A notch above expectation. Some of the scanners offer optional transparency adapters that can handle larger film formats. Perfection SU, boasts the highest resolution in its class at 1, ppi. You agree to receive updates, alerts and promotions from CBS and that CBS may share information about you with our marketing partners so that they may contact you by email or otherwise about their products or services. In the Pro version of the ScanMaker X12USL, reviewed here, a transparency adapter is built into the lid, so it can cope with photographic originals as well as printed ones. However, if you can access the high-bit data only through the scanner driver, you must do major editing in the driver rather than after the fact in an image editor.
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Microtek’s X12USL is a good choice if you need to scan long documents – Legal or foolscap – or want to connect microtsk two different computers at once. Both Hewlett-Packard scanners were fuzzy in the red channel, producing some red color-fringing along the edge of the knife blade — a more difficult condition to correct than overall softness.
One is intended for general office use, offering quick and scaanmaker ways to scan to e-mail, the Web, faxes, an OCR optical character recognition application, or an image editor, via programmable buttons on the scanner. In jicrotek, the Epson lagged behind the others in terms of sharpness and displayed some color-fringing along high-contrast edges in this case, due to misregistration between the three color channels — about two pixels at 1, ppi.
The Agfa scans sdanmaker so sharp, we suspect the scanner applies some sharpening automatically; they were also noisier than the others, reinforcing that theory. The Epson and Microtek scanners embed the scanner profile in the image, a better approach if you use color-managed applications that recognize embedded profiles.
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ScanJet c and c, and the Microtek ScanMaker all fall into this class. Scanners that do use ColorSync implement it in different ways: A solid 2-in-1 detachable with excellent connectivity. This would do in a pinch for scanning film for the Web or for making small 3-byinch prints, but scanning 35mm film on these machines is clearly a marginal proposition. Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme review: Its bed is mm long — enough to accommodate US Legal-sized paper.
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Microtek ScanMaker X12USL (business edition)
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Astra U feature software control panels for automatic scanning to a variety of destinations. The control is hidden away in one of the Advanced view menu options.
A notch above expectation. Perfection SU, boasts the highest resolution in its class at 1, ppi. However, it uses a slightly fiddly four-window display rather than integrating everything into a single pane.
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But a few of the models we tested do so with almost no intervention, thanks to Apple Computer Inc. The most immediately noticeable aspect of this scanner is its length.
However, if you can access the high-bit data only through the scanner driver, you must do major editing in the driver rather than after the xcanmaker in an image editor. Unusually for a scanner, there are three sockets at the back for connection to your PC.
When we zoomed in on a fine detail of an image — the serrated edge of a knife blade — we saw that the scans from both Agfas were noticeably sharper than the others, followed by those of the Umax and the Microtek ScanMaker X12USL.
The price is good for such a flexible device.
A powerful business laptop with a top-quality 4K screen. A waterproof, rugged walkie-talkie phone. Scan quality is generally good, although our line-art accuracy tests revealed significant noise from the scanner’s optics.
Three of the scanners — the SnapScan e50, the ScanJet c, and the ScanMaker — include a transparency adapter for scanning 35mm slides and negatives, but we were much less impressed by these scans. Eight of the scanners capture 1, pixels lbs inch ppiwhile the ninth, the Epson America Inc. Sophisticated Photoshop users who want to work with high-bit scans — when restoring old prints, for example — will find that the Microtek ScanMaker X12USL delivers very good mixrotek along with the productivity features of the less-expensive scanners.
ScanMaker X12USL and obtained impressive results across the board — at least for reflective scanning. Some of the scanners offer optional transparency adapters that can handle larger film formats.
But technology sometimes progresses much faster than we expect, and flatbed scanners are a case in point. All three scanners are limited by their scanmqker resolution, which allows for an approximately 1,by-1,pixel scan from a 35mm original.