Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 44.33 MB
Operating System: Windows 98, NT, 95, 2000 and XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 4.15.7 / 2001
The Epson Perfection 1640 driver is used in the corresponding scanner manufactured by Epson. The scanner is ideal for small office use that needs high quality scanned images delivered at high speeds. The scanner has a 24-bit color depth, which ensures that the color of the original image is retained. This means that the scanner is able to capture maximum image details without distorting the color. Further, the scanner has high input and corresponding output color resolutions, which results in natural-looking, clear scanned images. In addition, the scanner is easy to use even for the most basic users. This is made possible by the one-touch operation features. For connectivity purposes, the scanner has inbuilt standard USB interface and a SCSI connection. The USB interface is ideal for users who prefer plug and play functions, while the SCSI interface is ideal for use by people who like the high-speed connectivity offered by the latter.
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 Epson Perfection 1640 scanner has an onboard Application-Specific integrated Circuit (ASIC), which handles data processing functions, which results in fast image displays. The ASIC function further reduces the image load on the host computer, thus allowing the system to perform other tasks when an image is being scanned. Together with the color depth, the hardware resolution affects the scanned image qualities. As such, the device driver helps resolve the hardware issues that may occur if proper installation of the software is not done hence eliminating the probability of inferior image qualities. The perfection 1640 scanner resolves 600 data bits per inch. With the interpolation software, the user can increase the resolution of a scanned image. This is achieved by adding pixels to the image. In addition, a small original image can be enlarged to produce a larger scanned copy. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Epson Perfection 1640 errors before installing any driver updates.