Brother ADS-1200 A4 Compact Document Scanner

Model: ADS-1200

  • USB
  • 25 ppm (Black) 25 ppm (Colour)
  • 5 ppm (Black, USB BUS Powered)
  • 5 ppm (Colour, USB BUS Powered)
  • 600 x 600dpi
  • Double Sided Scanning
  • Windows 10 Compatible
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    • Overview

      Everyday document scanning

      Portable, compact document scanner

      Whether it’s utility bills, business documents or contracts these days we want to store our data digitally and have access to it instantly. With the ADS-1200 portable document scanner, you can make this possible.

      Key Features

      • Fast 2-sided scan speeds up to 25 pages / 50 images per minute (ppm/ipm)
      • 20 sheet automatic document feeder (ADF)
      • Enhanced portability - option to power the device through USB 3.0 ports, when AC power is restricted
      • Dedicated plastic ID card scanning slot
      • A vast range of scan to features - including PDF, file, e-mail and USB host
      • Industry leading Nuance Power PDF software

      Portable scanning

      Designed with flexibility in mind, the portable sheetfed ADS-1200 can be powered using USB 3.0 connected to a laptop or compatible device. You can now take your scanner with you, scanning when it’s most convenient.

      Mixed media, consistent results

      Scanning 2-sided multi-page documents has never been easier. Using the ADF, you can scan 25ppm with ease. Whilst a dedicated card slot comfortably handles plastic ID cards, so your records can be easily kept up to date.

      Practical and compact

      The ADS-1200 compact document scanner is ideal when space is limited. Measuring slightly wider than a sheet of A4 paper, you can free-up desk space and reduce clutter.

      Fly-through file transfers

      Spend less time waiting for your files and scan directly to USB stick.

      Simple and fast PDF editing

      Easily create, edit, annotate and combine your scanned documents with industry leading Nuance Power PDF.

    • Specifications

      Display Control panels: LED, keys
      Interface Type USB:
      Super speed micro USB 3.0
      Type B or micro USB 2.0
      Type B, USB 2.0 Host
      Duplex Scanning Double Sided Scanning
      Scan Features Supported file formats: Including TIFF (BW only), JPEG (greyscale/colour), PDF, secured PDF, signed PDF, PDF/A-1b, searchable PDF
      Direct scan: Scan directly to a USB flash memory drive and to a PC without installing any driver
      ID scan: A front in/front out scanning of ISO ID-1 plastic card types such as drivers licenses and insurance cards
      Scan to e-mail: Scan documents as an attachment into your e-mail application
      Scan to OCR: Scan documents directly into your word processing application for instant editing
      Scan to file: Scan to a file on your computer using dedicated software or USB mass storage mode
      Scan to image: Scan into your preferred image editing software
      Greyscale level adjustment: When images are difficult to view due to colour density, images can be set lighter or darker as required using a custom value
      B&W level adjustment: When images are difficult to view due to colour density, images can be set lighter or darker as required using a custom value
      Colour tone adjustment: Sets colour image quality for brightness, contrast and gamma
      Colour drop: Allows you to drop any hue of the red, blue, or green in your scanned image
      Edge emphasis: Increase text definition and density to make it easier to read
      Compression: Used to minimise the size of a scanned file allowing more images to be stored in a given amount of memory space
      Punch hole removal: Produce clean page borders by removing punch hole marks from the scanned image
      Character enhancement: Increase text definition and density to make it easier to read
      Auto deskew: The process of straightening an image that has been scanned at a slight angle
      Detect end of page: Detects end of page and automatically adjusts page size when the length of the document is shorter than the document size selected
      Auto image rotation: Documents can be scanned in any orientation. Automatically changing the direction of the document based on the text orientation
      Background processing: Smooth and remove unwanted colours, creases or shadows from a scan image
      Edge fill: Determines area and colour of the image frame
      Auto colour detection: Set the detection level to pre-sort batched documents between colour and black and white
      Skip blank page: Set the detection level for ignoring any blank pages in your documents by not scanning them
      Margin setting: You can specify margin size around each side of the scanned image
      Single page scan: Feed one page at a time from the ADF even if more documents are set on ADF
      Continuous scan: Continues to scan using the same settings when additional pages are added in the ADF
      2 to 1 scan: Save two-sided documents into a single-page image file
      Barcode detection: Barcode detection allows multiple barcodes and types to be detected simultaneously. A specific barcode location, or type of barcode, can be specified by designating a search area for the barcode or searching by barcode type. To use this function an application that corresponds to the TWAIN barcode detection protocol is required.
      Scan Resolution (Optical) 600 x 600dpi
      Scanner Type Portable, compact document scanner
      Scanning Speed Black: 25ppm
      Colour: 25ppm
      Black, USB Bus Powered: 5ppm
      Colour, USB Bus Powered: 5ppm
      Paper & Handling
      ADF (Auto Document Feed) 20 sheet
      Media Paper input / output: Up to 20 sheets
      Paper size single:
      Width: 51 - 215.9mm
      Length: 51 - 863mm
      Paper size multi:
      Width: 51 - 215.9mm
      Length: 70 - 297mm
      Paper weight: 51.8gsm - 200gsm
      (single paper) 51.8gsm - 128gsm
      (multi paper or long paper) 128gsm - 200gsm
      (not supported by USB bus powered)
      Receipts: Length 76.2 - 355.6mm
      Plastic card size:
      Width: 51 - 55mm
      Length: 80 - 90mm
      Plastic card thickness:
      Plastic card up to 1.02mm
      Embossed up to 1.24mm
      Duty Cycle
      Recommended Monthly Page Volume Maximum daily: Up to 1,000 sheets
      Maximum monthly: Up to 10,000 sheets monthly scan volume
      Operating Systems
      Operating System Windows7: TWAIN, WIA
      Windows 10: (32 and 64 bit editions)
      Windows 8: (32 and 64 bit editions)
      Windows 7: (SP1 32 and 64 bit editions)
      Windows Server 2016, 2012R2, 2012, 2008R2(SP1)
      Macintosh: TWAIN, ICA
      MacOS 10.11.6, 10.12.x, 10.13.x
      Linux: SANE
      Dimensions & Weight
      Dimensions With Carton: (W x D x H) 380mm x 157mm x 200mm
      Without Carton: (W x D x H) 300mm x 103mm x 83mm
      Weight With Carton: 1.9 kg
      Without Carton: 1.36 kg
      Extra Specifications Click here for more Specifications and Brochure
    • In the Box

      AD Adaptor
      Quick Set Up Guide
      Product Safety Guide
      USB Cable NOT Included
      Warranty Documentation

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