The ScanSnap iX500 provides PC and Mac users an effective way to greatly reduce paper clutter, storage space, and security risks associated with unmanaged paperwork at home or the office. For even greater accessibility and usefulness, users can now scan wirelessly to a PC or Mac as well as iOS or Android mobile devices.
Easily Transform Paper with the Touch of a Button
Achieving organization with the ScanSnap iX500 starts with the touch of a single button and ends with a host of productivity features that keep you ahead of the stack.
Wi-Fi or USB Connectivity to a Computer
Break free from USB and place ScanSnap just about anywhere in the room with Wi-Fi connectivity to a PC or Mac.
ScanSnap Cloud quickly delivers scans from your ScanSnap iX500 scanner to your favorite cloud service, without the need for a computer or mobile device. Simply press the Scan button. ScanSnap cloud automatically separates your data into documents, receipts, business cards and photos and delivers them directly to your favorite cloud service.
Fast Double-Sided Scanning
Typically, higher quality means lower performance, but the iX500 maintains a double sided scanning speed of up to 25 pages per minute even at 300 dpi in Color!
Built-in "GI" Microprocessor
A dual-core CPU-mounted "GI" processor performs the intelligent image enhancement responsible for great looking images with dramatically faster results and more sophisticated connectivity.
Advanced Paper Feeding System
Inheriting the superior paper feeding technology of our professional-grade scanners, iX500 achieves exceptional feeding reliability using "Separation Roller" technology to minimize jams and multi-feeds.
Advanced Paper Detection
ScanSnap iX500 is equipped with an ultrasonic sensor that can be turned on to help operators avoid losing images. What's more, an interactive interface allows users to easily bypass intentional double-feed such as a taped-receipt on an expense report.
Accelerated Searchable PDF Creation
Making PDF files searchable at the point of scanning is a great way to keep them instantly accessible and now you can create a searchable PDF at nearly the same speed as a standard PDF.
CardMinder Business Card Software
ScanSnap iX500 can quickly scan business cards, extract the content information and place it into editable fields that can be exported to Address Book, Excel, Salesforce, and other contact managers.
View, Manage and edit PDF and JPEG files scanned with ScanSnap on a Windows or Mac platform. Organizer allows users to convert scanned PDF files into searchable content, embed custom keywords, attach to email or SharePoint and remain productive with paperwork long after it is scanned.
ScanSnap Receipt allows users to easily scan and extract information from receipts, and export the data into CSV for easy tax filing. ScanSnap Receipt also supports multiple languages and currencies.
ABBYY FineReader Express Edition for Mac
Quickly convert PDF documents into searchable PDF's with a simple drag and drop functionality of FineReader Express.
Quickly and easily synchronize your scanned documents between ScanSnap Organizer on your computer and the ScanSnap Connect App on your mobile device using Dropbox, Google Drive or OneDrive. ScanSnap Sync automatically synchronizes scanned documents between your computer and mobile device, giving you more flexibility to manage your scanned data.
Scan 'outside-the-box' into virtually any application or cloud service from PC.
Scanning Speed (A4 portrait)
Paper Weight (thickness)
Paper Chute Capacity
Power Consumption / USB Connected
Power Consumption / Wi-Fi Connected
Dimensions (W x D x H)