71points

Epson Perfection V500 Photo

77points

Epson Perfection V550

Epson Perfection V500 Photo
Epson Perfection V550
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16 facts in comparison

Epson Perfection V500 Photo vs Epson Perfection V550

Epson Perfection V500 Photo
Epson Perfection V550
71
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Epson Perfection V500 Photo
77
points
Epson Perfection V550

Why is Epson Perfection V500 Photo better than Epson Perfection V550?

  • Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
    ?
  • Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
    ?
  • 0.5W lower power consumption on operation
    ?

    16W vs16.5W
  • 317.52g lighter
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    4.04kgvs4354.49g
  • 213.36mm thinner
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    271.78mmvs485.14mm
  • 2.54mm shorter
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    114.3mmvs116.84mm

Why is Epson Perfection V550 better than Epson Perfection V500 Photo?

  • 0% bigger documents can be scanned
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    215.9 x 297.18mm²vs215.9 x 297.18mm²
  • 1.5x higher optical scan resolution
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    9600 x 6400dpivs6400 x 6400dpi
  • 193.04mm narrower
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    284.48mmvs477.52mm

Price comparison

Epson Perfection V500 Photo

Buy used:

$363.89

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General info

1.Is a flatbed scanner
Epson Perfection V500 Photo
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

4.04kg

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

477.52mm

284.48mm

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

271.78mm

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

114.3mm

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.maximum scan size

215.9 x 297.18mm²

215.9 x 297.18mm²

Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.
2.optical scan resolution

6400 x 6400dpi

9600 x 6400dpi

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

16bit

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
Epson Perfection V500 Photo
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

16W

16.5W

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

Features

1.Can scan 35 mm film
Epson Perfection V500 Photo
Epson Perfection V550
Film scanners can scan film negatives.
2.scans documents to PDF
Epson Perfection V500 Photo
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.
3.Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
Epson Perfection V500 Photo
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.
4.Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
Epson Perfection V500 Photo
Epson Perfection V550
An automatic document feeder (ADF) allows for multiple pages to be copied or scanned at one time. You should consider an ADF if you intend to scan documents regularly.

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