Plustek is one of the most popular scanner brands as well as being well known for its .
If you are wondering how Plustek scanners compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared 380+ scanners by objectively and impartially analysing 420+ user and expert reviews and 5 awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Plustek are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and moderately popular scanners and start at $79 for the S410 which is a 600 x 600 scanner, a scanner that has a 216 max scan size and a sheetfed / adf scanner and go up to $1,999 for the SC8016U which is a 600 x 600 scanner, a scanner that has a misc max scan size and an adf scanner. The average price of a new Plustek scanner is $481.
Plustek are recognised for their wide selection of mid-range and moderately popular scanners.
Is Plustek the Best Scanner Brand?
So are Plustek scanners any good? We give every scanner a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all scanners we are able to impartially rank all the scanner brands.
Plustek is ranked the No. 4 best scanner brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Plustek is the 4th best scanner brand out there.
Let's look at how Plustek scanners compare to the other scanner brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All scanner Brands
There's a wide selection of Plustek scanners available compared to other scanner brands, with 10 Plustek scanners currently on the market in the US.
Plustek scanners tend to be cheaper than most other scanner brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers. Plustek also have worse reviews than the typical scanner brand, with the average rating of a Plustek scanner being 58%.
No. Of Scanners
Average Price $531
Price Distribution of All Scanners
No. Of Scanners
Average Price $481
Price Distribution of Plustek Scanners
What Do the Plustek Scanner Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every Plustek scanner to work out the average distribution of reviews for Plustek and then compared this to the other scanner brands.
Plustek has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert reviews for its scanners than most other brands.
Over 80% of expert reviews for Plustek scanners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 92% across all scanner brands.
How Many Industry Awards Have Plustek Scanners Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we couldn't find any industry awards for Plustek scanners. The table below shows the number of awards received by the most popular scanner brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.