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PDS-6000 | Desktop

RRP Price 1,999.00 INC GST

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The Brother PDS-6000 is a robust and accurate professional document scanning solution with an ultra-fast 2-sided (duplex) scan capability of up to 80ppm/(160ipm) that offers efficiency-enhancing benefits for medium to large-size businesses. Featuring a large 100-sheet A4 Automatic Document Feeder (ADF), this scanner is capable of capturing a wide range of documents from multi-page reports to business cards and receipts. Boasting various image optimisation features including an advanced roller and ultrasonic multi-feed detection systems, the PDS-6000 ensures your important documents are of the highest professional standard, making it the ideal business choice to achieve fast and reliable workflow integration.Warranty:Free local phone support for the life of the product.3 Years Return To BaseWarranty Information

  • Ideal for high volume scanning environments – daily duty cycle of up to 6,000 pages
  • Fast Duplex Scanning Speed - up to 80ppm (160ipm) automatic 2-sided (duplex) colour scan
  • Multi-page scanning - up to 100 sheets (ADF)
  • High-precision scanning – up to 600 dpi with a robust collection of image optimisation features
  • Advanced scanning features - ultrasonic multi-feed detection system, reverse roller paper separation system and batch barcode support
  • Versatile media handling – easily scans business and plastic cards, and documents up to 6m in length
  • Scan To: Email Client/ OCR/ Image/ File/ FTP/ Network/ SharePoint
  • Kofax 5.1 VRS Elite compatibility – applies appropriate image correction settings for optimal results
  • TWAIN, ICA, WIA, SANE and ISIS Support
  • Wide range of support for Windows, Mac and Linux operating systems
  • General
    • FunctionsHigh Speed Sheetfed Colour Scanner
    • EngineDesktop
    • Standard Memory512 MB
    • Carrier Sheet ScanYes
    • Plastic Card ScanThickness - 16 mil to 30 mil (0.4 mm to 0.76 mm)
      Size - 70-95mm(L) x 51-55(W) x 0.76mm(Thick)
    • Multi Feed SensorYes
  • Display
    • LCD Display16 Characters x 2 lines LCD with Backlight
  • Paper Handling
    • Output Paper CapacityUp to 100 sheets
    • ADFUp to 100 sheets / 1 Card with Carrier Sheet
    • Media Weight GeneralSingle Sheet: 28 to 400 gsm
      Multiple Sheets: 28 to 400 gsm
      Plastic Card: 0.76mm(Thick)
      (Embossed: up to 1.25mm)
    • Media Size GeneralSingle Sheet: 51 to 218 mm(W) x 54 to 5994 mm(L)
      Mulitple Sheet: 51 to 218 mm(W) x 54 to 356 mm(L)
      Plastic Card: 70-95mm(L) x 51-55(W) x 0.76mm(Thick), Embossed: up to 1.25mm
    • Media Size ADFSingle Sheet: 51 to 218 mm(W) x 54 to 5994 mm(L)
      Mulitple Sheet: 51 to 218 mm(W) x 54 to 356 mm(L)
      Plastic Card: 70-95mm(L) x 51-55(W)
    • Media Type GeneralSingle Sheet: All types (using carrier sheet)
      Multiple Sheets: Plain Paper, Business Card, Plastic Card
  • Digital Scanner
    • Scanner Colour/MonoColour
    • Scanner Colour Depth48 bit input / 24 bit output colour
    • Scanner TypeSheet Fed Digital
    • Scanning TechnologyDual CCD
    • Scan SpeedSimplex: Colour/Mono: 80ppm (A4@200/300dpi), 20ppm (A4@600dpi)
      Duplex: Colour/Mono: 80ppm/160ipm (A4@200/300dpi), 20ppm/40ipm (A4@600dpi)
    • Scanner Resolution (Optical)Up to 600 x 600 dpi
    • Scanner Resolution (Interpolated)Up to 600 x 600 dpi
    • 2 Sided ScanYes
    • Scanning AreaWidth up to 216mm, Length up to 5994mm
    • Scanner Grey Scale256 levels
    • Scan to KeysScan To: Email Client/ OCR/ Image/ File/ FTP (Windows Only) / Network
    • Scanner CompatibilityWindows 10/ 8/8.1/ Windows7/ XP/ Vista
      Mac OSX 10.8 or greater
      Linux RedHat9 / Ubuntu6.06 / Ubuntu / Fedora / OpenSUSE / Mandriva / Debian
    • Twain CompliantTwain 2.2 / ISIS and WIA for Windows 10/8/8.1 / Windows7/ XP / Vista
      Twain 2.2 / ICA for Mac OSX 10.8 or greater (Download)
      Sane for Linux (Download)
    • Scanner Driver FunctionsTwain Windows and Mac: ADF Auto Deskew, ADF Auto Deskew, Auto Crop, Blank Page Skip, Base Color Removal, 2 in 1 Scan, 1 to 2 Scan, Automatic Image Rotation, Color Dropout, Punch hole removal, Barcode Detection
    • Scanner Warm Up Time0 Seconds
    • ISISYes
  • Software
    • Software IncludedWindows: Button Manager V2/ DS Capture/OmniPage SE 18/ QuickScan Pro Trial
      Mac: DS Capture/ PageManager 9 (Web download only)
    • Kofax VRSYes (Windows)
  • Connectivity
    • InterfaceUSB 3.0 @ Superspeed, USB 2.0 @ Hi-Speed
  • Options
    • Optional OtherSeperation Pad for ADF, Pickup Roller for ADF, Reverse Roller for ADF, Carrier Sheet for Receipt Application, Plastic Card Carrier Sheet
  • Weight and Measures
    • Size316(W) x 187(D) x 183(H)mm
    • Weight4.7 Kg
  • Environment
    • Energy Star CompliantYes Ver 2.0
    • Power ConsumptionPeak: 59W Or less
      Ready: 19W Or less
      Sleep: 1.6W or less
    • Noise Level47dB
    • Sleep ModeYes
  • Others
    • Warranty36 Months Return To Base
    • Carton ContentsPDS-6000, Quick Setup Guide, User's Guide, DVD (Windows), AC Adaptor, Power Cord, USB 3.0 cable


Paper Feed Kit

Paper Pickup, Paper Feeding Kit (Consists of Pickup Roller,...

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Carrier Sheet

Carrier Sheet, A4, 5 sheets per pack (replace after 500 scans)

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Brother Earth Brother Earth is about taking positive action for a better world. We aim to work together with you to take care of the planet we all share. Following are the Brother Earth features of this product.
ENERGY STAR Brother's Energy Star qualified products help you conserve energy and reduce your electricity bills in your home and work environment
Sleep Mode The sleep mode feature automatically reduces power consumption by powering up again only when you need to print
RoHS Brother products are ROHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) Directive compliant. The use of hazardous materials, regulated by the RoHS EU Directive, are eliminated or are limited during production
ISO14001 All manufacturing facilities of the Brother Group have an environmental management system that meets the standard of ISO14001

PDS-6000 | Desktop