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Plustek Smartphoto F50

Plustek Smartphoto F50
alaScore 77

59 reviews

Apr, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 59 reviews of Plustek Smartphoto F50. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, 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 Plustek Smartphoto F50 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 42 user reviews of Plustek Smartphoto F50 from The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Scanners on

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This summary is based on the products: Plustek SmartPhoto F50 Compact 1800 DPI Film ScannerPlustek SmartPhoto F50 Compact 1800 DPI Film Scanner

Apr, 2018

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Plustek SmartPhoto F50 Film Scanner Review


Stephen Waller reviews the entry level film scanner from Plustek, the SmartPhoto F50.

Compact; Robust slide and film holders; Vertical plane feed; Software supports multiple file formats; Histogram compensation adjustment

Poor productivity

Jul, 2011

Expert review by : Tom Royal (

Plustek Smartphoto F50


Scan old photo film and slides Many people have an archive of film photographs stored safely away that they would like to get onto a computer. Photo prints can be scanned with a standard flatbed ...

Jan, 2010

Product Specifications


Built-in display:N
Color of product:Grey / Silver
Scan type:Film/slide scanner / Flatbed Scanner
Scanner Type:Film/slide / Flatbed

Energy Management

Power supply type:AC

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH):6.1 x 3.94 x 4.09
Dynamic Range:2
TWAIN compliance interface: Yes

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4
Legal: Yes
Letter: Yes
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Scanning media types supported:Photo paper, Plastic Card, Recycled paper, Thin paper, Transparencies


Button functions:Scan
Scan drivers:TWAIN
Sensor Type:CMOS
Supported network protocols:TWAIN

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:USB 2.0


Power supply type:AC


Color scanning: Yes
Film scanning:No / Yes
Flatbed scan speed (b/w, A4):8
Input color depth:24
Input colour depth:24
Maximum scan size:1.45 x 1
Optical scanning resolution:1800 x 1800
Output color depth:24
Output colour depth:24

System Requirements

Compatible operating systems:Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7 & MAC / Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7,\nMac.
Mac compatibility: Yes
Mac operating systems supported: Yes
Minimum hard disk space:500
Minimum processor:IBM Compatible PC, W/ Pentium III or above / Pentium III
Minimum RAM:512
Minimum system requirements:CD-Rom, USB.

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.94 / 6.1
Height:3.94 / 4.09
Width:4.09 / 6.1