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Fujitsu Scansnap Scanner Range Differences

Differences Between The Fujitsu ScanSnap Scanner Range

The Fujitsu ScanSnap range is one of the most popular desktop scanner lines on the market. They’re affordable, good quality, simple to use and a renowned name. But what’s different between this wide range of Scanners?

What Does Printerbase Recommend?

The team at Printerbase recommends the Fujitsu ScanSnap IX1600 Scanner. Thanks to the higher scanning speeds compared to the now discontinued ScanSnap IX1500. There’s also the inclusion of Cloud scanning to Dropbox, Google Cloud etc. Plus, the addition of an LCD touchscreen and Wifi connectivity.

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX100

Best Mobile Scanner

  • Portable & Battery Powered
  • No Display
  • USB & WiFi Connectivity
  • 260 Scans On Full Charge
  • Weighs 400 grams
  • Dual Scan Path (Two documents at once)
  • 5.2 Seconds Speed Per Page

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX1300

Best Small Scanner

  • No Display
  • USB & Wifi Connectivity
  • Smallest Desktop Scanner In The Range
  • Auto 2-Sided Scanning
  • 30ppm Scan Speed
  • 20 Sheet ADF
  • ScanSnap Cloud
  • “One button scan”
  • U-Turn Feed Path

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX1400

  • No LCD/Touchscreen
  • USB Connection only
  • 40 PPM Scan Speed
  • No Cloud Connection
  • “One Button Scan”

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX1600

Best Desktop Scanner, Replaces Fujitsu ScanSnap iX1500

  • LCD/Touchscreen Display
  • USB and Wireless Connection
  • 40 PPM Scan Speed
  • Scan To Cloud
  • “Intuitive Scanning At Your Fingertips”
  • Up To Four Shared Profiles

Shared Desktop ScanSnap Scanner Features

  • 50 Sheet Advanced Document Feeder (ADF)
  • Double-Sided Scanning
  • Small Footprint Of  W292mm x D161mm x H152mm
  • Supports ScanSnap Home
  • Dust And Streak Reduction
  • A3 Scan With The Use Of Carrier Sheets (Pockets to scan A3 or broken paper)


Whether you’re looking for a scanner on the go, at business meetings or in the car on the road. Fujitsu has the perfect scanner for you. If you’re looking to keep this device in a single location, the ScanSnap iX1600 is still our top recommendation. However, for portable scanning, the ScanSnap iX100 is an ideal fit for a bag with clear scans to match.

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