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Plustek SmartOffice PS286Plus Document Scanner with 50 Page Automatic Document Feeder, USB Interface, for Windows

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About the Plustek PS286Plus

The Plustek SmartOffice PS286 Plus workgroup class document scanner is designed with the image quality, paper handling and reliability required by the most demanding business users but at a price point attractive to home and SOHO users. The small size and footprint of the SmartOffice PS286 Plus make it appropriate for office, front desk or portable scanning tasks. The 50 page Automatic Document feeder and 1500 page per day duty cycle tell you this scanner is built to scan documents in any application requiring frequent document and rigid card scanning.

The SmartOffice PS286 Plus is designed to scan business documents up to 14" long and rigid cards, such as ID cards and drivers licenses, up to 1.2mm thick, without operator adjustments. A3 sized documents can also be scanned using the A3 scan mode and included A3 protection jacket. Mixed batches of documents can be scanned without sorting thanks to the class leading paper handling and image processing. Single Touch buttons automate up to 9 different scanning jobs including: scan to searchable PDF, save to folder on your network or your computer, scan to email, scan to an application, scan to printer.

Built in image processing insures the highest image quality, reduces rescans and increases OCR accuracy. The included software productivity suite featuring ABBYY FineReader Sprint, allows you to easily create and manage searchable PDFs. Industry standard TWAIN drivers combined with TIF, JPG, PDF and Microsoft Office file formats ensure compatibility with thousands of scanning and imaging programs.

Plustek PS286Plus Includes

  • Plustek SmartOffice PS286Plus Document Scanner
  • USB Cable
  • AC Adapter
  • ADF Stacker
  • Quick Guide
  • Setup/Application CD-ROM
  • Calibrate Sheet
  • Memo Sticker
  • Protection Sheet
  • Software Package
  • Plustek Warranty

Plustek PS286Plus Features

  • Create searchable PDFs, scan to e-mail, scan to FTP, OCR, BCR, copy, or file documents by simply pressing a button. Nine different scanning jobs or functions can be easily setup to meet your scanning needs. Searchable PDF, JPG, multi page TIFF, RTF, XLS file formats are supported
  • The SmartOffice PS286 is bundled with a suite of document management and scanning applications that allow you to be productive right out of the box. In addition to searchable PDF, the SmartOffice PS286 can create all popular image file formats and editable Microsoft Office files
  • Industry standard TWAIN and WIA drivers ensure compatibility with thousands of image enabled applications
  • Business cards can be scanned 20 sheets at a time in portrait position. Plastic cards can be scanned one at a time in landscape position
  • When scanning various sized documents at one time, smaller sized documents are often scanned at the wrong size. The Auto Crop function can automatically identify the dimensions of the image and crop around the edges
  • The Auto Deskew function helps automatically straighten the skewed image after auto cropping is finished
  • Three Color Dropout modes allow you to remove a color channel such as red, green or blue while scanning
  • For example, if the original document contains blue text or a blue stamp (e.g., a bill or invoice) and you want to discard it from the image, you may select Blue Channel from the drop-down list box and the blue will not be visible
  • The blank page removal feature automatically removes blank pages after document scanning
  • Automatic Thresholding eliminates the need to manually adjust contrast and threshold for each page. This feature automatically adjusts for darker or lighter areas on a document when scanning in black and white
  • The PS286 comes with a software bundle designed to make your scanning experience easy, productive and creative. The bundle includes Plustek DocAction utility for configuring customized settings
  • Plustek DI Capture, image capture and management software, ABBYY FineReader 6.0 Sprint Plus which comes with a simple user interface and supports recognition of up to 177 languages. It allows you to create Microsoft Word, Excel, TXT and HTML files
  • he Hotcard BizCard Finder 3.0 supports batch scanning, customization of categories, a calendar reminding function, slide show creation, database backup and more
  • Also included are NewSoft Presto! PageManager 7.10, a powerful document management software for Optical Character Recognition/OCR and PDF creation and NewSoft Presto! ImageFolio 4.5, a comprehensive multimedia image processing program

Plustek PS286Plus Specifications

Optical Resolution 600 dpi
Max. Hardware Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
Technology Color Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
ADF Capacity 50 sheets (A4/Letter, 70 g/m or 18 lb.), Max. thickness under 5mm (0.2")
2. 20 sheets (Business Cards)
Plastic Card, Max. thickness under 1.2 mm
ADF Scanning Speed 8 ppm/8 ipm (200 dpi, color mode, A4 Portrait)
25 ppm/25 ipm (200 dpi, grayscale mode, A4 Portrait)
25 ppm/25 ipm (200 dpi, B/W mode, A4 Portrait)
Scan Area (W x L) Max. 216 x 356 mm (8.5" x 14")
Min. 13.2 x 13.2 mm (0.52" x 0.52")
Acceptable Paper Sizes (W x L) Max. 220 x 356 mm (8.66" x 14")
Min. 50.8 x 50.8 mm (2" x 2")
Acceptable Paper Weight for ADF 50 to 105 g/m (14 to 28 lb.)
Daily Duty Scan (Sheets) 1500
Roller Lifetime (Scans) 100000 (Customer replaceable)
Pad Lifetime (Scans) 20000 (Customer replaceable)
Power Adapter 24Vdc, 0.75 A
Interface USB 2.0 High Speed
9 Function Keys Scan, Copy, OCR, File, E-mail, Scan, Copy, BCR, File
Protocols TWAIN Compliant
System Requirements IBM Compatible PC, with Pentium III 1G or faster CPU
CD-ROM Driver
One available USB Port
256 MB RAM (512 MB or higher recommended)
800 MB free HDD space (1 GB or larger recommended)
High Color graphic card (VGA or higher)
Windows XP, 2000, Vista, 7 ,Windows 8
Physical Dimensions (W x D x H) 263 x 127.5 x 148 mm (10.36" x 5.02" x 5.83")
Weight 1.66 Kgs (3.66 lb.)
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