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Microtek ScanMaker X6EL

Microtek ScanMaker X6EL
alaScore 73

16 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 reviews of Microtek ScanMaker X6EL. 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 Microtek ScanMaker X6EL is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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(Based on 16 reviews)

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Consumer review by: kush7095 (photographyreview.com)

Microtek ScanMaker X6EL Flatbed Scanner - (Flatbed Scanners)

 
Jun, 2008

Consumer review by: messkit (epinions.com)

Scanning your way to success

 

High DPI and easy to use

A bit pricey for scanner

Jan, 2007

Consumer review by: rannabeebo (epinions.com)

Pretty good scanner

 

easy to use, nice images

really large (takes up a lot of space)

Jun, 2006

Consumer review by: slabhead (epinions.com)

Okay, but disappointed in film scanning

 

Relatively fast, high quality scans

Film adapter useless, large footprint, won't allow computer to "sleep"

Jun, 2004

Consumer review by: matrixii (epinions.com)

Has done me well in the past two years

 

Large format option, good quality scanning

Poor negative or transparency scanning, reasonably slow

Jul, 2003

Consumer review by: matrixii (epinions.com)

Has done me well in the past two years

 

I bought this scanner more than two years ago and have been nothing but pleased. The quality of the ...

Large format option, good quality scanning

Poor negative or transparency scanning, reasonably slow

Jul, 2003

Consumer review by: slabhead (epinions.com)

Okay, but disappointed in film scanning

 

I purchased this scanner over others because it came with the film scanning attachment. I primarily wanted to archive old photos but thought it would be great to be able to get passable scans of some old 35mm slides as well as replace some aged prints...

Relatively fast, high quality scans

Film adapter useless, large footprint, won't allow computer to "sleep"

Jun, 2001

Consumer review by: messkit (epinions.com)

Scanning your way to success

 

Three years ago my aunt bought me a Microtek scanner for Christmas. She told me at the time that it was a top of the market, I did not fully believe this but once I opened up the box I could tell she's telling the true. I installed the scanner into my...

High DPI and easy to use

A bit pricey for scanner

Jan, 2001

Consumer review by: VirginiaO (epinions.com)

All-Around Value

 

36bit colour, legal bed

installing SCSI port

Nov, 2000

Consumer review by: VirginiaO (epinions.com)

All-Around Value

 

I researched for weeks before making the decision to purchase this scanner. It received a lot of great reviews (ZDNet, etc), and the features for the price was great. The legal size bed is a definite bonus for the graphic designer or desktop...

36bit colour, legal bed

installing SCSI port

Nov, 2000
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Product Specifications

Microtek recently released the ScanMaker X6EL - a 36-bit high-resolution color flatbed with some of the most popular in-demand features: a legal-size scan bed, a fast SCSI interface, a bonus 35mm filmstrip/slide adapter and the Adobe Photoshop software. With its scan bed size of 8.5 x 14, the ScanMaker X6EL allows easy and accurate scanning of full legal-size documents as well as multiple photos through the use of the batch scanning feature from Microtek's award-winning scan wizard scanner controller software.

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:21.5in
Height:2.8in
Weight:13.2lbs
Width:11.9in

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC/PC
Manufacturer:Microtek
Model:X6EL
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Microtek ScanMaker

Scanner

Color Depth:36-bit color
Form Factor:Desktop
Grayscale Depth:12-bit gray
Interface Type:SCSI
Max H-Optical Resolution:600dpi
Max V-Optical Resolution:1200dpi
Type:Flatbed scanner

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS 7.6.1 / Microsoft Windows 95 / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0/Microsoft Windows 95 / Microsoft Windows NT 4.0