Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 4.1MB
Operating System: Windows Vista/XP/95/98
Latest Version / Release Date: 220.127.116.11 / 20 Sep 1996
The Agfa Horizon is a flat bed scanner designed to carry out Photoshop and graphical work. It is used in the editing of photos to make them more appealing to the eye. It is of a plug and play mode and this makes it easy to install, operate and use. Some of the settings which can be adjusted through this scanner are image sharpness, brightness, contrast, color, as well as gamma corrections. The Agfa Horizon operates at great speeds and this will increase the output since more images will be edited in a short time. It is also a very convenient device for use. It scans documents in color and the images achieved are of a high resolution which stands at 2000 by 1200 pixels. The Agfa Horizon will be able to scan several types of photographic images even from an aerial view. This makes it highly efficient in comparison to other scanners.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Agfa Horizon scanner uses a system referred to as CCds Toshiba TCD. A quality scanner is one that has high performance as this ensures that productivity is upheld. This scanner is able to scan at 21mm per second. The Agfa Horizon comes with a mirror that adjustable, a beam splitter, a diaphragm, a lens and a lighting unit. All these boost its functionality and aids in achieving high end images. The Agfa Horizon scanner comes with an RAM memory that helps in saving the scanned jobs in readiness fro their transfer either for printing or for editing. This is referred to as the swap disk space which has a memory of 320MB. Its drivers which are in the latest version can be got from Agfa’s official link. These will keep its performance standards high and this will mean less cost when it comes to maintenance procedures. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Agfa Horizon errors before installing any driver updates.