ADS-2800W Desktop Scanner

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R8,900.00 - R10,100.00

Wired and Wireless Network Document Scanner with LCD Screen


Network scanning for an efficient workgroup. The ADS-2800W Desktop Scanner is a professional scanner that seamlessly integrates into existing document management systems. Combining reliability and productivity to meet the needs of the most demanding workforce.

The innovative and space saving design of the ADS-2800W Desktop Scanner coupled with top-of-the-range speed makes this the perfect work partner for your busy office environment. Fast and reliable, it lets you enjoy error-free scanning for multiple documents. Along with outstanding imaging quality and ease-of-use, it effectively delivers top-of-the-class document capture benefits to please the most demanding professional.




The Brother ADS-2800W Desktop Scanner is simple to set up, robust for continued office use and reliable for uninterrupted professional scanning of vital documents. Offering true network capability, business critical information can be sent directly to a desired Network folder location, improving workflow efficiency and increasing productivity. The ADS-2800W Desktop Scanner also supports programmable scan destinations from the 9.3cm colour touchscreen, to instant, one touch scanning.

Other Features

Auto Scan Size, Auto Deskew, Skip Blank Page, Auto Colour Detection, Auto Image Rotation, Background Processing, Binarizaton, Blurred Character Correction, Boldface Formatting, Colour Dropout, Colour Tone Adjustment, Continuous Scan, Edge Fill, Edge Emphasis, Margin Setting, Noise Reduction, Multi-feed Detection, Punch Hole Removal, Quiet Mode, Carrier Sheet Mode, One Sheet Scan, Plastic Card Mode, Remove Ruled Lines, Detect End of Page, Brother Solutions Interface (BSI) , Secure Function Lock (ver 3.0), Active Directory Authentication, Setting Lock, WPS, LDAP

ADS-2800W desktop scanner

What’s in the Box?

The ADS-2800W Desktop Scanner ships with the following:

  • Power supply cord and USB cable
  • Driver software for Windows®
  • Quick Set-Up Guide
ADS 2800 Carrier Mode

Key Features

  • 30ppm Scan speed
  • USB 2.0, Gigabit wired and wireless connectivity
  • 50 Sheet ADF
  • 600 x 600dpi Scan resolution
  • 9.3cm Colour touchscreen LCD
  • Create searchable PDF’s
  • Supports multiple file types
  • Professional software suite included
  • Carrier sheet mode
  • Long paper scan up to 5000mm
  • Multi-feed detection
  • Scan to email, FTP, Cloud, OCR, PDF
ADS2800 side view

Network Scanning. Information on the move.


Secure Function Lock (SFL) allows user restrictions to be put in place for function management and improved security.

ADS-3600 carrier mode

ADS 2.0 scanners efficiently process a wide range of mixed document materials, paper weights, colours, sizes and also plastic cards.

ADS-3600 Scan to usb

The scan to USB host feature allows the connection of an external storage flash drive up to 64 GB so users can instantly make their scanned documents portable.

3 Year Carry-in Warranty Logo

Peace of Mind. Guaranteed.

When you purchase a Brother ADS-2800W Desktop Scanner, we’ll support you every step of the way with our FREE 3-year Carry-in warranty commitment. YOU DO NOT NEED TO REGISTER YOUR PRODUCT, our warranty is automatic when you purchase your Brother device. To keep your Brother machine running in optimal condition we recommend using only Brother Genuine Consumables, this will ensure you automatically enjoy our exclusive 3-year warranty.

Additional information

Scan Model


Image Sensor Type

Dual CIS (Contact Image Sensor)


9.3cm Colour LCD Touchscreen

Automatic Document Feeder

Up to 50 Sheets

Carrier Sheet

500 times (Lifespan), Optional Purchase

Minimum Document Size

51 x 51mm

Maximum Document Size

215.9 x 355.6mm Long (1 sided)

Paper Thickness

27 – 413 gsm

Plastic Card Thickness

Embossed up to 1.4mm

Scan Speed

Up to 30ppm (60ipm)

Scanning Modes

Colour, Greyscale

Scan Resolution

Up to 1,200 x 1,200 dpi (interpolated), Up to 600 x 600 dpi from ADF

Supported File Formats


"Scan To" Functions

Cloud, Email, Image, File, OCR, USB, FTP, Email Server, Network, Mobile, Sharepoint

Connectivity Interface

USB, Wired, Wireless

Windows Driver


Mac Driver


Linux Driver

SANE (Free download)

Windows Software

ABBYY FineReader Sprint v12, ABBYY PDF Transformer+, BRAdmin Professional, Control Centre 4, Nuance Paperport 14SE, Presto! Bizcard 6, Remote Set up

Mac Software

ABBYY FineReader Sprint v12, Control Centre 2, Remote Set up

Mobile Apps

iPrint&Scan, Brother ScanViewer for iOS, Image Viewer for Android

Support & Downloads

At Brother, we are always at your side when it comes to supporting our products.  Click on the product link below to visit the Brother Solutions Center where you will find the latest drivers and software as well as product manuals, user guides, troubleshooting support, Frequently Asked Questions, consumable and accessory information and product specifications.

The Brother Support Centre can also be accessed via a FREE app, more info here.