Photos | Film | Documents
6400 DPI RESOLUTION
• Create sharp, vivid reproductions —
6400 dpi resolution for enlargements up
to 17" x 22"
• Scan 35mm slides, negatives and film —
built-in Transparency Unit
• Scan and share — automatically upload to
Facebook, popular cloud services and more1
• Achieve robust photo restorations —
DIGITAL ICE ® technology removes the
appearance of dust and scratches on film
• Bring faded photos back to life —
Easy Photo Fix ® for one-touch photo restorations
• Achieve greater productivity with
ReadyScan® LED technology — fast scanning,
no warmup time, no mercury
• Scan multiple photos at one time —
auto edge detection crops each image and saves
it as a separate file
• Convert scanned documents into editable
text — ABBYY® FineReader® Sprint Plus OCR
• Brilliant, true-to-life colors — amazing,
48-bit color depth
• Do more — Hi-Speed USB 2.0
*At retail. Excludes
specialty receipt scanners.2
Epson Perfection V550 Photo
Performance. Quality. Versatility.
The Epson Perfection V550 Photo features amazing performance and versatility for any project. 6400 dpi resolution ensures
images are sharp and vivid, whether you’re scanning film, slides, negatives, photos or everyday documents. And, it makes
it easy to create enlargements up to 17" x 22". The V550 Photo will automatically upload your scans directly to Facebook,
Picasa, popular cloud services and more.1 Plus, at the touch of a button, you can restore old photos and negatives, thanks
to Easy Photo Fix. Or, use DIGITAL ICE to remove the appearance of dust and scratches on film. The V550 Photo features
energy-efficient, ReadyScan LED technology for high-speed scanning with no warmup time.
Outstanding resolution for extraordinary
Featuring an optical resolution of 6400 dpi, plus a 3.4 Dmax, the
V550 Photo makes it easy to achieve amazing reproductions up
to 17" x 22." It also features a 48-bit color depth for exceptional
clarity and color.
Powerful productivity and versatility
Scan multiple 35mm slides, negatives and medium-format film
up to 6 x 22 cm, at one time, with the built-in Transparency Unit.
Also, scan multiple photos at one time. Auto edge detection
technology automatically detects the size of each image, crops it
accordingly and saves it as an individual file.
Scan and share instantly1
Epson makes it easier than ever to share special moments
instantly. Just scan your favorite slide, negative or photo and
automatically upload it to Facebook, Picasa and
other photo-sharing web sites. You can even
upload your child’s artwork to share with family
ReadyScan LED technology
This energy-efficient light source uses less
power, while offering faster scans. There’s
no warmup time required. Best of all, with
no mercury included, this LED technology
is better for the environment than traditional
cold cathode fluorescent lamps.
Easy Photo Fix
Restore faded color photos, slides and negatives back to their
original brilliance with Easy Photo Fix scanning technology,
exclusively from Epson. Just scan your old family photos and
renew the color with one click.
For more information on Epson’s environmental
programs, go to eco.epson.com
• ENERGY STAR ® qualified
• RoHS compliant
• Mercury-free LED light source
• LED light source — lower energy
consumption than a fluorescent lamp
• Recyclable product 3
• Epson America, Inc. is a
SmartWay SM Transport Partner 4
Before DIGITAL ICE and Easy Photo Fix
After DIGITAL ICE and Easy Photo Fix
One-stop photo restoration with
Eliminating the need for costly photo retouching services,
DIGITAL ICE makes it easier than ever to achieve remarkable
scans. This innovative technology removes the appearance of
dust and scratches on film.
1 Requires Easy Photo Scan software (included). Mac ® version may require software download.
2 Based on U.S. and Canada NPD retail scanner databases, March 2013. NPD sample period CY2012.
3 See our website for convenient and reasonable recycling options at www.epson.com/recycle
4 SmartWay is an innovative partnership of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that reduces greenhouse gases and other air pollutants and improves fuel efficiency.
Product Name Product Code UPC
Epson Perfection V550 Photo B11B210201 0 10343 90845 1
Type Flatbed color scanner with TPU
Optical Resolution 6400 dpi with Epson MatrixCCD®
Maximum Hardware Resolution 6400 x 9600 dpi with Micro Step Drive™ technology
Maximum Interpolated Resolution 12,800 dpi
Effective Pixels 54,400 x 74,880 (6400 dpi)
Color Scan Mode (bit depth) 48-bit internal/external
Grayscale Scan Mode (bit depth) 16-bit internal/external
Optical Density 3.4 Dmax
Scaling (zoom) 50 – 200% (1% step)
Transparency Unit 35mm film –12 negatives/4 slides
Medium-format film (up to 6 x 22 cm)
Buttons 4 customizable buttons: Scan, Copy, Email and PDF
Maximum Read Area 8.5" x 11.7", TPU 2.7" x 9.5"
Light Source ReadyScan LED technology
Scanning Speed 6400 dpi High-speed Mode
Monochrome 21.00 msec/line
Full color 21.00 msec/line
Reliability MCBF — 30,000 cycles
Environmental Conditions Temperature (Operating) 10 ° to 35 °C (50 ° to 95 °F)
Humidity (Operating) 10 – 80%, (no condensation)
Power Requirements Voltage AC 100 – 120 V
Frequency 50 – 60 Hz
Power consumption 16.5 W
Ready mode 5.5 W
Sleep 1.6 W
Off 0.4 W
Maximum Scan Area 8.5" x 11.7"
Connectivity Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Operating Systems Windows® 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista®, Windows XP,
Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Mac OS® X 10.5.x – 10.8.x
Weight and Dimensions (W x D x H) Product Only: 9.6 lb, 11.2" x 19.1" x 4.6"
Product in Package: 12 lb, 22.75" x 7.25" x 14.5"
Software Included Epson Scan with Epson Easy Photo Fix technology,
ABBYY FineReader Sprint OCR, Epson Easy Photo Scan
What’s in the Box Epson Perfection V550 Photo color scanner, CD-ROM software,
Start Here poster, Hi-Speed USB 2.0 cable, AC adapter and
power cable, film holders
Warranty One-year limited warranty in the U.S. and Canada
Country of Origin Indonesia
Epson Perfection V550 Photo SpecificationsPhotos | Film | Documents
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