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Bookeye 5 V1A Book Scanner


Bookeye 5 V1A Professional is the wide format book scanner of choice for digitization projects which require formats more than DINA1+ up to 25×36 inches. The Bookeye 5 V1A is the only scanner with a motorized, height adjustable glass top which also can be opened to any user defined angle. The advantages of this unique design are obvious. The Bookeye 5 V1A is the only scanner with a motorized, height adjustable glass top which also can be opened to any user defined angle. The advantages of this unique design are obvious. The Bookeye 5V1A book cradle is the most versatile in the industry supporting fully opened books at 180° with or without the glass plate as well as partially opened books via its V-shaped book cradle, all in one device. Every other vendor has to offer different models to cover all three scenarios.

Bookeye 5 V1A Professional Book Scanner – Functions

  • Overhead book scanner for A1+ formats
  • High resolution line sensor with 600 x 600 dpi
  • True scan technology, not a digicam substitute
  • Maximum document size 635 x 914 mm (25 x 36 inch)
  • Operation in dark mode enhances scan quality and improves operation through less light reflection
  • Live preview function shows the document position in live video for optimal placement
  • Book cradle supports books up to 30 kg/70 lbs.
  • Thickness 20 cm/8″ with glass plate and 25 cm/10″ without glass plate
  • 180° and V-shaped 140° scanning with or without glass plate in one device
  • Motorized glass plate can lift 20 cm/8″ and open to fully vertical
  • Open client interface for operation with BSW, BCS-2 and other 3rd party Software
  • Laser assisted book fold correction – Scan bound documents without annoying shadows
  • Effortless manual mode for scanning delicates objects
  • Optimize images without rescanning, real time display of scanned images
  • Automatic finger and thumb removal
  • Automatic Crop & Deskew
  • Digital color balance – wide color gamut: supports sRGB, Adobe RGB, native RGB
  • Automatic white balance and black value
  • Scan2USB — Direct output to the integrated USB-Port
  • Scan2Net® — Output to SMB, FTP, Printer, Email
  • Output formats: Multipage PDF (PDF/A) &TIFF, JPEG, JPEG 2000, PNM, PNG, BMP,
    TIFF (Raw, G3, G4, LZW, JPEG) and many more

Bookeye 5 V1A Professional Book Scanner – Features

  • 21 inch full HD color multitouch screen for simplified operation
  • Large 27 inch 4K preview screen
  • Desktop Model, smallest footprint in the industrie
  • User interface configurable in over 20 languages
  • Intel® CoreTM Gen 8 processor, 240GB SSD, 8GB RAM
  • LED lamps, no warm up, IR/UV free
  • Can be used as a standalone device without an external PC
  • Integrated, virus protected 64 bit Linux operating system
  • OS independent, runs with Windows 8, 10, Linux, Mac
  • Uses any browser: IE, Safari, Chrome, Firefox
  • Scan2Net® technology
  • Complies to FADGI *** and ISO 19264-1 guidelines
  • Excellent energy efficiency, CEC Level VI
  • Remote maintenance and analysis
  • Ships in two parts, fits through smallest door

Bookeye 5 V1A Professional Book Scanner – Options

  • S2N-FSC — Foot Switch for scanner, hardware accessory for batch scanning
  • BSW-P-BE5-02 — Batch Scan Wizard Pro License for Bookeye 5 V1A
  • Scan2OCR — Background OCR option for Scan2Net scanners (Only in connection with Batch Scan Wizard)
  • Scan2ICC — Subscription for ICC color management and profiles
  • BE5-V1A-SP12M — Full Coverage Warranty — Up to 5 years free spare parts & more
Maximum Document Size 635 x 914 mm (25 x 36 inch), 16% more than DIN/ISO A1
Scanner Resolution 600 x 600 dpi
Pixel Dimension 9.3 x 9.3 µm
Scan Speed Color DIN A1+ @ 150 dpi: 1.2 s
DIN A1+ @ 200 dpi: 1.5 s
DIN A1+ @ 300 dpi: 2.1 s
DIN A1+ @ 400 dpi: 2.8 s
DIN A1+ @ 600 dpi: 4.1 s
Color Depth 48 bit color, 16 bit grayscale
Scan Output 24 bit color, 8 bit grayscale, bitonal, enhanced halftone
File Formats Multipage PDF (PDF/A) and TIFF, JPEG, JPEG 2000, PNM, PNG, BMP,
TIFF (Raw, G3, G4, LZW, JPEG), AutoCAD DWF, JBIG, DjVu,
DICOM, PCX, Postscript, EPS, Raw data and more
ICC Profiles Embedded for sRGB, Adobe RGB and native. Individual profiling via web based Scan2ICC subscription
Quality Complies to FADGI *** guidelines, Metamorfoze Light, ISO 19264-1
Technical Specifications
Computer 64 bit Linux, Intel Core i3 generation 8 processor,
240GB SSD, 8 GB memory for extra large jobs
Touchscreen 21 inch Full HD 1920 * 1080 multitouch screen
Monitor 27 inch 4K preview screen
Interface 1 GBit Fast Ethernet with TCP/IP based Scan2Net® interface
Camera CCD line sensor, 22,500 pixels (11,000 scan lines equals to a 245 MPixel matrix camera)
Live Preview Camera CMOS matrix, area sensor
Light Source White LEDs, tested according to IEC 62471, no IR/UV emission
Declaration about the Emission of UV and IR radiation
Lamp Lifetime 50,000 h typ. Lamps are covered by the Extended Warranty Option
Dimensions Scanner
(H x W x D)
1.160 x 900 x 900 mm (46 x 35 x 35 inch)
Weight Scanner 115 kg (254 lbs.)
Electrical Specifications
Electrical Connection 100-240 V AC, 47 – 63 Hz (two external power supplies, complies with ECO standard CEC level VI)
Power Consumption < 0.5 W (Sleep) / 1.5 W (Standby) / 120 W (Ready to scan, Monitor on) / 200 W (Scanning)
Ambient Conditions
Operating Temp 5 to 40 °C (40 to 105 °F)
Rel Humidity 20 to 80% (non-condensing)
Noise < 48 dB(A) (Lift & opening motors) / < 42 dB(A) (Scanning) / < 33 dB(A) (Standby)

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