The Plustek SmartOffice PS286 Plus is a compact desktop document scanner designed for efficient document management in small to medium-sized offices. It offers a range of features to help users digitize and manage their documents effectively. Here are some key features and specifications of the Plustek SmartOffice PS286 Plus:
Duplex Scanning: This scanner supports duplex scanning, allowing it to scan both sides of a document simultaneously. This feature is especially useful for scanning double-sided documents and helps save time.
Scanning Speed: The PS286 Plus offers a decent scanning speed, typically scanning around 25 pages per minute (ppm) in simplex mode and 50 images per minute (ipm) in duplex mode. The actual speed may vary depending on settings and document complexity.
ADF (Automatic Document Feeder): It comes with an ADF with a capacity of up to 50 sheets, which enables users to batch scan multiple documents without manually feeding each page.
Scan Resolution: The scanner supports optical resolutions of up to 600 dpi (dots per inch), allowing for high-quality scans suitable for various document types.
Document Size: The PS286 Plus can handle a wide range of document sizes, from business cards and receipts to legal-sized documents.
Connectivity: It typically connects to a computer via USB, making it easy to set up and use with most desktop or laptop computers.
Software: Plustek often includes document management software with its scanners, which can include features like OCR (Optical Character Recognition) to convert scanned text into editable digital text, as well as various scanning settings and image enhancement tools.
Compatibility: It is compatible with various operating systems, including Windows and possibly some macOS versions.
Energy-Efficient: Many Plustek scanners are designed to be energy-efficient, which is essential for office environments.
TWAIN and ISIS Support: It typically supports TWAIN and ISIS drivers, which are standard interfaces for connecting scanners to software applications.
- Color Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
- 600 x 600 dpi
- 25 ppm (200 dpi, Grayscale mode, A4 Portrait)
- 25 ppm (200 dpi, B&W mode, A4 Portrait)
- 8 ppm/8 ipm (200 dpi, color mode, A4 Portrait)
- Document Sizes
- Paper Sizes:
- Max. 220 x 356 mm (8.66" x 14") (W x L)
- Min. 50.8 x 50.8 mm (2" x 2") (W x L)
- ADF Capacity:
- 50 sheets (A4/Letter, 70 g/m2 or 18 lb.), Max. thickness under 5mm (0.2") 20 sheets (Business Cards) Plastic Card, Max. thickness under 1.2 mm.
- USB 2.0 Interface
- Operating System Microsoft Windows XP, Me, 98, 2000, Vista
- System Requirements
- IBM Compatible PC, with Pentium IV 2.0 GHz processor (Pentium IV 3.0 GHz processor recommended) / CD-ROM Driver / One available USB Port (USB 2.0 recommended) / 1GB RAM 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.
- Power Consumption
- 24 Vdc, 0.75 A
- Dimensions 263 x 127.5 x 148 mm