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Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
Top 46%2,846 points
Top 46%
Top 49%2,688 points
Top 49%
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
Top specs and features

Canon imageFORMULA P-208 vs Canon imageFORMULA P-215: 28 facts in comparison

1. maximum scan size

Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.
216 x 1000mm²
Kodak Ngenuity 9125: 318 x 200000mm²
216 x 1000mm²

2. bit depth grayscale

Bit depth means the number of bits per pixel, so the higher the bit depth, the greater number of grayscales the system can scan.
8bit
HP Scanjet N6310: 48bit
8bit

3. 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.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
54% have it

4. weight

546g lighter.
454g
Plustek MobileOffice S800: 78g
1kg

5. width

27mm narrower.
312mm
VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP: 22.86mm
285mm

6. 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.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
45% have it

7. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
2.5W
Avision MiWand 2 Pro: 1.2W
7W

8. Has a duplex scanning feature

Duplex scanning means scanning both sides of a page at once.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
45% have it

9. 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.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
51% have it

10. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
1
HP Scanjet Enterprise 7000nx: 4
2

11. Can synchronize documents with Evernote

The device can save and synchronize documents with Evernote.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
16% have it

12. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
9% have it

13. power consumption on standby

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.
1.5W
ScanShell 800NR: 0.2W
2.5W

14. 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.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
50% have it

15. height

2mm shorter.
38mm
Planon DocuPen X: 0.5mm
40mm

16. thickness

39mm thinner.
56mm
Planon DocuPen X: 0.5mm
95mm

17. Allows scanning documents directly into PDF format

Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
71% have it

18. 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
600 x 600dpi

19. 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.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
32% have it

20. feeder tray capacity

If you have lots of long documents, a higher capacity might be of interest.
10sheets
Plustek SmartOffice PS406: 4000sheets
20sheets

21. 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.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
34% have it

22. scanner daily duty cycle

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).
100pages per day
Kodak Ngenuity 9150: 150000pages per day
500pages per day

23. warranty period

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
1
Kodak ScanMate i940: 3
1

24. Is a card scanner

Can scan your business cards and organize it into a digital file.
Canon imageFORMULA P-208
Canon imageFORMULA P-215
36% have it

25. USB version

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

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