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Epson WorkForce DS-6500 Flatbed Scanner - 1200 dpi Optical


General Information

Manufacturer: Epson Corporation
Manufacturer Part Number: B11B205221
Manufacturer Website Address:
Brand Name: Epson
Product Line: WorkForce
Product Model: DS-6500
Product Name: WorkForce DS-6500 Document Scanner
Marketing Information: Take advantage of high-speed document imaging without breaking the bottom line. This fast, versatile document scanner delivers remarkable scans up to 8-1/2" x 14" , plus optional networking capabilities for small business environments. Best of all, with the 4-line CCD sensor (RGB and black), it consistently delivers vivid colors and crisp, sharp text. Use the 100-sheet automatic document feeder to scan stacks of one-sided or two-sided documents. Ultrasonic double-feed detector automatically stops the scan job if two pages have fed together. The WorkForce DS-6500 scans documents at speeds up to 25 pages per minute with 1200 dpi (flatbed) or 600 dpi (ADF). Use the 8-1/2" x 11-7/10" flatbed to scan hardbound books or other odd-sized items. Included book spine correction eliminates distortion when scanning bound material. 48-bit document scanner also features one-touch scanning to create up to 30 user-programmable jobs and Hi-speed USB 2.0 interface. Energy Star qualified.
Packaged Quantity: 1 Each
Product Type: Flatbed Scanner

Technical Information

Large Format: No
Image Sensor Type: CCD
Optical Resolution: 1200 dpi
Hardware Resolution: 1200 x 1200 dpi
Scan Color: Color
Color Depth: 48-bit
Grayscale Depth: 16-bit
Maximum Mono Scan Speed (ppm): 25
Maximum Color Scan Speed (ppm): 25
Maximum Mono Scan Speed (ipm): 50
Maximum Color Scan Speed (ipm): 50
Media Type: Plain Paper
Media Size:
  • Letter 8.50" x 11"
  • 8.50" x 40"
  • 4" x 6"
  • Legal 8.50" x 14"
  • A4 8.27" x 11.69"
  • A5 5.83" x 8.27"
  • B5 6.93" x 9.84"

Maximum Scan Size: 8.50" x 40"
Scanning Modes: Duplex
ADF Capacity: 100 Sheets
Automatic Document Feeder Included: Yes


USB: Yes
USB Standard: USB 2.0


Software Included:
  • EPSON Scan
  • EPSON Event Manager (Mac only)
  • ABBYY FinerReader Sprint
  • Document Capture Pro (Windows only)
  • ISIS driver (Web Distribution)

Operating System Supported:
  • Windows
  • Mac OS

Power Description

Power Source: AC Supply
Input Voltage:
  • 110 V AC
  • 220 V AC

Operating Power Consumption: 45 W
Sleep-Mode Power Consumption: 1.60 W

Physical Characteristics

Form Factor: Desktop
Color: White
Height: 8.5"
Width: 19.4"
Length: 14.2"
Weight (Approximate): 22.50 lb


Package Contents:
  • WorkForce DS-6500 Document Scanner
  • Setup Sheet
  • USB Cable
  • Software CD
  • AC Adapter
  • AC Power Cable

System Requirements: Windows System Requirements:
  • USB port (Type A)
  • 800 x 600 display
  • 24-bit color
Apple System Requirements:
  • USB port
  • 800 x 600 display millions of colors

Certifications & Standards: EMC: FCC Part 15 Subpart B Class B, CAN/CSA-CEI/IEC CISPR22 Class B
Safety: UL60950-1, CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1

Platform Supported:
  • PC
  • Mac

Recycled: No
Assembly Required: No
Energy Star: Yes
Environmentally Friendly: Yes
Environmental Certification:
  • EPEAT Bronze

Country of Origin: China