SMA Robo scan 1

Describe :
SMA proudly presents ROBO SCAN - the first large format book scanner with automatic page turning function. So far all existing robotic scanners can only handle small books (below A2). The new ROBO SCAN can handle books up to A1 without a problem. Our robotic scanners are based on the well known book scanners of the Master Series, SCAN MASTER with all their benefits.





Type of scanner

Book Scanners A1

Optical resolution

1200 dpi

Scanning Speed

300 dpi color: 6 seconds 600 dpi color: 12 seconds

The scanning area

915 x 635 mm (36 x 25 inch)

Color Depth

Internally 36 Bit Externally 24 Bit (Color) 8 bit (Grey Scale)

Light source

White LEDs, classified IEC 60825-1: class 1 free of IR and UV emission


GBit Network

Included Software


Book Cradle

Motorized, pull out, 35 cm

Other Options

TV stand for large monitor Manual opening of glass plate Motorized opening of glass plate Device to scan transparencies Attachment for v-scanning Vacuum table Upgradable to robotic scanning

Operating system

Windows 2000 / XP / Vista / 7 / 8


W: 118 cm D: 104 cm H: 104 cm


108 kg (without PC and Monitor)

Quality Made in Germany! 

All ROBO SCAN models are equipped with unique scan engines. They provide high quality images based on state of the art technology. Bitonal, grey scale or color images can be produced at a resolution of up to 1200 dpi!

Robotic Scanning Increases Performance 

The ROBO SCAN Option definitely increases your throughput. Not only will your productivity go up but with ROBO SCAN it is also possible that one operator handles multiple scanning stations. In addition, this operator can do other tasks like entering meta data or indexing.