Albegor, an Italian independent software developer, announced a new version of Euro Coins Pocket Collector for the Windows Mobile Pocket PC platform, an original software for both beginner and expert Euro coins collectors on the go, much appraised for its quality graphics and educational value.
Ecpc puts in the palm of your hand a powerful and friendly graphical tool to manage and review your collection, as well as giving you accurately researched information about the coins common and national sides, coin variants, edge types and Mint marks.
Whether you're an expert or beginner collector you'll find Ecpc to be an invaluable aid to your most precious hobby. And once you'll have your collection in the compact Ecpc file format you can easily share it with other collectors all around the world!
Here's the list of the major features:
Friendly and intuitive graphical user interface
Easily manage and review your collection in an interactive customizable graphical table
Share your personal collection or swap list in the compact Ecpc file format
Detailed images and descriptions of all the 120 coins of the 15 Euro area countries
Accurately researched information about coin variants, edge types and Mint marks
Nice informative menus about the Euro area countries and the common and national face coin designs
Cool and original sound effects sampled using real coins
Extensive online documentation
Multi-language support including English, German, Italian and Portuguese
Support for 2 bit or 4 bit monochrome, 8 bit and 16 bit color displays
The third revision of Ecpc includes the complete Portuguese translation and boasts some new useful features and enhancements suggested by users about both usability and graphics issues, making the experience of Euro coins collectors on the go even more pleasant and funny.
It now includes the support for MIPS and SH3 CPU types typically installed on older Pocket PC 2000 devices.
To celebrate the first release of 2004, the developer is offering the chance to purchase the full version of Ecpc with a 20% discount on the regular price until the end of January 2004, by using the promotion code CF6C33 on Handango (note this will not add to the regular Geekzone 15% discount code below).