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The Reflecta x8-Scan is a new device designed to digitise 35mm film. Featuring a 5-megapixel area-array CMOS sensor, the Reflecta x8-Scan comes with ArcSoft MediaImpression software, user manual, a cleaning brush, a mounted slide holder for 3 slides and film holder for up to 6 images. There is a one touch button on the device which connects to Windows and Mac computers via a USB port. The new Reflecta x8-Scan will be available from May in specialist shops at an SRP of £59.04.
Kenro Press Release
Scan film and slides quicker than ever with the new Reflecta x8-Scan
Reflecta, the respected German manufacturer of cutting-edge digitization products, has released a new, extremely fast scanner for 35mm film users: the x8-Scan.
With a high performance CMOS image sensor the scanner can reach a scanning speed of 2 seconds per slide in 1800 dpi (3600 dpi interpolated) and a colour depth of 24 bit. Simple to use, there is a one touch button on the device which connects to Windows and Mac computers via a USB port. No additional power adaptor is required.
Provided with the scanner is the user friendly ArcSoft MediaImpression software, a mounted slide holder for 3 slides and film holder for up to 6 images. A cleaning brush and user manual is also included.
* Film Type: Negative and Positive as strip (35mm) or slide (5x5cm)
* Optical Resolution: 1800x1800 dpi at 5 Mio. Pixel (3600 dpi interpolated)
* Colour Depth:24 Bit
* Image Sensor: CMOS
* Lamp: 3 white LEDs
* Scanning Time: 1800dpi 1 sec.
* Scan Area max: 24.3 x 36.5 mm
* Interface: USB 2.0
* Weight: approx. 450 g
* Dimension: 90 x 104 x 166 mm (L x W x H)
* Power Supply: USB 2.0
* System Requirements:
PC: Pentium III or higher, with at least
512 MB RAM, Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8 (32/64 bit)
MAC: Mac OS X 10.5 or higher
Paul Kench, Managing Director of Kenro commented: "Reflecta is renowned for their selection of innovative and high quality scanners and the x8-Scan continues in this tradition. The x8-Scan is compact, incredibly easy to use and extremely fast as well as allowing brilliant quality scans."
The new Reflecta x8-Scan is now available in specialist shops at an SRP of £59.04 including VAT. Availability is from May 2014.
Kenro is the UK and Ireland distributor for Reflecta. For further information call Kenro's head office on 01793 615836, or visit the website at www.kenro.co.uk