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ViewScan 4 
Microfilm Scanner

with 16mm and 3M Cartridge  Microfilm option

Bring your film to life - next generation microfilm scanner, with an industry-leading 18mp image sensor

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600 dpi

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USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Camera Connection

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2 White LED Sources + Lens Illumination

Old film deserves better than old technology — it deserves an advanced HD digital system designed around the latest high-resolution sensors. Simply put, it deserves better than half an upgrade.

The Clear Choice.

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300 dpi


Secure Scanning

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USB 3.0 SuperSpeed Camera Connection

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Energy Saving

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Image Quality

  • High resolution scanning

  • 18mp color image sensor

  • Real time view and immediate high resolution scan of positive and negative microform images

  • PerfectFocus — Continuous image focus always produces a clear image

  • Create high resolution scans at 300 dpi. Software selectable up to 1200 dpi


  • ​Multiple image file outputs from a single scan

  • Full resolution while browsing a continuous live image

        without pixelation

  • Scissor Cut Cropping™ easily captures irregular sized areas from film images*

  • Easy film loading with minimum twists and bends to keep film straight

  • Customizable, kiosk style, start screen with user profiles

  • A3 landscape

  • Microfilm (35/16 mm rolls), microfiche, aperture cards, jackets and slides. 3M cartridge film adapter is available.

  • One Click EasySave Multipage PDF and Multipage TIFF*

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More Features

  • Front USB port

  • ClipMerge™ allows multiple clippings to be assembled onto a single page

  • Secure double authentication public email mode

  • Set, save and restore settings for various film types without being an Admin

  • Cruise Control (Automatic film scanning) up to 10 frames included — Full suite optional

  • Word Searchable — Single page OCR desktop app available — Full suite optional

 Included Software




The powerful new ST PerfectView Software streamlines every aspect of the research process, allowing users to browse and capture images from 16 mm or 35 mm microfilm rolls, microfiche, aperture cards and more with astounding ease.

  • User-Friendly

  • Browse, Edit, Share color-coded feature makes it simple for all user levels

  • VirtualFilm Technology turns all captured images into a virtual roll of film, which can optionally be saved and recalled.

  • Energy saving with auto sleep mode

Technical Specifications

Scan format

  • Microfilm (16/35mm rolls); microfiche; aperture cards; 3M cartridge



  • 18 megapixel color or 9 megapixel black & white

  • Scanable media reduction range combined optical and digital 7x to 105x, optical 7x to 30x

  • Annotation software — Add highlights, text, etc. to any scan

  • Image Bin — Captured images are always visible and retrievable during user’s session




Additional information

  • Weight: 26.4lbs (12kg)

  • Dimensions: 8" x 12" x 12" (21cm x 31cm x 31cm)

  • Compact desktop system (12"x12" base)

  • Power: 110-240 VAC 50/60 Hz

  • Factory Warranty: 36 months on system/Lifetime on lamps

  • Operating System: Windows 7, 8, 10 (32 and 64 bit)

  • Software Support: Free updates for life of scanner

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