The imageFORMULA P-208II has an ultra-compact body and offers the smallest footprint in Canon’s imageFORMULA lineup. This scanner is not just for the office. Its lightweight, compact design makes it ideal for use anywhere in the home or out on the road. With a plug-and-scan feature, a 10-sheet ADF and high speed duplex scanning productivity is always maintained.


It offers a full range of functions in one compact package.

This scanner is not just for the office. Its lightweight, compact design makes it ideal for use in the home or anywhere you happen to find yourself. Though mobile, it allows one-pass duplex scanning and comes equipped with ADF. What’s more, ease of use is enhanced by the new CaptureOnTouch and CaptureOnTouch Lite, which makes for even more intuitive operation.

Outstandingly portable and ADF-equipped

The P-208ll now comes equipped with ADF that can hold up to 10 documents. With its compact design, this lightweight scanner – weighing just 600g and measuring 12.30 x 2.19 x 1.57” (312.5 x 55.5 x 40mm) – is small enough to fit neatly into a bag for quick and easy use wherever you go.

Plug & Scan

There is no need to install any driver software or scanning application on your PC as the pre-installed scanning utility, CaptureOnTouch Lite, provides plug-and-scan capabilities.
Simply opening the feed t ray turns the scanner on and makes it ready to scan.

High-Quality One-Pass Duplex Scanning

Simplex (ppm) Duplex (ipm)
B&W / Grayscale Color B&W / Grayscale Color
200dpi 8 8 16 16
300dpi 8 6 16 12
*A4, Portrait

USB Powering

USB PoweringFor enhanced portability, it now comes loaded with a USB bus power drive that makes scanning possible without an AC/DC adaptor.
You can scan wherever and whenever the need arises using a single USB cable that packs away neatly when the job is done.


Various functions to improve scanning efficiencies and qualities

Wide range of intelligent image processing functions are equipped.
Please refer to the “Image processing functions” page for details.

Bundled Software

Enhanced ease of use and intelligibility

As this is preinstalled, plug-and-scan is now available without having to install any driver software. Employing the same panel-style GUI as CaptureOnTouch, CaptureOnTouch Lite offers editing capability and intuitively understands what is required. What’s more, the standard functions of CaptureOnTouch can be used in exactly the same way for a trouble-free scanning experience. Additional plug-ins can also be used to support various outputs.

Enhanced Cloud Connectivity

Connection iconsConnection to cloud-based services is now even more comprehensive. In addition to Evernote, SharePoint and Google Drive, scanning destinations have been expanded to include SugarSync, OneDrive and Dropbox.

CapturePerfect and CaptureOnTouch are both capture application software for the DR scanner series.
Each of the software can be selected and used, depending on the usage and workflow.
Please refer to the “Software” page for details.

Type Desktop sheet-fed scanner
Document size Plain paper Width: 50.8 to 216 mm (2 to 8.5″)
Length: 70 to 356 mm (2.76 to 14″)
Postcard Width: 88.9 to 108 mm (3.5 to 4.25″)
Length: 127 to 152.4 mm (5 to 6″)
Business card Width: 49 to 55 mm (1.93 to 2.17″)
Length: 85 to 91 mm (3.35 to 3.58″)
Card (ISO/IEC compliant) 54 mm x 86 mm (2.1 x 3.4″)
Document thickness and weight Plain paper 0.06 to 0.22 mm (0.0024 to 0.0087″)
52 to 209 g/m² (14 to 55 lb bond)
Postcard 0.15 to 0.4 mm (0.0059 to 0.0157″)
128 to 300 g/m² (34 to 80 lb bond)
Business card 0.15 to 0.45 mm (0.0059 to 0.0177″)
128 to 380 g/m² (34 to 58 lb bond)
Card (ISO/IEC compliant) 0.76 mm (0.03″) or less
Up to 1.4 mm (0.055″) for embossed cards
Document feeding method Automatic
Scanning sensor Contact image sensor
Light source LED
Scanning side Simplex/Duplex
Scanning modes Black and White, 256-level Grayscale, Advanced Text Enhancement II, 24-bit Color
Scanning resolution 150 x 150 dpi, 200 x 200 dpi, 300 x 300 dpi, 400 x 400 dpi, 600 x 600 dpi
Scanning speed *1 B&W/Grayscale 200 dpi/300 dpi: 8 ppm (Simplex), 16 ipm (Duplex)
Color 200 dpi: 8 ppm (Simplex), 16 ipm (Duplex)
300 dpi: 6 ppm (Simplex), 12 ipm (Duplex)
Interface Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Scanner driver/Software Windows:
ISIS/TWAIN Driver, CaptureOnTouch, CaptureOnTouch Lite (Built-in), Presto! BizCard, Evernote *2
TWAIN Driver, CaptureOnTouch, CaptureOnTouch Lite (Built-in), Presto! BizCard, Evernote *2
Dimensions (W x D x H) Feed tray closed: 312.5 x 56.5 x 40 mm (12.3 x 2.23 x 1.57″)
Feed tray open: 312.5 x 89.5 x 40 mm (12.3 x 3.53 x 1.57″)
Weight Approximately 600 g (1.3 lb)
Power supply Supply from USB (500mA)
Power consumption Scanning 2.5 W or less
Sleep mode 1.5 W or less
Power OFF 0.1 W or less
Operating environment Temperature: 10°C to 32.5°C (50°F to 90.5°F)
Humidity: 25% to 80% RH
Options/Consumables WU10, Carrying Case, Separation Pad
*1 Scanning speed may vary depending on PC environment, scanner settings, and other factors.
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