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HP's Scanjet 4670 see-thru scanner offers a breakthrough, ultrathin, space-saving design

HP annouces the next evolution of scanner function and ease-of-use. The Scanjet 4600 see-through flatbed scanner and Scanjet 4670 see-through vertical scanner offer a breakthrough, ultra-thin design. At about the width of a spiral notebook and featuring an 8.5 x 11-inch see-through window, the scanners shed the bulky design of older scanners and now closely resemble an elegant picture frame...
HP Scanjet 4670 datasheet (PDF)


HP's Scanjet 4670 see-thru vertical scanner offers a first-to-market breakthrough, ultrathin, vertical space-saving design. At approximately the width of a spiral notebook and with an 8.5” x 11” see-thru window, this scanner resembles a picture frame. The seethru window is made of durable, tough, polycarbonate that resists breaking and scratching. The scanner's unique design allows it to be used in a variety of positions to easily capture hard-to-scan items as well as conveniently sits upright in a holder to save space.

Consumers can use the scanner to convert traditional photos and documents into a flexible format for digital sharing. A transparent materials adapter is included to capture scans from negatives and slides. Larger items can be scanned in sections and easily reassembled using ArcSoft Panorama Maker™ software. The scanner produces true-to-life images at 2400-dpi optical resolution and 48-bit color for sharp, clear
• View objects as you scan them through the see-thru window
• Take advantage of the unique ultra-thin space-saving design, which allows the scanner to sit upright in a holder, taking up the width of a spiral notebook, or be used like a flatbed scanner on your desktop
• Transform traditional slides and negatives into flexible digital image files using the included transparent materials adapter (TMA)
• Easily reassemble photos and documents scanned in sections with included ArcSoft Panorama Maker software
• Produce photo-quality images with 2400-dpi optical resolution and 48-bit color
• Durable, tough, polycarbonate see-thru window resists breaking and scratching
• Use four, one-touch buttons for quick scans, copies, access to HP Instant Share™ or to set the scanner in low-power mode
• Preview scans are ready in as little as six seconds
• Use the scanner in a variety of positions to easily capture hard-to-scan items
• Copy with the easy-to-use copy button and the scanner will automatically crop photos and other items that are smaller than the scanner window
• Share photos easily with custom e-mails that are easy to receive using HP's Instant Share™ – no attachments or slow downloads
• Utilize HP Photo and Imaging software – an easy to learn and use software application for all HP digital imaging products, which allows users to edit, create and print photos, including photo album pages
• Create personalized digital slide shows using HP Memories Disc Creator and view them on a computer or TV via a DVD player

• Included scanner holder for displaying the scanner vertically
• 2400-dpi optical resolution
• 2400 x 2400-dpi hardware resolution
• Up to 999,999-dpi enhanced resolution1
• 48-bit color
• Four, one-touch buttons on front panel display
• Included 35 mm transparent materials adapter (TMA)
• HP Photo & Imaging software
• HP Instant Share technology
• HP Memories Disc Creator software
• HP Scanjet copying software
• Adobe® Acrobat® Reader®
• ArcSoft Panorama Maker
• I.R.I.S. Readiris Pro OCR software
• Preview scan: as little as six seconds
• 4 x 6-inch photo to Microsoft Word: 27 seconds
• Full-page OCR: up to 32 seconds
• 4x6-inch photo to e-mail: up to 22 seconds

Estimated U.S. street price of $199

• Hi-speed USB – compatible with USB 2.0 specifications
• Microsoft Windows 98, 98SE, Me, XP Home and Professional, 2000 Professional
• Mac OS 9.1 or higher, Mac OS X 10.1.5 or 10.2 or higher

16.14” x 11.81” x 0.67”/3.1 lbs

• One year limited warranty backed by HP Customer Care, service and support
• 24-hour electronic support available at

Additional information: HP Scanjet 4670 datasheet (PDF)
August 12, 2003
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