IRIScan Book 5

IRIScan Book 5, The world’s fastest book scanner
IRIScan Book 5, The world’s fastest book scanner

Scan books, magazines and all types of documents

The world’s fastest book scanner

From $149

Scan to JPG

Scan to JPEG format

Scan to PDF or multi-page PDF format

Scan to PDF or multi-page PDF format

Scan to MS Office format

Scan to a Microsoft Office file format (Word, Excel, etc.)

Convert to audio

Convert documents to audio files

Scan books

Scan books and magazines

Fast scanning

Ultra-fast scanning

Battery powered


Micro-SD card included

SD memory included

Scan books in a flash, without detaching a page!

IRIS’ flagship product, this book scanner allows you to scan all kinds of documents, even bound documents, even bound books, newspapers, syllabus, magazines,… Scanning is done with a simple gesture!

Slide it onto the page to be scanned in just 4 to 9 seconds* (depending on resolution) and it’s done !

All the content is scanned in high definition (up to 1200 PPP) and can be directly be directly reworked (Word, Excel, PDF…) thanks to Free Readiris OCR software included. A complete tool that will simplify your life!

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IRIScan Book 5 - ideal to scan books in a flash

All features of the IRIScan Book 5

Scan books and magazines

Digitization of books and magazines

IRIScan Book 5 is very easy to use: just slide the scanner on the document to get a high resolution document to instantly obtain a high resolution scanned image, up to 1200 dpi! Thanks to the high quality optical sensor and the wheels under the scanner, scanning is extremely fast and stable!

Use it anywhere

For use anywhere, without a computer!

IRIScan Book 5 is an extremely compact and lightweight scanner, which can be easily slipped into a bag and can be taken anywhere. Powered by a powerful lithium-ion battery rechargeable via USB and supplied with a MicroSD card, this book scanner works everywhere without being connected to a to a computer!

Convert to Word, Excel and PDF

Conversion of documents into editable files (word, excel, etc.)

IRIScan Book 5 comes with a full-featured OCR software (Readiris) that allows you to convert text areas of scanned documents into editable Word, Excel or PDF files. Your files are converted and ready to be edited and archived.

Scan to PDF

Creating indexed pdf files

The included Readiris software allows you to convert scanned documents into indexed PDF files thanks to the powerful OCR engine that converts the image text into indexed text.

LCD preview screen

Color lcd screen for previews

The large color LCD on the top of the scanner lets you preview your scanned documents. It also gives you the ability to change all scan settings and shows you the battery and memory usage levels.

Direct scan

Direct scanning to pdf or jpeg format

The IRIScan Book 5 scanner is equipped with a button that allows you to select the scanning format scanning format of your choice, namely PDF or image (JPEG). You also have the possibility to select the resolution (300, 600 or 1200 dpi) and quality (color or black and white).

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Convert your documents to editable formats: Word, Excel, ePub, PDF...

The IRIScan Book 5 comes with Readiris OCR & PDF software with intelligent features. It allows you to convert the text areas of scanned documents and into editable files!

For example, convert your scans to Word, Excel, ePub, searchable PDF… to name a few. Your files are converted and ready to be edited and archived. Their original layout is respected and the text is recognized with great accuracy. Gone are the days of tedious manual encoding with the IRIScan Book 5!

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Discover the sleek and clean design of the IRIScan Book 5

  1. Built-in long-life lithium rechargeable battery / 3.7V
  2. High brightness 3.8 cm color display for instant overview
  3. SD card slot (to insert the included MicroSD card)
  4. USB port (to easily charge the device or download files)
  5. Easy buttons for configuration: resolution (up to 1200 dpi), format (JPG/PDF/multi-PDF), color/black and white mode, etc.
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Discover the IRIScan™ Book 5


IRIScan Book 5 - the best handheld scanner

Compatible Windows and macOS

  • Autonomous and battery powered

  • Transfer files via USB

  • Scanning size: A4 (Width) x up to 120cm/47in (length)

