Dental PC Geek Corner: Fujitsu SnapScan

September 4th, 2014

In this Month's Geek Corner we are featuring the Fujitsu SnapScan. Our resident expert and engineer Ian Dawson gives his take on this popular scanner - rating from 1 to 4 on the Geek Meter.

Ian has been working with SnapScan scanners for over a year and has installed these devices in numerous dental offices. Here is his review on the Pros and Cons of the device.

Fujitsu SnapScan Pros:Screen Shot 2557-09-05 at 11.20.20 AM

  • You can scan Patient Identification Cards & Insurance Cards and extracts the content into editable fields you can export into Excel, Outlook, and other contact manager applications
  • You can scan/feed 20 pages per minute saving time and money for other tasks
  • With the SnapScan Connect app you can link your SnapScan to your iPad or iPhone for viewing - a great convenience
  • Scanner has a stylish and compact design and fits easily onto your desk
  • Scans multiple PDF's into single files
  • Scans front and back automatically
  • One button scan feature directly into desired folder
  • Easy importing and exporting files

Fujitsu SnapScan Cons:

  • Cost for the SnapScan is higher than your average scanner but the quality is superior

Overall, Ian gives the Fujitsu SnapScan a Rating of 4 out of 4 on the Geek Meter. The SnapScan is currently in DentalPC's technology stack and we specify this product regularly. If you would like to know more about this product, contact us today!

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