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Epson Perfection V300 photo scanner

Mark Peters
Photokina report
Monday 25th, August 2008
Posted by: Mark Peters

Continuing its commitment to photo enthusiasts and advanced amateurs, Epson America announced the Epson Perfection V300 Photo scanner, the latest consumer scanner in Epsonís award-winning line-up. Featuring 4800 dpi optical resolution for only $99.99, this versatile scanner offers outstanding all-around features for everyday scanning needs - from photos and slides to negatives and documents to 3D objects using the high-rise, 180-degree lid.

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HP Scanjet N6010 Sheet-feed Scanner

Posted by: Mark Peters Monday 18th, September 2006

HP introduced the HP Scanjet N6010 Document Sheet-feed Scanner, a general office solution featuring a compact design and rapid single-pass duplex color document scanning for under $500. With versatile features and easy-to-use software, the HP Scanjet N6010 allows users to scan, capture and share documents with exceptional results. HP Scanjets have a one-year limited warranty and are backed by HP Total Care, HPís award-winning service and support program. HP Total Care delivers advice, learning and support in and out of warranty 24 hours a day, every day of the year. The HP Scanjet N6010 Document Sheet-feed Scanner will be available in October 2006 for an estimated U.S. street price of $499.

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Plustek ADF PL7000 Scanner

Posted by: Mark Peters Tuesday 29th, August 2006

Plustek a manufacturer of consumer, prosumer and professional imaging devices, announces an industry breakthrough with the launch of their ADF PL7000 Auto Sheetfed Document Scanner. An extension to their popular Smart Office line, the PL7000 breaks the "speed barrier" by delivering up to 70 pages per minute of self-fed document scanning. Ideal for small office/home office (SOHO) users or the heavy corporate user (such as hospitals, law firms, CPA firms, banks and other financial institutions) this new document scanner is designed to provide maximum utility with minimum effort.

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Canon CanoScan LiDE 600F Scanner

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Friday 25th, August 2006

Canon announces the launch of a new LIDE scanner; the CanoScan LiDE 600F. Replacing the CanoScan LiDE 500F, the scanner offers increased resolution - the CanoScan LiDE 600F is the first CIS (Contact Image Sensor) scanner capable of scanning at 4800 dpi. The new LiDE scanner expresses the compact style of the LIDE design sensibility, and features a stand for vertical scanning. The stand is integrated in the CanoScan LiDE 600F, which boasts an advanced three-way design and offers Drop-in vertical scanning.

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Canon CanoScan LiDE 70 Scanner

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Friday 25th, August 2006

Canon announces the launch of a new LIDE scanner; the CanoScan LiDE 70F. Replacing the CanoScan LiDE 60, the scanner offers increased resolution. The CanoScan LiDE 70 features 2400 x 4800dpi resolution to capture a high level of photographic detail, and enhances the LIDE line-up so that it offers a complete choice of resolutions. The new LiDE scanner expresses the compact style of the LIDE design sensibility, and features a stand for vertical scanning.

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Canon LiDE 600F scanner

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Monday 31st, July 2006

With the digital age in full swing, now is the time to digitally archive those shoeboxes full of old photos and personal files that are bursting at the seams. The scanning solution fit most budgets and lifestyles. The new Canon LiDE 600F Color Image Scanner offers the latest in design, ease of use and affordability. Digitizing photos, slides, negatives, and important documents is easier than ever before with the newest features on the Canon scanner. The Canon LiDE 600F scans photos at a maximum of 4800 x 9600 dpi optical resolution for clear and sharp images.

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Although the market for scanners is decreasing rapidly, there is still a demand for scanners and scan solutions. The design of modern consumer scanners has become stylish with small dimensions. A strategy of the manufacturer to claim that last bit of space from of todayís consumer desk. The thing is, if you do not have a scanner you often donít miss it at all and if a scan is needed you just pick your digital camera and make one. Those of the consumer who actually own a scanner are often glad they have one at home. It gives them freedom to create new photo books filled up with scans of Ďoldí printed photos or even slides left alone in an old box. Home office scanners and professional scanners are still being used but suffer also by a loss of growth in sales numbers. The World of Imaging event Photokina 2010 will showcase the latest scanners.

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