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Product: Systran Professional Standard
Company: Systran Soft
Estimated Street Price: $195 for the downloadable version
Review By: Julien JAY

Final Results and Overall Mark

Table Of Contents
1: Introduction
2: Features
3: Advanced Features
4: Conclusion

Well we have reached the end of the review. Here are my final comments, notes and grades for Systran Professional Standard 3.0.



Final Comments

How It Grades
  Installation: 95%
Features: 80%
Manual: 85%
Integration: 90%
Cost: 90%
Ease of use: 90%
Translation quality: 70%
Overall: 85%

Systran is very complete software that perfectly integrates itself with most of the software that are used by businesses like Microsoft Office 2000. Its wide language support confer it unprecedented translation capabilities in most areas of application. However when translating text always expect a few errors here and there, due to the translation errors produced by this difficult field. However, for simple translations and translating business documents and very standard non-colloquial speech Systran Translation software is very efficient and is worth the buy. This software is definitely the best translation software available today, so the errors produced in our review are normal in this expertise.




Specs & Package
Overall Score 85%
Version Reviewed Systran Professional Standard 3
Release Date Out Now
In The Box? Software CD
User's guide
Registration card
The Good Points Easy Installation
Thorough integration with Office & Internet software
Lots of languages pairs
The Bad Points Translation of complex documents can be touchy
Reviewers PC Setup Pentium III 1Ghz EB
Intel VC820 Motherboard
Windows 98 Second Edition
256MB RDRAM 800mhz w/ECC
DirectX 7a
17 " Sony Trinitron Monitor
Creative Labs GeForce 2 GTS 32MB Graphics Card
Creative DXR3
Sound Blaster Live! Platinum

Adaptec AHA-2940AU
Microsoft SideWinder Game Pad
Microsoft IntelliMouse Explorer
Microsoft Natural Keyboard Pro

DVD Rom Player - Pioneer 10x

PC Required Minimum System

Windows 95, 98, or Windows 2000
486 processor 
16MB RAM for Windows 95 and 98, (64 MB is recommended)*, (64MB RAM for Windows 2000)
15MB hard disk space per language pair
CD-ROM drive for installation

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