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ION Diascanner FILM2SD

ION Diascanner FILM2SD
alaScore 85

218 reviews

Oct, 2014

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Consumer review by: review summary for ION Diascanner FILM2SD


alaTest has collected and analysed 15 user reviews of ION Diascanner FILM2SD from The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Scanners on

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

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ION Film 2 SD Plus


The ION Film 2 SD Plus is multi-functional, innovative slide converter. Read more in our review.

This converter comes with a 1GB SD card

There is no integrated memory

The ION Film 2 SD is an efficient and easy-to-use slide converter with a two-second conversion time.

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Ion Audio Film 2 SD review


Ion Audio has become known as a creator of intriguing devices that fix those awkward issues of digitising old formats. So it was that we fell in love with the Ion USB turntable, which enabled us to rediscover our old vinyl records and record them for...

Using the Ion Film 2 SD is simplicity itself. It makes it very easy to archive images that could otherwise be lost to the ravages of time. Just be prepared that time may not have been terribly kind to your recollections for a bygone era. And you’ll...


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ION Film 2 SD Plus


The ION Film 2 SD Plus offers a simple and affordable way to digitise transparencies.

Consumer review by:

Teach them how to write a guidebook


I still can\'t get it to work directly to my Mac. I transfer everything from the memory card, so it\'s a two step process. But, it was a good deal.

Good Resolution

Difficult Setup

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Unacceptable quality


The results were very poor. It has only fixed focus, which means 90% of its captures are horribly out of a focus (the remaining 10% being at best okay). It has also has no manual controls for things like exposure, and colour channels. This rendered...

Easy To Setup","Fast loading

Inaccurate Color","No manual controls","Out of focus","Poor Exposure","Poor Resolution

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mediocre quality photos


Four slides to a tray saves time, and the instruction manual (unlike the last scanner I tried -- and wore out) is excellent. The scanner is easy to use. But you can\'t choose the resolution of the photos, and the images are all 850-950 KB. The images...

Easy to use","Great instruction book

Can\'t choose resolution","Low resolution","Photos are a bit fuzzy

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Superb Technology


Having used this gadget I am praising the inventors, designers and sales outlets. My hundreds of slides,negatives and precious memories over 50 years have come alive. Thank goodness I did not dump them in the garbage when projectos could NOT be found...

Durable Dock","Excellent Interface","Fast Transfer","ION FILM2SD is amazing","Lightweight","Long Cable","Reliable

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Wow, a fantastic device


This product is marvelous. It accurately digitizes my 35mm films and I shall be busy for the next two or three years recapturing the memories that have been lost to storage boxes. I had an old scanner that was too cumbersome to use for more than a few...

Excellent Interface","Fast Transfer","Lightweight","Reliable

Screen too small

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So Easy a Caveman could do it!


If you have old slides\/negatives that you want to convert to digital format and want an easy and quick device, this is it.

Excellent Interface","Fast Transfer","Lightweight","Long Cable","Reliable

Cannot alter lightsource

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ION FLIM 2 SD 35MM Flim and slide Scanne


I have 4 boxes with 16 cubes of slides in each box to convert to digital. It goes fast. Even my 12 year grandson can use it with no problem. Great value [...]

Durable Dock","Excellent Interface","Fast Transfer","Lightweight","Long Cable","Reliable

Good instructions