61points

Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W

86points

Microtek ScanMaker i460

56points

Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
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27 facts in comparison

Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W vs Microtek ScanMaker i460 vs Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
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Why is Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W better than Microtek ScanMaker i460 & Plustek SmartOffice PS283?

  • Can synchronize your documents with a USB drive
  • Can synchronize documents with Evernote
  • Has a multi-feed detection
  • Has a duplex scanning feature
  • Has WiFi
  • Has 802.11n WiFi connection

Why is Microtek ScanMaker i460 better than Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W & Plustek SmartOffice PS283?

  • Can scan 35 mm film
  • Is a flatbed scanner
  • Height
    54mmvs180.34,148mm

Why is Plustek SmartOffice PS283 better than Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W & Microtek ScanMaker i460?

  • Can synchronize documents directly to network
  • Width
    263mmvs299.72,279mm
  • Weight
    1.66kgvs3583.38,2140g
  • Volume
    4962.81cm³vs11944.301530703999,6689.304cm³
  • Thickness
    127.5mmvs220.98,444mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.Is a flatbed scanner
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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.

2.width

299.72mm

279mm

263mm

Best

VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP

22.86mm

3.weight

3.58kg

2.14kg

1.66kg

Best

Plustek MobileOffice S800

78g

4.thickness

220.98mm

444mm

127.5mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

5.Is a card scanner
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Can scan your business cards and organize it into a digital file.

6.height

180.34mm

54mm

148mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

Scan quality

1.maximum scan size

215.9 x 863.6mm²

216 x 297mm²

220 x 356mm²

Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.

Best

Kodak Ngenuity 9125

318 x 200000mm²

2. higher optical scan resolution

600 x 600dpi

4800 x 9600dpi

600 x 600dpi

The highest resolution the scanner can put out without using software to make it bigger. In dots per inch.

Best

Canon CanoScan LiDE 700F

9600 x 9600dpi

Scan speed

1.Has a Skip Blank Page function
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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.

2.Has a duplex scanning feature
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Duplex scanning means scanning both sides of a page at once.

Connectivity

1.Can synchronize documents with Dropbox
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.

2.Can synchronize your documents with a USB drive
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

The device can save and synchronize documents with the USB drive.

3.Can synchronize your documents directly with an e-mail
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Synchronize with e-mail feature allows you to send and synchronize documents with your e-mail directly from the device.

4.Can synchronize documents directly to network
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

The device can save and synchronize documents with internal network.

5.Can synchronize documents with Evernote
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

The device can save and synchronize documents with Evernote.

6.Can synchronize documents with Google Drive
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

The device can save and synchronize documents with Google Drive.

Features

1.Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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.

2.Can scan 35 mm film
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Film scanners can scan film negatives.

3.Allows scanning documents directly into PDF format
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
4.Has an Auto Scan Mode
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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.

5.Has a multi-feed detection
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

A special sensor that can detect when two or more pages are stuck together and going through the scanner at the same time.

6.Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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.

Miscellaneous

1.volume

11944.3cm³

6689.3cm³

4962.81cm³

Best

Planon SlimScan SS100

12.9cm³

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