• Review of the Kodak ScanMate i1150WN at PCMagPROS

    Robust, easy-to-deploy software. Excellent OCR accuracy. Includes PDF creation and editing and document management software. Supports numerous network and other connectivity modes.

  • CONS

    Somewhat pricy. Slow at saving to searchable PDF.

  • BOTTOM LINE

    The Kodak ScanMate i1150WN is a bit slow for the price, but this scanner comes with numerous network and other connectivity options and terrific software, and OCR accuracy is above average.

[amazon_link asins=’B01GGKM1LI’ template=’ProductAd’ store=’store-1′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’fec45ce6-c570-11e7-9af1-a1b05a24239c’]The Kodak ScanMate i1150WN ($650) [amazon_link asins=’B01GGKM1LI’ template=’CopyOf-PriceLink’ store=’store-1′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’12aa5b11-c571-11e7-a3d7-e7ef58f37cf8′] from Kodak Alaris is similar in many ways to its previous iteration, the Kodak ScanMate i1150 [amazon_link asins=’B00L4C5TA4′ template=’CopyOf-PriceLink’ store=’store-1′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’3714b6ab-c571-11e7-b28f-c58daea2b76e’], except that it supports both wired and wireless networking. It’s not, however, as fast as some network-ready scanners we have reviewed, including the Editors’ Choice Brother ImageCenter ADS-3600W [amazon_link asins=’B01AD7I6P0′ template=’CopyOf-PriceLink’ store=’store-1′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’6021499b-c571-11e7-b4cc-11e751f8bc0a’] and Epson’s significantly less expensive WorkForce ES-500W Wireless Duplex Document Scanner.[amazon_link asins=’B01M686HSS’ template=’CopyOf-PriceLink’ store=’store-1′ marketplace=’US’ link_id=’767eb0b6-c571-11e7-873a-e74e1794ffd9′] Even though the i1150WN is not lickety-split, it’s plenty fast enough for many micro office and workgroup environments, and it comes with slick and easy-to-use software, making it a good choice for low-to-moderate network document scanning, especially for use at the front desk in medical and dental offices.
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