The Quicktionary II Multi is a hand-held scanner designed for use by individuals with reading disabilities or low vision. Completely portable, this pen-style scanner enables the user to scan words or a line of text in French or Spanish and see and hear them pronounced and translated wherever needed. This scanner can be set for right- or left-handed use and recognizes more than 300,000 words and phrases. Words, their translations, and definitions are displayed on the scanner in a large font and can be heard automatically or at the touch of a button. The included Opticard enables text that cannot be directly scanned to be manually input. The Quicktionary II Multi comes with two bi-directional dictionaries (English-Spanish-English and English-French-English) as well as the American Heritage English-English Dictionary. The unit stores the last 80 words scanned. POWER: Battery operated (batteries included). WEIGHT: Three ounces.