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HP Inc. ScanJet G4050 Photo Scanner - Flatbed scanner - 8.50 in x 12.25 in - 4800 dpi x 9600 dpi - USB 2.0 (L1957A#B1H)

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Scan more than just flat items to get surprisingly realistic 3D scans of books and larger items.Enjoy high-definition scans that make beautiful reprints.
  • MacMall Part #: 7173448 
  • Manufacturer Part #: L1957A#B1H 
  • UPC: 882780686793 
  • Platform: Universal 

Scanjet G4050 Photo Scanner

Scanjet G4050 Photo Scanner

Produce creative projects with high-definition photo scans and industry leading color accuracy. Get the most vivid and realistic scans using HP-exclusive 6-color, 96-bit scanning. Scan with fine detail at 4800 x 9600 dpi resolution.

Effortlessly scan stacks of film using a built-in adapter that holds even more slides and negatives. HP makes it easy to restore old or damaged photos and film. You can even remove dust and scratches from film at the touch of a button.

It's fast and easy to preserve all your photo and film memories. Quickly scan multiple photos, slides or negatives to individual files. Make reprints and save scans at the touch of a button. Plus, HP Photosmart software makes it easy to share.

HP Scanjet G4050 Photo Scanner

High-definition photo and film scanning quality

  • Get superior color accuracy and photo reproduction with 6-color, 96-bit scanning - exclusive to HP.
  • Remove dust and scratches at the touch of a button - without the need for software touch-ups.
  • Enjoy high-definition scans that make beautiful reprints with 4800 x 9600 dpi resolution.
  • Preserve crisp text in documents with scans that deliver archival-quality results.
  • Edit text from scanned documents and magazines - such as letters and articles - using included software.

Scan and restore even more slides and negatives

  • Scan up to sixteen 35 mm slides or 30 negative frames - and other film sizes - using a built-in adapter.
  • Bring old or damaged photos back to life by restoring faded color using included software.
  • Automatically remove red eye and enhance details in dark photos using HP Real Life technologies.

Quickly and easily preserve and share memories

  • Enjoy quick, easy scanning of multiple photos, slides or negatives, and then save as separate files.
  • Quickly and easily scan, make reprints or copy documents and save images at the touch of a button.
  • Easily organize, edit and e-mail photos - without large file attachments - using HP Photosmart software.
  • Scan more than just flat items to get surprisingly realistic 3-D scans of books and larger items.

Scanjet G4050 Photo Scanner

Compatible operating system: Windows 2000, XP Home, XP Professional, XP Professional x64, XP Media Center Edition 2005; Mac OS X v 10.3.9, v10.4 and higher

Technical Specs

Type Flatbed scanner - desktop
Interface Type USB 2.0
Max Supported Document Size 8.50 in x 12.25 in
Localization English, French, Spanish / Canada, United States
Input Type Color
Grayscale Depth 8-bit (256 gray levels)
Color Depth 96-bit color
Optical Resolution 4800 dpi x 9600 dpi
Scan Element Type CCD
Control Panel Buttons Functions Scan, copy, Scan film, Scan-to-PDF
Scanner Speed Details 30 sec/scan - photo - color - 10x15cm - 200 dpi ¦ 25 sec/scan - OCR - A4 ¦ 32 sec/scan - film (positives) - 35mm - 300 dpi ¦ 45 sec/scan - film (negatives) - 35mm - 300 dpi ¦ 8.5 sec/scan - preview
Scanner Features HP Real Life Technologies
Compliant Standards TWAIN
Media Handling
Max Document Size 8.5 in x 12.2 in
Supported Document Type Plain paper, slides, bulk objects (such as books), film
Document Feeder Type Manual
Expansion / Connectivity
Interfaces USB 2.0 - Type B
Cables Included 1 x USB cable
Certified for Windows Vista Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.
Environmental Standards
EPEAT Compliant EPEAT Bronze
ENERGY STAR Qualified Yes
Power Device External power adapter
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Power Consumption Operational ( Standby ) 25 Watt
Software / System Requirements
Software Included Drivers & utilities
OS Required Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition, Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Apple MacOS X 10.3.9, Apple MacOS X 10.4 or later, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows Vista (64-bit versions)
System Requirements Details MacOS X 10.3.9 or later - PowerPC G3 - RAM 128 MB - HD 250 MB ( USB ) ¦ Windows 2000/XP - 233 MHz - RAM 128 MB - HD 500 MB ( USB ) ¦ Windows Vista (32/64 bits) - 800 MHz - RAM 512 MB - HD 450 MB ( USB )
Dimensions & Weight
Width 11.9 in
Depth 20 in
Height 4.3 in
Weight 11.68 lbs
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 1 year warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 1 year
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 50 °F
Max Operating Temperature 95 °F
Humidity Range Operating 0 - 90%
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