Ectaco, the electronic pocket multilingual talking dictionaries (hand-held electronic translators, language translators) company just release the next generations of Jetbook Color, called Ectaco Jetbook Color Deluxe edition. Unlike the previous versions that has price tag at around $499, the new one has higher price at $599.99 or about £439.95 included the C-Pen.
Available in two colors, Black and White, Ectaco Jetbook Color Deluxe comes with new C-Pen (included) that gives users ability to slide the Pen into over print text. According the product page, the eBook reader comes with a 9.7 inch Triton Color E Ink screen display with support resolutions at 1600×1200 pixel provides good brightnes and color reproductions for reading eBook, novels and picture books. It’s also has capability for translation (180 languages), speaking and support multi language Menus for German, Russian, Ukrainian, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese and of course English. It’s very helpful tool if you traveling to foreign country.
For storage, the device is support microSD card slot up to 32GB, so you can store thousand of eBooks. Other specifications are audio jack, sleek protective carrying case, Graphing and scientific calculators, Wi-Fi enabled with browser and a Lithium-polymer 2350 mAh rechargeable battery that capable to gives 10,000 page turns on a single charge. Measuring 270 x 188 x 11.5 mm and has weighs at 23.4 oz (662 g), the Jetboo Deluxe is perfect to carry around with you when traveling.
Like other eBook Reader, Ectaco Jetbook Color Deluxe also support multi text formats, such as Adobe DRM 9.1, ePub, Mobi, PRC, RTF, TXT, PDF, FB2, djvu, JPG, Gif, PNG, BMP (more to come). For more specifications and features you can check below.
Jetbook Color Deluxe Specifications
9.7 inch Display Triton Color E Ink screen, 1600×1200 resolution
C-Pen Text Scanner: 5-22pt text capture, translation and speaking ability.
Wi-Fi enabled with browser
Support for: Adobe DRM 9.1, ePub, Mobi, PRC, RTF, TXT, PDF, FB2, djvu, JPG, Gif, PNG, BMP (more to come)
Localizations and Language Menus for Russian, Ukrainian, German, Japanese, English, Spanish, and Portuguese
Fluent Text-to-Speech can read you any book
Workbook Scribbling and freehand writing on PDF and DJVU files
Reflow mode in Reader
Underline and highlight text
50-state reading list
Fully interactive SAT course
“Overdrive” library access
Wireless access to online textbooks
Speed Reading course
Course of English and foreign language grammar
Speech recognition and speech analysis Language Teacher and U-Learn courses that teach you a language step by step
Pictured dictionaries for 38 languages
Cross translator for 180 languages
Graphing and scientific calculators
Reference materials for Math, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Geography and Earth Science
Interactive Periodic Table of Elements