Brother PDS-5000 Scanner


Brother PDS5000 Scanner

The PDS 5000 High Speed Desktop Scanner offers powerful features for medium to large size businesses and offices with demanding scanning requirements. Using the generous 100 page capacity auto document feeder, this scanner is able to capture single and double sided documents in a single pass at speeds of up to 60ppm, making it perfect for scanning multi page, two sided business documents, as well as single page documents up to 236" long, business cards, and embossed plastic cards . Easily scan to a range of destinations, such as file, OCR, email, FTP, network folders, and Microsoft SharePoint, in a wide variety of file formats including PDF, TIFF, JPEG, as well as Microsoft Office formats. The SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface also enables rapid processing of scanned images to help maximize your business's productivity.

The PDS 5000 boasts various integrated image optimization features, including ultrasonic multi feed detection, background removal, blank page removal and deskew support. It also features batch barcode support for scan job separation, to help simplify file sorting and searching. Plus, the PDS 5000 is compatible with Kofax VRS . An industry leader in image processing software, Kofax VRS dynamically evaluates each scanned page and automatically applies the correct image quality settings for maximum output enhancement, making the PDS 5000 the complete high volume scanning package for your mid to large size business.

Main Features
  • Ideal for High Volume Scanning Environments With a daily duty cycle of up to 6,000 pages
  • High Speed Scanning Scans single and double sided materials in a single pass, in both color and black/white, at up to 60ppm
  • Multi Page Scanning From the generous 100 sheet capacity auto document feeder (ADF)
  • High Precision Scanning Up to 600 dpi optical resolution, plus a robust collection of image optimization features including multistream, dynamic threshold, edge cleanup, hole punch removal, despeckle, color matching, and more
  • Rapid Image Processing Via the SuperSpeed USB 3.0 interface
  • Advanced Scanning Features Including ultrasonic multifeed detection with reversing roller to ensure each page is properly scanned, and batch barcode support for simplified file sorting and searching
  • Versatile Media Handling Easily scans business and plastic cards, including embossed plastic cards, and a variety of documents up to 236" in length
  • Scan Destinations E mail, OCR, File, Image, FTP, Network, Print, and Microsoft SharePoint
  • Kofax VRS Compatible An industry leader in image processing software that automatically examines scanned materials and applies the appropriate image correction settings for optimal scan results
  • Windows, Mac, and Linux compatible
  • Outstanding Support Includes a one year limited warranty plus free phone support for the life of the product

Conditions for the PDS 5000
Barcode Support Barcode types supported: Code 2 of 5 Industrial, Code 2 of 5 Interleaved, Code 2 of 5 Matrix, Code 3 of 9, Code 3 of 9 Extended, Code 93, EAN 8, EAN 13, EAN 128, UCC 128, GS1 128, Patch Code Symbols, UPC A, UPC E, QR Code, GS1 Databar or Reduced Space Symbology (Omnidirectional, Stacked Omnidirectional, Expanded, Expanded Stacked and Limited), Data Matrix ECC200 (sizes 8x8 to 144x144), PDF 417, Micro PDF 417
Daily Duty Cycle Maximum number of scanned pages per day can be used to compare designed durability between like Brother products. For maximum product life, it is best to choose a scanner with a daily duty cycle that exceeds your requirements.
Direct Scanning Destinations Scan to OCR, email, FTP, network, printer, Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Office formats via the included Button Manager V2 software.
Duplex Scan Speed Color and monochrome scan speed with all advanced features turned off, LTR at 300dpi. See for details.
Kofax VRS Compatible with Kofax VRS versions 5.1 and up. Windows only. Additional purchase required.
Max. Paper Size (single sheet) Single sheet, single sided at 200 dpi.
Plastic Card Scanning Plastic card scanning with A4 carrier sheet. Additional purchase required.
Scan Drivers Included ISIS driver not available for Windows XP. SANE driver available for download from Brother Solutions Center. Visit
Scanning Speed Color and monochrome scan speed with all advanced features turned off, LTR at 300dpi. See for details.