HP Scanjet 8270 Document Flatbed Scanner

  • Scan speed of up to 25ppm (pages per minute)
  • Load up to 50 ages into the automatic document feeder
  • From 150 dpi up to 4800 dpi for professional-quality images

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    HP Scanjet 8270 Document Flatbed Scanner Product Description

    Perform fast document scanning at up to 25 ppm - load up to 50 pages into the automatic document feeder for easy and reliable single or double-sided scanning. Get high quality image scanning too, including 35 mm slides and negatives.  

    The HP Scanjet 8270 Document Flatbed Scanner is designed for professional users in businesses of all sizes who need to digitise and process all kinds of business material - text, photos and even slides - using a high performance scanner.    

    Get fast document scanning and professional results for images and graphics.
    • Easily scan documents at up to 25 pages per minute with a 50-page automatic document feeder. Get unattended scans of two-sided pages with a duplex-capable automatic document feeder. Adjust resolution to fit the job, from 150 dpi up to 4800 dpi for professional-quality images. Scan up to three 35 mm slides or four negatives with an adapter built into the mscanner's lid. Get instant scanner start-up and preview scans within four seconds, with patented HP technology.
      Launch common tasks for increased productivity with one-touch function buttons.
    • Get copies using a one-touch button that sends a scan directly to your default printer. Save time performing common tasks - such as scan to email or create PDF - with one-touch buttons. Fit books, 3-D objects and other large, bulky items under the adjustable lid. Connect quickly to a single PC via USB or using an optional SCSI module assembly accessory (not included). Convenient, landscape-oriented scanning fits easily onto a desk or shelf.
      Ensure high quality results and easy integration into existing document management systems.
    • Get instant compatibility with large scale document management systems using ISIS and TWAIN drivers. Easily store, organise and retrieve digital documents with ScanSoft PaperPort software. Convert scans into editable text with IRIS Readiris Pro OCR software. Edit and restore images - and ensure colour accuracy - with Adobe Photoshop Elements software. Compliant with Kofax VirtualReScan (not included) for high quality results first time, every time.
      Technical specifications
    • Scanner Type - Flatbed, ADF, TMA
    • Scan resolution Optical- Up to 4800 dpi
    • Hardware- 4800 x 4800 dpi
    • Enhanced- Up to 999,999 dpi
    • Bit depth- 48-bit
    • Greyscale- Levels 256
    • Scaling- 10 to 2000% in 1% increments
    • ADF speed- Up to 25 ppm
    • Scan speed- 10 x 15 cm colour photo to Microsoft® Word: less than 25 sec; OCR: less than 33 sec; 10 x 15 cm colour photo to e-mail: less than 32 sec
    • Preview Speed- Up to 4 sec
    • ADF capacity- 50 sheets (75g/m²)
    • Document size- ADF maximum: 216 x 356 mm
    • Transparency Adapter- Built-in Transparent Materials Adapter (TMA); 3 x 35 mm framed slides or film strip with 4 images
    • Control panel- 9 front-panel buttons: Cancel, Copy, Edit text (OCR), E-mail, File document, Power save, Scan document, Scan picture,configuration, 16-character LCD
    • Scan file format- Windows: TIFF, TIFF Compressed, Bitmap, DCX, PCS, JPEG, GIF, FlaxhPix, Plain Text, PDF, HTML, Rich Text; Macintosh: TIFF,PICT, JPEG, GIF, FlashPix, Plain Text, PDF, HTML, Rich Text
    • Photo enhancements- Adaptive Lighting Technology, Image Restoration, Dust & Scratch Removal, Red-eye Removal
    • Software included- HP Photosmart software for Macintosh and Windows, ISIS/TWAIN (Windows only), Adobe Photoshop Elements, I.R.I.S. Readiris Pro OCR, ScanSoft PaperPort (Windows only), NewSoft Presto! PageManager (Mac only), Pixel QuickScan demo (Windows only)
    • Operating systems compatibility- Windows 98, 98 SE, 2000, Me, XP Home, XP Professional; Mac OS X v 10.2, 10.3
    • Minimum system requirements- For HP Photosmart software: Pentium II Celeron or compatible for Microsoft Windows 98, Me, 2000 XP, 64 MB RAM, 175, MB hard disk space, plus 50 MB for full-colour scanning, CD-ROM drive, USB port, IE 5.0 or later; for HP Precision Scan Pro: Pentium II Celeron or compatible for Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, 32 MB RAM, 50 MB hard disk space for full-colour, scanning, CD-ROM drive, 800 x 600 SVGA monitor. Please note that in-box software may require higher minimum system requirements.  Mac OS 9.1 or higher, OS X v 10.1.5, 10.2.3, 10.3 or higher; 233 MHz PowerPC processor; 64 MB RAM (Mac OS X: 128 MB RAM); 240 MB available hard disk space; 9800 x 600, 16-bit colour SVGA monitor; USB port; CD-ROM; HP Memories Disc Creator software requires CD-Writer and 700 MB additional hard disk space
    • Interface and connectivity- Standard: Hi-Speed USB - compatible with USB 2.0 specifications Optional: SCSI module for the scanner
    • Dimensions- (w x d x h) 574 x 399 x 196 mm
    • Weight- 8.6 kg
    • Operating environment-  Operating temperature: 10 to 35º C; storage temperature: -40 to 70º C Operating humidity: 15 to 85% RH; storage humidity: 0 to 90% RH
    • Power requirements- 100 to 240 VAC (+/-10%), 50/60 Hz (+/-3%); consumption: 80 watts maximum

