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Epson Perfection 2450

Epson Perfection 2450
alaScore 77

60 reviews

Aug, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 reviews of Epson Perfection 2450. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Epson Perfection 2450 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 60 reviews)

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Expert review by : Richard Jantz (

Epson Perfection 2450 Photo


A dual-format scanner well suited for serious photographers.

Nov, 2001

Expert review by (

Epson Perfection 2450 Photo


If your budget is closer to $400, you can get a scanner with a built-in transparency unit: the Epson Perfection 2450 Photo. Simply by removing a pad on the underside of the lid, you can read negatives, slides, and other transparencies. Epson even...

Expert review by : Keith (

Epson Perfection 2450 Photo/Film Scanner


EISA Award - Best Product

Expert review by : EISA (



Epson's Perfection 2450 Photo is remarkable for offering not one but two fast data connections: Firewire and USB 2.0. At the same time, it's top of the class for scan sharpness, and extremely user friendly. Great features include an automatic cropping...

Jun, 2002

Expert review by (

Epson Perfection 2450 Photo


The 2450’s scanning software Epson Smart Panel, which makes most scanning tasks a no-brainer – except for Scan To OCR, which keeps popping-up resolution and colour warnings that beginners are unlikely to understand. Another disappointment is the lack...

Feb, 2002

Expert review by (

Epson Perfection 2450 Photo


The Epson 2450 Photo is one of the more interesting A4 flatbed scanners currently available. Epson have aimed it at professionals and enthusiasts and it has quite an impressive specification. It boasts high image quality with fast scanning times and...

Jan, 2002

Expert review by : Iain Laskey (

Review: Epson Perfection 2450 Photo


Iain Laskey looks at an ideal scanner for the photographer

Scan quality, transparency handling, connectivity, looks


At between £260 and £300 this isn't a cheap scanner. However, the quality easily justifies the price and Epson are to be commended on creating such a top notch product at this price point. The unit looks good, too, with the high speed interface options...

Consumer review (

Excellent Product


Great scan quality for both text and photos. Easy install.

None that I can think of.

May, 2003

Consumer review (

Excellent Scanner, but not without its flaw.


Excellent scan quality for photos, text, magazines, and negs

Doesn't support USB 2.0 as advertised.

Mar, 2003

Consumer review (

epson 2450


Works great.Just finished over 2000 slides

website is lousy,no user interaction at all

Feb, 2003

Product Specifications

The Perfection 2450 offers exceptional quality for the professional and enthusiast, with outstanding resolution and a photo adapter as standard for high-resolution transparency scanning. Coupled with the high resolution are both FireWire and USB 2.0 interfaces for connectivity to modern PCs and Macs. Featuring an alternate MatrixCCD with Epson Micro Step drive for high sub scanning resolution, the Perfection 2450 Photo series can capture maximum image detail. The Perfection 2450 Photo meets a variety of requirements. Its high speed is ideal for general image and document scanning whilst its built-in transparency unit can be used for scanning negatives and transparencies and is ideal for amateur and professional photographers alike.

Dimensions & Weight



Compatibility:Mac/Mac / PC
Country Kits:France/United Kingdom
Model:2450 Photo
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Epson Perfection

Other Features



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
Interface Type (2nd):IEEE 1394 (FireWire)
Max H-Optical Resolution:2400dpi
Max Supported Document Size:8.5 in x 11.7 in/Letter A Size (8.5 in x 11 in)
Max Supported Media Size:8.5 in x 11.7 in/Letter A Size (8.5 in x 11 in)
Max V-Optical Resolution:4800dpi
Media Feeder Type:Manual load
Supported Document Type:Plain paper / Slides / Film/Transparencies / Plain paper / Slides / Bulk objects (such as books) / Film
Supported Media Type:Bulk objects (such as books) / Film / Plain paper / Slides / Transparencies/Film / Plain paper / Slides
Type:Flatbed scanner

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 8.5 / Apple MacOS 8.6 / Apple MacOS 9.x / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP/Apple MacOS 8.5 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows 98/ME / Microsoft Windows XP

Technical Details

Maximum paper size:8.5 x 11.7

Weight & Dimensions