Reviews and Problems with Epson Perfection V500 Photo
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Epson Perfection V500 Photo flatbed scanner
2 August 2009
Conclusion: The Epson Perfection V500 Photo is an allround device with the primary goal of scanning papers directly at the desk, comfortably and fast. The possibility of digitizing slides and negatives is fine for the occasional application.
Conclusion: The Epson Perfection V550 Photo Color Scanner makes high-quality scans from both photos and film, and can scan directly to Facebook and cloud-based sites.
Pros: High-quality scans for a flatbed scanner at its price. Can scan slides, negatives, and medium-format film as well as prints. Digital ICE hardware-based dust removal for film. Can upload scans directly to Facebook and cloud-based services.
Cons: Lacks photo-editing program. Not ideal for document scanning.
Get 'perfect' scans of photos, slides, negatives and documents
Consumer Electronics Net
20 December 2007
Excerpt: Epson America recently started shipping the Perfection V500 Photo, its newest flatbed/film scanner. At a street price of around $250, this scanner is the first in its price range to feature a LED light source instead of a traditional fluorescent lamp.
Summary: The Epson V500 is a very good scanner. It may look expensive but you get a lot for the money. The controlling software is excellent, even if it is a little cranky when run in Windows Vista. We were pleasantly surprised by its exceptional versatility.
Pros: This is the first dual purpose flatbed/film scanner from which we have taken respectable film scans. In fact we were surprised by the quality of reproduction from all media. We tried colour transparencies, black and white negatives and medium format negatives with uniformly excellent results. 10 ...
Cons: This is quite a complicated piece of machinery and not at all intuitive in setup and operation, so why not provide a printed user’s manual? It is a pain to have to have the scanner software open on the computer while at the same time trying to find the necessary instructions in an HTML document o...
Conclusion: L´Epson Perfection V500 Photo est ainsi un appareil Allround avec le but primordial, de finir directement et confortablement les scannes des modéles de papier sur la table d´écriture. La possibilité, de numéroter les Dias et négatifs, est pratiquement pour l´utilisation occasionelle.
Conclusion: El Epson Perfection V500 Photo es un aparato de multiuso con el fín prioritario de escanear papeles directamente en la mesa del despacho, rápida y cómodamente. La posibilidad de digitalizar diapositivas y negativos es práctica para el uso ocasional.
Conclusion: L'Epson Perfection V500 Photo rimane dunque un apparecchio molteplice la cui funzione primaria, è quella di eseguire la scansione di documenti da riprodurre, direttamente sulla scrivania, in modo comodo e veloce.
Conclusion: Der Epson Perfection V500 Photo ist also ein Allround-Gerät mit dem primären Ziel, das Scannen von Papiervorlagen direkt am Schreibtisch komfortabel und schnell zu erledigen. Die Möglichkeit, Dias und Negative zu digitalisieren, ist praktisch für den gelegentlichen Anwendungsfall.