12 x 17-inch unit can hit 600 x 1200 dpi.
Plustek Technology has introduced the Plustek OpticPro A360 scanner. Designed for graphic designers, museums, publishing companies, architecture firms and others, the 12 x 17-in. scanner boasts a maximum resolution of 600 x 1200 dpi. At 300 dpi, the scanner is capable of scanning A3-size color images in 2.48 sec, grayscale images in 1.65 sec, and black-and-white images in 1.65 sec.
The scanner also features one-touch buttons for personalized scan settings, function buttons for scan, copy, fax, e-mail, and PDF conversion. The scanner comes bundled with image-processing and document-management software. Price: $1199.