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Brother ADS-2700W Wireless Document Scanner Review

Assuming you come across an old photograph or find a typewritten document which you assumed to be long lost and wish to make them digital either for proper storage or to be sent to a friend who leaves a thousand miles away, then I would recommend you get the Brother ADS-2700W Wireless Document Scanner. This scanner was built to make life really easy as it comes packer with amazing features coupled with its portable size which makes it really mobile.

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Brother ADS-2700W Document Scanner, Wireless/USB 2.0/Network,...
  • 2-SIDED SCANNING: Scans single and double-sided documents in a single pass, in both colour and...
  • CONNECTIVITY: Wired LAN, Wi-Fi network and Hi-Speed USB 2.0 connectivity for easy connectivity to...
  • VERSATILITY: Easily scans business and embossed plastic I.D. cards, receipts, photos and documents...
  • EFFORTLESS: Simple operation and efficient shortcut creation via 7.1cm LCD colour touchscreen.
  • INDUSTRY LEADING SOFTWARE: Includes powerful document management and business card software for...

Last update on 2021-10-17 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

From my experience with this scanner, I would say it was properly designed to suit the needs of the public. This scanner the Brother ADS-2700W is a reliable and feature-packed document scanner which comes at an affordable price. It provides users with the choice of using either a Wi-Fi, wired network or hi-speed USB 2.0 connectivity which it supports to transfer scanned documents to a computer.

This scanner is packed with an easy to use 7.1cm LCD colour touchscreen for inputting and displaying instructions. It also supports multiple operating systems like Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems. With this scanner, you can scan to a USB host device and more. Like the Brother DS-720D Document scanner, this scanner can scan 2 sided documents and do so at great speeds. This makes it the scanner of choice by many buyers.

This scanner allows users to scan documents to PDF, file, email, optical character reader (OCR), image or directly to USB flash drives for easy storage. It also has image processing features like the auto-deskew and hole punch removal system which ensures that digital backups of hard copies are more than just images. They become optimised, business-ready documents.

This scanner has the ability to scan single or double-sided documents up to 8.5” x 196”, receipts, and even plastic I.D. cards. It has top-class scanning functions which were designed for small and medium businesses. It connects to your computer via USB interface, scanning at up to 1200×1200 dpi resolution ‘interpolated’ and 600×600 ‘optical’. It allows for blank page removal, auto image rotation, background removal and multi-feed detection. Believe me, this is a great scanner.

Sale
Brother ADS-2700W Document Scanner, Wireless/USB 2.0/Network,...
  • 2-SIDED SCANNING: Scans single and double-sided documents in a single pass, in both colour and...
  • CONNECTIVITY: Wired LAN, Wi-Fi network and Hi-Speed USB 2.0 connectivity for easy connectivity to...
  • VERSATILITY: Easily scans business and embossed plastic I.D. cards, receipts, photos and documents...
  • EFFORTLESS: Simple operation and efficient shortcut creation via 7.1cm LCD colour touchscreen.
  • INDUSTRY LEADING SOFTWARE: Includes powerful document management and business card software for...

Last update on 2021-10-17 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Features of the Brother ADS-2700W Wireless Document Scanner you will enjoy:

  • The Brother ADS-2700W Wireless Document Scanner is packed with a Wi-Fi network, Wired LAN and Hi-Speed USB 2.0 connectivity for easy connection to your computers, laptops and mobile devices where you wish to save the documents.
  • It has a 7.1cm LCD colour touchscreen which makes it simple to operate and efficient.
  • It scans 2-sided coloured documents at speeds of 35 per minute/70ipm and also provides simple auto start scan option.
  • This scanner allows for scanning of a wide range of documents. From paper documents to plastic ID cards, all can be scanned by it because of its 50-sheet mixed media auto-feeder.
  • Scanning and saving to searchable PDF, file, email, email server, optical character reader, image, network, SFTP, FTP and USB host drive is very possible with the Brother ADS-2700W Wireless Document Scanner.
  • This scanner was built small in size making it portable and easy to handle.
  • It has a 50 sheet mixed media automatic document feeder which allows users input a wide range of documents.
  • This scanner has a powerful scanning tool which arranges and clean scanned documents, therefore improving their quality for storing, editing, sharing and OCR (Optical Character Recognition).
  • This is a lightweight scanner which aids in mobility. It weighs only 2.7kg.
  • This scanner is very economical to run as it only consumes 23 watts of energy when running, 6.6 watts when in ready mode and 1 watt when it is in sleep mode.

 

Specifications of the Brother ADS-2700W Wireless Document Scanner

  • This scanner supports ADF media sizes with Width of 51-215.9mm, Length of 51-355.6mm and can scan papers of up to 5000mm long.
  • It supports ADF media types like Glossy paper, Inkjet paper, Recycled papers, Standard papers, Thick papers and thin papers.
  • It has as a greyscale of 256 (8 bit).
  •  It has an Interpolated resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi which causes it to scan documents in high quality.
  •  It has a 50-page capacity auto document feeder which makes it accept more types of paper than most other scanners.
  •  It is packed with an ADF scan resolution of 600 x 600 which makes it scan documents with impressive quality.
  •  It offers scans with a colour depth of up to 48 bits.
  •  It is preloaded with TWAIN, WIA, SANE and ICA drives which makes it very efficient and smart.
  •  This scanner can store scanned documents in Image, File, optical character reader, Email, Searchable PDF, USB Host, Email Server, Network Folder, and SFTP or FTP for easy accessibility.

From the up listed specs and features, I would classify the Brother ADS-2700W Wireless Document Scanner as a first-class scanner as its pros by far exceed its cons

Sale
Brother ADS-2700W Document Scanner, Wireless/USB 2.0/Network,...
  • 2-SIDED SCANNING: Scans single and double-sided documents in a single pass, in both colour and...
  • CONNECTIVITY: Wired LAN, Wi-Fi network and Hi-Speed USB 2.0 connectivity for easy connectivity to...
  • VERSATILITY: Easily scans business and embossed plastic I.D. cards, receipts, photos and documents...
  • EFFORTLESS: Simple operation and efficient shortcut creation via 7.1cm LCD colour touchscreen.
  • INDUSTRY LEADING SOFTWARE: Includes powerful document management and business card software for...

Last update on 2021-10-17 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

Pros

  • It is a powerful portable scanner which can scan a 2- sided document at an amazing speed of 35 pages per minute.
  • It is very easy to use as it is powered with an amazing 7.1cm LCD colour touchscreen for inputting and displaying instructions.
  • It allows the use of WI-FI, USB to transfer documents.
  • This scanner supports a wide range of formats like JPEG, PDF, Secure PDF, Signed PDF, PDFA, and TIFF for storing documents.
  • This scanner is very mobile as it weighs only 2.7 kg.

Cons

  • The scanner is not compatible with most scanning software.
  •  This scanner is not as fast as some customers want it to be so its speed needs to be increased.