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Introduction of FUJITSU Image Scanner fi-Series "fi-4990C".

This model is discontinued. To determine the direct replacement for this model, please consult our Scanner Replacement Guide.


The fi-4990C image scanner (Ultra Wide SCSI interface / Third Party Slot Interface) offers high-speed, duplex color scanning, and other excellent features achieved by Fujitsu expertise. And these products will be widely used in your business scene.

Product Information
  • High-speed A3 Duplex Color Scanner
  • Color Scanning Speed : 85pppm / 170ipm
    Binary Scanning Speed : 90ppm / 180ipm
  • Drop Out Color features standard
  • 1000 sheets of large capacity hopper
  • High quality image by the image-processing function
  • Double Feeding Detection
  • Ultra Wide SCSI Interface
  • Endorser (Inprinter) Option
Win 95 Win 98 Win 2000 NT 4.0 Win Me Win XP A3Duplex ColorColor 170 ipmMonochrome 180 ipm
Technical Specifications Accessories, Consumables, Cleaning Tool

Reliable Technical

Bundled with Adobe® Acrobat® 5.0

Technical Specifications

Parameter Specification
Scanner Type ADF (Automatic Document Feeder), Manual Feed
Image Sensor Type CCD (Charge-Coupled Device)
Light Source White fluorescent lamp
Optical Resolution 400dpi
Output Resolution Color 100, 150, 200, 300, 400 dpi
Grayscale 100, 150, 200, 240, 300, 400 dpi
Binary 100, 150, 200, 240, 300, 400 dpi
AD Converter 1024 levels (10 bit)
Gray Scale Level Color 24 bit / pixel
Grayscale 8 bit / pixel
Binary 1 bit / pixel
Scanning speed
(A4 portrait)
Color (150dpi) Simplex : 85 ppm
Duplex : 170 ipm
Binary (200dpi) Simplex : 90 ppm
Duplex : 180 ipm
Document Size Minimum A7 or Width : 3inch, Length : 3inch
Maximum A3 or Width : 11inch, Length : 17inch
Document Weight (Tickness) 52 to 127g/m2 (13.9 lb to 34 lb)
Capacity Maximum 1000 sheets (64g/m2, 17 lb)
Interface Ultra Wide-SCSI
Option Board Slot (Third Party Slot)
Connecter shape Shield type 68 pin (pin type)
Halftone patterns Dither / Error diffusion
Voltage or Voltage Range AC 100 to 240 VAC +10% /-10%
Power 250VA or less
Operation environment Temperature 15 to 35 Degrees Centigrade (59 to 95 Degrees Fahrenheight)
Relative humidity 20 to 80% (Non-condensing)
Dimensions Width 588mm
Depth 689mm
Height 540mm
Weight 65kg (143 lb)
Others Double feed detection Yes
Long paper scanning Yes
Paper counter Yes

1. Use the following SCSI card to connect to PC.

Recommended SCSI card

maker SCSI card cable

Use of other SCSI card may cause unstable scan operations.
If you use ADAPTEC SCSI card,please install the correct drivers and the updates.
Refer to FQA "Before you buy" - "Q6 What type of SCSI board can I use?"


No. Name Quantity
1 Power Cable 1
2 Stacker 1
3 Pad Unit 1
4 Operator's Guide 1
5 Image Scanner User Manual (CD-ROM) 1
6 Adobe Acrobat 6.0 Standard (CD-ROM) 1
7 TWAIN Driver and ScandAll21 (CD-ROM) 1
8 ISIS Driver (CD-ROM) 1
9 Quick Connection Guide 1
10 Test Certification 1


No. Name Specifications Function
1 fi-499EN CA04235-D201 Number printing is performed on the back side after reading operation.


No. Name Specifications Quantity
1 Pad Unit CA04315-G730 1
2 Pick Roller Unit CA04315-F711 1
3 Brake Roller CA04315-F705 1
4 Lamp Unit CA04315-0430 1
5 Print Cartridge CA01023-0707 1

Recommended replacement cycle
The replacement cycle is based on 64g/m2 A4 plain paper.
This may vary depending on the paper type or condition.

Cleaning Tool

No. Name Notes
1 Cleaner F1 Daily cleaning use for pads and pick rollers
2 Cleaner F2 Daily cleaning use for metal roller and parts
3 Cleaning sheet Daily cleaning use for all rollers