Manufacturer: Benq Corporation
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 15.5 MB
Operating System: Windows 98/2000/Vista/ME/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 126.96.36.199 / 01 Dec 2009
Benq ScanPrisa 640BU is a flatbed scanner produced by BenQ Corporation. A scanner is an electronic product which can optically scan printed texts, objects, images, hand writing and changes these into a digital images. There are many types of scanners depending on how they function. Benq ScanPrisa 640BU is a flatbed scanner, and is different from the other scanners due to its mode of operation. With a flatbed scanner, the user scans the document by putting it on a flat surface, mostly a glass window, and covering it with an opaque cover to prevent the ambient light from interfering with the scanning process. Flatbed scanners are especially effective when scanning bound documents. The light source as well as sensor array move about across the surface, reading the document being scanned. When the process is complete the scanned document is produced.
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Flatbed scanners like Benq ScanPrisa 640BU have several advantages over other types of scanners. First of all, they are more adaptable compared to other scanners. Other than documents and other such like items, a flatbed is able to scan three dimensional objects such as the remote control of a television. A flatbed scanner is able to scan things which are reasonably concrete and of any size unlike the other scanners which are likely to jam the scanner and/ or lose something within its bowels. The flatbed scanners are also known to produce much better scans than other scanners. It features quite a high resolution and has a comparatively much better color depth. With a flatbed scanner, the user will be able to scan pictures, book pages and even slides as well as negatives. Best of all, flatbed scanners are generally quite affordable and will make a nice and useful addition in that small corner of the office. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Benq ScanPrisa 640BU errors before installing any driver updates.