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HP Scanjet 5590
HP Scanjet 5590
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HP Scanjet 5590 review: 26 facts and highlights

1. maximum scan size

Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.
215.9 x 355.6mm²
Kodak Ngenuity 9125: 318 x 200000mm²

2. Can scan 35 mm film

Film scanners can scan film negatives.
HP Scanjet 5590
21% have it

3. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
HP Scanjet 5590
93% have it

4. 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

5. 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.
HP Scanjet 5590
54% have it

6. ADF simplex scanning speed color

Automatic document feeder or ADF is a feature which takes several pages and feeds the paper one page at a time into a scanner or copier, allowing the user to scan, copy, print, or fax, multiple-page documents without having to manually replace each page.
2pages per minute
Kodak i5800: 210pages per minute

7. power consumption operation

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.
36W
Avision MiWand 2 Pro: 1.2W

8. 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.
HP Scanjet 5590
45% have it

9. weight

5.73kg
Plustek MobileOffice S800: 78g

10. width

488mm
VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP: 22.86mm

11. Has a duplex scanning feature

Duplex scanning means scanning both sides of a page at once.
HP Scanjet 5590
45% have it

12. thickness

340mm
Planon DocuPen X: 0.5mm

13. volume

26879.04cm³
Planon SlimScan SS100: 12.9cm³

14. feeder tray capacity

If you have lots of long documents, a higher capacity might be of interest.
50sheets
Plustek SmartOffice PS406: 4000sheets

15. USB ports

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

16. USB version

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

17. higher optical scan resolution

The highest resolution the scanner can put out without using software to make it bigger. In dots per inch.
2400 x 2400dpi
Canon CanoScan LiDE 700F: 9600 x 9600dpi

18. 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.
HP Scanjet 5590
51% have it

19. height

162mm
Planon DocuPen X: 0.5mm

20. 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.
HP Scanjet 5590
50% have it

21. Allows scanning documents directly into PDF format

HP Scanjet 5590
71% have it

22. 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.
HP Scanjet 5590
34% have it

23. 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).
500pages per day
Kodak Ngenuity 9150: 150000pages per day

24. ADF simplex scanning speed grayscale

Automatic document feeder or ADF is a feature which takes several pages and feeds the paper one page at a time into a scanner or copier, allowing the user to scan, copy, print, or fax, multiple-page documents without having to manually replace each page.
8pages per minute
Kodak i5800: 210pages per minute

25. bit depth color

Bit depth means the number of bits per pixel, so the higher the bit depth, the greater number of colors the system can scan.
48bit
HP Scanjet G4050: 96bit

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