I noticed when I switched from an HP S-10 (Photosmart) scanner using
SCSI to the S-20 USB version, the differences were slight,. Using the
same computer configuration, the USB was about 1/3rd slower. But in
fairness, I had to install a USB PCI slot card on that computer, which
was a Pentium 1 running at 100MHz.
Bob Shomler wrote:
> Scan rate statistic in Bruce Fraser's CreativePro review of the RFS 3600 film
> Scanning a full frame at maximum resolution takes a little shy of three
> minutes through SCSI, as opposed to about a quarter of an hour via USB.
> Article at
> I've read that transfer rates are slower for USB vs SCSI, but by 5X? Is this
>representative of other scanners scan times?
> Bob Shomler