Following up on their recent introduction of new desktop document scanners (read the announcement here), today (January 4, 2017) Epson America announced two new portable scanners.
Epson America, a leading provider of digital imaging solutions, introduced the WorkForce® ES-200 and WorkForce ES-300W portable duplex document scanners. Weighing just under three pounds, the compact scanners boast speeds up to 25 ppm/50 ipm1 and include a 20-page auto document feeder (ADF) for effortless batch scanning. Both scanners can be powered through AC or USB 3.0 power2, helping users stay organized at the office or on the road. In addition, the ES-300W can be powered by battery and offers wireless capabilities for scanning to smartphones, tablets, computers, or online storage accounts3.
“The WorkForce ES-200 and ES-300W portable scanners are ideal for business professionals that are
always on the road, and need to quickly scan and share a document or business card with the office,” said Heather Johnston, product manager, Scanners, Epson America. “These scanners offer the fastest scan speeds in their class4, and allow users to scan a variety of two-sided documents in large quantities. Most importantly, the portable size allows users to stay organized no matter where they are.”
More about the ES-200 and ES-300W
The ES-200 and ES-300W include TWAIN drivers for simple integration with virtually any document management software, enabling businesses to save time and money by directly scanning files into their existing workflow. Both models also feature Epson Image Processing technology for text and image adjustments such as auto crop, blank page and background removal. In addition, both scanners are equipped with a robust software package including Epson Document Capture, ABBYY® FineReader and NewSoft® Presto! BizCard®. The OCR software can be used to either create searchable PDFs or editable files with Word® and Excel®.
Availability and Support
The Epson WorkForce ES-200 (MSRP: $249) and WorkForce ES-300W wireless (MSRP: $299) portable duplex document scanners are now available online and at major computer, office and electronic superstores and online at www.epson.com. Both scanners feature a one-year limited warranty, and optional extended service plans featuring next business day exchange programs.
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1 Based on letter-sized scans at 300 dpi in Black-and-White, Grayscale or Color Mode using the AC adapter and power cable.
2 USB power requires USB 3.0 connection port on your computer.
3 Wirelessly scan to smartphones or tablets (Android/iOS devices) via the Epson DocumentScan App; wirelessly scan to the cloud, PCs or Macs with Epson Document Capture software installed on the connected Windows PC or Mac
4 In its class, as compared to other portable consumer document scanners with an ADF, using the AC adapter and power cable, priced under $300 MSRP USD (sold into the United States and Canada as of June 2016).
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