86points

Microtek ScanMaker i460

56points

Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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Microtek ScanMaker i460 vs Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
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Why is Microtek ScanMaker i460 better than Plustek SmartOffice PS283?

  • Can scan 35 mm film
  • Can synchronize documents with Dropbox
  • Can synchronize documents with Google Drive
  • Is a flatbed scanner
  • 94mm shorter
    54mmvs148mm

Why is Plustek SmartOffice PS283 better than Microtek ScanMaker i460?

  • 22.09% bigger documents can be scanned
    220 x 356mm²vs216 x 297mm²
  • Can synchronize documents directly to network
  • Has an Auto Scan Mode
  • Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
  • Has a Skip Blank Page function
  • Is a card scanner
  • 480g lighter
    1.66kgvs2140g
  • 16mm narrower
    263mmvs279mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.Is a flatbed scanner
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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

2.14kg

1.66kg

Best

Plustek MobileOffice S800

78g

3.width

279mm

263mm

Best

VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP

22.86mm

4.thickness

444mm

127.5mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

5.Is a card scanner
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Can scan your business cards and organize it into a digital file.

6.height

54mm

148mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

Scan quality

1.maximum scan size

216 x 297mm²

220 x 356mm²

Maximum scan size shows maximum dimensions of the scanned document.

Best

Kodak Ngenuity 9125

318 x 200000mm²

2. higher optical scan resolution

4800 x 9600dpi

600 x 600dpi

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

Scan speed

1.Has a Skip Blank Page function
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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.

Connectivity

1.Can synchronize documents with Dropbox
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.

2.Can synchronize your documents directly with an e-mail
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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

3.Can synchronize documents directly to network
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

The device can save and synchronize documents with internal network.

4.USB ports

1

1

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

HP Scanjet Enterprise 7000nx

4

5.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Sheet-Fed

3

6.Can synchronize documents with Google Drive
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

The device can save and synchronize documents with Google Drive.

Features

1.Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

Film scanners can scan film negatives.

3.Scans documents to PDF
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283
4.Has an Auto Scan Mode
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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.

5.Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
Microtek ScanMaker i460
Plustek SmartOffice PS283

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.

Miscellaneous

1.volume

6689.3cm³

4962.81cm³

Best

Planon SlimScan SS100

12.9cm³

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