Plustek OpticBook 3800L
An easy way to digitize Books and Magazines
The OpticBook 3800L book scanner is a cost-effective book scanning solution for readers, librarians, students, teachers, or anyone who needs to turn their book collections, magazines, and other bounded material into digital files. Scanned files are saved as: PDF, Searchable PDF, ePub (PC only), TIF, JPG, or BMP file formats and are compatible with all e-readers, tablets and computers. The OpticBook 3800L is also compatible with both PCs and Macs.
Designed for Book Scanning
The Plustek Shadow Elimination Element patented invention eliminates the book spine shadow and text distortion associated with books scanned on flatbed scanners and copiers.
BookPavilion Software Simplifies Digitizing Books
Plustek’s BookPavillion software makes book scanning easy and efficient. Designed specifically for scanning books, the time it takes to digitize a complete book, or a few chapters, is minimized thanks to the intuitive user interface and scanning workflow.
Advanced Automatic Image Processing Ensures High Efficiency & Quality Scans
Automatic Page Rotation - Automatically rotates pages to the correct orientation.
Bleed-through Reduction - Reduces or eliminates rear side image bleed-through when scanning thin paper and/or pages with dark ink.
Auto Crop & Deskew - Pages are automatically cropped to the correct size and straightened.
Adjustable Cover Design
No matter how large your book is, the scanner can hold your book smoothly with its adjustable cover design.
Scans More Than Books
The OpticBook 3800L is great for scanning fragile documents, comic books, magazines, booklets, stapled documents and more.
Creates Searchable and Editable Books and Documents
The OpticBook 3800L includes ABBYY FineReader Sprint that makes it easy to convert scanned books and documents into searchable PDF, ePub and Microsoft Office file formats. Therefore, it can still preserve the original document while adding the text searching function.
Compatible with most imaging applications
The included industry standard TWAIN, WIA and ICA drivers combined with TIF, JPG and PDF and Microsoft Office file formats to enables the OpticBook 3800L to be used with thousands of image enabled applications.
LED Illumination eliminates warm-up time, providing uniform illumination and better color reproduction while using less power than competitive scanners.
Image Sensor CCD
Light Source LED
Optical Resolution 1200 dpi
Scan Modes Color: 48-bit input, 24-bit output
Grayscale: 16-bit input, 8-bit output
Book Edge 6mm
Scanning Speed 7 sec (Color/ Grayscale/ B&W mode, 300dpi, A4)
Scanning Area (W x L) 216 x 297 mm (8.5" x 11.69", A4/ Letter Size)
Daily Duty Scan (Sheets) 2,500
Action Button Delete, Color, Gray, B/W
Power Supply 24 Vdc / 0.75 A
Power Consumption < 18 W (operation), < 4.3 W (idle)
Interface USB 2.0
Net Weight 3.4 Kgs / 7.6 Lbs
Dimensions (W x D x H) 453 x 286 x 94 mm (17.9" x 11.25" x 3.7")
Protocol TWAIN Compliant
OS Windows 7 / 8 / 10
Mac 10.12.x/ 10.13.x/ 10.14.x/ 10.15.x
Hardware Requirements Pentium® IV 2.0 GHz processor
One available USB 2.0 Port
512 MB RAM (1 GB or higher recommended)
800 MB free HDD space (1 GB or larger recommended)