Compact and affordable, this lightweight scanner is perfect for those wanting straightforward scanning at the touch of a button.
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With a sleek, compact and stylish design, this lightweight A4 flatbed scanner is fitted with 4 EZ operation buttons for easy use and hassle-free scanning. Perfect for high-resolution scanning at home or in the office.
Classy and compact
Slender, stylish and weighing just 1.7kg, CanoScan LiDE 300 is an affordable space-saving solution. No power output is needed either - just use your PC or laptop's USB connection.
Take the hassle out of scanning thanks to the 4 EZ operation buttons, which take you straight to Auto Scan, copy, email and PDF.
Scanning takes no time at all with CanoScan LiDE 300. It takes approximately 10 seconds to get a 300 dpi A4 scan, saving you precious time and maximising efficiency.
Remove shadows caused by book or magazine spines and ensure pristine text and photos up to 2400 x 4800 dpi thanks to Auto Document Fix and Auto Photo Fix*.
One button for perfection
Achieve the right scanning settings for documents and photos at the touch of a button with Auto Scan and get the perfect result every time.
Type Flatbed Scanner
Scanning element CIS
Light source 3-color (RGB) LED
Optical resolution 2400 x 2400dpi
Selectable resolution 25 - 19200dpi
Interface USB2.0 High-Speed Mini-B
Scanning gradation (colour) 48 bit input -> 48/24 bit output
Scanning gradation (greyscale) 16 bit input -> 8 bit output
Maximum Document Size A4 / Letter (216 x 297mm)
EZ-Scan Buttons 4 buttons (PDF, AUTOSCAN, COPY, SEND)
14.8msec/line (2400 dpi)
6.6msec/line (1200 dpi)
3.8msec/line (600 dpi)
2.2msec/line (300 dpi)
4.3msec/line (2400 dpi)
2.2msec/line (1200 dpi)
1.3msec/line (600 dpi)
2.2msec/line (300 dpi)
Scan speed (A4, 300dpi, Colour) Approx. 10 sec
Scan speed (4x6", 300dpi, Colour) Approx. 5 sec
Preview Speed Approx. 9 sec
Scan Gear for Win
Scan Utility for Win
Power Supply Supplied via USB port
Power Consumption approx. 4.5W (in operation, maximum), approx. 0.3W (standby)
Dimensions 250×367×42 mm
Operating Temperature range 5 - 35 °C
Operating Humidity Range 10 - 90 %RH, without condensation formation
Supported Operating Systems
Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 SP1
Operation can only be guaranteed on a PC with pre-installed Windows 7 or later.
OS X 10.11.6, macOS 10.12?macOS 10.13
Minimum System Requirements Display: 1024 x 768 XGA