PDS-5000 Color Desktop Scanner with Duplex for Higher Scan Volumes

Color desktop scanner features a duplex for higher scan volumes so it's ideal for small or mid-size businesses. Capture single or double-sided documents in a single pass at speeds of up to 60 pages per minute using the generous, 100-sheet, auto document feeder. You can scan multi-page, two-sided business documents, as well as single-page documents up to 236" long, business cards, and embossed plastic cards. Maximum scan size in duplex mode is 8-1/2" x 14". Easily scan to a range of destinations, such as file, OCR, email, FTP, network folders, and Microsoft SharePoint in a wide variety of file formats (PDF, TIFF, JPEG, Microsoft Office). SuperSpeed USB 3.0 connectivity with optical resolution up to 600 dpi enables precision reproduction, plus various advanced scanning features including edge cleanup, hole punch removal, multi-feed detection with reversing roller and batch bar-code separation. Scanner is compatible with Windows, Mac and Linux.

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Scanning Speed ‡ :Up to 60 pages/minute (monochrome & color) : Two-Sided (Duplex) Scanning : Yes :

Duplex Scan Speed ‡ :Up to 60 pages/minute (monochrome & color)

Automatic Document Feeder : 100-sheet capacity ADF

Standard Interface(s) : SuperSpeed USB 3.0 (USB 2.0 compatible)

Networking Capability : No

Direct Scanning Destinations ‡ :File, Image, E-mail, OCR, FTP, Network, Printer, and Microsoft® SharePoint®

LCD Display : 2-line mono :

Maximum Paper Capacity : Up to 100 sheets (ADF) :

Scanning Modes : 24-bit color, 8-bit (256 levels) gray scale, 1 bit monochrome :

Max. Optical Resolution : Up to 600 x 600 dpi :

Image Sensor : Dual CCD :

Daily Duty Cycle ‡ : Up to 6,000 scans per day

Advanced Features

Mobile Device Compatibility‡ :No

Searchable PDF : Yes

Multi-Feed Detection : Yes

Background Removal : Yes

Blank Page Removal : Yes

Deskew Support : Yes

Continuous Scanning Mode : Yes

2-in-1 Scanning : Yes

USB Direct Interface : No

Plastic Card Scanning :Yes (including embossed)‡

Software Included : Nuance™ OmniPage® SE 18 (Windows®), Presto!® PageManager® 9 (Mac®), EMC® Captiva® QuickScan™ Pro Trial (Windows®), DS Capture, Button Manager V2 (Windows®)

Kofax VRS® : Compatible with versions 5.1 and up

Barcode Support : Yes (job separation)

Barcode Types Supported : Code 2 of 5 Industrial, Code 2 of 5 Interleaved, Code 2 of 5 Matrix, Code 3 of 9, Code 3 of 9 Extended, Code 93, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-128, UCC-128, GS1-128, Patch Code Symbols, UPC-A, UPC-E, QR-Code, GS1-Databar or Reduced Space Symbology (Omnidirectional, Stacked Omnidirectional, Expanded, Expanded Stacked and Limited), Data Matrix ECC200 (sizes 8x8 to 144x144), PDF-417, Micro-PDF-417

Multistream : Yes

Color Dropout : Yes (Red / Green / Blue / Custom)

Hole Punch Removal : Yes

Dynamic Threshold : Yes

Digital Imprinter : Yes

Color Matching : Yes

Preview Mode : Yes

Despeckle : Yes


Acceptable Media Types :Paper, business cards, plastic/laminated cards (including embossed)‡

Max. Paper Size (single sheet) :8.5" x 236"‡ : Max. Paper Size (multiple sheets) : 8.5" x 14"

Max. Paper Size (duplex mode) : 8.5" x 14"

Media Weights (single sheet) : 7.5 lb. - 106 lb

Media Weights (multiple sheets) : 7.5 lb. - 106 lb

Minimum Paper Size : 2.0" (W) x 2.13" (L)

Plastic Card Thickness : 0.4mm - 0.76mm / Embossed up to 1.25mm

Plastic Card Sizes (min. / max.) : 2.0"(W) x 2.76"(L) / 2.17"(W) x 3.74"(L)

Scan Drivers Included ‡ :TWAIN, WIA, ICA, ISIS, SANE

Unit Dimensions (W" x D" x H") : 12.4" x 7.3" x 7.2"

Unit Weight : 10.34 lbs

Power Source : AC Adapter (110-120 V, included)

Power Consumption : Ready = 18.5W / Sleep = 1.6W / Scanning = 59W

ENERGY STAR® Qualified : Yes

Operating System Compatibility : Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, Windows® 8.1 or later, Mac® OS X v10.8.x, 10.9.x, 10.10.x or later, Linux® RedHat 9, Ubuntu 6.06, Fedora, OpenSUSE, Mandriva, and Debian

Operating Environment: Humidity : 20% - 80%

Operating Environment: Temperature : 41°F - 95°F (5°C - 35°C)

Carton Contents : PDS-5000 Scanner, AC Adapter with Category B (US) and Category M (Brazil) Power Cords, USB 3.0 Interface Cable (USB 2.0 compatible), Quick Setup Guide, Installation DVD, User's Guide (accessible from DVD), Warranty Sheet, Product Registration Sheet, and Brother Online Insert :

Carton Dimensions (W" x D"x H") : 17.2" x 11.7" x 12.6"

Carton Weight (lbs) : 14.3 lbs

UPC Code : 012502639398

Warranty : 1-Year Limited