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CanonScan 9900F
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With a scanner you can make all your documents, pictures and photos digital.
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Included since: 15 Jul 2005
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Info modified on: 06 Feb 2017 11:18:21
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Long product name Canon CanonScan 9900F:
The short editorial description of Canon CanonScan 9900F
CanonScan 9900F-Top Quality 3200x4600dpi Scanner-Fast USB 2.0 & Firewire interface-48bit int & ext

Marketing text Canon CanonScan 9900F

The official marketing text of Canon CanonScan 9900F as supplied by the manufacturer
The CanoScan 9900F is a professional desktop scanner that rivals the quality of dedicated film scanners, yet delivers great quality and great value, whether you're scanning from originals or negatives .


- 3200 x 6400 dpi sensor
- 48-bit colour
- FAU for 35 mm, 120 rolls or 4" x 5"
- Holds up to 24 frames of 35 mm film
- FARE Level 2 dust and scratch removal
- Grain Equalisation and Management
- Reconstruction of Colour
- Super Galileo 2 lens
- Mac Compatible

This is the image scanner that means business

Productivity and performance
The CanoScan 9900F is a CCD desktop scanner with the highest performance to date. It has everything you need to make the highest-quality scans available — of documents, images or film — while increasing your productivity. Whether you're scanning reflective originals or film negatives, the CanoScan 9900F captures stunning images with its 3200 x 6400 dpi optical resolution and 48-bit colour depth. This scanner extracts unparalleled colour gradation, shadow and highlight detail from your original, producing enlargements of excellent quality and detail.

Enhanced film adaptor unit
Canon has created a large, light-efficient Film Adaptor Unit by combining curved and flat reflective plates to increase the light condensing rate. Combined with other design improvements, the CanoScan 9900F's FAU is extremely large without compromising brightness. You can now scan up to 24 individual 35mm frames in a single run. It will also manage your 120 rolls and 4" x 5" plates with ease and can scan up to 8 mounted slide frames at a time.

Fare level 2
The CanoScan 9900F uses Film Automatic Retouching and Enhancement technology to clean up your scan before you start working on it. A combination of infrared light and an advanced hardware process allow dust and scratches to be removed from the surface of your original. Reconstruction of colour technology helps to restore hues and tints, even if the colours have faded on your original, while grain equalisation and management removes any graininess on high resolution scans of high-ASA film.

Canon lenses for superior performance
The CanoScan 9900F incorporates the Super Galileo 2 lens. This is actually a telephoto lens which has the capability of a 600mm telephoto lens used by professional photographers. Scanner optics govern output quality as much as resolution or bit depth, and this optical expertise from Canon allows sharp focus and high brightness levels resulting in increased quality. This exceptional resolution is achieved by offsetting the colour Hyper CCD rows @ 1600 dpi to achieve 3200 dpi. This new technology results in increased sensitivity of individual CCD elements by ~15%. This combination of CCD design and optical expertise gives 33% more scan resolution with no deterioration in Sound/Noise ratio. This results in an outstanding level of detail and quality in enlargements.

Super-fast preview
A new hybrid motor supporting high speeds and high resolutions allows for scan previews in just three seconds.

The CanoScan 9900F employs USB 2.0 Hi-Speed and IEEE1394 (FireWire) connection for high-speed data transfer to save you time. The USB connection is also compatible with all of the Windows and Macintosh formats commonly in use.

Short summary description Canon CanonScan 9900F:
This short summary of the Canon CanonScan 9900F data-sheet is auto-generated and uses the product title and the first six key specs.
Canon CanonScan 9900F, 216 x 297 mm, Flatbed, Scan, 19.5 W, For USB 2.0 Hi-Speed: Windows 2000 Pro, ME, XP (Home/Pro) CPU: Intel PIII, Celeron (566 Mhz ). AMD A, Apple MacOS 9, Microsoft Windows 98/ME, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000 Pr
Long summary description Canon CanonScan 9900F:
This is an auto-generated long summary of Canon CanonScan 9900F based on the first three specs of the first five spec groups.
Canon CanonScan 9900F. Maximum scan size: 216 x 297 mm. Scanner type: Flatbed. Button functions: Scan. Power consumption (typical): 19.5 W. Minimum system requirements: For USB 2.0 Hi-Speed: Windows 2000 Pro, ME, XP (Home/Pro) CPU: Intel PIII, Celeron (566 Mhz ). AMD A, Compatible operating systems: Apple MacOS 9, Microsoft Windows 98/ME, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000 Pr
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Maximum scan size*
216 x 297 mm
Colour scanning*
Indicates whether this product scans in colour.
Scanner type*
A scanner is a device that optically scans images, printed text, handwriting, or an object, and converts it to a digital image. Common examples found in offices are variations of the desktop (or flatbed) scanner where the document is placed on a glass window for scanning. There are different types of scanners e.g. flatbed, pen, sheet-feed.
Button functions
Power consumption (typical)
Amount of power consumed by this model, often expressed in watts (W). Typical values that manufacturers give are power consumption when off, standby/suspended mode, typical use, maximum usage.
19.5 W
System requirements
Compatible operating systems
List of desktop operating systems tested as compatible with this product.
Apple MacOS 9, Microsoft Windows 98/ME, Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition, Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional / XP Professional, Apple MacOS X 10.1.x or later, Apple MacOS X 10.2.x
System requirements
Minimum system requirements
For USB 2.0 Hi-Speed: Windows 2000 Pro, ME, XP (Home/Pro) CPU: Intel PIII, Celeron (566 Mhz ). AMD Athlon, Athlon MP/XP, Duron. 128MB RAM, USB port, CD ROM drive; For USB (USB 1.1 equivalent): Windows 98, 2000 Pro, ME, XP (Home/Pro) CPU: Intel PII 233Mhz or higher. 128MB RAM. USB port6, CD ROM drive; Mac OS (iMac, iBook, eMac): New PowerMac G3/G4. CPU Power PC G3. CD-ROM drive. OS 9, OS 10.1.x, 10.2.x (Classic) 10.1.3, 10.2.x (Native). USB (USB 1.1 equivalent), IEEE1394. 128MB RAM
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T)
The minimum and maximum temperatures at which the product can be safely operated.
5 - 35°C
Operating relative humidity (H-H)
10 - 90%
Weight & dimensions
Weight *
Weight of the product without packaging (net weight). If possible, the net weight is given including standard accessories and supplies. Please note that sometimes the manufacturer leaves out the weight of accessories and/or supplies.
5.2 kg
Packaging content
Bundled software
Software distributed with another product such as a piece of computer hardware or other electronic device, or a group of software packages which are sold together. A software suite is an example of bundled software, as is software which is pre-installed on a new computer.
Drivers & Utilities, Adobe PhotoShop Elements, ScanSoft OmniPage, ArcSoft PhotoBase, Presto! PageManager, ArcSoft PhotoStudio
Other features
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Dimensions of the product (Width x Depth x Height).
290 x 509 x 127 mm
I/O ports
An interface on a device to which you can connect another device.
1 x Hi-Speed USB - 4 PIN USB Type B
1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - 6 PIN FireWire