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ADS-4100 Desktop scanner

With simplicity built in. Robust, easy-to-use, every day scanner. Great for digitising a range of media at home or in the office

Product Details

  • Scan up to 35 pages per minute
  • 2-sided scan up to 70 images per minute
  • 60 sheet Automatic Document Feeder (ADF)
  • SuperSpeed USB3.0
  • Scan directly to USB host
  • Brother ScanEssentials Lite software
ADS-4100 facing forward with document

Product Overview

Simple and intuitive. This highly versatile scanner is ideal for businesses that need to digitise a wide range of media, from paper to plastic cards, whether at home or in the office

  • Advanced image processing
  • Driver compatibility with TWAIN (Win and macOS), WIA, ICA, Linux SANE



Function Scan
Control Panel Keys
Display No
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) 35 (pages per minute)
One Sided Scan Speed A4 Colour (3) 35 (pages per minute)
Two Sided Scan Speed A4 Mono (3) 70 (images per minute)
Two Sided Scan Speed A4 Colour (3) 70 (images per minute)
Resolution Optical (600 x 600dpi), Interpolated (1.200 x 1.200dpi)
Colour Depth 24 bit Colour Processing, Output, Input, 48 bit Colour Processing
Form Factor Desktop

Media specifications

Automatic Document Feeder 60
Media Sizes Direct Paper Path (Width 50,8 - 215,9mm), Long Paper 5000mm, Height 50,8 - 355,6mm
Media Types Plastic Card, Plain Paper, Thicker Paper, Thin Paper, Recycled Paper, Business Card, Thick Paper
Paper Weight 40 - 200gsm
Paper Thickness 0,08 ~ 0,28mm
Plastic Card Size Length (ISO) (85,60mm), Width (ISO) (53,98mm)
Plastic Card Thickness Up to 1,32mm

Scanner functions

File Format Support PDF, TIFF, JPEG
Standard Functions Scan to (PC, Image)
Direct Scan Yes


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

Software supplied - Windows Windows Software (Brother iPrint&Scan, Tungsten PaperPort, Kofax Power PDF Standard v3, Remote Setup, NewSoft Presto! Bizcard 6, Brother ScanEssentials Lite, Image Folio), Macintosh Software (Brother iPrint&Scan Desktop, Remote Setup, NewSoft Presto! Bizcard 7, Image Folio), Utilities, Easy Setup

Supplies And Accessories

Optional accessories Roller Kit (Roller Kit PRK-A3001 ADS-4100, ADS-4300N, ADS-4500W, ADS-4700W), A3 Carrier Sheet

Carton Contents

Carton Contents Detachable ADF, Power supply cord, AC adapter, USB cable, Quick setup guide, Product safety guide, Warranty, Device

Dimensions And Weights

Dimentions With Carton 391mm (W) x 243mm (D) x 320mm (H)
Dimentions Without Carton 299.5mm (W) x 215.9mm (D) x 190.5mm (H)

Operating Environment

Power Requirement AC (100-240V AC 50/60Hz), DC (24V, 1.9A)
Sound Power Scanning (<59dB)
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
Wake Up Time USB connected, approx 1 second from sleep mode


Local interface USB 2,0 Host (Rear), Super Speed micro USB 3,0 Type B

Security Features

Security Features Kensington Lock, Firmware Updates

Energy Consumption

Power Saving Modes Sleep, Power Down
Power Saving Modes Scanning (<59dB)


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