  • Scan without a computer

  • Scan books, magazines and standard documents

  • Resolution 300 / 600 / 1200 DPI

  • Scan directly to JPEG, PDF or Multi-page PDF

  • Convert into editable text files with Readiris PRO

300 DPI

600 DPI

1200 DPI

Battery Powered

MicroSD card included

Carrying case (in option)

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What users, companies & medias say

about IRIScan Book 5


Speech therapist

★★★★★ Improve daily life of my patients

As a speech therapist working with children with special needs, I propose adaptations and compensations to improve the quality of daily life. The IRIScan products allow my patients to adapt to school and especially to be on par with the rest of the class


Occupational therapist


I am an occupational therapist in private practice and I use the IRIScan Book with my patients. The IRIScan Book is easy to use in class or at home for homework. The connection is easy and fast, and with the IRIScan Direct, the handling of the scanner is easier. I highly recommend this hand held scanner


PCMag Magazine

★★★★ Editor choice, Rated "Excellent"

The IRIScan Book 5 is a wand scanner designed for scanning directly from books, magazines, journals, and notebooks. It's fast and accurate, and allows you to scan directly to a PC.


related to IRIScan Book 5

– Image sensor : Image sensor A4 color contact image sensor (CIS)
– Resolution : 300/600/1200 dpi
– Scanning speed for A4 page :
—- Color high resolution : 9 seconds
—- Black & white high resolution : 6 seconds
—- Color low resolution : 4 seconds
—- Black & white low resolution : 3 second
– Capacity (A4 documents, based on 4 GB MicroSD™ card. Depends on the content complexity):
—- 1200 dpi color: 500 JPEG images
—- 600 dpi color: 1000 JPEG images
—- 300 dpi color: 2000 JPEG images
– File format : JPEG, PDF or Multi-page PDF
– LCD: 1.5” Color with scanning status display/preview
– Auto power off: 3 minutes
– USB port: Micro USB
– External memory capacity: MicroSD™ card / MicroSDHC™ card up to 32 GB
– Battery life (scanning to MicroSD™ Card): 100 pages daily after recharging (A4, 300 dpi, color)
– Wifi specifications( IRIScan Book 5 Wifi only): IEEE 802.11 b/g/n standards compliant 2.4GHZ

Software suite for Windows®

  • Microsoft® Windows® 11, 10, 8, 7.
  • 512MB RAM (1GB recommended).
  • 300MB of available hard disk space

Suite logicielle pour Mac OS®
Software suite for Mac OS® or chip M1

  • macOS 10.11 and above (earlier versions not supported)
  • 512 Mo de mémoire RAM (1 Go recommandé)
  • Au moins 300 Mo d’espace disponible sur le disque dur


Software suite for iOS®

  • Requires IOS 9 and above.


Software suite for Android®

  • Requires android 4.4.4 and above.

– Readiris™ Pro 16 software for PC and Mac® (download)
– Instant Result scanning software for Windows (download)
– MicroSD™ card (including SD™ card adaptor)
– USB cable
– Transport pouch

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– Product name: IRIScan™ Book 5 White
– SKU:
—- 458739 (White)
—- 458740 (Red)
—- 458741 (Turquoise)
-EAN code:
—- 5420079900103 (White)
—- 5420079900110 (Red)
—- 5420079900127 (Turquoise)v – Custom code: 847190
– Box size (H x L x D): 13,8 x 31,2 x 4,8 cm (5.43 x 12.28 x 1.88 in)
– Box weight: 550 gr (19.4 oz)
– Scanner size (H x L x D): 2,2 x 25,9 x 3,8 cm (0.87 x 10.19 x 1.49 in)
– Scanner weight: 153gr (5.4 oz)

– Product name: IRIScan™ Book 5 Wifi
– SKU: 458742
– EAN code: 5420079900134
– Custom code: 847190
– Box size (H x L x D): 13,8 x 31,2 x 4,8 cm (5.43 x 12.28 x 1.88 in)
– Box weight: 550 gr (19.4 oz)
– Scanner size (H x L x D): 2,2 x 25,9 x 3,8 cm (0.87 x 10.19 x 1.49 in)
– Scanner weight: 153gr (5.4 oz)

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