Scansnap S1500

The Fujitsu Scansnap S1500 Scanner

scan snap 1500
20ppm/40 ipm

The Scansnap S1500 can convert up to 20 pages
per minute into a PDF file at the click of a button.

And includes a One Year
Basic Exchange Warranty

*** Fujitsu S1500 Bundle ***

Scansnap S1500 scanner Bundled
with Rack2-Filer v5.0 software




Please see the new model:
Scansnap ix500
Deluxe Bundle

Click here for the  Rack2-Filer v.5.0 datasheet

Rack2-Filer V5.0 is an application that allows you to manage your electronic files and scanned paper documents in easy to use digital binders. It is a great solution for Scansnap users that need a more advanced way to organize their digital data.
List Price
$ 495.00


Please see the new model:
Scansnap ix500

Includes: Scanner and Adobe® Acrobat® X Standard, Scansnap Manager v4.1, ABBYY FineReader® for Scansnap 4.0, CardMinder v3.1, Scansnap Organizer v3.1 and
Rack2-Filer (30 day trial version).


Scansnap S1500 Features

Quickly and easily digitize various document types!

Quick Menu: Operators can create their own profiles or quickly access all the powerful features of Scansnap from the centralized Quick Menu. Just scan and choose a function to quickly transition from one scanning intention to the next
Adobe® Acrobat® X Standard:
Users can move beyond merely "seeing” and "printing” PDF documents to searching and editing them however they like and Adobe® Acrobat® X Standard supports password protection and digital ID creation, ideal for safeguarding personal and confidential information on PDF files
ABBYY FineReader for Scansnap 4.0 Edition:
Users can now achieve even greater productivity by converting paperwork into editable text by scanning directly into Microsoft® Word, Power Point and Excel at the touch of a button
Cardiris™ 3.6 for Scansnap:
Scansnap S1500 quickly scans loads of business cards, extracts the contact information, and places it into editable fields that can be exported to Address Book or Entourage
Scan 20 double-sided pages per minute:
In one step, the Scansnap S1500 digitizes both sides of a document in a single pass, in color, and at an amazing speed of up to 20 pages per minute. 20 ppm/40 ipm (images per minute)
File size reduction with automatic color detection:
Scansnap automatically separates color documents from black and white ones and saves this information in highly compressed files, thus saving storage space.
Automatically eliminate blank pages:
Since Scansnap automatically recognizes and eliminates blank pages, each scanning job progresses smoothly, even when scanning combinations of one-sided and two-sided documents.
Quickly Organize business card information:
Scan business cards directly to your contacts database with the included CardMinder™ application. CardMinder captures information written in 8 languages from scanned business cards images and
stores this information in an easily accessible format.
Increase Productivity with the new Quick Menu
The redesigned Quick Menu provides dynamic control over the destination of scanned documents. If attaching scans directly to an email, the user can quickly change the file name and protect it with a password for added security .
Instantly create searchable PDF files:
The included "Scansnap Organizer" automatically converts scanned data into searchable PDF files, while the Scansnap S1500's image enhancement technology increases character recognition for more precise OCR accuracy.
Scan directly to Microsoft Office Applications:
The bundled ABBYY Fine Reader enables the user to scan documents directly to applications such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Automatic de-skew and paper size detection:
Scansnap automatically straightens and automatically detects the following paper sizes (A4, B5, A5, B6, A6, Business Card, Legal and Letter).
Simple installation and operation in a compact design!
The Scansnap easily installs via its USB 2.0 interface and its small footprint requires less space than a letter size piece of paper.
Advance Exchange maximizes uptime:
The Scansnap S1500 is covered by a one-year Limited Warranty. An upgrade to the Advance Exchange program (shown below) is also available to eligible purchasers.

Download the spec sheet in PDF here


Features for the
Rack2-Filer V5.0 BUNDLE ONLY

  • Scan PDF and JPG files directly into binders
  • Drag binders from one cabinet to another
  • Apply pictures to make binders distinctive
  • Flip through pages or jump to a section
  • Create divider sheets for organizing content
  • Use the highlighter tool with color palette
  • Attach digital sticky notes to pages
  • Import word documents, presentations and spreadsheets
  • OCR to search by keyword or phrase
  • Manipulate content on the virtual Work Area
  • Use magnification tool to see finer details
  • Select ImageWriter to print content into binder
(see separate bundle package for pricing)

Scansnap S1500 Specifications

Product Name Scansnap S1500
General Technical Specifications
Scanner Type ADF (Automatic Document Feeder), Duplex color scanning
Scanning modes Color, grayscale, monochrome, automatic (color / grayscale / monochrome detection)
Image Sensor Color CCD (charged coupled device) x 2
Light Source White cold cathode discharge lamp
Optical Resolution 600 dpi
Scanning Speed (A4) (1) Normal mode Color 150dpi, B&W 300dpi :
Duplex 20 pages per minute / 36 images per minute
Better mode Color 200dpi, B&W 400dpi :
Duplex 20 pages per minute / 24 images per minute
Best mode Color 300dpi, B&W 600dpi :
Duplex 20 pages per minute / 12 images per minute
Excellent mode Color 600dpi, B&W 1,200dpi :
Duplex 5 pages per minute / 1.2 images per minute
Scanning Range Normal Mode without Carrier sheets A4, A5, A6, B5, B6, Business card, Letter, Legal and Custom sizes / Automatically recognizes paper type by paper length.
Normal Mode with Carrier sheets Use of Carrier sheet permits the scanning of A3, B4, double letter and photographs as well as those listed above.
Long paper scanning 34 inches
Paper Weight (Thickness) 14 to 34 lbs (52 to 127g/m²)
Hopper Capacity 50 Sheets (20lb)
Interface USB 2.0 (USB 1.1 Compatible)
Driver (2) Scansnap Manager
(TWAIN/ISIS® not supported) (2)
Software Applications (5) Adobe® Acrobat® X Standard, Scansnap Manager v5.0 ABBYY FineReader® for Scansnap 5.0, CardMinder v4.0, Scansnap Organizer v4.0 and Rack2-Filer (Trial version).
Compatible Operating System for Hardware Windows 2000 Pro (SP4) / XP (SP2) / VISTA (32/64-bit)/Windows 7 (32/64 bit)
System Requirements Intel® Pentium® 4 @ 1.8 GHz or higher, 512 MB of memory or higher, 1400 MB of disk storage (to accommodate all bundled software), CD-ROM drive, and USB 2.0 (recommended) or USB 1.1 interface.
Power Requirement AC 100 to 240V, 50 / 60 Hz
Power Consumption Operating: 28W or less, Standby: 6W or less, Sleep: 1W
Operation Environment Temperature 41°F to 95°F (5°C to 35°C)
Relative humidity 20 to 80% (non-condensing)
Dimensions (W x D x H) 11.2 x 6.2 x 6.2 in (284 x 157 x 158 mm)
Device Weight 6.2 lbs. without power adapter
Environmental Compliance ENERGY STAR® Compliant
Limited Warranty 1 year Limited Warranty.
Service Options In-Warranty Upgrade - Advance Exchange
Post-Warranty - Advance Exchange Plus, Cleaning and Consumable Kit
Part Number PA03586-B005