Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
31 facts in comparison
Flatbed scanners are able to scan anything that can be placed against the glass. You need a scanner with a flatbed for photos or other easily damaged originals, bound material, and 3D objects. Usually flexible lid makes it possible to scan thick documents or even books.
VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP
Plustek MobileOffice S800
Planon DocuPen X
1500pages per day
4000pages per day
The duty cycle is the maximum number of pages you can scan each day and still get the scanner to live out its full life (measured in days or years).
Kodak Ngenuity 9150
150000pages per day
Can scan your business cards and organize it into a digital file.
215.9 x 863.6mm²
215.9 x 1016mm²
Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.
Kodak Ngenuity 9125
318 x 200000mm²
Bit depth means the number of bits per pixel, so the higher the bit depth, the greater number of grayscales the system can scan.
HP Scanjet N6310
600 x 600dpi
1200 x 1200dpi
The highest resolution the scanner can put out without using software to make it bigger. In dots per inch.
Canon CanoScan LiDE 700F
9600 x 9600dpi
Bit depth means the number of bits per pixel, so the higher the bit depth, the greater number of colors the system can scan.
HP Scanjet G4050
With the Skip Blank Page function while scanning one-sided and two-sided documents at the same time, you can delete images of blank pages to produce scanned images without redundancy. This function is also effective with colored-paper documents that are blank.
Duplex scanning means scanning both sides of a page at once.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.
The device can save and synchronize documents with the USB drive.
Synchronize with e-mail feature allows you to send and synchronize documents with your e-mail directly from the device.
The device can save and synchronize documents with SharePoint.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Evernote.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Google Drive.
How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
Avision MiWand 2 Pro
How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
Optical Character Recognition lets you convert images with text into text documents (using automated computer algorithms). The text information is attached to PDF, which is then searchable.
Auto Scan Mode detects the type of document being scanned – Photo, Post Card, Business Card, Magazine, Newspaper, Document – and automatically crops and saves files to PDF or JPEG format based on image type.
A special sensor that can detect when two or more pages are stuck together and going through the scanner at the same time.
ADF allows multiple pages to be copied or scanned at one time without the need to place each individual page in the copier or scanner. You will need an ADF if you plan to scan documents on a regular basis—particularly documents longer than one or two pages.
If you have lots of long documents, a higher capacity might be of interest.
Plustek SmartOffice PS406
Planon SlimScan SS100