Franklin Electronic Publishers Debuts the "Interpreter" Multilingual Speaking Translator

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The Interpreter Translator is a sleek, handheld powerhouse putting more than two million translations and phrases in 14 languages in the "palm of your hand" without any roaming charges.

The newly unveiled Interpreter translator from Franklin Electronic Publishers puts the power of global communication in an electronic handheld product.

Languages include: Arabic, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Turkish, some of the world’s most dominant languages in global business, learning and tourism.

The device features human speech with clear pronunciations and incorporates more than two million translations in 14 languages. The device’s menus and features can be operated in any source language and interchange translations between all languages. Translations are displayed on a brilliant 2.4” color display in native characters, or in their Roman character equivalent for Arabic, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin and Russian. One of the most helpful tools of the Interpreter translator is the phonetic spell correction feature available for most languages, letting the user simply approximate the spelling of a word and then intelligently correcting the spelling. The device provides for an easy to master user interface that within minutes, allows users to move effortlessly through the features and menus, learning another language.

As lightweight as a mobile phone, the Interpreter translator easily slips into a shirt pocket, and can be operated with one hand. Contained are more than 1,000 popular phrases and 20,000 headwords in each language. The included Merriam-Webster English Dictionary provides clear and concise word guidance. The device also provides for the capability to create personal word and definition entries for quick access later.

Highlights include:

  • A total of two million translations, with more than 1,000 conversational phrases and 20,000 headwords, per language;
  • Easy-to-read color display with text size adjustment options;
  • Connect to a PC or Mac with the included Micro USB to edit the user-defined dictionary, which is editable on both the Interpreter and your computer;
  • Long battery life with alkaline batteries (included) or rechargeable AAA batteries;
  • Built in organizer features include a calendar, calculator, local and world clock, countdown timer, metric and currency converter;
  • Headphone jack for private listening.

“The Interpreter translator is a must-have tool for travelers, for those conducting business at home or abroad, and for learners who want to increase their language development for everyday communication,” said Franklin Electronic Publishers--Director of Global Marketing Koda Madison. “Seamlessly reach out to people and become your own interpreter!”

The new Interpreter translator, Model # EST-5114, is available at for $129.99 beginning today.

With the Franklin Interpreter translator in your pocket, the world is at your fingertips.

About Franklin Electronic Publishers:

Franklin Electronic Publishers Incorporated is a world leader in electronic handheld information, having sold over 45,000,000 electronic books under license from world class publishers, such as Merriam-Webster, Oxford University Press, Larousse, Langenscheidt, and PONS. The Company also licenses its underlying technology to an array of partners including Adobe. Franklin’s products are available at 49,000 retail outlets worldwide, through catalogs, and online at


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