OpticBook A300
OpticBook A300
OpticBook Series
Plustek Book Pavilion is an easy to use application that transforms
your printed books, magazines and bound material into electronic
formats such as: searchable PDF, PDF, TIFF, JPG and BMP. The user
interface is designed to simplify the scanning process and create
electronic copies of your bound material in the fewest number of
Presto! PageManager 9 SE is an easy to use, front-end page client
that provides for all your documents. Capabilities include Capture,
Preview, Convert and Deliver all your paper and electronic
documents to a designated location. You simply drag-&-drop to
stack or merge files, or use the embedded OCR (Optical Character
Recognition) feature to convert them to a searchable PDF.feature
to convert them to a searchable PDF.
An Ideal Solution
for Large Books Scanning
Unlocks the data inside paper-based documents, images and PDF files
with enhanced accuracy that eliminates the need for retyping and
reformatting. Tool that increases your productivity and efficiency
which comes with simple user interface and supports recognition up
to 183 languages.
The Plustek OpticBook A300 provides a high speed non-destructive book scanning solution for service bureaus,
universities, libraries, corporations, governmental agencies and schools.
Plustek’s patent pending SEE Technology (Shadow Elimination Element) eliminates the spine shadow and page
Hardware Requirements
Pentium IV 2.0 GHz processor (Pentium IV 3.0 GHz processor recommended)
CD-ROM Driver
One available USB Port (USB 2.0 recommended)
1GB RAM or higher recommended
800 MB free HDD space (1 GB or larger recommended)
distortions commonly seen when scanning books with other scanners. Book pages scanned with the OpticBook
Image Sensor
Optical Resolution
Hardware Resolution
Scan Modes
Scanning Speed
Scanning Area (W x L)
Daily Duty Scan ( Sheets )
Power Consumption
Net Weight
Dimensions (W x D x H)
600 dpi
600 x 1200 dpi
Color: 48-bit input, 24-bit output
Grayscale: 16-bit input, 8-bit output
B/W: 1-bit output
2.48 sec (Color mode, 300dpi, A3)
2.10 sec (Grayscale/ B&W mode, 300dpi, A3)
Max. 304.8 mm x 431.8 mm (12" x 17"), A3
< 36 W (operation), < 8 W (idle)
USB 2.0
7.7 Kgs (16.96 Lbs)
623 x 400 x 133 mm (24.53” x 15.75” x 5.24”)
TWAIN Compliant
Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8
A300 are clear and crisp.
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431.8 mm
304.8 mm
Large Format Scanning
Compatible with Most Imaging Application
The Plustek OpticBook A300 is designed to meet the most
demanding large format book scanning requirements. This book
scanner will scan an A3 sized page in 2.48 seconds.
Industry standard TWAIN and WIA drivers combined with TIFF,
JPG, PDF and Microsoft Office file formats ensure compatibility
with thousands of scanning and imaging programs. I.R.I.S Readiris
is included to easily create and manage searchable PDFs.
2mm Book Edge Design
An integral part of Plustek’s SEE (Shadow Elimination Element)
Technology, the unique book edge design (2mm) of OpticBook
A300 eliminates the book spine shadow and text distortion of
traditional books while copying and scanning. The intelligent
design avoids the need for a large, expensive overhead scanner
or complicated image-editing software.
1 Auto Rotate
2 Auto Crop & Deskew
automatically rotates document based on
the contents of the document.
automatically straightens and crops image to
the document’s actual size.
L-type CCFL Light Source
L-type CCFL light source provides uniform illumination over the
entire page.
Save Multiple Images
as a Single File
Multiple pages images can be saved as a
single file making PDF book creation simple.
Easy to Use
Single touch buttons simplify book scanning and increase
scanning speed and efficiency. All book scanning is done using
the scanner buttons. There is no need to go back and forth
between your computer screen and the scanner to scan
additional pages.
Supports document
scanning up to A3 size.
2.48 fast scanning speed for
color scans at 300 dpi A3
Unique 2mm book edge
design eliminates the book
spine shadow while
Descreen Filter
Removes moiré pattern when scanning
newspaper or magazine.
Automatically rotates
document based on the
contents of the document.
Single touch buttons simplify
your scanning work and
increase efficiency.
Save paper documents as
searchable PDFs at the touch
of a button and find your
information faster.