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Microtek ScanMaker s480

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Microtek ScanMaker s480 review: specs and price

Microtek ScanMaker s480
Microtek ScanMaker s480
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Why is Microtek ScanMaker s480 better than the average?

  • higher optical scan resolution
    4800 x 9600dpivs1537668.63dpi
  • Power consumption operation
    8.3W vs38.01W
  • Volume
    6460.15cm³vs55421.75cm³
  • Width
    248mmvs342.38mm
  • Weight
    2.45kgvs7.35kg
  • Height
    57mmvs161.87mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.Is a flatbed scanner
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.width

248mm

Best

VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP

22.86mm

3.weight

2.45kg

Best

Plustek MobileOffice S800

78g

4.thickness

457mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

5.height

57mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

Scan quality

1.maximum scan size

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

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

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

Connectivity

1.Can synchronize documents with Dropbox
Microtek ScanMaker s480

The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.

2.Can synchronize your documents directly with an e-mail
Microtek ScanMaker s480

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

3.USB version

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Sheet-Fed

3

4.USB ports

1

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

Best

HP Scanjet Enterprise 7000nx

4

5.Can synchronize documents with Google Drive
Microtek ScanMaker s480

The device can save and synchronize documents with Google Drive.

Power

1.power consumption operation

8.3W

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

Best

Avision MiWand 2 Pro

1.2W

Features

1.Can scan 35 mm film
Microtek ScanMaker s480

Film scanners can scan film negatives.

2.Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
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.

3.Allows scanning documents directly into PDF format
Microtek ScanMaker s480

Miscellaneous

1.volume

6460.15cm³

Best

Planon SlimScan SS100

12.9cm³

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