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Plustek PL3000

Plustek PL3000
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4 reviews

Jun, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4 reviews of Plustek PL3000. The average rating for this product is 2.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Scanners for all reviews.

On average, users rate this product 40/100.

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Piece of junk


I don't recommend anyone buy this brand.

fast, thats about it

I have used this unit in a working office for 5 months. We can't wait to replace it. It locks up our computer, it is not networkable so we can only scan from the computer it's connected to, and the pages look crooked when they are scanned. The...

Apr, 2007

Consumer review (

Piece of junk


fast, thats about it.

I have used this unit in a working office for 5 months.

Apr, 2007

Consumer review (



I was very excited to receive and get this scanner up and running. I actual did a comparision scan against a Brother MFC 8820D, and save the black line down the side (huge) and sometimes skewing the pages for no reason, both show stoppers- the PL3000...

(1) Fast; (2) Buttons actual work and can be completely custimized; (3) Pretty good software

(1) Huge black mark on the side of all scanned images; (2) Letter setting is wrong, it scanns at 8.5 by 11.1 instead of 11.0; (3) Defaults to A4 and I think this is where problem #2 comes from; (3) Calibration, testing and image position alignment...

Nov, 2006

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(1) Huge black mark on the side of all scanned images ; (2) Letter setting is wrong, it scanns at 8

Nov, 2006

Product Specifications

Plustek PL3000 ADF document scanner product offers versatile high-speed scanner for personal or business users to enhance their efficiency document handle. PL3000 ADF scanner provides a maximum scanning speed of 30 pages per minute, and permits identify of large quantities of documents at high speed by built-in Auto Document Feeder (ADF) that holds up to 80 pages per time; moreover, it offers a highly reliable, high-volume scanner ranging from 9 cm by 11.5 cm (3.55" by 4.5") to 24.5 cm by 35.5 cm (9.65" by 14") which is especially useful in scanning continuous computer paper. Besides, the PL3000 ADF scanner can be used as regular flatbed scanners easily, which adds ever more versatility to provide all your need. This PL3000 ADF scanner is a truly versatile document scanner that put up outstanding value and high performance, makes it a perfect business solution.


Certification:CB, CE, FCC, UL/cUL, C-Tick


Color of product:White
Scan type:Flatbed & ADF scanner
Scanner Type:Flatbed & ADF

Dimensions & Weight



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Plustek


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

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):18.4 x 12.8 x 12.6

Paper Handling

Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4


Sensor Type:CCD

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:USB 2.0


Color Depth:48-bit color
Document Feeder Type:Autoload
Form Factor:Desktop
Input Type:Color
Interface Type:Hi-Speed USB
Max H-Optical Resolution:1200dpi
Max Supported Document Size:9.25 in x 14 in
Max Supported Media Size:9.25 in x 14 in
Media Feeder Type:Autoload
Type:Document scanner


Color scanning:Y
Film scanning: No
Flatbed scan speed (b/w, A4):2
Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Maximum scan size:8.5 x 14
Optical scanning resolution:1200 x 1200

System Requirements

Mac compatibility: No
OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition SP1 / Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP1

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