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ScanMaker 3630

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ScanMaker 3630
Quick Specs

True 42-bit capable

1200 x 600 dpi optical resolution

8.5" x 11.7" scan area

Slim space-saving design and 3D-Lid

Software from brand leaders

USB interface

The ScanMaker 3630 brings the fun of scanning into every home. Affordable and versatile, with 1200 x 600 dpi and true 42-bit capable color, this scanner provides sharp details and rich color reproduction. The ScanMaker 3630 also includes powerful software that allows everything from easy one-click photo enhancement to photo organization and sharing. This combination of easy-to-use features, space-saving design with built-in document tray and affordability makes this scanner the perfect choice for family or first-time users.

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Bit Depth

42-bit capable

Color Passes

Single pass

Optical Resolution

1200 x 600 dpi

Max. Interpolated Resolution

19,200 x 19,200 dpi

Scan Area

8.5" x 11.7"

Interface Type




Included Software

MGI PhotoSuite III SE (PC)
ScanSoft TextBridge Pro 8.0 (PC)
Microtek TWAIN Scan Utility (PC)
Adobe Acrobat Reader (PC)

Included Hardware

Power Adapter

PC System Requirements

32MB RAM (64MB recommended); Pentium PC or higher
USB: USB port & Windows 98/2000/Me/XP

Image Sensor

5,100-element CCD



Scanner Weight

5.8 lbs.

Shipping Weight

7.8 lbs.

Scanner Dimensions

17.6" x 11.4" x 3.3" (LxWxH)

Box Dimensions

21" x 14.7" x 5.5" (LxWxH)

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Features & Benefits

USB interface

Easy setup in minutes. Windows 98/2000/Millennium Edition. Fast scanning.

1200 x 600-dpi Optical Resolution

Take small images and enlarge them without sacrificing quality. Gives the detail you need to make accurate duplicates of your photos and documents. CCD element for depth-of-field scanning of 3D objects and books.

True 42-bit capable

Captures trillions of colors in one pass for true-to-life color matching. Provides for the most accurate photo reproduction. Delivers the subtle detail in highlights and shadows that 36-bit scanners cannot provide.


Expansion lid for bulky items - scan books, magazines, and 3D objects with ease. Convenient paper tray built in to help you organize and make use of your available desk space.

Slim space-saving design

Preserves precious desk space with compact and slim space-saving design. Unclutter your desk with space-saving integrated document and photo tray.

Easy to use

Step-by-step easy-to-use software included. Easy-to-follow instructions on setup and use included. USB connection for easy hassle-free installation.

Software from brand leaders

MGI PhotoSuite III: All-in-one photo album. Scan images, enhance photos at the touch of a button, compose projects, organize your images, and share images with family and friends. ScanSoft TextBridge Pro: Save time and effort having to retype documents. Scan in your documents and change the text and formatting you want with ease.

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ScanMaker 3630 scanner

Power adapter

Microtek software CD

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* The following are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies: ScanMaker and ScanWizard of Microtek International, Inc.; Macintosh, iMac, G3, and G4 of Apple Computer, Inc.; Windows of Microsoft Corporation; Kodak, Digital Science, and the ds monogram symbol of Eastman Kodak Company. All other trademarks or registered trademarks are the property of their respective holders.