Plustek Releases OpticBook 3800 Scanner

Plustek Technology Inc., a manufacturer of consumer, prosumer and professional imaging devices, announced today the launch of the Plustek OpticBook 3800, a cost effective, simple, innovative solution for scanning books, magazines and bound materials. This scanner is ideal for comic book collectors, rare book collectors and sellers, eBay book sellers, education personnel, and college students. 

Using Plustek's patent-pending Shadow Elimination Element (SEE™) Technology, the OpticBook 3800 can scan any book without the book spine shadow and distorted text associated with book scanning on flatbed scanners. The OpticBook 3800 includes everything needed to create searchable PDFs from books, magazines and bound materials. The book scanning and creation software is easy to use and is an affordable solution for all home users, libraries, copy rooms, students, teachers, universities, and anyone that wants to turn books, magazines and other bound material into digital files. 

Key Features Include: 

USB 2.0 interface

SEE Technology for distortion free book page images

Up to 1200 dpi resolution

4 single touch buttons to simplify scanning task

Fast scan speed seven seconds for an A4-size color, grayscale, black and white scan at 300 dpi

Ergonomic design for fast and efficient scanning


All Plustek products can be purchased from authorized resellers, DMRs, VARs, and distributors NewWave Technologies, Ingram Micro and D&H. For more information, please contact Plustek at