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Brother ADS-1200 Compact Color Desktop Scanner

BH #BRADS1200 • MFR #ADS-1200
Brother ADS-1200 Compact Color Desktop Scanner
Key Features
  • Optical Resolution: 600 x 600 dpi
  • Simplex Scan Speed: 25 ppm
  • Duplex Scan Speed: 50 ipm
  • Maximum Scan Size: 8.5 x 34"
Designed for home offices and small workgroups, the ADS-1200 Compact Color Desktop Scanner from Brother offers a compact design and simple workflow applications for all your small office needs. Utilizing a 20-page automatic document feeder, the scanner features a 600 x 600 dpi optical resolution, with a maximum interpolated resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi. Simplex scan speeds are a fast 25 ppm, while duplex scan speeds are an impressive 50 ipm. The ADS-1200 scans multiple sheets up to 8.5 x 11", and for single sheets the unit can scan oversize documents up to 8.5 x 34". Multiple "Scan-to" destinations are supported including File, OCR, Email, and USB flash memory drive, and a dedicated card slot makes scanning plastic cards quick and easy. Once scanned, documents can then be optimized with automatic color detection and adjustment, bleed through prevention and background removal, hole punch removal, text enhancement, color drop, deskew, and more. Additionally, the ADS-1200 includes a software suite with document management tools and OCR (optical character recognition) software.
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Brother ADS-1200 Overview

Designed for home offices and small workgroups, the ADS-1200 Compact Color Desktop Scanner from Brother offers a compact design and simple workflow applications for all your small office needs. Utilizing a 20-page automatic document feeder, the scanner features a 600 x 600 dpi optical resolution, with a maximum interpolated resolution of 1200 x 1200 dpi. Simplex scan speeds are a fast 25 ppm, while duplex scan speeds are an impressive 50 ipm. The ADS-1200 scans multiple sheets up to 8.5 x 11", and for single sheets the unit can scan oversize documents up to 8.5 x 34". Multiple "Scan-to" destinations are supported including File, OCR, Email, and USB flash memory drive, and a dedicated card slot makes scanning plastic cards quick and easy. Once scanned, documents can then be optimized with automatic color detection and adjustment, bleed through prevention and background removal, hole punch removal, text enhancement, color drop, deskew, and more. Additionally, the ADS-1200 includes a software suite with document management tools and OCR (optical character recognition) software.

  • 20-page automatic document feeder for multiple sheet scans up to 8.5 x 11"
  • 600 x 600 dpi optical resolution for clear and sharp document scanning
  • 25 ppm simplex scan speed
  • 50 ipm duplex scan speed
  • Single page scanning up to 8.5 x 34"
  • Scan-to destinations including File, OCR, Email, USB flash memory drive, and more
  • Dedicated card slot for scanning plastic cards
  • Image correction features include automatic color detection and adjustment, bleed through prevention and background removal, hole punch removal, text enhancement, deskew support, and color drop
  • 1000-page daily duty cycle for scanning
    UPC: 012502651956

    Brother ADS-1200 Specs

    Key Specs
    Scanner Type
    Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
    Scanner Maximum Resolution
    600 dpi (Optical)
    600 x 600 dpi (Hardware)
    1200 x 1200 dpi (Interpolated)
    Scanner Color Depth
    48-Bit (Internal)
    24-Bit (External)
    Power Source
    AC Adapter (Included)
    Scanner
    Scanner Type
    Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
    Scanner Maximum Resolution
    600 dpi (Optical)
    600 x 600 dpi (Hardware)
    1200 x 1200 dpi (Interpolated)
    Scan Modes
    Color, Grayscale, Monochrome
    Scanner Color Depth
    48-Bit (Internal)
    24-Bit (External)
    Grayscale Depth
    8-Bit (Internal)
    Image Sensor
    2x Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
    Duplex Scanning
    Yes
    Single Pass Duplex
    Yes
    Scan Speed
    Duplex Speed
    50 ipm in Black & White
    Simplex Speed
    25 ppm in Grayscale
    25 ppm in Color
    File Formats
    BMP, DOCX, JPEG, Multi-Page PDF, PDF, PDF/A, TIFF
    Scanner Media Handling
    Paper Capacity
    ADF: 20x Sheet
    Multi-Feed Detection
    No
    Daily Duty Cycle
    1000 Scans
    Special Media Support
    ID Card
    Connectivity
    Inputs/Outputs
    Micro-USB 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1
    Scanner Drivers
    TWAIN, WIA, ICA, SANE
    OS Compatibility
    Linux
    Windows
    macOS
    General
    Power Source
    AC Adapter (Included)
    Battery
    No
    Input Power
    110 to 120 VAC, 60 Hz
    Power Consumption
    0.1 W (Off)
    1.3 W (Sleep)
    3.2 W (Ready)
    8 W (Maximum)
    Certifications
    ENERGY STAR
    Dimensions (W x H x D)
    11.7 x 3.4 x 3.9" / 29.72 x 8.64 x 9.91 cm
    Weight
    3.3 lb / 1.5 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight
    4.375 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
    17.1 x 7.8 x 6.9"

    Brother ADS-1200 Reviews

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    How well does this scanner scan photos?

    How well does this scanner scan photos?
    Asked by: Richard
    While this Brother ADS-1200 Compact Color Desktop Scanner, is not a dedicated photo scanner. This is a color document scanner, you should be able to scan photos, but note: when you scan photos it can curl the photos.
    Answered by: Moe
    Date published: 2021-08-31

    Is this a good scanner for Photographs?

    Is this a good scanner for Photographs?
    Asked by: Richard
    No this is not a photo scanner. A flatbed scanner is what you need to scan photos.
    Answered by: Larry
    Date published: 2021-08-18

    What kind of usb cable does it need?

    What kind of usb cable does it need?
    Asked by: Nathan
    It uses a usb cable which is included to connect the scanner to the computer.
    Answered by: Larry
    Date published: 2021-10-01

    Will this work with (M1)Mac OS Big Sur ?

    Will this work with (M1)Mac OS Big Sur ?
    Asked by: V W
    Yes, the Brother ADS-1200 Compact Color Desktop Scanner would be compatible for use with Apple's macOS 11 Big Sur operating system. You may visit the manufacturer's website to download the correct drivers for your scanner and your operating system.
    Answered by: Manzell
    Date published: 2021-03-23
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