Manufacturer: Hewlett Packard
Caution Level: Safe
Operating System: Windows 98/Me/2000/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 184.108.40.2062 / 23 Jan 2003
This is a scanner that is manufactured by the HP Company with technology that delivers speed that is superior as well as quality images with a design that is compelling. The device combines CCD scanning technology and a thin optical system in order to allow for high speed printing without compromising on the quality of prints thereof. The device has an optical resolution of about 2400 ppi x 2400 ppi and a selectable resolution of about 12dpi to999, 999 dpi when enhanced at 100% scaling. The scanning element of the printer is at 2400 pixels per inch in linear sensor. It incorporates a network interface device to ensure high interface speeds with a USB 2.0. in addition, this HP scanner has a bit-depth of about 48 bits. The scanner belongs to the flatbed type and has imaging software that has HP Memories disc creator as well as instant share from the HP Company.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
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When on preview mode, this scanner has a scan speed of about 6 seconds and has a maximum power consumption of 15 watts. Other soft wares included in the scanner include the Adobe Acrobat Reader, I.R.I.S read iris Pro OCR software and ArcSoft Panorama Maker. The scanner has a weight of 1.4kg without the holder which weighs about 0.5kg. The device is compatible with Microsoft Windows98, 98 SE, and home editions such as PC Intel Pentium 11. It is also compatible with CD-ROM(s) with software for Macintosh and Windows. On purchasing the scanner, one gets a warranty of about one year that is backed by HP customer care manual, support and service as well as a 24-hour web support being availed by the manufacturers. One can buy the device either online or from their local mortar and brick shops. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and HP ScanJet 4600 Series errors before installing any driver updates.