ADS-1700W on wooden desk with plant
Close-up of touchscreen of ADS-1700W wireless scanner
Close-up of ADS-1700W with plastic card in ID slot

ADS-1700W Smart, Compact Document Scanner

For homes to businesses needing a compact document scanner. Create time-saving shortcuts for frequent scan-to destinations on the responsive 7.1cm colour touch screen. Together with wireless connectivity you can place the ADS-1700W anywhere.

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Product Details

  • 25ppm/50ipm, 2-sided colour scan speed
  • 20 sheet Automatic Document Feeder (ADF) with dedicated plastic ID card slot
  • Wireless network connectivity
  • Zero-touch scanning with auto start scan
  • Scan to PDF, file, email server, network, FTP, custom workflows and USB host
  • Industry leading Nuance Power PDF editing software

Product Overview

The compact size of the ADS-1700W makes it ideal when desk space is limited. With wireless connectivity, you can put the scanner anywhere in the home or office, and connect to it using your mobile phone or tablet. 

Make this document scanner even easier to use by creating up to 20 custom shortcuts for your frequent scan-to destinations. The shortcuts can be added to the touch screen so it's easy and intuitive to use.  

The ADS-1700W comes with powerful paper-handling. With a sheetfed Automatic Document Feeder (ADF), 2-sided documents to multi-page contracts and plastic ID cards, can all be scanned quickly and easily.  



Function Scan
Control Panel Touchscreen
Display Yes
Backup Clock Up to 24 hours
Form Factor Desktop
Scanner type Dual CIS, LED Array Light Source


2-Sided scan Yes
One Sided Scan Speed A4 Mono (3) 25
One Sided Scan Speed A4 Colour (3) 25
Two Sided Scan Speed A4 Mono (3) 50
Two Sided Scan Speed A4 Colour (3) 50
Resolution Optical (600 x 600dpi), Interpolated
Colour Depth 24 bit Colour Processing, Output, Input, 48 bit Colour Processing
Inkjet Scan Grey Scale 256 levels 8 bit
Wireless Scanning Yes
Mobile Scan Yes

Media specifications

Automatic Document Feeder 20
Media Sizes Direct Paper Path (Width 50,8 - 215,9mm), Height 50,8 - 355,6mm
Media Types Plastic Card, Plain Paper, Business Card, Thick Paper
Paper Weight 51,8 - 200gsm (single paper), 51,8 - 128gsm (multi paper or long paper)
Plastic Card Size Portrait -Width:51-55mm, Length:80-90mm
Plastic Card Thickness Up to 1,24mm

Scanner functions

File Format Support PDF, TIFF, JPEG
Standard Functions Scan to (Workflow, USB, Email Server, PC, Network Folder, Network, SFTP, FTP, File, Image)
Scan Profiles 25 Preset network
Direct Scan Yes
Feed Control Auto Start Scan, Resume Scan, Continuous Scan


Scan Drivers Linux ( SANE), Windows (Windows 11, Windows 10, TWAIN, WIA, Windows 8,1, Windows Server 2019, 2016, 2012R2, 2012 & 2008R2), Macintosh ( TWAIN, 10,14,x, ICA, macOS), Visit support,brother,com for the full list of supported OS and to download the latest drivers and software,

Fleet Management Tools

Fleet Management Tools LAN/WAN Management Software (BRAdmin Light), Embedded Web Server
Software supplied - Windows Windows Software (Brother iPrint&Scan, Kofax PaperPort, Kofax Power PDF Standard v3, Remote Setup), Macintosh Software (Brother iPrint&Scan Desktop, Remote Setup), Utilities

Supplies And Accessories

Optional accessories Separation Pad (Separation Pad SP-2001C ADS-1.200, ADS-1700W), Pick-up Roller (Pick-up Roller PUR-2001C ADS-1.200, ADS-1700W), A3 Carrier Sheet, Roller Kit

Carton Contents

Carton Contents AC adapter, Quick setup guide, Product safety guide, Warranty, Device

Dimensions And Weights

Dimentions With Carton 380mm (W) x 157mm (D) x 200mm (H)
Dimentions Without Carton 300mm (W) x 103mm (D) x 83mm (H)

Operating Environment

Power Requirement AC (100-240V AC 50/60Hz), DC (5V, 3.0A)
Sound Power Scanning (<62,0dB)
Operating Humidity % (20 - 80%), Degrees Celsius (5°C - 35°C), Degrees Fahrenheit (41°F - 95°F)
Storage Humidity % (10 - 90%), Degrees Сelsius (-20°C - 60°C), Degrees Fahrenheit ( -4°F - 140°F)
Power Saving Modes Sleep, Power Down


WiFi Certified Wi-Fi Protected Setup™, Wi-Fi Direct


Local interface micro USB 2,0 Type B, SuperSpeed USB 3,0
Wireless network interface 2,4GHz: IEEE 802,11b/g/n (InfrastructureMode), 2,4GHz: IEEE 802,11g (Wi-Fi Direct)
Wireless Setup Support Yes
WiFi Direct Yes
WiFiDirectTM Yes
Wireless Network Security SSL/TLS (HTTPS), WEP 64/128 bit, WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES), SMTP-AUTH, SNMP v3

Security Features

Security Features Kensington Lock, Firmware Updates, Setting Lock
IPv4 DHCP, APIPA (AutoIP), WINS/NetBIOS name resolution, DNSResolver, LLMNR responder, SMTP Client, SNMPv1/v2c/v3, ICMP, Web Services (Scan), SNTPClient, CIFS Client, FTP Client, mDNS, HTTP/HTTPS Server, HTTP Server, FTP/SFTP Client
IPv6 RA, DNS Resolver, mDNS, LLMNR responder, SMTP Client, FTP Client, CIFS Client, HTTP/HTTPS Server, ICMPv6, SNTP Client, Web Services(Scan), HTTP Server

Mobile Connectivity

Mobile and Web Connectivity Brother iPrint & Scan, Scan to Workflow

Energy Consumption

Power Saving Modes Sleep, Power Down
Power Saving Modes Scanning (<62,0dB)


  • [3] Scan Speeds based on ISO/IEC 17991

More about this product


Custom workflows

Easily tailor the ADS-1700W to your business. With advanced customisation features, you can reduce errors and save time by integrating the sheetfed scanner into your existing business processes.


Wireless scanning

Place the ADS-1700W anywhere in your office and connect to it wirelessly with your mobile phone or laptop; making it effortless to share with others.


Practical and compact

The ADS-1700W compact document scanner is ideal when space is limited. Measuring slightly wider than a sheet of A4 paper, you can free-up desk space and reduce clutter.


Time-saving shortcuts

Scanning to different locations has just got easier. Reduce the time you spend on repetitive tasks with auto start scan. Documents will automatically be scanned as soon as you insert it into the ADS-1700W. Frequently used scan-to destinations can also be setup as one-touch shortcuts on the touchscreen. 


Scan plastic ID cards with ease

With a dedicated plastic ID card slot, ID cards are fed smoothly into the scanner, so your records can be easily kept up to date.  


High performance

Simply put your documents into the ADF (Automatic Document Feeder) and let it do the hard work for you. Scanning up to 25 sheets per minute, your documents can be saved quickly to PC, email server, USB host, network and FTP/SFTP.