Canon remains at the forefront with two faster scanner models

CanoScan 8800F Amstelveen, The Netherlands, 20th August, 2007: Canon today announces the launch of two new additions to its CanoScan range: the CanoScan 8800F and CanoScan LiDE90. Benefiting from zero warm-up time and faster scan speeds, the 4800dpi CanoScan 8800F is up to 6 times quicker than its predecessor, the 8600F. Replacing the LiDE 70, the designer-styled CanoScan LiDE90 offers faster scanning speeds and a more compact form, making it the smallest CIS (Contact Image Sensor) scanner in its class.

CanoScan LiDE90

The CanoScan 8800F features:

  • 4800x9600dpi resolution with 48-bit colour
  • High speed – approx. 7 seconds for A4 (300dpi)
  • Zero warm-up time with high brightness white LED
  • 35mm (strip and slide) and 120 format film scanning
  • Comprehensive software including Adobe PhotoShop Elements, ArcSoft PhotoStudio, ScanSoft OmniPage SE and LaserSoft SilverFast SE
  • FARE Level 3 automatic dust and scratch removal, grain reduction and backlight correction

 The CanoScan LiDE90 features:

  • Compact and sleek LiDE styling
  • 2400x4800dpi resolution
  • 12 second scanning for A4 (300dpi)
  • Dedicated buttons for quick copy, scan, email and PDF creation
  • Conveniently powered by USB cable
  • Automatic dust and scratch removal, grain reduction and backlight correction

The CanoScan 8800F is aimed at graphic designers, artists and advanced photographers seeking optimal scanning quality. The CanoScan LiDE90 will appeal to bargain hunters looking for a stylish and space-saving solution.

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