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, 2018.06.02, 2018.06.11
Ubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Kubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Lubuntu 16.04, 16.10, 17.04, 17.10, 18.04, 18.10
Peppermint Linux OS 7, 8, 9
LinuxMint 18, 18.1, 18.2, 18.3, 19
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, 2018.06
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, 3.8
Slackware 14.2

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