Differences between Encarta Premium 2006 and Student 2006


The back of the box for Encarta Premium 2006 has a nifty feature chart that I’ve been unable to find online. Here’s a posting of that chart, containing the differences between the North American versions of Encarta Premium 2006 and Microsoft Student:













































































































































 


Encarta 2006 Premium    


Microsoft Student 2006


Trusted Content


 


 


Articles


64,000+


66,000+


Photos and Illustrations


26,000+


26,000+


Videos and Animations


300+


300+


Sound and Music Clips


3,000+


3,000+


Map Locations


1.8 million


1.8 million


Links to Web Sites, Preselected by Editors


29,000+


29,000+


Interactive Resources


 


 


Videos from Discovery Channel


Yes


Yes


Interactive World Atlas


Yes


Yes


Encarta Kids


Yes


Yes


Dynamic Timeline


Yes


Yes


2-D/3-D Virtual


Yes


Yes


Virtual Flights



Yes


Read Aloud


Yes


Yes


Games


Yes


Yes


Useful Tools


 


 


Encarta Search Bar


Yes


Yes


Dictionary, Thesaurus, and Translation Dictionary      


Yes


Yes


Quotations


Yes


Yes


Internet Resources


 


 


Web Companion


Yes


Yes


Article Updates


Yes


Yes


Live News, Radio, Weather


Yes


Yes


Homework Resources


 


 


Student Tools for Microsoft Office



Yes


Graphing Calculator Software



Yes


Online Math Homework Help



Yes


Project Starters



Yes


Literature Guides (Book Summaries)



Yes


Style Guide



Yes


Additional Features



 


Hard Disk Install


Yes


Yes


 -Greg


Comments (1)

  1. eferron says:

    Where was this when I was in school?