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Umax Astra 6700

Umax Astra 6700
alaScore 74

3 reviews

Sep, 2014

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Umax Astra 6700

 

This affordable scanner is fairly fast, but it's held back by flat image quality and other shortcomings.

The relatively speedy Umax Astra 6700 can scan both photos and film, but other inexpensive models offer better image quality and more robust features.

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Umax Astra 6700

 

The Astra 6700 is an inexpensive, 2400-dpi, flatbed scanner that connects to your Mac via USB 2.0. It does a good job of scanning photos and other reflective media.

Inexpensive ; includes transparency unit

Scans using the transparency adapter were noisy ; included Mac software can't output standard 48-bit scans

Reflective scans of photographs and test charts came out well. Our standard Picnic test image was a little bit on the red side and some of the shadow detail was lost-but it was really not bad for a low-end scanner. The transparency scans were not quite...

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Product Specifications

The professional-quality Astra 6700 is targeted toward advanced consumers, film photographers, and imaging prosumers. It offers 2400 x 4800 dpi, 48-bit scanning capability. The Astra 6700 is compatible with Windows PCs and MACs.

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:18.8in
Height:3.4in
Weight:7.7lbs
Width:10.7in

Header

Compatibility:Mac / PC
Manufacturer:UMAX Technologies
Model:6700
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:UMAX Astra

Scanner

Color Depth:48-bit color
Document Feeder Type:Manual load
Form Factor:Desktop
Grayscale Depth:16-bit (64K gray levels)
Input Type:Color
Interface Type:Hi-Speed USB
Max H-Optical Resolution:2400dpi
Max Supported Document Size:8.5 in x 11.7 in
Max Supported Media Size:8.5 in x 11.7 in
Max V-Optical Resolution:4800dpi
Media Feeder Type:Manual load
Supported Document Type:Plain paper
Supported Media Type:Plain paper
Type:Flatbed scanner

System Requirements

OS Required:Apple MacOS X 10.1 - 10.3 / Microsoft Windows 98 / Microsoft Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP
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