    Technical Specifications


    Type Document scanner - desktop
    Interface Type USB 2.0
    Max Supported Document Size Legal (216 x 356 mm)
    Localisation English, German, French, Italian, Spanish / Europe


    Input Type Colour
    Grayscale Depth 8-bit (256 grey levels)
    Colour Depth 48-bit colour
    Optical Resolution 4800 dpi x 4800 dpi
    Automatic Duplexing Yes
    Scan Element Type CCD
    Control Panel Buttons Functions Scan, copy, email, file, edit text, power save, cancel
    Duty Cycle 1000 scans per day
    Scanner Speed Details 28 sec/scan - photo - colour - 10x15cm ¦ 4 sec/scan - preview ¦ 36 sec/scan - OCR - Letter ¦ 25 ppm - Letter ¦ 5.5 ipm - duplex - Letter
    Compliant Standards TWAIN, ISIS

    Media Handling

    Max Document Size 216 mm x 356 mm
    Supported Document Type Plain paper, slides, film
    Document Feeder Type Manual, automatic
    Document Storage Capacity 50 sheets

    Expansion / Connectivity

    Interfaces USB 2.0


    Included Accessories Transparency adaptor
    Cables Included 1 x USB cable
    Compliant Standards UL, TUV GS, BSMI, cUL, NOM, IEC 60950, CCC

    Environmental Standards

    ENERGY STAR Qualified Yes


    Power Device External power adapter
    Voltage Required AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
    Power Consumption Operational (Standby) 80 Watt

    Software / System Requirements

    Software Included Adobe PhotoShop Elements, Presto! PageManager, Readiris Pro, ScanSoft PaperPort, HP Photosmart Premier, HP Photosmart Essential
    OS Required Apple MacOS 9.1, Apple MacOS X 10.2, Microsoft Windows 2000 / XP, Apple MacOS X 10.3
    System Requirements Details Windows 98SE/2000/ME/XP - Pentium II RAM 64 MB - HD 175 MB ( USB ) ¦ MacOS 9.1 or later - PowerPC - 233 MHz - RAM 64 MB - HD 240 MB ( USB ) ¦ MacOS X 10.1.5 or later - PowerPC - 233 MHz - RAM 128 MB - HD 240 MB ( USB )

    Dimensions & Weight

    Width 57.4 cm
    Depth 39.9 cm
    Height 19.6 cm
    Weight 8.6 kg

    Environmental Parameters

    Min Operating Temperature 5 °C
    Max Operating Temperature 40 °C
    Humidity Range Operating 15 - 80%

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