Plustek SmartOffice PS456U Scanner

Plustek SmartOffice PS456U Scanner

Plustek SmartOffice PS456U Scanner

B&H # PLSOPS456US MFR # 783064425667
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Expected availability: 7-10 business days

Product Highlights

  • 600 x 600 dpi Resolution
  • Automatic Document Feeder: 100 Sheets
  • 80 ppm/160 ipm Grayscale Mode at 300 dpi
  • 45 ppm/90 ipm Color Mode at 200 dpi
  • Maximum Scan Size: 8.5 x 98"
  • Daily Duty Cycle: 8,000 Scans
  • Lifetime: 300,000 Scans
  • Standard TWAIN and WIA Drivers
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Plustek PS456U overview

  • 1Description

The Plustek SmartOffice PS456U Scanner provides batch scanning at speeds of up to 80 pages per minute, or 160 images per minute in grayscale mode at 300 dpi. It features an optical resolution of 600 dpi and can hold up to 100 sheets of A4/letter-sized paper in its automatic document feeder. This makes it a suitable solution for those needing a fast batch scanner.

The PS456U offers the ability to handle a variety of document types at once. It can automatically determine paper size and thickness, allowing for scanning of cards and documents up to 8.5 x 98" without having to adjust your settings. Additionally, it utilizes an ultrasonic sensor to detect double feeding during scanning. This ensures accuracy while scanning large volumes of documents. This feature can be turned off for scanning documents with labels and notes attached.

Reliability comes with a daily duty cycle of 8,000 sheets. This combined with a rated lifetime of 300,000 scans allows for intensive usage every day for many different jobs. It also features standard TWAIN and WIA drivers for increased software compatibilities. The scanner also has the ability to program 9 different functions for quick access to commonly used setting.

The scanner additionally features a power saving sleep mode. It can be woken up simply by placing documents in the sheet feeder for automatic detection. The PS456U comes with a USB 2.0 cable, AC adapter with power cable, setup CD-ROM, calibration sheet, cleaning cloth, pad module, and a feed chute.

Scanner Features

File Types
Can save scans as searchable PDFs, JPEGs, TIFFs, Word documents, and Excel spreadsheets
Auto Threshold
Converts scans into a binary black and white image
Auto Rotate
Automatically rotates document based on the contents
Auto Crop & Deskew
Automatically straightens and crops the documents
Auto Mode
Detects document color and determines between color, grayscale, and black & white scanning modes
Multi-Image Output
Scans and saves documents in 2 or 3 color modes simultaneously
Color Dropout
Removes red, green, or blue color when scanning forms
Blank Page Removal
Automatically removes blank pages without manual editing

Included Software

Barcode Reader Library
Reads and extracts data from numerous 1D/2D barcodes including EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E, ITF-14, ITF-16, 128, NW-7, PDF417, Datamatrix, and QR code. It also allows for auto-searching and exporting of barcode date to TXT, XML, and CSV formats
Check Reader Library
Recognizes and extracts MICR E13B and CMC7 font data from scanned checks and outputs information in XML, TXT, or CSV files and images in TIF, JPG, or BMP
ID Card Scanning Library
Scans ID cards and extracts data to XML, TXT, or CSV files while saving the card image as a JPG, TIF, or BMP
Plustek DocAction
Button utility to simplify document scanning which enables you to specify your personalized scanning configuration settings and scan documents with the touch of a button. Scanned documents are automatically sent directly to Printer, Email, Folder, FTP, or other document or imaging applications. DocAction saves scanned documents in JPEG, TIFF, and PDF formats
ABBYY FineReader 9.0 Sprint
Optical Character Recognition software for converting scans and PDF files into searchable and editable documents with recognition for up to 183 languages
Plustek DI Express 6
Optical Character Recognition software for Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, and Korean with automatic image processing functions like Color Dropout, Threshold, and Rotation. It can use images or PDF documents and converts them to TXT, RTF, Searchable PDFs, XLS formats, and editable text
NewSoft Presto! PageManager 9 SE
Front-end page client that allows you to handle your documents with features including capturing, previewing, converting, and delivering all your paper and electronic documents to a designated location, even including cloud services. It uses an embedded OCR feature to convert files to searchable PDFs as well as RTF, HTML, or Text. Additionally, this allows for the creation of PDF formats and the merging or splitting of documents
NewSoft Presto! BizCard 6
Contact management system that helps you scan business cards, edit business cards, and then synchronize the contacts to various management applications. This works with Smart Field Identification Technology to automatically sort the data, categorize contacts, and then you can sync information with Google Contacts, Salesforce, and other tools
Plustek PDF Tool
Allows the combination or splitting of PDF files
Plustek DocuSorter
Scan and sort large amounts of documents by using barcodes
Plustek TIFF Tool
Allows for the combination or separation of TIFF files into pages
Plustek ScanToCloud
Supports uploading scanned files and images with FTP servers, Google Docs, Microsoft SharePoint, Box, Dropbox, and Twitter
UPC: 783064425667
In the Box
Plustek SmartOffice PS456U Scanner
  • USB 2.0 Cable
  • AC Adapter
  • Power Cable
  • Setup CD-ROM
  • Calibration Sheet
  • Memo Label
  • Cleaning Cloth
  • 2 x Pad Module
  • Feed Roller
  • Paper Chute
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

    Plustek PS456U specs

    Maximum dpi Resolution 600 dpi
    Duplex Speed 90 ipm (Color)
    160 ipm (Grayscale)
    Simplex Speed 45 ppm (Color)
    80 ppm (Grayscale)
    Maximum Document Width 8.5" / 21.6 cm
    Maximum Document Length 98.4" / 249.9 cm
    Document Feeding ADF
    Connectivity USB 2.0
    Paper Weight 10 to 58 lb
    Operating System Compatibility Windows
    Light Source LED
    Control Panel 4 Buttons
    Duty Cycle 8000 Scans
    Maximum Sheet Capacity 100
    Environmental Compliance ENERGY STAR
    DC Input Power 24 VDC
    Dimensions 12.6 x 9.1 x 9.0" / 31.9 x 23.1 x 22.8 cm
    Weight 6.0 lb / 2.7 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 9.25 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.8 x 11.0 x 7.0"

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