Epson WorkForce DS-7500
Microtek ScanMaker s480
22 facts in comparison
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.
Plustek MobileOffice S800
VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP
Planon DocuPen X
Planon DocuPen X
215.9 x 1016mm²
216 x 297mm²
Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.
Kodak Ngenuity 9125
318 x 200000mm²
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.
Canon CanoScan LiDE 700F
9600 x 9600dpi
Bit depth means the number of bits per pixel, so the higher the bit depth, the greater number of colors the system can scan.
HP Scanjet G4050
Duplex scanning means scanning both sides of a page at once.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.
Synchronize with e-mail feature allows you to send and synchronize documents with your e-mail directly from the device.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Google Drive.
Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Sheet-Fed
The device can save and synchronize documents with SharePoint.
The device can save and synchronize documents with Evernote.
How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
Avision MiWand 2 Pro
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.
Film scanners can scan film negatives.
A special sensor that can detect when two or more pages are stuck together and going through the scanner at the same time.
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.
Planon SlimScan SS100