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Epson Perfection 2480 Photo

Epson Perfection 2480 Photo
alaScore 79

175 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 175 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Scanners the Epson Perfection 2480 Photo is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 175 reviews)

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Epson Perfection 2480 Photo

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 14 user reviews of Epson Perfection 2480 Photo from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 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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Amazon.com review summary for Epson Perfection 2480 Photo

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 107 user reviews of Epson Perfection 2480 Photo from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Scanners on Amazon.com.

77% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Epson Perfection 2480 Photo Flatbed ScannerEpson B11B172171 Perfection 2480 Limited Edition Photo Flatbed Scanner with FeederEpson Perfection 2480 Limited Edition Photo Flatbed Scanner with Feeder (B11B172171)

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Epson Perfection 2480 Photo

 

This easy-to-use flatbed offers solid image quality and zippy performance at a great price.

An excellent choice for the average user, the quick-study Epson Perfection 2480 Photo scans quickly and creates good-looking images--from both photos and film--all at a bargain price.

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X-bit labs - EPSON Perfection 2480/2580 PHOTO: Fall Offsprings in the "Perfect" Family

 

Please meet the two new models in the legendary Perfection family from EPSON. These two solutions targeted for home use passed all our tests with honors and proved to be an excellent choice for your closest consideration. Read more in our review!

You have witnessed a quite successful debut of the new models of the EPSON Perfection series that came to replace the popular Perfection 1670 model. The new products passed all my tests with honors; you can compare them with earlier-tested devices by...

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Epson Perfection 2480 Photo

 

The Epson Perfection 2480 Photo is relatively inexpensive, yet its fine image quality and brisk performance make it excellent value. The 2480 scans bo...

High speed, good image quality, image restoration features

Nothing notable

An excellent choice for the average user, the quick-study Epson Perfection 2480 Photo scans quickly and creates good-looking images--from both photos and film--all at a bargain price.

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Epson Perfection 2480

 

High speed, good image quality, image restoration features

Nothing notable

An excellent choice for the average user, the quick-study Epson Perfection 2480 Photo scans quickly and creates good-looking images--from both photos and film--all at a bargain price.

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Epson - Perfection 2480 Photo

 

Is a reliance on brand names a bad thing? It's an open discussion, but a case for the defence would surely be Epson scanners. Here's a product area where the firm has barely put a foot ...

This is a good scanner in a good package at a good price. For the majority of home users, this strong package is just the ticket. The scanner itself produces quality results, is easy-to-use, and represents good value for money.

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Epson Perfection 2480 Photo Scanner

 

Overall performance and image quality was high. Scanning times varied with image size, output resolution and processing applied during the scan. Our tests produced the following scan times:

Excellent results at high resolution settings ; Competitive price for features ; Excellent bundled software

Dust removal misses large spots ; Unsharp masking can soften images

Overall performance and image quality was high. Scanning times varied with image size, output resolution and processing applied during the scan. Our tests produced the following scan times: . . [more]

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Epson Perfection 2480 Photo

 

Our test documents scanned quickly and quietly, yielding images of fantastic definition, if slightly dark. Added value comes from the eclectic range of software bundled with the scanner, including image-editing, OCR and project-creation programs, from...

Our test documents scanned quickly and quietly, yielding images of fantastic definition, if slightly dark.

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A Fine Product from EPSON!

 

After the cleaning people from a fire wrecked my HP5470, I decided to get yet another scanner. In reading many reviews for both HP and Epson I find that some are too critical of fine products like this one. The HP software was a little easier to use-...

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The 8hiznit

 

After many **** scanners such as umax and micromax or whatever, this Epson has satisfied my desire for quality. its a bit noiser than the rest, but the thing just works flawlessly, and has yet to do the head bashing you see from other scanners. Highly...

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EPSON Perfection 2480 PRO 2400 x 4800dpi 48bit USB Interface Flatbed Scanner

 

Great Scanner for the price! Everything works great!... And as always Thanks New Egg For the great service and Fedex for the fast shipping...

Product Specifications

With the Epson Perfection 2480 Photo, anyone can restore faded photos in just one click, for brilliant color reprints and enlargements. With 2400 x 4800 dpi resolution, remarkable results are easy to achieve. And, when used together with an Epson Stylus ink jet printer, it's the perfect solution for creating lasting memories. This fast, full-featured performer offers convenient, automatic scanning of special snapshots and important documents. The software package included makes every scan a snap. Exclusive Epson Easy Photo Fix ensures one-touch color restoration and dust removal, while Epson Smart Panel provides all the tools necessary to scan photos, text, or graphics with vivid results every time. And, with Hi-Speed USB 2.0, the Epson Perfection 2480 Photo speeds through every scan, so as not to delay one's creativity - whether it be creating a digital scrapbook or restoring photos from the family album. Compatible with both Windows and Macintosh, the Epson Perfection 2480 Photo provides the ideal fit for any home setting. Offering remarkable versatility and detail in one affordable solution, it's the perfect choice for bringing faded memories to life and sharing new ones with family and friends.

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:16.5in
Height:3.4in/3.5in
Weight:6.6lbs/6lbs/7.1lbs
Width:10.6in/10.8in

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:Epson
Model:2480 Limited Edition/2480 Photo
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Epson Perfection

Scanner

Color Depth:48-bit color
Document Feeder Type:Manual load/Manual load / Autoload
Form Factor:Desktop
Grayscale Depth:16-bit (64K gray levels)
Input Type:Color
Interface Type:Hi-Speed USB
Max H-Optical Resolution:2400dpi
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:4800dpi
Media Feeder Type:Autoload / Manual load/Manual load
Supported Document Type:Plain paper / Slides / Film/Transparencies / Plain paper / Slides / Bulk objects (such as books) / Business card/Transparencies / Plain paper / Slides / Film / Business card
Supported Media Type:Bulk objects (such as books) / Business card / Plain paper / Slides / Transparencies/Business card / Film / Plain paper / Slides / Transparencies/Film / Plain paper / Slides
Type:Flatbed scanner

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 9.1 - 9.2.2 / Apple MacOS X 10.2.7 or later / Apple MacOS X 10.2.x / Apple MacOS X 10.3.x / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional/Apple MacOS 9.1 or later / Apple MacOS 9.2.2 / Apple MacOS X 10.2.x / Apple MacOS X 10.3 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Windows ME / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional/Apple MacOS 9.1 or later / Apple MacOS X 10.2.7 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition / Windows ME / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional
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