78points

Canon CanoScan 5600F

77points

Epson Perfection V550

Canon CanoScan 5600F
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Canon CanoScan 5600F vs Epson Perfection V550

Canon CanoScan 5600F
Epson Perfection V550
78
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Canon CanoScan 5600F
77
points
Epson Perfection V550

Why is Canon CanoScan 5600F better than Epson Perfection V550?

  • Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
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  • Has an Auto Scan Mode
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  • 54.49g lighter
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    4.3kgvs4354.49g
  • 12.48mm narrower
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    272mmvs284.48mm
  • 19.84mm shorter
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    97mmvs116.84mm

Why is Epson Perfection V550 better than Canon CanoScan 5600F?

  • 33.33% higher optical scan resolution
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    9600 x 6400dpivs4800 x 9600dpi
  • 0% bigger documents can be scanned
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    215.9 x 297.18mm²vs215.9 x 297.18mm²
  • 8bit higher bit depth in grayscale
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    16bitvs8bit
  • 2.5W lower power consumption on operation
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    16.5W vs19W
  • 7.86mm thinner
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    485.14mmvs493mm

Price comparison

General info

1.Is a flatbed scanner
Canon CanoScan 5600F
Epson Perfection V550
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.weight

4.3kg

4.35kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
3.width

272mm

284.48mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
4.thickness

493mm

485.14mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.height

97mm

116.84mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Scan quality

1.optical scan resolution

4800 x 9600dpi

9600 x 6400dpi

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

215.9 x 297.18mm²

215.9 x 297.18mm²

Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.
3.bit depth grayscale

8bit

16bit

Bit depth means the number of bits per pixel, so the higher the bit depth, the greater number of grayscales the system can scan.
4.bit depth color

48bit

48bit

Bit depth means the number of bits per pixel, so the higher the bit depth, the greater number of colors the system can scan.

Connectivity

1.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2.Can synchronize your documents directly with an email
Canon CanoScan 5600F
Epson Perfection V550
This feature allows you to send and synchronize documents with your email account directly from the device.

Power

1.operating power consumption

19W

16.5W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Features

1.Can scan 35 mm film
Canon CanoScan 5600F
Epson Perfection V550
Film scanners can scan film negatives.
2.Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
Canon CanoScan 5600F
Epson Perfection V550
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.
3.scans documents to PDF
Canon CanoScan 5600F
Epson Perfection V550
The option to scan a document as PDF allows you to create a PDF file directly from a paper document. This feature can save a lot of time, especially if you have many multi-page documents to scan.
4.Has an Auto Scan Mode
Canon CanoScan 5600F
Epson Perfection V550
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.

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