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IrisPen Translator Executive

IrisPen Translator Executive
alaScore 75

4 reviews

Jul, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 reviews of IrisPen Translator Executive. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Scanners for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Scanners the IrisPen Translator Executive is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by : Matt Egan (

IrisPen Translator Executive


The IrisPen is, on the face of it, a nifty tool. Rather then laboriously type or scrawl notes from the printed page, you simply swipe the handheld scanner across the text and it's imported to the app of your choice. You can scan words in seven...

If you regularly input data from a printed source to a spreadsheet, or need to jot down notes to a PDA, the IrisPen will save time and finger-strain, especially if two languages are involved. Just don't expect to be able to grab swathes of copy...

Oct, 2005

Expert review by : Cliff Joseph (

IrisPen Translator Executive


A portable scanner The IrisPen Translator is a small handheld scanner that can scan lines of text in printed documents. It connects to a PC via a USB port, and inserts the scanned text into a word ...

Sep, 2005

Expert review by (

IRISPen Translator Executive


Every so often a product comes along that's less interesting in than it is as a harbinger of things to come. Case in point: the IRISPen Translator Executive ($229.99 direct) pen scanner. The device scans a line at a time, recognizes the text, and...

Translates both ways between English and your choice of French, Spanish, Russian, or German. Virtually instantaneous translation

Installs for only one pair of languages at a time. Scanning well is a learned skill

The IRISPen Translator Executive pen scanner requires practice before you can scan well, and it delivers less-than-perfect translations. But more often than not it recognizes text and translates it well enough to be useful as a tool for translation or...

Product Specifications

The IRISPen Translator is a real time-saver pen scanner for anyone who rapidly wants to translate and understand a foreign printed text. Just scan the lines you don't understand and they are automatically translated. It's very simple and easy to use! You scan, it instantly encodes the text into any Windows application, translates it and displays it into @promt Standard, translation software. You can also directly translate e-mails into Outlook, text into Adobe Acrobat and you can even listen the translated text! The IRISPen Translator is the powerful tool to capture typed information into a spreadsheet, a text editor, a database or an email without touching your keyboard! The IRISPen Translator is USB connected and powered. Plug it, scan the text and it is retyped and translated! The IRISPen Translator Executive version recognizes barcodes and handprinted numbers.


Scanner Type:Pen

Dimensions & Weight



Compatibility:Mac / PC/PC
Model:Translator Executive
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:IRIS IRISPen


Form Factor:Handheld
Input Type:Monochrome
Interface Type:USB
Supported Document Type:Bulk objects (such as books) / Plain paper
Supported Media Type:Bulk objects (such as books) / Plain paper
Type:Text reader


Film scanning: No

System requirements

Compatible operating systems:Windows XP, ME, 2000, 98SE
Mac compatibility: No
Minimum hard disk space:65
Minimum processor:Pentium 300 MHz
Minimum RAM:128
Minimum system requirements:CD-ROM\nUSB

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS X 10.x / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP/Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000/XP