 140 titles for 213 languages, each offering a great variety of features to assist you with all sorts of language challenges. An electronic translator or electronic dictionary is a smart way to avoid unnecessary difficulties when traveling, studying languages, communicating with foreigners, and in many other situations. Many of our devices are based on advanced Text-to-Speech and speech recognition technologies and have the added functions of a business organizer. The wealth of resources of our electronic dictionary models include extensive bidirectional vocabularies (up to 1,000,000 words and more), voice recognition and/or synthesis, phrase banks containing colloquial expressions and common phrases, grammar references, and lots more.
Available for more than 50 language combinations, the translation software you will find here provides a wide range of linguistic solutions for just about any circumstance. Covering language instruction, study materials, full-text translation, speaking and non-speaking dictionaries, and localization software they are available for most major platforms and OS including Android, Windows, iOS, Pocket PC, Palm OS, Smartphones and others. With the wide range of applications on offer you are certain to find just the right option that will work best for you.
Ultimate Travel PhraseBooks and Dictionaries.
Devices in this category are among the most advanced tools available for international travelers. Bringing together in one stylish package all the latest advances in speech recognition and crystal-clear voice output, they have been designed to replace expensive personal interpreters and awkward paper dictionaries. Featuring the latest technological advances and featuring real human voice output as recorded by native speakers, they are supportive and convenient travel aids. Their extensive database includes up to 1,000,000 words and more than 14,000 travel-related phrases and is expandable and customizable. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, you will appreciate the powerful features, elegant design and sturdy construction of these sophisticated handheld translation devices.
jetBook - Universal Pocket Library
The jetBook e-Book Reader is the world's slimmest, lightest, and most portable library. Able to store thousands of books, audio files and pictures, it takes up less space than even a single printed-paper book. Pre-loaded with a selection of translating and explanatory dictionaries, jetBook has been designed to let users understand unknown words instantly.
Background music and audio-book playback make it the perfect travel companion to help keep users entertained and informed. jetBook displays .txt, .pdf, .jpg, .gif, .png, .bmp and mp3 encoded files.
jetBook - translating e-Book reader that stores a complete library, audio files and pictures.