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.
Scan directly to mobile devices Quickly bypass the computer altogether and scan a PDF or JPEG file directly to an iOS or Android mobile device or tablet.
Fast double-sided scanning Typically, higher quality means lower performance, but the iX500 maintains a 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 the 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.
Compatible with PC or Mac The ScanSnap iX500 works on both Mac and PC operating systems, making flexibility a breeze.
ScanSnap Receipt The ScanSnap Receipt software allows you to easily scan and extract information from your receipts, and even export the data for tax filing.
ScanSnap Sync With ScanSnap Sync built into ScanSnap Organizer software and the ScanSnap Connect app, captured documents are automatically synchronized with all your devices through Dropbox, Google Drive or Microsoft OneDrive.
Easily transform paper with the touch of a button
Scan directly to mobile devices
Fast double-sided scanning
Built-in "GI" microprocessor
USB 3.0 (or lower)
Scan wirelessly to a PC or Mac
Scan wirelessly to iOS or Android mobile devices
Advanced paper feeding system
Advanced paper detection
Accelerated searchable PDF creation
Compatible with PC or Mac
Bundled with ScanSnap Receipt for digitising and managing your receipts
Bundled with ScanSnap Sync for synchronisation of your data across devices
Bundled with ScanSnap Cloud for automatic routing of scanned data to cloud services
Bundled with Nuance Power PDF for Win and Nuance PDF Converter for Mac
Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 Document Scanner
Scan documents and access them anywhere, anytime with the Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500. With an intuitive wizard that guides you through every step of the scanning process, you can digitize your important documents and files for storage and viewing across a range of popular cloud services or send them wirelessly straight to your iPad/iPhone and Android devices. Scan your everyday documents with simple, automated settings; from business cards to A4 and even A3 paper and then send the data to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, to an E-mail address, and SharePoint for sharing with work colleagues, friends, and more. The iX500 comes with a built-in, dual-core "GI" image processing engine that takes ScanSnap to the next performance level. This powerful new CPU enables scanning via Wi-Fi to your tablet or mobile device (iOS and Android), with enhanced scanning speeds regardless of your connection or target device. You can wirelessly operate the scanner using your smart device and the ScanSnap Connect App to create high quality scanned images that can be saved to the device, edited, and distributed via email, SharePoint, and more. The iX500 offers the paper feeding performance of expensive high-speed, high-volume devices, enhanced through USB 3.0 support, at an affordable price that won't break your office budget. Create PDFs of your documents easily with one-touch activated automatic settings and automatic image correction functions. Just place a document in the scanner's paper chute, press the "scan" button, and the iX500 starts scanning right away, with the ability to simultaneously scan up to 50 two-sided pages at a speedy 25 pages per minute. The iX500 is designed to take the hassle out of pre and post scan involvement thereby freeing up time for other tasks. The iX500 will automatically detect the size of the document scanned and display a cropped image accordingly, scanned images will be automatically rotated, any scan skew eliminated, blank pages deleted and color is detected to help minimize file size. With ScanSnap Sync built into ScanSnap Organizer software and the ScanSnap Connect app, captured documents are automatically synchronized with all your devices through Dropbox, Google Drive or Microsoft OneDrive. A few simple steps to digitize and manage the information on your receipts. ScanSnap Receipt allows you to easily scan and extract information from your receipts, and export the data for other accounting software. The sophisticated features within ScanSnap Receipt automatically support various languages and currencies. The bundled business card scanning software scans large volumes of business cards into digital business card holders, and enables you to transfer business card information into Excel, Outlook Express, Salesforce, and other databases for future reference. The Quick Menu can be set up to display your 'Favorite' scanning destinations or will 'Recommend' an application. Scan a business card, for example, and the Fujitsu iX500 will automatically recognize the size and recommend a list of installed business card-related applications. Create editable Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files using the included ABBYY FineReader OCR software. Seamlessly scan to services such as Evernote, Dropbox, Google Drive, Salesforce, or Sugarsync. View and share your documents anywhere and anytime. Now with ScanSnap Cloud your scanned documents will be automatically recognized and routed straight to your preferred cloud account. Includes Nuance Power PDF for Win and Nuance PDF Converter for Mac - The bundled Nuance software allows users to read directly from cloud based applications and to save directly to those cloud based applications meaning that the possibility of using and sharing digital documents is extended.
Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500 - document scanner
Document scanner - desktop
USB 3.0, Wi-Fi
Scan Element Type
RGB LED array
Email, scan to SharePoint
Max Supported Document Size
216 x 863 mm
600 dpi x 600 dpi
Max Document Scan Speed
25 ppm (mono) / 25 ppm (colour)
Max Document Size
216 mm x 863 mm
Supported Document Type
Plain paper, business card
Document Feeder Type
Document Storage Capacity
AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Apple MacOS X 10.6, Microsoft Windows Vista (32/64 bits) SP2 or later, Microsoft Windows XP (32/64 bits) SP3, Apple MacOS X 10.7 Lion, Microsoft Windows 7 (32/64 bits) SP1 or later, Windows 8 (32/64 bits), Apple MacOS X 10.8, Windows 8.1 (32/64 bits), Apple MacOS X 10.9, Apple MacOS X 10.10, Windows 10 (32/64 bits), Apple MacOS X 10.11, Apple MacOS X 10.12