The ScanShell® 1000B is an OCR passport scanner that is sold bundle with idScan® OCR or® OCR.

The ScanShell® 1000B is an Optical Character Recognition (OCR) scanner and is an ideal portable scanning solution. This flatbed passport scanner enables users to scan and read a wide variety of secured documents such as driver license, passports and ID cards. The ScanShell® 1000B offers color (24 bit), gray scale (8 bit), black and white, and filter infrared spectrum inks scanning capability.

The scanning area of the ScanShell® 1000B is 5in x 3.3in (12.7cm x 7.62cm) and only weighs 567g (20oz) making this scanner a perfect solution for a variety of places such as hotels, bars and clubs and liquor stores. Its compact size and easy-to use features also enables the ScanShell® 1000B to be easily integrated into corporate and government security communities USA PATRIOT ACT compliance programs.

The ScanShell® 1000B passport scanner works with any standard USB port and does not require any external power adapter .

Bundled Software

idScan® OCR

Passport Scanner Specification

  • Interface: USB 2.0 (Universal Serial Bus)
  • Dimensions (LxWxH): 8.6in x 6.1in x 1.7in (21.8cm x 15.5cm x 4.3cm)
  • Scan area: 5in x 3.3in (12.7cm x 8.38cm)
  • Image sensor: linear color - infrared CMOS
  • Power consumption: 0.2W stand-by, 2.0W scanning
  • Resolution: 600dpi (dots per inch)
  • Scanning modes: Monochrome, Color & Infrared filter
  • Passport Scanner size (LxWxH): 8.6in x 6.1in x 1.7in (21.8cm x 15.5cm x 4.3cm)
  • Scanning speed : 3 to 12 seconds
  • Scanner Weight: 567g (20oz)
  • Twain compatible