The fastest portable business scanners on the market

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With excellent media versatility, Super Speed USB 3.0 connectivity and a convenient 20-page document feeder

epsonCairo – Egypt: Epson announces two new portable business scanners with the fastest speeds on the market[1]. The WorkForce DS-310 and DS-360W make it easy to manage documents quickly and effectively while on the move. With one of the lightest and smallest designs in their class, they are ideal for carrying in a bag or placing in a drawer, allowing mobile workers to simply and quickly digitise paperwork both inside and outside of the office with ease. The additional embedded battery and wireless connectivity on the DS-360W make it a truly portable scanning experience without cables.

Jason Whiley, director of sales, Epson Middle East, says: “It’s easy to scan wherever you are with these fastest portable business scanners on the market1 at 25ppm1, in both double and single-sided, and at 300dpi in both colour and monochrome. They’re made even more efficient with Super Speed USB 3.0 connectivity and a 20-page document feeder. The built-in battery, wireless connectivity and on-the-go charging via USB allow you to scan anywhere.”

Excellent media versatility

Both models are capable of scanning a wide range of media, including envelopes, and can scan cards and paper between 52-230gsm. They are ideal wherever there is a need to scan and capture paper documents such as business cards or signed forms.

Wireless connectivity on the DS-360W

Scan documents easily to mobiles and tablets with wireless connectivity for a cable-free experience. Plus the battery and ability to charge the device on the go make it ideal for staff outside the office. And when teamed with the free download of Epson’s Document Capture Pro software, it can be seamlessly integrated into businesses’ workflow via most common Document Management Systems. In combination with Document Capture Pro, the DS-360W offers many ‘scan-to’ functions, including scan-to-cloud, scan-to-email and scan-to-SharePoint alongside many other document imaging features such as barcode recognition and zonal OCR-A / B support.

The WorkForce DS-360W and DS-310 are available from January 2017,

Features

  • Portable business scanner for managing documents quickly and effectively while on the move
  • The fastest scanner in its class1 – 25ppm scan speed, both double-sided and single-sided, in colour at 300dpi
  • Handles paper weights from 52 to 230gsm
  • Can scan a wide range of media, including envelopes, business cards, receipts and more
  • Dedicated card scan function, for IDs, driving licences, membership cards and more
  • USB 3.0 compatible
  • Embedded battery (DS-360W only)
  • Wi-Fi connectivity for even greater mobility (DS-360W only)
  • 20-page ADF speeds up workflows
  • Windows and Mac compatible
  • Save documents as searchable PDFs, Excel and Word files, and more.
  • Epson Scan 2.0 and Document Capture Pro

[1] Compared to Personal Mobile Scanners as defined by Infosource for EMEA region and based on specifications from competitors’ websites in June 2016.

About Epson

Epson is a global technology leader dedicated to connecting people, things and information with its original efficient, compact and precision technologies. With a lineup that ranges from inkjet printers and digital printing systems to 3LCD projectors, smart glasses, sensing systems and industrial robots, the company is focused on driving innovations and exceeding customer expectations in inkjet, visual communications, wearables and robotics.

Led by the Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation, the Epson Group comprises more than 67,000 employees in 90 companies around the world, and is proud of its contributions to the communities in which it operates and its ongoing efforts to reduce environmental impacts. 

About Epson Middle East:

Epson Middle East oversees Epson’s operations in the Middle East markets, in close coordination with Epson Europe. Headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Epson Middle East works closely with a network of resellers and distributors across Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Oman, Qatar and Yemen, ensuring the availability of its wide, technologically-advanced product range to businesses and consumers in the region.