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Plustek OpticFilm 7200i SE
6.8 out of 10

Plustek OpticFilm 7200i SE

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Overall 8
8.0

Works, but not for the impatient or uninitiated.

trork2012, Ebay
7 March 2013
  • Summary: Definitely not “Plug & Play” set-up. But if you have patience and a bit of experience (I’m no computer guru by any means), it will deliver digitized copies of 35mm B&W negatives and color slides which can then be worked in PS, Silver Efex Pro and/or Perfect Effects, etc.
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Overall 4
4.0

Dissatisfied

TechDr "TechDr", Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: The scratch and dust removal feature worked when I first got the scanner, but began to malfunction after a few weeks into use. I tried to contact Plustek who promises a 24 hour response. I've made three attempts to obtain help, and never heard a word from them.
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Overall 8
8.0

Low price high quality film scanner

Jiang Zhihua, Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: The over all quality is good for a product at this price. The iSDR hardware do work with SilverFast but the dust/scratch removal result would be much better with VueScan. But for heavy scratches, it can still be seen on the final result, which can be removed by the clone tool in photo.
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Overall 8
8.0

Very sound product

R. Havens, Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: This is a great product. I had no experience with converting slides to digital. I just wanted a machine that would do this job as easily as possible. While some aspects are not easy, it is reliable and gives outstanding quality. Biggest weakness: The software - particularly the instructions.
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Overall 2
2.0

Displeased by the quality

Matthew "Plethora_Reader", Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: I have been using the CanonScan 8600F flatbed scanner with fantastic results but was hoping to get a specialized negative scanner. Upon receiving this device I tried it out and was disappointed to say that the quality of its scans were vastly inferior to a basic flatbed scanner.
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Overall 4
4.0

Sadly disappointed

TechDr "TechDr", Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: The scratch and dust removal feature worked when I first got the scanner, but began to malfunction after a few weeks into use. I tried to contact Plustek who promises a 24 hour response. I've made three attempts to obtain help, and never heard a word from them.
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Overall 10
10

Great Scanner

Photo Dude, Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: I've been looking for an affordable, dedicated 35mm film scanner for a long time and this is it. I am a user with above average computer and photographic skills. The scanner is well constructed and the "SilverFast SE" software is superb.
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Overall 10
10

Extremely Happy

JFB, Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: I purchased this scanner based on the reviews of the previous models. I've been very happy with the results. I've tried flatbed scanners and they don't come close to the clarity this one provides.
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Overall 6
6.0

Works as advertised

Gary Henry "family archivist", Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: Worked right out of the box on a vista 32bit machine!!!! After fiddling with the bundled Silverfast software, decided it was much to cumbersome to use and purchased a third party product online called VueScan ($~#30) that does the job.
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Overall 8
8.0

Good but not Easy

buttyboy, Ebay
9 October 2009
  • Summary: This scanner is able to produce high-quality scans of slides. That's the good part. The software is definitely not user friendly, and their just isn't good information either with the scanner or online. A tutorial would have been very appreciated.
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