The Epson Perfection V550 is a budget scanner, meant for scanning graphics - photos, film, etc. It has a 6400 dpi(dots per inch) resolution and it produces sharp scans.
Pro Great scan quality
The scanner has 6400 dpi(dots per inch) scanning resolution. The scanned image is very sharp and clean. It also renders tones accurately.
The image correction/enhancement software(Digital ICE Technology) that comes with the V550 cleans the image of any dust and scratches, adding to the quality.
Pro Four modes make it easy to use
The scanner has 4 different modes that make creating a perfect scan extremely easy. There's the Full Auto, Home, Office and Professional modes.
Full Auto determines what's being scanned and then scans it. Home mode allows some extra settings. Office mode is great for text documents. Professional mode allows for a lot of settings to be changed.