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Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
Top 20%4,202 points
Top 20%
Top 1%5,278 points
Top 1%
Top 52%2,511 points
Top 52%
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
Top specs and features

Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W vs Microtek ScanMaker s480 vs Plustek SmartOffice PS283: 27 facts in comparison

1. maximum scan size

Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.
215.9 x 863.6mm²
Kodak Ngenuity 9125: 318 x 200000mm²
216 x 297mm²
220 x 356mm²

2. Can scan 35 mm film

Film scanners can scan film negatives.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
21% have it

3. Can synchronize documents with Dropbox

The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
13% have it

4. Can synchronize your documents with a USB drive

The device can save and synchronize documents with the USB drive.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
8% have it

5. width

299.72mm
VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP: 22.86mm
248mm
263mm

6. weight

3.58kg
Plustek MobileOffice S800: 78g
2.45kg
1.66kg

7. Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)

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.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
54% have it

8. Has an Auto Scan Mode

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.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
45% have it

9. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Sheet-Fed: 3
2
2

10. Has a Skip Blank Page function

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.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
32% have it

11. Can synchronize your documents directly with an e-mail

Synchronize with e-mail feature allows you to send and synchronize documents with your e-mail directly from the device.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
50% have it

12. Can synchronize documents with Evernote

The device can save and synchronize documents with Evernote.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
16% have it

13. Can synchronize documents with Google Drive

The device can save and synchronize documents with Google Drive.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
18% have it

14. Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)

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.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
51% have it

15. thickness

220.98mm
Planon DocuPen X: 0.5mm
457mm
127.5mm

16. Has a multi-feed detection

A special sensor that can detect when two or more pages are stuck together and going through the scanner at the same time.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
34% have it

17. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
HP Scanjet Enterprise 7000nx: 4
1
1

18. Allows scanning documents directly into PDF format

Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
71% have it

19. volume

11944.3cm³
Planon SlimScan SS100: 12.9cm³
6460.15cm³
4962.81cm³

20. higher optical scan resolution

The highest resolution the scanner can put out without using software to make it bigger. In dots per inch.
600 x 600dpi
Canon CanoScan LiDE 700F: 9600 x 9600dpi
4800 x 9600dpi
600 x 600dpi

21. height

180.34mm
Planon DocuPen X: 0.5mm
57mm
148mm

22. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
1% have it

23. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
3% have it

24. Is a card scanner

Can scan your business cards and organize it into a digital file.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
36% have it

25. Has a duplex scanning feature

Duplex scanning means scanning both sides of a page at once.
Brother ImageCenter ADS-2500W
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
45% have it

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