Canon imageFORMULA DR-S150 Delivers High-Performance Scanning with Flexible Connectivity
With wireless, wired and USB connectivity options, the compact DR-S150 desktop document scanner is ideal for businesses of all sizes, across all types of scanning applications
SINGAPORE, 7 October 2020 — Canon today announced the launch of the imageFORMULA DR-S150, a compact desktop document scanner designed to deliver quick and reliable scanning with versatile connectivity. The easy-to-operate scanner is ideal for use by workgroups or individual users in various industries, including financial services, healthcare, legal services and insurance. Integrating with existing information management systems, the flexible DR-S150 helps businesses automate paper-based processes and streamline workflows efficiently.
“With mobile working becoming a norm, the new DR-S150 is designed to be a flexible addition to any work environment requiring efficient, high-quality scanning. Equipped with a range of network connectivity options that allow users to easily use the document scanner with personal computers or compatible mobile devices, it is ideal for home offices, small offices and corporate office departments. The small footprint, convenient PUSH scan function and ability to scan passports and ID cards make it perfect for financial services and affiliated branch offices.” said Katagiri Norihiro, Vice President, Regional OIP Group, Canon Singapore.
Easy Connectivity From Anywhere
Built-in WiFi, wired Ethernet and USB connections for networked and local operation allow users to use the DR-S150 document scanner conveniently with desktop computers, compatible smartphones and tablets. The various connection options enable multiple users to share the scanner from almost anywhere in an office environment. Users can even scan documents directly to shared network folders on-the-go, without using a desktop computer.
Advanced Scanning Technology
Known as DR Processor, the on-board image processing CPU of the DR-S150 delivers high-speed, high-quality scans of up to 90 images per minute, independent of the performance of connected personal computers. The scanner also incorporates Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology in the conversion of scanned images into searchable data, helping to capture information accurately and improve text legibility.
Equipped with reliable paper feeding mechanism and separation rollers, the DR-S150 makes high-volume batch scanning of mixed document types quick and easy. Users can perform scanning tasks in large batches of up to 60 pages, over a wide range of media including ultra-thin papers, plastic ID, embossed cards and even passports up to 4mm thick. Featuring a large colour LCD touchscreen, the scanner takes performance to the next level with an intuitive interface that provides users with simple scanning operation and absolute ease of use.
Smart Output Capabilities
The DR-S150 scanner helps businesses widen the scope of document capture and output capabilities when used with an intuitive scanning software, the CaptureOnTouch V4. Users can easily convert scanned documents to searchable files, manage digitised information, and send scanned documents to a range of cloud-enabled services, including Dropbox, Google Drive and more, keeping document workflows efficient and organised. The CaptureOnTouch Job Tool App available for Windows, iOS and Android allows users to operate the scanner via smart mobile devices without connecting to a computer, for maximum convenience.
About Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Canon is a global leader in photographic and digital imaging solutions. Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. is the headquarters for South & Southeast Asia driving sales, marketing and service strategies. Besides handling the domestic market, the company covers 22 other countries and regions including subsidiaries in India, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. The parent company Canon Inc. has a global network of more than 300 companies and employs close to 200,000 people worldwide. Canon is guided by its kyosei philosophy that focuses on living and working together for the common good.
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