Desktop/Laptop PC

Operating System

Microsoft® Windows® 2000/XP/Vista (Notes: (1) Cyrillic support required to work with the Russian interface; (2) To work with Chinese dictionaries, you need install Chinese fonts first)

Processor

Intel® Pentium®/Celeron®/Xeon™, AMD K6/Athlon™/Duron™ or compatible processor, 400 MHz or higher

Memory

64 MB RAM or higher

Hard Disk Space

From 100 to 500-1 Gb depending on the dictionaries being installed

Sound card, headphones or loudspeakers

To listen to word and phrases pronunciations

Microsoft Internet Explorer® 6.0 or 7.0

ABBYY Lingvo 12 program disk includes MS Internet Explorer

DVD-ROM

For installation of the program

Note: If there is not enough space on your hard disk, the setup program will display a message asking you to free up disk space and telling you how much space should be freed. You can also obtain this information by clicking the Space button in the Custom Setup dialog. In the case of Custom Setup, the program will create temporary files on your computer. Typically, the program will need 150 MB to store temporary files (including 35 MB in the Temp folder). 

Pocket PC

Operating System 

Microsoft® Windows Mobile® 6.0/Mobile® 5.0/Mobile® 2003 SE/Mobile® 2003/Pocket PC 2002

Memory

6 MB of RAM or memory cards for program files

8 MB of RAM for program operation

9-270 MB (onboard memory or memory cards) to store dictionaries

5-46 MB (onboard memory or memory cards) to translate words typed in any grammatical form 

an additional 140 MB (onboard memory or memory cards) if you choose to install the sound file

Software 

Microsoft® ActiveSync 4.1 (for Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0) or Microsoft ActiveSync 3.7 (for earlier versions of operating system)

Palm Handheld

CPU 

Motorola Dragonball EZ/VZ/i.MXL, Texas Instruments OMAP, Sony or Intel XScale 

Operating System

Palm OS® 4.0-5.4

Memory 

1 MB of onboard memory for program operation

9–250 MB of onboard or external memory to store dictionary files

Software

Palm® Desktop software installed on your desktop PC 

Limitations

ABBYY Lingvo 12 for PALM Handheld does not support chinese, turkish and latin dictionaries

Smartphone (Windows Mobile)

Operating System 

Microsoft® Windows Mobile® 6.0/5.0/2003/2003SE

Memory

4 МB of RAM or memory cards for program files

6 МB of RAM for program operation

9-270 МB (onboard memory or memory cards) to store dictionaries

5-46 MB (onboard memory or memory cards) to translate words typed in any grammatical form

Software  

Microsoft® ActiveSync 4.1 (for Microsoft Windows Mobile 5.0) or Microsoft ActiveSync 3.7 (for earlier versions of operating system) 

Smartphone (Symbian OS)

Operating System 

Symbian S60 (v. 7, 8, 9.1, 9.2), UIQ 2.1 (v.7), UIQ 3.0 (v.9.1)* 

Memory

1 MB in main memory to store program files and for normal program operation

9-250 MB on a memory card to store dictionaries

Software

Software for smartphone synchronization (provided with the delivery kit)

Limitations

ABBYY Lingvo 12 for Symbian smartphone does not support latin and chinese dictionaries

*Sent on request to all registered users of licensed ABBYY Lingvo 12 copies by technical support service support@abbyy.com.

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