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HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart

HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart
alaScore 76

60 reviews

Nov, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 reviews of HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart. The average rating for this product is 3.1/5, 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 5530 Photosmart is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 1.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Scanners on Amazon.co.uk.

0% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP ScanJet 5530/EN 2400dpi USB A4HP ScanJet 5530/EN 2400dpi USB A4

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 34 user reviews of HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Scanners on Amazon.com.

53% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP ScanJet 5530 ScannerHP ScanJet 5530 Scanner

Nov, 2017

Expert review by: (pcworld.com)

ScanJet 5530 Flatbed Scanner

 

Excellent auto photo feeder zips prints through quickly, but this small-office scanner is costly.

The Scanjet 5530's easy-to-use software and photo feeder will suit people who have scads of snapshots to scan, but occasional users may prefer a less expensive model

Mar, 2004

Expert review by: Jasmine France (cnet.com)

HP ScanJet review

 

Editors' note: We have updated the ratings of this product to reflect changes in this category. (5/3/04)

Scans stacks of photos effortlessly; offers good photo and color-graphic scans; fast opaque scans.

Huge footprint; unintuitive setup; exceedingly slow translucent scans.

If you need to scan lots of photos and negatives--and you have plenty of desktop space--the Scanjet 5530 is a good choice.

Feb, 2004

Expert review by: Sam White (trustedreviews.com)

HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart Flatbed Scanner

 

HP has a reputation for producing high-quality flatbed scanners, but does the Scanjet 5530 carry on that tradition?

To sum up, the HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart produced good results with reflective scans and the inclusion of the excellent Automatic Photo Feeder will undoubtedly appeal to those who need to scan lots of photo prints on a regular basis. However, the...

Apr, 2004

Expert review by: Jasmine France (cnet.com.au)

HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart

 

If you need to scan lots of photos and negatives -- and you have plenty of desktop space -- the Scanjet 5530 is a good choice.

Quick scanning ; Great scanning accessories

Large footprint

Overall, the Scanjet 5530 offers high-quality image reproduction. Scanned colour photos and graphics came out crisp and clear and showed excellent colour matching and detail. The scanner also beautifully reproduced black-and-white photos, although we...

Jul, 2004

Expert review by: (zdnet.com.au)

HP Scanjet 5530 Photosmart

 

If you need to scan lots of photos and negatives--and you have plenty of desktop space--the Scanjet 5530 is a good choice.

Feb, 2004

Product Specifications

The HP ScanJet 5530 Photosmart scanner scans up to 24 photos in less than 5 minutes - all with true-to-life results - at 2400 x 4800-dpi hardware resolution and 48-bit color. You can even scan your negatives and slides with the included adapter. Easily convert boxes of photos into scans for use within photo album pages, to share via email, or on CD with music and more. And restoring faded photos is a snap using the one-touch automatic photo-correction feature - for image quality that rivals the original.

Certificates

Electromagnetic compatibility:
Energy Star certified: / Y

Design

Built-in display:Y
Color of product:Grey, Metallic
Scan type:Flatbed Scanner
Scanner Type: / Flatbed Scanner

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:21.5in
Height:3.6in
Weight:7.3lbs
Width:12.3in

Energy Management

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Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Country Kits:Canada / United States/Europe/Germany/Spain/Switzerland
Localization:English/English / French/French / German / Italian/German/Spanish
Manufacturer:Hewlett-Packard
Model:5530 Photosmart
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP ScanJet

Input Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:

Miscellaneous

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

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):15 - 85
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Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):
Storage relative humidity (H-H):0 - 90
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Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 70
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Other Features

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Packaging Content

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Paper Handling

Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Scanning media types supported:Envelopes, Labels, Photo paper, Plain paper, Plastic Card, Transparencies

Performance

Button functions:
Light Source: / CCFL
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Scan technology:
Sensor Type: / CCD

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces: / USB 2.0

Power

Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:100-240
Power consumption (typical):31.9
Power supply type:AC

Scanner

Color Depth:48-bit color
Document Feeder Type:Autoload / Manual load/Manual load / Autoload
Form Factor:Desktop
Grayscale Depth:8-bit (256 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
Supported Document Type:Business card / Film / Bulk objects (such as books) / Slides / Plain paper / Transparencies/Transparencies / Plain paper / Slides / Bulk objects (such as books) / Film / Business card/Transparencies / Plain paper / Slides / Film
Supported Media Type:Bulk objects (such as books) / Business card / Film / Plain paper / Slides / Transparencies/Film / Plain paper / Slides / Transparencies
Type:Flatbed scanner

Scanning

Color scanning: / Y
Duplex scanning:N
Enhanced scan resolution:
Film scanning:Y
Flatbed scan speed (b/w, A4):
Gray scale levels: / 256
Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:
Maximum scan size: / 8.5 x 11.7
Optical scanning resolution: / 2400 x 4800

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

Compatible operating systems:
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS 9.1, Mac OS 9.2, Mac OS X 10.0 Cheetah, Mac OS X 10.1 Puma, Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, Mac OS X 10.12 Sierra, Mac OS X 10.2 Jaguar, Mac OS X 10.3 Panther, Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Minimum hard disk space:450
Minimum processor:500MHz
Minimum RAM:256
Minimum system requirements:
OS Required:Apple MacOS 9.1 or later / Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 / Apple MacOS X 10.2 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows Millennium Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional/Apple MacOS 9.1 or later / Apple MacOS X 10.1.5 / Apple MacOS X 10.2 or later / Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:21.5
Height:6.81
Package weight: / 17.6
Weight: / 12.1
Width:12.3