Plustek Opticslim 1180 Scanner

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  • 1200 dpi Optical Resolution
  • Color: 48-bit input, 24-bit output
  • Grayscale: 16-bit input, 8-bit output
  • 15 sec (Color, 300dpi, A3) Scan Speed
  • USB 2.0 Interface

Product Description

Plustek Opticslim 1180 Scanner

The Plustek OpticSlim 1180 is an A3, tabloid sized scanner, designed for high quality scanning of Art, photos, scrapbooks, genealogy research, newspaper, historical documents scrapbooks, documents, and other items up to 12 x 17" in size.

Large Format Scanning

Scanning of A3 tabloid size documents and graphics up to 1200 dpi make this scanner ideal for art, scrapbooking, photo scanning and genealogy!

Compact design

With a sleek and compact design, the OpticSlim 1180 uses less desktop and storage space than other A3, tabloid scanners.

Easy to use

Four one-touch buttons for performing pre-set jobs enables users to quickly: scan, email, OCR, or create PDF files.

LED Light Source

The OpticSlim 1180's LED light source provides stable illumination that doesn't change from scan to scan or over the life of the scanner.  This results in higher quality images and no warm-up time is needed.

Environmentally Responsible and Energy-Saving

The OpticSlim 1180 meets ENERGY STAR standards,  and contributes to an environmentally-friendly and responsible work space.

Software Bundled with simple-to-use image processing and document management tools, fast and secure PDF conversion, image organizer with thumbnail viewer, and accurate OCR software.

Technical Specification

Plustek Opticslim 1180 Scanner

Software / System Requirements

System Requirements Details Windows XP/Vista/7/8 - Pentium 4 RAM 512 MB - HD 800 MB
Software Included Plustek DocAction, ABBYY OCR Software, Presto! PageManager 9
OS Required Microsoft Windows Vista / XP / 7 / 8


Scan Element Type Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Input Type Colour
Grayscale Depth 16-bit (64K grey levels)
Grayscale Depth (External) 16-bit (64K grey levels)
Colour Depth 48-bit colour
Colour Depth (External) 48-bit colour
Optical Resolution 1200 dpi
Scan Mode Single-pass
Scanning Sensor Type Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Bulb / Light Source Type LED
Scan Speed 15 sec / page (colour)
Control Panel Buttons Functions Scan, email, OCR
Duty Cycle 2500 scans per day
Compliant Standards TWAIN


Type Flatbed scanner - desktop
Interface Type USB 2.0
Max Supported Document Size 297 x 431.8 mm
Localisation United Kingdom

Media Handling

Max Document Size 297 mm x 431.8 mm
Supported Document Size Details Flatbed - up to 297 x 431.8 mm

Expansion / Connectivity

Interfaces USB 2.0


Power Device External power adapter

Dimensions & Weight

Width 58.9 cm
Depth 40.7 cm
Height 6.8 cm
Weight 4.32 kg

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