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Brother ADS 2100E

Brother ADS 2100E
alaScore 90

7 reviews

Jan, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 reviews of Brother ADS 2100E. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Brother ADS 2100E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Brother ADS 2100E from The average user rating for this product is 2.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category on

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This summary is based on the products: Brother ADS2100E Sheetfed ScannerBrother ADS2100E Sheetfed Scanner

Jan, 2019

Product Specifications


Energy Star certified: Yes


Colour of product:Black
Scanner Type:ADF

Input capacity

Standard input capacity:50

Operational conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):20 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):5 - 35

Other features

Custom media length:70 - 863
Custom media width:51 - 215.9

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Nuance PDF Converter Professional 8\nNuance PaperPort 12 SE\nPageManager 9\nNewSoft Presto! BizCard 6\nBrother Control Center 4
Cables included:USB
Drivers included: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Paper Handling

Auto Document Feeder (ADF) media weight:52 - 110
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4, A5, A6, A8
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5, B6, B8
Legal: Yes
Letter: Yes
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Multi feed detection: Yes
Scanning media types supported:Business Card, Plain paper, Plastic Card, Recycled paper, Thick paper, Thin paper


Built-in processor:Star Sapphire
Internal Memory:256
Maximum duty cycle:1500
Processor frequency:400
Scan drivers:ICA, ISIS, TWAIN, WIA
Scan file formats:JPG, PDF, TIFF
Scan to:E-mail, File, Image, OCR, USB
Scanning noise level:62.5
Sensor Type:CMOS dual CIS

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:USB 1.1, USB 2.0


Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:220-240
Power consumption (off):0.3
Power consumption (PowerSave):1.5
Power Consumption (Standby):4
Power consumption (typical):18
Power supply type:AC


ADF scan speed (b/w, A4):24
ADF scan speed (colour, A4):24
Black/white scanning colour modes:Grayscale, Monochrome
Colour scanning: Yes
Duplex ADF scan speed (b/w, A4):24
Duplex ADF scan speed (colour, A4):24
Duplex scanning: Yes
Enhanced scan resolution:1200 x 1200
Gray scale levels:256
Input colour depth:30
Maximum scan size:210 x 297
Optical scanning resolution:600 x 600
Output colour depth:24

System requirements

Linux operating systems supported: Yes
Mac operating systems supported:Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion, Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Windows operating systems supported:Windows 7 Enterprise, Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Windows 7 Home Basic x64, Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Home Premium x64, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Professional x64, Windows 7 Starter, Windows 7 Starter x64, Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8, Windows 8 Enterprise, Windows 8 Enterprise x64, Windows 8 Pro, Windows 8 Pro x64, Windows 8 x64, Windows 8.1, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 8.1 x64, Windows Vista Business, Windows Vista Business x64, Windows Vista Enterprise, Windows Vista Enterprise x64, Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Basic x64, Windows Vista Home Premium, Windows Vista Home Premium x64, Windows Vista Ultimate, Windows Vista Ultimate x64, Windows XP Home, Windows XP Home x64, Windows XP Professional, Windows XP Professional x64

Weight & Dimensions

Height :17.9
Package depth:29.1
Package height:28.5
Package weight:5.4
Package width:38.3