Manufacturer: Pentax Corporation
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 2.1MB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP/Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: v.1.1 / 1 2/3
The DSmobile 600 is a Pentax Corporation designed scanner which is easily portable and can be used to scan different documents varying from business cards to large A4 documents. The DSmobile 600 is 12 inches wide and weighs less than 12 ounces. The scanner operates on low power transferred through the device connection USB cable and the user does not have to carry along a power adapter while on the go. The DSmobile 600 has a plug and play capability and can easily connect to most of the compatible device for use in several applications. It can be sued to scan documents for email forwarding, fax, of for transfer through the web. Integrated in the device is a CIS (contact image sensor) which is light to maintain the device general weight. Compared to a traditional CDD, the DSmobile 600 consumes the least power making it ideal for use in both home and office applications.
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The DSmobile 600 scanner is incorporated with less moving parts, this reduces the chance of device failure hence minimising maintenance cost and also increasing device reliability. Its operational power is 0.2 watt when in standby mode, and 2.2 maximum power consumption when operational and scanning a document, it can also be connected to a USB converter for use with parallel port devices. The scanner is compatible with the commonly operating systems such a windows Me, windows XP and windows 200 among others. Some of the DSmobile 600 technical details include an optical scanning resolution of 600 dpi, scanning modes which range from 48-bit internally, 8-bit gray scale, outputs 24-bit true color and 1-bit bi-level black and white. The DSmobile 600 is also integrated with a sheet-fed that is user friendly and can process several document scans on the fed papers. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and DSmobile 600 errors before installing any driver updates.