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Canon ImageFORMULA DR6030C


ImageFORMULA DR6030C A3 Duplex Document Scanner


Designed to Perform with Remarkable Speed and Precision

A truly remarkable compact A3 scanner from Canon, the DR-6030C, enables high-performance duplex scans of various document types at impeccable speeds in full-color for users who demand the best quality and impressive versatility.

Built to ensure speedy departmental digitization of various type and sized documents, the DR-6030C is the compact A3 document scanner, versatile and easy-to-operate, for keeping up with a fast-paced economy. With its innovative technology and impeccable design – incorporating Canon's renowned high-precision roller system – the DR-6030C is incredibly efficient and capable of smoothly handling documents even up to 118.1 inches in length with its advanced Long Document mode, all the while minimizing productivity delays caused by misfeeds and inappropriate scans.

Canon's imageFORMULA DR-6030C ultra-compact high-speed A3 production scanner offers excellent reliability and flexibility: ideal in centralized or remote offices or specialist scanning bureaus.


  • Ultra-compact A3 production scanner
  • High-speed colour scanning (60ppm portrait / 80ppm landscape)
  • Advanced image processing features
  • Ultra-reliable paper transport system
  • Class-leading energy efficiency
  • Optional Flatbed 101 Scanner Unit
  • Kofax VRS included

Compact A3 production scanner for dependable high-quality scanning.

Compact and ergonomically-designed, the imageFORMULA DR-6030C scanner speeds up workflows and boosts productivity with fast, precise A3 colour scanning across a range of media.


Exceptional speed and efficiency

Busy working environments will quickly raise their productivity with the DR-6030C's rapid colour scanning speeds. Canon's advanced 3-line CMOS CIS sensor technology and JPEG-compression image file transfer process enable colour scanning speeds of up to 80ppm (landscape.)


Compact by design

The DR-6030C is among the most compact A3 production scanners – ideal in corporate office departments or smaller branch offices that have limited desktop space. Scan operators will appreciate its convenient front document feed and exit design for its convenient and comfortable operation.


Excellent performance and superior image quality

The DR-6030C captures precise high-quality images scan after scan. With three dedicated modes designed to enhance text and remove dark or patterned backgrounds, the DR-6030C reproduces clear legible images optimized for OCR applications or for automated data extraction. Additional features like Auto Colour Detection, Auto Size and Deskew Correction, Text Orientation Correction and Customised Colour Dropout further enhance image quality and consistency.


Trouble-free paper handling

Built on the same reliable paper transport system as its market-leading DR-5010C predecessor, the DR-6030C can reliably handle up to 10,000 scans a day. The high-precision roller system allows for jam-free feeding of a wide range of documents: from A3 media and plastic cards to documents up to 3m long. A selectable straight-thru paper path makes it easy to scan items up to 546 g/m2 thick.


Leading energy efficiency

The DR-6010C is the most energy-efficient production scanner in its class, using just 46W of power when scanning – saving you money and helping you become more eco-friendly.


Powerful Software

The DR-6030C comes bundled with Canon's CapturePerfect software and Adobe Acrobat Standard Edition, with a CapturePerfect Software Developers Kit (SDK) also available for easy custom integrations. Kofax VRS – the industry's leading image processing software – is included for added image quality assurance.


Flatbed option

For extra versatility, the DR-6030C is fully compatible with the optional Flatbed Unit 101 for scanning bound and fragile documents.



Desktop sheet-fed scanner
Document feeding Automatic or manual sheet feeding
Document size Width: 53 - 300 mm (2 - 11.98 in.)
Length: 70 - 432 mm (2.76 - 17.01 in.); Long Document Mode: up to 3,000 mm (118.1. in.)

Document thickness and weight (U-Turn Path)

Automatic feeding: 0.06 - 0.15 mm, 52 - 128 g/m² (14 - 32 lb bond)

Manual feeding:0.05 - 0.20 mm, 40 - 157 g/m² (11 - 40 lb bond)

Document thickness and weight (Straight Path)

Automatic feeding: 0.06 - 0.15 mm, 52 - 128 g/m² (14 - 32 lb bond)

Manual feeding:0.05 - 0.66 mm, 40 - 546 g/m² (11 - 144 lb bond)

Business card size and thickness

Size: 53.9 x 85.5 mm (2.12 x 3.37 in.)

Thickness: 0.76 0.08 mm (0.03 0.003 in.)

Feeding capacity Up to 500 sheets of good quality paper (48 mm or less including page curl)
Scanning element 3-line CMOS CIS
Light source LED (red, green, and blue)
Scanning side Simplex / Duplex
Scanning mode Black and White, Error Diffusion, High-Speed Text Enhancement, Advanced Text Enhancement, Advanced Text Enhancement II, 256-level Grayscale, 24-bit Color, Auto Color Detection
Scanning resolutions 100 x 100 dpi, 150 x 150 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 240 x 240 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi
Scanning speed*
(A4/LTR, Portrait)

B&W and Grayscale

200 dpi: 60 ppm (Simplex) / 120 ipm (Duplex)
300 dpi: 60 ppm (Simplex) / 120 ipm (Duplex)


200 dpi: 60 ppm (Simplex) / 120 ipm (Duplex)
300 dpi: 60 ppm (Simplex) / 84 ipm (Duplex)

Useful functions Ultrasonic Double Feed Detection, Continuous Mode, Moiré Reduction,
Prevent Bleed Through / Remove Background, Punch Hole Removal, Color Dropout, Auto Page Size Detection, Text Orientation Recognition, Skip Blank Page, Deskew, MultiStream™, Prescan, User Preferences, Skew Detection, Gamma Correction, Remove Border, Isolated Point Removal, Edge Emphasis, Add-on
Light Source
LED (red, green, and blue)
Interface Dual Interface (SCSI-3 & High-Speed USB2.0)
Software CapturePerfect 3.0, Kofax VirturalReScan Basic
Power requirements AC 220-240V (50/60Hz)
Power consumptio 46.5W (Scanning), 3.7W (Sleep Mode)
Operation environment 10 - 32.5°C (50 - 90.5°F), Humidity: 20 - 80% RH
Dimensions (W x D x H) Feed trays closed: 398.4 x 312 x 191.4 mm (15.6 x 12.3 x 7.5 in.)
Weight Approx. 10.5 kg (23 lb.)
Optionals/Consumables Barcode Module, Exchange Roller Kit (Feed roller, Retard roller, Pick roller)