The Canon ScanFront 220 and 220P network scanners pack easy to use, powerful features into sleek and compact design

Singapore, 27 November 2007 – Staying true to its commitment to deliver innovative and user-friendly technologies, Canon has launched the network-ready touch-screen ScanFront 220 and 220P.

Singapore, 27 November 2007 – Staying true to its commitment to deliver innovative and user-friendly technologies, Canon has launched the network-ready touch-screen ScanFront 220 and 220P.
 
The ScanFront 220 and 220P incorporate many innovative features, such as:
·         large 8.5 inch touch screen with intuitive controls
·         network-ready Scan-to-email, -folder, -FTP and –USB memory
·         proprietary feed mechanism capable of scanning a wide range of documents
In addition, the ScanFront 220P is equipped with fingerprint authentication for secure and convenient login.
 
“In terms of scanning innovation and workflow efficiency, Canon’s document scanners are in a class of their own”, says Mr Hideki Yamamoto, Assistant Director of the Business Imaging Solutions Division at Canon Singapore. “The Canon ScanFront 220 and 220P are no exception. The sleek, compact and feature-laden scanners have been developed to meet the highest demands of today’s offices.”
 
Advanced Image Processing and Speed
The ScanFront 220 and 220P feature state-of-the-art CMOS contact image sensor technology and are empowered with a fast scanning speed of 26 pages-per-minute (ppm) or 35 images-per-minute (ipm) A4-sized documents. They are able to capture color, grayscale and black and white images in various file formats including high compression PDF, searchable PDF, TIFF and JPEG.
 
The ScanFront 220 and 220P were developed to increase productivity by accelerating the scanning process of a wide range of documents. Canon’s reliable feed mechanism ensures the smooth scanning of different document types, including thick documents, mixed batches, drivers’ licenses, and embossed cards.
 
Easy to Use Color Touch Panel Control
The large 8.5-inch color touch panel control on the Canon ScanFront 220 and 220P allow users to easily navigate through scan-functions as well as to preview and check the content of scanned images before sending.
 
Enhanced Security and Convenience
The Canon ScanFront 220 and 220P prevent unauthorized usage by offering user authentication methods such as user-ID and password verification. Both devices also have a memory wipe function, which erases all document data from the device once it has been successfully delivered. The ScanFront 220P is additionally equipped with fingerprint authentication for secure and convenient instant-login. Administrators can also customise the level of functionality individual users have, to prevent distribution of sensitive information. Both models allow IT Network Administrators to remotely connect to and centrally manage entire fleets of ScanFront 220 and 220P devices through the network.
 
Pricing/Availability
The Canon ScanFront 220 and 220P are available at all Canon authorized dealers at the recommended retail price of S$ 2,993 and S$ 3,293 respectively.