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Brother DSMobile DS-820W

Brother DSMobile DS-820W
alaScore 86

78 reviews

Oct, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 78 reviews of Brother DSMobile DS-820W. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and design. The price and size are also appreciated.

usability, size, price, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Brother DSMobile DS-820W is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 56 user reviews of Brother DSMobile DS-820W from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other products in the same category on People are impressed by the price and design. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably.

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93% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Brother DS-820W Wireless Document ScannerBrother DS-820W Wireless Document Scanner

Oct, 2018

Product Specifications


Colour of product:White
Scanner Type:sheet-fed

Input capacity

Standard input capacity:1

Other features

Custom media length:90 - 812.8
Custom media width:55 - 215.9
Scan media weight:60 - 105

Paper Handling

ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6, A7, A8
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5, B6, B7, B8
Legal: Yes
Letter: Yes
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Scanning media types supported:Business Card, Plain paper


Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC
Scan drivers:TWAIN, WIA
Scan file formats:BMP, JPG, PDF, PNG, TIFF
Scan to:E-mail, File, FTP, Image, Memory Card, OCR
Scanning noise level:50
Sensor Type:CIS

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:USB 1.1, USB 2.0, Wireless LAN


Battery Type:Built-in
Input Voltage:5
Power consumption (off):0.05
Power consumption (typical):2.5
Power supply type:USB


Colour scanning: Yes
Duplex scanning: No
Enhanced scan resolution:1200 x 1200
Film scanning: No
Gray scale levels:256
Input colour depth:48
Maximum scan size:210 x 297
Optical scanning resolution:600 x 600
Output colour depth:24

System requirements

Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Enterprise x64, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro x64, Windows 8 x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows Vista Enterprise x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Weight & Dimensions

Height :4.1
Package depth:25.4
Package height:7
Package weight:1.18
Package width:35.4