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HP ScanJet 2300C

HP ScanJet 2300C
alaScore 73

44 reviews

Dec, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 44 reviews of HP ScanJet 2300C. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, 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 HP ScanJet 2300C is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: Shravan Manral (

HP Scanjet 2300c


With the low-end consumer market for scanners booming, HP has chosen the right time to launch the ScanJet 2300c. With the success of the Scanjet series in the past, we expected this flatbed scanner to perform well. In the past, scanners at resolutions...

Very Good Software

Excess brightness, a bit high a price when compared to others

This scanner is able to scan documents as big as 8.5x11.7 inch (A4+). It also supports objects and plain, inkjet, and photo quality papers. We noticed that the preview of the scan jobs were fast. It took not more than 15 seconds to scan a magazine...

Dec, 2002

Product Specifications

Hewlett-Packard ScanJet 2300C is great for your creative projects - easily scan photos, 3D objects, text and graphics at the touch of a button. Included HP Memories Disc Creator software lets you create your own CD compilation of images and music. The HP ScanJet 2300C features easy one-touch scanning and copying, optimum image quality for printing, emailing or web posting and full-speed USB connection for faster results. Scan your favorite images or photos into your PC. With HP Memories Disc Creator software, you can create a CD presentation of your photos, complete with your choice of background music. The CD presentation can be created in different formats (PAL, NTSC, etc) for easy playback on most VCD and DVD players. Intuitive software helps you design your CD jewel cover case. Enjoy high-quality images with up to 600 dpi optical resolution and 48-bit color. Speedy preview scans in as little as 14 seconds.

Dimensions & Weight


Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Country Kits:Canada / United States/Europe
Localization:English/English / French
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP ScanJet


Microsoft Certification:Certified for Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista


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:USB
Max H-Optical Resolution:600dpi
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:1200dpi/600dpi
Media Feeder Type:Manual load
Supported Document Type:Plain paper / Bulk objects (such as books)/Plain paper / Transparencies
Supported Media Type:Bulk objects (such as books) / Plain paper/Plain paper / Transparencies
Type:Flatbed scanner

Service & Support

Type:3 months warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional/Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional/Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP