95points

Microtek ScanMaker s480

29points

Panasonic KV-S1046C

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Microtek ScanMaker s480 vs Panasonic KV-S1046C

Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C
95
points
29
points

Why is Microtek ScanMaker s480 better than Panasonic KV-S1046C?

  • Can scan 35 mm film
  • Allows scanning documents directly into PDF format
  • Can synchronize documents with Dropbox
  • Can synchronize your documents directly with an e-mail
  • Can synchronize documents with Google Drive
  • 16.7W lower power consumption on operation
    8.3W vs25W
  • Is a flatbed scanner
  • 1.54kg lighter
    2.45kgvs3991.61g

Why is Panasonic KV-S1046C better than Microtek ScanMaker s480?

  • 8.55x bigger documents can be scanned
    215.9 x 2540mm²vs216 x 297mm²
  • Has an Auto Scan Mode
  • Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
  • Has a multi-feed detection
  • Has a duplex scanning feature
  • Has a Skip Blank Page function
  • 248.72mm thinner
    208.28mmvs457mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.Is a flatbed scanner
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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

2.45kg

3.99kg

Best

Plustek MobileOffice S800

78g

3.width

248mm

317.5mm

Best

VuPoint Solutions PDSBT-ST43-VP

22.86mm

4.thickness

457mm

208.28mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

5.height

57mm

236.22mm

Best

Planon DocuPen X

0.5mm

Scan quality

1.maximum scan size

216 x 297mm²

215.9 x 2540mm²

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 duplex scanning feature
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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

2.Has a Skip Blank Page function
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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 s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

The device can save and synchronize documents with Dropbox.

2.Can synchronize your documents directly with an e-mail
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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

Power

1.power consumption operation

8.3W

25W

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
Panasonic KV-S1046C

Film scanners can scan film negatives.

2.Has an Optical Character Recognition (OCR)
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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
Panasonic KV-S1046C
4.Has an Auto Scan Mode
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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 a multi-feed detection
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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

6.Has an Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
Microtek ScanMaker s480
Panasonic KV-S1046C

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

6460.15cm³

15620.97cm³

Best

Planon SlimScan SS100

12.9cm³

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