Canon High-Speed Flatbed Scanner GNU/Linux Edition (TPE-SC9MRK2)

Canon High-Speed Flatbed Scanner GNU/Linux Edition (TPE-SC9MRK2)
Enjoy high-speed scanning for everything from photos to documents, to even 35mm film while also enjoying superb quality. The Canon High-Speed Flatbed Scanner is a professional scanner and comes with high quality film scanning capabilities. With 4800DPI maximum color dpi, it produces incredible detail in both business documents and photographs.

The Canon High-Speed Flatbed Scanner features a Super Toric Lens, delivering pin-sharp scans from edge-to-edge and bright, low noise images. It requires zero warm-up time and offers lower power consumption with super-efficient white LEDs. In addition, its Fare Level 3 feature provides dust and scratch removal, along with fading, grain and backlight correction.

This scanner comes with access to GNU/Linux documentation and support.

If it's a bit out of your budget or you don't need a top of the line scanner there are other decent options available from our all-in-one printer section.

  • Supports Simple Scan and XSane (XSane required for scanning negatives)

  • 4800DPI maximum color resolution (film scanning) with a vivid 48-bit color depth and over 281 trillion possible colors

  • 35mm Film: Make your old photos look virtually brand new again with the special film scanning guide frame and Film Adapter Unit by scanning one film strip at a time at a maximum 4800 color dpi

  • Compatible with all recent distributions, including libre (free) distributions

  • Not dependent on binary blobs, or proprietary drivers-firmware

We are unable to ship this item to the following countries and/or regions:

Canada, South America, Africa, Asia, Mexico, Russia, Greenland, Iceland, New Zealand, Japan, India, Pakistan, Iran, the Pacific Islands, any other islands, and the middle east.

Fast shipping:


Most customers will receive this item within 1-5 business days via our "Standard Shipping" option or USPS within the US!

Category Specification
Scanner Type Flatbed
Scanning Element Charged-Coupled Device (CCD) 12-line color
Light Source White LED
Features 7 Buttons (some buttons require manual setup/"programming" to auto start applications), 4800 dpi CCD Sensor, "Auto Document Fix", "Auto Scan Mode", Built-In Power Supply, FARE Level 3, Film Scanning (35mm film/120 format film), Gutter Shadow Correction, High-speed Scanning, Light Guide, Sensor Carriage, Super Toric Lens, White LED, Zero Warm-up Time
Scanner Buttons Auto Scan, Copy, E-mail, PDF x 4 (manual configuration required in most distributions)
Max. Resolutions Optical:4800 dpi (film) / 4800 x 4800 (all other media)
Scanning Speed Standard Film Scan: Approx. 18 seconds for 35MM Negative at 1200 dpi
Standard Reflective Scan: Approx. 7 seconds for A4 color document at 300 dpi
Scanning Mode Color: 48-bit internal/48 or 24-bit external
Output Grayscale: 48-bit internal/16-bit (film scanning only)/8-bit output
Max. Document Size 8.5 x 11.7 (inches)
Interface Hi-Speed USB
Dimensions (W x D x H) 18.9 (W) x 4.4 (D) x 10.7 (H) inches
Weight 10.1 lbs.
Power Requirements AC 100-240V, 50/60 Hz
Max. Power Consumption 15W (0.9W Standby)
Operating Temperature 50° - 95° F
Operating Humidity 10% - 90% RH (20% - 80% RH for film scanning) Without Condensation Formation
Compatible With Microsoft Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows® 7, Windows Vista®, Windows XP and Mac OS® X v10.6.8 to 10.7
Supported distributions:

Trisquel 8
Parabola GNU/Linux-libre 2017.05.28, 2017.09.30
Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04
Kubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04
Lubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04
Peppermint Linux OS 7, 8
LinuxMint 18, 18.1, 18.2, 18.3
Fedora 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
OpenSuSE 42.2, 42.3, 15.0
elementary OS .4, .4.1
PCLinuxOS 2017.04, 2017.05, 2017.07, 2017.11
Mageia 5.1, 6
Debian 9
Tails 3.0, 3.0.1, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5, 3.6, 3.6.1, 3.6.2, 3.7
Slackware 14.2

Any recently released distribution is compatible. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions.