Sidekick 1200 Scanner

Sidekick 1200 Scanner
(formerly bell & howell)


Please see the Kodak i1220

Parts for this model are located in the parts section


Everything you need for desktop document management, all in one box

Featuring color, grayscale, bitonal scanning capabilities, and excellent image quality, the Sidekick 1200 is an excellent choice for workgroup applications.


23 ppm/ 42 ipm

List Price
$ 1195


Sidekick’s “all-in-one-box” bundle includes the scanner, a USB 2.0 cable, Kofax’s new Capio™ professional-grade scanning application and Virtual Rescan (VRS) image enhancement technology. VRS enables users to crop, control contrast, and adjust alignment and brightness; delivers superior image quality and eliminates the need to rescan documents.
The Sidekick bundle provides a powerful desktop imaging solution for small offices, such as medical practices; financial and legal offices; and departments of educational institutions, government organizations and hospitals.
The Sidekick Bundle Includes:
  • Full color duplex scanner
  • USB cable included for immediate "plug and play"
  • Energy efficient
  • VRS image enhancement, auto cropping and de-skew
  • Capio scanning application for flawless image capture and processing
  • Scan to PDF, file, archive, retrieve, publish, e-mail and adjust all of your documents from the desktop with the touch of a button.

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Daily Duty Cycle is 4,000 pages
Scanning Mode Duplex
Throughput Rate Throughput calculated using Binary 200 dpi
Letter size portrait paper
Bitonal Simplex 23 ppm (pages per minute)
Duplex 42 ipm (images per minute)
Throughput Rate Throughput calculated using color 150 dpi
Letter size portrait
Color Simplex 8 ppm
Duplex 14 ipm
Resolution Binary or Grayscale 100-600dpi
Color (with VRS) 100-400dpi
Optical 600 dpi
Output Options Bitonal, Grayscale (8 bit), and color (24 bit)
Image Enhancement VRS cropping, deskew, Auto brightness and contrast control
Document Size 2.0 x 2.8 in. (50.8 x 70 mm) to
8.5 x 14 in. (216 x 356 mm)
Paper Thickness Single paper feeding: 2.0 to 5.9 mils
(0.05 to 0.15 mm)
Continuous paper feeding: 2.36 to 5.9 mils
(0.06 to 0.15 mm)
Note: 1 MIL = 1/1000 in.
Onion Skin to Card Stock
Paper Weight Single paper feeding: 10.7 to 33.9
Continuous paper feeding: 13.3 to 33.9 lbs.
Interface USB 2.0 (cable included)
50 pin dual port SCSI III
Feeder Capacity 120 sheets
Scanner Size 14 x 12.5 x 9.25 in.
(35.5 x 32 x 24.1)
With tray extended: 14 x 19.75 x 10.6 in.
(35.5 x 50 x 27 cm)
Scanner Weight 18.7 lbs (8.5 kg)
Additional Features End user replaceable feeder rollers, electronic color dropout (red, green, blue)
Bundled Software Capio scanning capture software