Epson WorkForce GT-1500 Scanner
At a Glance
The Epson WorkForce GT-1500 is an easy-to-install,
A quick-start button lets you instruct the GT-1500 to perform common scanning tasks, such as creating searchable PDFs or editable text files, quickly. This $350 scanner also comes equipped with a 40-page automatic document feeder for handling multipage document scanning,
The Epson is a simplex (single-sided page) scanner with four customizable buttons (for scanning, printing, e-mailing, and making PDFs). Though it isn't as fast as pricier duplex models, which
The Epson also delivered sharp text and graphics in various color and monochrome tests, and demonstrated high optical character recognition accuracy (using the bundled Abbyy FineReader Sprint 6.0, the scanner yielded several 97 percent error-free documents).
Anyone who needs a reasonably priced simplex document scanner should give serious consideration to the Epson WorkForce GT-1500.