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Community Level 2ruthpern


Good quality for the Price

AdvantagesPowered from the USB cable

DisadvantagesFax option, but no sheet feeder

"...E-Mail, Fax and Copy) Sound effects The Packard Bell Diamond 1200 Plus scanners, comes with two CDs (one with the driver, FineReader and games, the other with PhotoExpress), the user guide, two addendums to the user guide and two setup guides (one for the PC and the other for the Mac). The user manual is about 50 pages, but is in a number of languages so there are only 5 pages for each language. I personal think this a waste of paper and companies ..." Read review

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Community Level 3Maniac1701d


Is it a diamond?

AdvantagesCheap, quiet, Ok if you don't want great scans

Disadvantageslow resolution

"..I'd say no really but for the price I can't complain. I was in Dixons with my sister who was wanting to buy a printer but as usual I was unable to go in the shop without buying something. I saw this scanner and decided for £24.99 it had to be a good buy if only for scanning old photos and things at home. I got it home and opened the box. What was in the box? *~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~*~* The scanner, instruction manual and CDs. The CDs ..." Read review

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Community Level 1Ninja-Wilko


The Diamond

AdvantagesEasy to Install, Fast, Affordable, Durable

DisadvantagesResolution might let you down...?

"Now I've this kind of scanner for a while now, and I find it's really helpful for when I've got to copy stuff copy stuff for other people and I find it's really good for getting the job done. The 'Diamond' is one of the most simple to set up, just plug in the USB cable and install the software. Bing Bang your done. The software menu can get a little confusing at time but you get used to it real quick. One tip tough - READ THE MANUAL !!! it's quite ..." Read review

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