37points

Epson WorkForce DS-7500

95points

Microtek ScanMaker s480

Epson WorkForce DS-7500
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22 facts in comparison

Epson WorkForce DS-7500 vs Microtek ScanMaker s480

Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480
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95
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Why is Epson WorkForce DS-7500 better than Microtek ScanMaker s480?

  • Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
  • Has a duplex scanning feature
  • Has a multi-feed detection
  • Can synchronize documents with SharePoint
  • Can synchronize documents with Evernote
  • 98.86mm thinner
    358.14mmvs457mm

Why is Microtek ScanMaker s480 better than Epson WorkForce DS-7500?

  • Can scan 35 mm film
  • Can synchronize documents with Dropbox
  • Can synchronize your documents directly with an e-mail
  • 32x higher optical scan resolution
    4800 x 9600dpivs1200 x 1200dpi
  • 36.7W lower power consumption on operation
    8.3W vs45W
  • 83.04% less body volume
    6460.15cm³vs38101.39863576cm³
  • 7.76kg lighter
    2.45kgvs10205.83g
  • 244.76mm narrower
    248mmvs492.76mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.Is a flatbed scanner
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

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

10.21kg

2.45kg

Best

Plustek MobileOffice S800

78g

3.width

492.76mm

248mm

Best

VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP

22.86mm

4.thickness

358.14mm

457mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

5.height

215.9mm

57mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

Scan quality

1.maximum scan size

215.9 x 1016mm²

216 x 297mm²

Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.

Best

Kodak Ngenuity 9125

318 x 200000mm²

2. higher optical scan resolution

1200 x 1200dpi

4800 x 9600dpi

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

3.bit depth color

48bit

24bit

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

Best

HP Scanjet G4050

96bit

Scan speed

1.Has a duplex scanning feature
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

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

Connectivity

1.Can synchronize documents with Dropbox
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.

2.Can synchronize your documents directly with an e-mail
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

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

3.Can synchronize documents with Google Drive
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

The device can save and synchronize documents with Google Drive.

4.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Sheet-Fed

3

5.Can synchronize documents with SharePoint
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

The device can save and synchronize documents with SharePoint.

6.Can synchronize documents with Evernote
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

The device can save and synchronize documents with Evernote.

Power

1.power consumption operation

45W

8.3W

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

Best

Avision MiWand 2 Pro

1.2W

Features

1.Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

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
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

Film scanners can scan film negatives.

3.Allows scanning documents directly into PDF format
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480
4.Has a multi-feed detection
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

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

5.Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480

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

38101.4cm³

6460.15cm³

Best

Planon SlimScan SS100

12.9cm³

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