From the Manufacturer
The ScanSnap S1500M provides Mac users an effective way to greatly reduce paper clutter, storage space, and security risk associated with unmanaged paperwork at home or office. Even better, documents canned by ScanSnap take on a higher level of accessibility and usefulness once liberated into the digital realm. Find out how others are freeing up time, space and even money.
The ScanSnap S1500M for Mac scans up to 20 pages per minute in color, grayscale, or black & white at an uncompromising 300 dpi resolution. Stack up to 50 pages into the automatic document feeder (ADF) and press the "SCAN" button to scan both sides of each page in a single pass. The S1500M automatically recognizes the size of each document, detects and corrects for skew, and shows images in their proper orientation with blank pages removed.
Intelligent Paper-Feed Detection
ScanSnap S1500M for Mac is equipped with a multi-feed detection sensor that can be turned on to help you avoid losing images. What's more, an interactive interface allows users to easily and quickly bypass intentional double-feeds such as a taped-receipt on an expense report or even a sticky note.
Simply load a stack of documents into the automatic document feeder and press the "Scan" button. Capable of holding up to 50 pages in the feeder, ScanSnap S1500M scans both sides simultaneously at a speed of up to 20 pages per minute.
ScanSnap Carrier Sheets
The included carrier sheet allows ScanSnap S1500M the flexibility to digitize large double-letter size documents (A3/B4), photographs, as well as magazine and newspaper clippings. Carrier sheets can be scanned in succession or mixed in with paper documents.
Scanning to the Cloud
The ScanSnap S1500M provides users direct scanning to Evernote and Google Docs, as well as Salesforce CRM and SharePoint Online (for Windows). It also brings two additional cloud syncing functions: Scan to SugarSync and Scan to Salesforce Chatter. Now you can seamlessly scan and save your scanned files to the cloud for fast and easy accessibility from just about anywhere.
Intelligent Features for Nearly Effortless Scanning
The ScanSnap S1500M features a powerful set of automated image processing functions including Auto skew correction, Auto orientation, and Auto color detection. These intelligent features work behind the scenes to help ensure scanned content looks great without effort.
Generate Editable Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint Files
Need to make a quick alteration, enhance productivity by scanning paperwork with machine-print back into an editable version with the included ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap software for PC and Mac.
Useful Scanning Software Included
The ScanSnap S1500M comes with the tools you need to get the most out of your ScanSnap. Included in the package are several useful applications that work with Mac and PC:
Cardiris V3.6 (Mac)--With Cardiris business card OCR software for Mac adding and managing contact information is a breeze. Scanned business card info can be edited and then exported to Address Book, Entourage, AppleWorks, vCard and other contact management systems.
ABBYY FineReader for ScanSnap (Mac and PC)--This popular OCR (optical character recognition) software lets you scan documents with machine print directly to Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Adobe Acrobat 9 Professional--Create and reliably share PDF documents. Combine files from multiple applications in a single PDF file. Easily create fillable PDF forms to collect data electronically. And apply basic document security features.
Scan to Mobile--With the free ScanSnap Connect app, you can link ScanSnap to an iPad or iPhone for viewing on the go.
- Interface: USB 2.0
- Scanner Type: ADF (Automatic Document Feeder), duplex color scanning
- Scanning Modes: Color / Grayscale / Monochrome / Automatic Detection
- Image Sensor: CCD (Charge coupled device) x 2
- Light Source: White cold cathode discharge lamp
- Optical Resolution: 600 dpi x 2
- Scanning Speeds: 5-20 sheets per minute (depending on quality selected)
- Document Sizes: A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, Business Card, Letter, Legal and Custom sizes with carrier sheet
- Paper Chute Capacity: Maximum 50 sheets (Letter size at 20 lb or 80 g/m2)
- Dimensions: 11.5" x 6.3" x 6.2" (292 x 159 x 158mm)
- Weight: 6.62 lb (3.0 kg)