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Epson Perfection 1660

Epson Perfection 1660
alaScore 75

87 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 87 reviews of Epson Perfection 1660. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Scanners for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Scanners the Epson Perfection 1660 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Epson Perfection 1660


alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 user reviews of Epson Perfection 1660 from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Scanners on

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This summary is based on the products: Epson Perfection 1660 Photo ScannerEpson Perfection 1660 Photo Scanner

May, 2018

Expert review by : Richard Jantz (

Epson Perfection 1660 Photo


USB 2.0 flatbed delivers attractive images fast, and includes a versatile transparency adapter.

USB 2.0 flatbed delivers attractive images fast, and includes a versatile transparency adapter.

Oct, 2002

Expert review by (

Epson Perfection 1660 Photo Flatbed Scanner Reviews


The Epson Perfection 1660 Photo is an extremely fast, high-quality scanner that brings amazing results to a range of advanced applications offering a

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Epson - Perfection 1660 Photo


This is a big, beefy scanner and although it costs more than some of its competitors in this group, it also produces above average results. It sits quite high off the desk and makes a fair ...

Jun, 2003

Consumer review (



Scans photos well

Does not perform as support is inadequate

Aug, 2003

Consumer review (

don't bother


looks good sitting on a desk

install doesn't work, tech support nonexistant

Apr, 2003

Consumer review (

This scanner was ok, before it broke on the 2nd day.


The scanner would have been a good deal for the money.

The scanner worked for a few hours, then was dead.

Apr, 2003

Consumer review (

Works good but is limited to capabilities


Scans great w/pictures and works good w/Windows XP

Software can be better

Jan, 2003

Consumer review (

Epson lies


good sharp scans of reflective materials, ie text, photos

Bundled software doesn't work work on Mac

Jan, 2003

Consumer review (

excellent scanner, software very unsatisfactory


Fast, good pics

saves photos in PSF files and other programs can't open .

Nov, 2002

Consumer review (

im so glad!!


good photos, works with XP

software kinda sux

Nov, 2002

Product Specifications

Speed through the most challenging scanning applications without sacrificing image quality or the bottom line! The EPSON Perfection 1660 PHOTO offers unbelievable value and astonishing 1600 x 3200 dpi resolution. A state-of-the-art color scanner, it features Epson's innovative ColorTrue. II Imaging System and 48-bit color depth for sharp, vivid results. Ideal for scanning photos, text, graphics, slides, or filmstrips, the EPSON Perfection 1660 PHOTO offers easy, automated 4-button scanning. Power-up and scan images to a scan-to-copy utility, Epson's photo-sharing web site and most e-mail software programs. EPSON Smart Panel software offers additional options including Scan to OCR, Scan to File, and more. The EPSON 1660 PHOTO scanner has everything included in the box you need to get started. With a built-in 35mm filmstrip adapter inside the lid, this scanner is the perfect choice, whatever the task at hand. Add the optional 4" x 5" transparency unit for more functionality. A great companion to any EPSON Stylus ink jet printer, this versatile performer offers fast USB 2.0 connectivity for most Windows systems, as well as standard USB connectivity for most Macintosh configurations. It's the perfect fit for any home or business. Offering high-quality digital imaging, unique affordability, and user-friendly performance, the EPSON Perfection 1660 PHOTO is the perfect solution for making duplicates or enlargements from virtually any original.


Energy Star certified: Yes


Scan type:Flatbed Scanner
Scanner Type:Flatbed

Dimensions & Weight


Energy Management

Power consumption (typical):17


Compatibility:Mac / PC
Country Kits:Canada / United States/Italy
Model:1660 Photo
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Epson Perfection

Other Features

Compatibility:Yes, non-machine specific device
Dimensions (WxDxH):10.9 x 17.7 x 4.57
I/O ports:USB
Power Requirements:220-240V, 50/60Hz

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Drivers, ArcSoft PhotoImpression EPSON Smart Panel


Power consumption (typical):17


Color Depth:48-bit color
Document Feeder Type:Manual load
Form Factor:Desktop
Grayscale Depth:16-bit (64K gray levels)
Input Type:Color
Interface Type:Hi-Speed USB/USB
Interface Type (2nd): None
Max H-Optical Resolution:1600dpi
Max Supported Document Size:8.5 in x 11.7 in
Max Supported Media Size:8.5 in x 11.7 in
Max V-Optical Resolution:3200dpi
Media Feeder Type:Manual load
Supported Document Type:Plain paper / Bulk objects (such as books)/Plain paper / Slides / Bulk objects (such as books) / Film/Plain paper / Slides / Film/Transparencies / Plain paper
Supported Media Type:Bulk objects (such as books) / Film / Plain paper / Slides/Bulk objects (such as books) / Plain paper/Film / Plain paper / Slides/Plain paper / Transparencies
Type:Flatbed scanner


Color scanning: Yes
Duplex scanning: No
Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Maximum scan size:8.5 x 11.7

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows 98/2000/Me/XP, Mac OS Classic 8.6 or later
OS Required:Apple MacOS 8.5 / Apple MacOS 9.x / Microsoft Windows 98/ME/2000/XP/Apple MacOS 8.6 or later / Apple MacOS 9.x / Apple MacOS X 10.1.2 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows 98/ME / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional/Apple MacOS 8.6 or later / Apple MacOS 9.x / Microsoft Windows 98/2000/XP / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition

Weight & Dimensions