Specifications of the ScanSnap

The following table summarizes the specifications of the ScanSnap.



Product Name

ScanSnap iX100

Scanning method

Manual feed (Continuous Document Feeding (CDF) function supported), simplex scanning, two selectable paper paths (U-turn path (*1), straight path (*2))

Scanning color mode

Simplex, color/gray/black and white/auto (automatic color, gray, and B&W detection)

Optical system/image sensor

Equal-magnification optics/CIS × 1

Light source

3 color LED (Red/Green/Blue)

Scanning speed (A4 portrait)


5.2 sec/sheet


20.4 sheets/minute

Paper size

Refer to the following

Document thickness



USB 2.0/USB 1.1 (connector: USB Micro-B type) (*3)

Wireless LAN (*4)

Refer to Specifications of Wireless LAN

Input power


5 V (USB bus power)

Power consumption

During operation: 4.7 W or less

During sleep mode: 2.2 W or less

Temperature/humidity allowable ranges


During operation: 5 to 35 degrees C/41 to 95 degrees F

During standby: -20 to 60 degrees C/-4 to 140 degrees F

During storage/transportation: -20 to 60 degrees C/-4 to 140 degrees F


During operation: 20 to 80%

During standby: 8 to 95%

During storage/transportation: 8 to 95%

Outer dimensions (Width × Depth × Height)

Min.: 273 × 47.5 × 36 mm/10.75 × 1.87 × 1.42 in. (when the feed guide and output guide are closed)

Max.: 273 × 80 × 59 mm/10.75 × 3.15 × 2.32 in. (when the feed guide and output guide are open)


400 g (approx. 0.77 lb)

Environmental specification

Compliant with the International Energy Star Program, and RoHS Directive


When the output guide is open.


When the output guide is closed.


When the ScanSnap is connected to a USB 3.0 port, the port operates as a USB 2.0 port.


IPv6 is not supported.