Canon CanoScan LiDE 30

CanoScan Flatbed Photo & Document Scanners

CanoScan LiDE 30

Canon CanoScan LiDE 30

Canon's unique LiDE Technology achieves power and space-efficiency without compromising functionality or imaging quality

The CanoScan LiDE 30 is beautiful inside and out. In fact, it’s the ideal scanner for users who want quality as well as looks. It’s easy to install & use, provides 1200 x 2400dpi resolution, and gets powered by the USB connection.

  • Outstanding design
  • Great image quality
  • 3 EZ buttons
  • Single cable plug ‘n play connection
  • Advanced Z-lid makes books and magazines as easy to scan Includes Arcsoft PhotoStudio, PhotoBase, Omni-page SE OCR software
  • Stand allows vertical scanning

Canon’s LiDE 30 provides scans of up to 1200 x 2400dpi and 48-bit colour. It gets its power from the USB connection, has three EZ buttons, is compatible with PC and Macintosh and creates PDF files. It offers Fast Multi-Photo mode, and comes with Arcsoft PhotoStudio, PhotoBase and Omni-page SE OCR software.

Product Specification

Type Desktop Colour Flatbed Scanner
Scanning element CIS
Light source LED (LiDE)
Optical resolution 1200 x 2400 dpi
Selectable resolution 25 to 9600 dpi¹
Interface USB
Scanning gradation (colour) 48 bit input / 24 bit output
Scanning gradation (greyscale) 16 bit input / 8 bit output
Maximum document size A4 / Letter [216 x 297mm]
Preview speed Approx. 15 sec (excluding processing time)
Scanning speed (colour) 16 msec/line (600 dpi) ; 32 msec/line (1200 dpi)
Scanning speed (greyscale) 5.3 msec/line (600 dpi) ; 10.6 msec/line (1200 dpi)
Scanning speed (B&W) 5.3 msec/line (600 dpi) ; 10.6 msec/line (1200 dpi)
Power supply Powered by USB port
Power consumption 2.5W Operation power
1.25W Standby power
Dimensions 256 x 383 x 34 mm
Weight Approx. 1.5kg
Operating range (temperature) 5 °C to 35 °C
Operating range (humidity) 10% to 90% RH (without condensation formation)
Supported Operating Systems Windows 98, 2000 Pro, ME, XP (Home/Professional):
CPU: 150 MHz or higher, USB port (excluding add on USB port), CD ROM driver (x2 or faster), Display: 65,000 or more colours, 800 x 600 or more pixels, RAM 64MB or more (128 MB or more for Win XP)
Mac OS:
Mac OS 9.0 or above / OS X v10.1 or above, Mac with USB support, Display: 32,000 or more colours, CPU: PowerPC G3 or higher, RAM: 64MB or more (OS X requires 128MB or more)
Selectable resolution ¹ Increased resolution is a function of the ScanGear CS driver
  • All Specifications subject to change without notice
  • Scanning speeds include scan time only, data transfer time not included.
  • CanoScan and ScanGear are trademarks of Canon Inc.
  • Microsoft, Windows, and the Windows logo are trademarks, or registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries
  • All brand and product names are trademarks of their respective companies
  • Specification CEL 1.01 110602