HP ScanJet G4050 Photo Scanner

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HP ScanJet G4050 Photo Scanner

Capture colours that are 40% more accurate[p1] than other scanners with HP's innovative, 6-colour, 96-bit photo scanning (6-colour scanning also avail...

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“Great Scanner”

published 11/03/2007

Pro good quality scanning

Cons software is rubbish, can take for ever to scan an...

I bought myself this to scan various things (old photos, documents and some sheet music) and this does the job pretty well. It was a bit on the expensive side but I needed something that would give me good quality and I could trust that it would work well so I went for HP as they are well known...

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Product Information : HP ScanJet G4050 Photo Scanner

Manufacturer's product description

Capture colours that are 40% more accurate[p1] than other scanners with HP's innovative, 6-colour, 96-bit photo scanning (6-colour scanning also available for slides, film and negatives on G4050 model). Scan slides and negatives and capture high-definition detail too with 4800 x 9600-dpi hardware resolution[p2]. Scan multiple 10 x 15 cm photos, 35 mm slides or negative frames at the same time (G4050 also accepts medium/large format film frames), and save as separate files. [p1] Compared to in-class scanners, colour accuracy testing by Image Engineering, December 2006. For detailed results and a list of tested scanners, go to http://digitalkamera.imageengineering.de/index.php/Publications [p2] Maximum resolution may be affected by PC system factors.

Product Details

Product Description: HP ScanJet G4050 Photo Scanner - flatbed scanner

Device Type: Flatbed scanner - desktop

Interface Type: USB 2.0

Scan Element Type: CCD

Max Supported Document Size: 216 x 311 mm

Input Type: Colour

Grayscale / Color Depth: 8-bit (256 grey levels) / 96-bit colour

Optical Resolution: 4800 dpi x 9600 dpi

Max Document Size: 216 mm x 311 mm

Supported Document Type: Plain paper, slides, bulk objects (such as books), film

Document Feeder Type: Manual load

Power: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )

System Requirements: Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Apple MacOS X 10.3.9, Apple MacOS X 10.4 or later

Microsoft Certification: Certified for Windows Vista

Dimensions (WxDxH): 30.3 cm x 50.8 cm x 10.8 cm

Weight: 5.3 kg

Environmental Standards: ENERGY STAR Qualified

Localisation: Danish, Norwegian, Finnish, Swedish / Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden

Manufacturer Warranty: 1 year warranty

General

MPN: L1957A#B1P, L1957A#UUW, L1957A, L1957A#1BP, L1957A#BA0, L1957A#B19, L1957A#ABU, L1957A#ABY

Type: Flatbed scanner - desktop

Interface Type: USB 2.0

Max Supported Document Size: 216 x 311 mm

Localisation: Danish, Norwegian, Finnish, Swedish / Denmark, Finland, Norway, Sweden

Scanner

Input Type: Colour

Grayscale Depth: 8-bit (256 grey levels)

Colour Depth: 96-bit colour

Optical Resolution: 4800 dpi x 9600 dpi

Scan Element Type: CCD

Control Panel Buttons Functions: Scan, copy, Scan film, Scan-to-PDF

Scanner Speed Details: 29 sec/scan - photo - colour - 10x15cm ¦ 25 sec/scan - OCR - A4 ¦ 35 sec/scan - film (positives) - 35mm ¦ 45 sec/scan - film (negatives) - 35mm ¦ 8.5 sec/scan - preview

Compliant Standards: TWAIN

Scanner Features: HP Real Life Technologies

Media Handling

Max Document Size: 216 mm x 311 mm

Supported Document Type: Plain paper, slides, bulk objects (such as books), film

Document Feeder Type: Manual load

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces: USB 2.0, USB 2.0 - Type B

Miscellaneous

Included Accessories: Transparency adaptor, film holder

Cables Included: 1 x USB cable

Certified for Windows Vista: Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Compliant Standards: UL, BSMI, GOST, cUL, CCC, MIC, FCC, IEC 60950-1, ACA

Environmental Standards

EPEAT Compliant: EPEAT Bronze

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes

Power

Power Device: External power adapter

Voltage Required: AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )

Power Consumption Operational ( Standby ): 25 Watt

Software / System Requirements

Software Included: Drivers & Utilities

OS Required: Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Apple MacOS X 10.3.9, Apple MacOS X 10.4 or later

System Requirements Details: MacOS X 10.3.9 or later - PowerPC G3 - RAM 128 MB - HD 250 MB ( USB ) ¦ Windows 2000/XP - Pentium II - 233 MHz - RAM 128 MB - HD 500 MB ( USB )

Peripheral / Interface Devices: CD-ROM, USB port

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 30.3 cm

Depth: 50.8 cm

Height: 10.8 cm

Weight: 5.3 kg

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 10 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 35 °C

Humidity Range Operating: 0 - 90%

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support Details: Limited warranty - 1 year

Service & Support: 1 year warranty

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