Specifications of iX500

The following table summarizes the specifications of iX500.



Product name

ScanSnap iX500

Scanning method

Automatic Document Feeder (ADF), simultaneous duplex scanning

Scanning color mode

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

Optical system/image sensor

Equal-magnification optics/CIS × 2 (front × 1, back × 1)

Light source

3 color LED (Red/Green/Blue)

Scanning speed (A4 portrait)


25 sheets/minute

Paper size

Refer to Documents That Can Be Loaded Directly into iX500

Document thickness

Number of sheets allowed to be loaded

Up to 50 sheets

A4: 80 g/m2 (20 lb)



USB 3.0 (*1)/USB 2.0/USB 1.1 (connector: B type)

Wireless LAN (*2)

Refer to Specifications of Wireless LAN (iX500)

Input power


100 to 240 V ±10%


Single phase

Frequency range

50/60 Hz

Power consumption

USB connection

During operation: 20 W or less

During sleep mode: 1.6 W or less

Wireless LAN connection

During operation: 20 W or less

During sleep mode: 2.5 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.: 292 × 159 × 168 mm/11.50 × 6.26 × 6.61 in. (when the ADF paper chute (cover) is closed)

Max.: 292 × 484 × 293 mm/11.50 × 19.06 × 11.54 in. (when the ADF paper chute (cover) is open and the extension is extended)


3.0 kg (approx. 6.62 lb)

Environmental specification

Compliant with the International Energy Star Program, and RoHS Directive


When the ScanSnap is connected to a USB 3.0 port, the ScanSnap may not be recognized by some computers.

For the latest USB 3.0 information, refer to the ScanSnap Support Site (https://scansnap.fujitsu.com/g-support/en/).


IPv6 is not supported.