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Iris Irispen Express 6

Iris Irispen Express 6
alaScore 75

291 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 291 reviews of Iris Irispen Express 6. The average rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Scanners for all reviews. People really like the design. The usability is also mentioned favorably, whereas opinions are divided on the reliability. There are some critical opinions about the price.

usability, design

price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Scanners the Iris Irispen Express 6 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Iris Irispen Express 6

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Iris Irispen Express 6 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Scanners on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the usability.

usability

71% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Iris Irispen Express 6

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 234 user reviews of Iris Irispen Express 6 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Scanners on Amazon.com. People really like the design. The price is also mentioned favorably, but many are less positive about the reliability.

usability, price, design

reliability

60% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

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Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Cliff Joseph (talktalk.co.uk)

Irispen Express 6 scanner

 

Scanning parts of a document? Here's the tool for the job The Irispen is one of those gadgets that will have absolutely no appeal for most people but could prove to be a real timesaver for those ...

Dec, 2007

Consumer review by: WJambois (tigerdirect.com)

Didn't work. Would not turn on. Returned it.

 

would not work out of the box. returned it.

Jul, 2011

Consumer review by: DisappointedDavid (tigerdirect.com)

Was hoping for a great solution ...

 

I ended up instead with a completely useless piece of hardware. I have spent several valuable hours trying to get this thing to work, to no avail. While not a tech wizard, I've been using and creating software for 25 years, so know my way around. This...

Sep, 2010

Consumer review by: Left Stitch (tigerdirect.com)

Left vs Right

 

For right handed people I am sure the pen works great. Being left handed I found it very difficult to use. Scanning from left to right the text appeared backward, when set for a left hander. If sent for a right hander and scanning from left to right...

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: Anonymous (pcnation.com)

IRIS IRISPEN EXPRESS 6 PEN SCANNER .

 

No Comment.

just started useing the pen, works easily and set was simple. My home computer is in the shop and that is where Im intend to use it most. The try outs I got to do did all I expected. delivery was very fast

No Comment

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: Rob S (pcnation.com)

IRIS IRISPEN EXPRESS 6 PEN SCANNER .

 

I would not recommend this to anyone, unless they want to be frustrated

None

I think it is a sub standard product

Apr, 2009

Consumer review by: Ron (tigerdirect.com)

I.R.I.S. I127-1032

 

I received the scanner pen and found it to be a great new tool. However the software seems a bit unstable and required several re installs as it would just quit. Also after several hours of none use it would fail to operate until the USB plug was...

Feb, 2009

Consumer review by: Dan (tigerdirect.com)

I.R.I.S. I127-1032

 

You either love or hate this product. There are two secrets. First, holding the pen right.... practice practice practice. Once you get it, it goes better. Second, make sure you have clear text. It's expensive, but when it works its great. When it...

Feb, 2009

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

It scans

 

Small and lightweight

None so far

Jan, 2009

Consumer review by: Khan (newegg.com)

Pen Scanner

 

i was excited to buy one did my research to get a good entry level scanner as i'm med student ....but i was awful.typing is only way out this stuf cool but not worth while

Light weight,Long usb cable,installation is easy,easy to use

its not wireless so always cord will be there,Mostly scanned letters doesn`t make any sense,mostly work only on glazed papers placed on hard surface

Nov, 2008

Product Specifications

The IRISPen Express is a powerful text recognition pen scanner. It instantaneously retypes any printed information in your word processor, e-mail software, on-line databases, etc. and in any Windows or Mac applications. Simply slide the IRISPen over the printed text you need to retype! Extremely fast and accurate, the data entry is instantaneous and the accuracy rate near perfection!

Design

Color of product:Black
Scan type:Pen scanner
Scanner Type:Pen

Energy Management

Power supply type:USB

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:I.R.I.S.
Model:Express 6
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:IRIS IRISPen

Other Features

Compatibility:PC, Mac
Dimensions (WxDxH):5 x 1.42 x 0.945
Media types supported:CD
Minimum system requirements for Macintosh:-Mac OS G3\n-Mac OS 10.3\n-60 MB HD\n-USB\n-CD-ROM
Send to other application:Y

Performance

Scan file formats:JPG, PDF, PNG, TIFF

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:USB

Power

Power supply type:USB

Scanner

Form Factor:Handheld
Input Type:Monochrome
Interface Type:USB
Supported Document Type:Plain paper / Bulk objects (such as books)
Supported Media Type:Bulk objects (such as books) / Plain paper
Type:Text reader

Scanning

Color scanning: No
Duplex scanning: No
Film scanning: No
Maximum scan size:4.02 x 5.98

System Requirements

Compatible operating systems:-Windows Vista, XP, 2000\n-System OS X 10.3.9 / Windows 7/Vista/XP/2000 (32/64 bits);\nMac OS X 10.4. / Windows ME/XP/2000/98 / Windows Vista, XP, 2000,\nMAC OS 10.3.9 / Windows Vista\nMac OS X / Windows XP, ME, 2000 or 98 SE / Windows XP, ME, 2000, 98 SE / Windows XP/Me/2000/98\n Mac OS X up to 10.3 & Mac OS 9.x / • Windows XP/Me/2000/98\n• Mac OS X up to 10.3 & Mac OS 9.x
Mac compatibility: Yes
Mac operating systems supported: Yes
Minimum hard disk space:100 / 120 / 180 / 50 / 65
Minimum processor:Pentium / Pentium 166MHz/G3 processor / Pentium 300 MHz / Pentium 500 Mhz, G3
Minimum RAM:128 / 16 / 256 / 64
Minimum system requirements:CD-ROM / CD-ROM drive \nUSB port\n / CD-ROM drive,\nUSB Port / CD-ROM drive\n USB port / CD-ROM,\nUSB / • CD-ROM drive\n• USB port
OS Required:Apple MacOS X 10.3.9 or later / Microsoft Windows Vista / 2000 / XP
USB required: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Weight:3.88