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Canon DR M160

Canon DR M160
alaScore 95

18 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 reviews of Canon DR M160. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Scanners for all reviews. People really like the design, but there are some less positive views about the reliability and price.

design

price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Scanners the Canon DR M160 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon DR M160

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Canon DR M160 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Scanners on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Nov, 2017

Expert review by: William Harrel (pcmag.com)

Canon imageFormula DR-M160II

 

Have lots of documents to scan in a hurry? The Canon imageFormula DR-M160II is speedy at two-sided scanning and saving to searchable PDF format.

Scans quickly. Very fast text recognition when scanning to searchable PDF files. Includes terrific PDF creation and editing software.

In testing, paper occasionally jammed when scanning in simplex mode. Lacks bundled document management and business card archiving software.

Overall, the Canon imageFormula DR-M160II did well on our tests, except for a couple of paper jams when scanning in simplex mode. Otherwise, it scanned accurately and the software did a terrific job of converting scans to searchable text, even though...

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: (pcmag.com)

Canon imageFormula DR-M160 Document Scanner

 

The Canon imageFormula DR-M160 scanner is a compact document imaging solution suitable for a variety of office environments. According to Canon, the DR-M160 scanner provides the basis for effective and efficient records management and paperwork...

Expert review by: Robin Morris (techadvisor.co.uk)

Canon DR-M160 review

 

Resembling a small grey printer, the Canon DR-M160 doesn't perhaps look like a high-calibre document scanner costing close to £950. Look closer, however, and you see a design that improves considerably on that of Canon's much cheaper DR-C125.

The Canon DR-M160 comes with a relatively high price tag. And while it is a step up on the DR-C125, it may not offer enough of an improvement to justify the extra expense. The paper feed capacity isn't especially high, and that's a shame, since the...

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: Khidr Suleman (v3.co.uk)

Canon DR-M160 scanner review

 

The advent of all-in-one printers has seen a fall in demand for scanner-only devices, and you'd be forgiven for overlooking specialist models such as the Canon DR-M160.

Batch scanning, fast, durable, high quality images

Resource-hungry software, no Mac support

A high quality scanner that can handle batch input and is suitable for businesses that run daily scanning jobs. The DRM160 comes with heavy duty replaceable rollers to extend its life, but is let down by resource hungry software.

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: Kath (officedepot.com)

CANON MISSES THE MARK AGAIN!

 

Pricey/Poor Value

Oct, 2014

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:RoHS
Energy Star certified: Yes
RoHS compliance: Yes

Design

Built-in display:N
Color of product:Black / Black, Grey / Grey
Scan type:ADF + Manual feed scanner / ADF scanner / Flatbed Scanner
Scanner Type:ADF / ADF + Manual feed / Flatbed

Energy Management

Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:100-240
Power consumption (off):0.5
Power consumption (PowerSave):1.8
Power consumption (standby):1.8
Power consumption (typical):27
Power supply type:AC

Input Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:60
Standard input capacity:60

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 32.5
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 32.5

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Canon CaptureOnTouch\nCapturePerfect\nNuance eCopyPDF Pro Office\nKofax VRS AIPE / CapturePerfect\nCaptureOnTouch\neCopy PDF Pro Office\nKofax VRS (with AIPE)\nPlug-in: EMC Captiva Cloud Runtime Controls
Drivers included: Yes

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4

Performance

Daily duty cycle (max):7000
Light Source:RGB LED
Scan drivers:ISIS, TWAIN
Sensor Type:CMOS / CMOS CIS

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:USB 2.0

Power

Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:100-240
Power consumption (off):0.5
Power consumption (PowerSave):1.8
Power consumption (standby):1.8
Power consumption (typical):27
Power supply type:AC

Scanning

ADF scan speed (b/w, A4):60
ADF scan speed (color, A4):60
ADF scan speed (colour, A4):60
Black/white scanning color modes:Grayscale / Grayscale, Monochrome
Color scanning: Yes
Duplex ADF scan speed (b/w, A4):1020 / 120
Duplex ADF scan speed (color, A4):120
Duplex ADF scan speed (colour, A4):120
Duplex scanning: Yes
Film scanning: No
Gray scale levels:256 / 8
Input color depth:24
Input colour depth:24
Maximum scan size:11 x 17 / 8.5 x 118.1 / 8.5 x 14
Optical scanning resolution:600 x 600
Output color depth:24
Output colour depth:24
Output grayscale depth:8

System Requirements

Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks / Yes
USB required: Yes
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Enterprise x64, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro x64, Windows 8 x64, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 8.1 x64 / Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64 / Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:23.9 / 25.2 / 9.76
Height:11 / 13.6 / 14.4
Weight:7.05
Width:11 / 9.09