ADS-3600W Desktop Scanner

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R12,400.00 - R15,200.00

High-speed, Wired & Wireless Network Document Scanner


Network scanning for an efficient workgroup. The Brother ADS-3600W Desktop Scanner 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-3600W 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.


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The Brother ADS-3600W Desktop Scanner with Wired and Wireless Networking plus SuperSpeed USB 3.0 connectivity offers powerful features for mid- to large size workgroups that help simplify the way documents are captured, managed, processed, and delivered. Using the 50-page capacity auto document feeder, it captures single and double-sided documents in a single pass at speeds of up to 50ppm, making it perfect for scanning multi-page, two-sided business documents, as well as single-page documents up to 5000mm long, receipts, business and plastic cards.

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, Multifeed 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

What’s in the Box?

The ADS-3600W Desktop Scanner ships with the following:

  • Power supply cord and USB cable
  • Driver software for Windows®
  • Quick Set-Up Guide
ADS-3600W desktop scanner

Key Features

  • 50ppm Scan speed
  • USB 3.0, Gigabit wired and wireless connectivity
  • 50 Sheet ADF
  • 600 x 600dpi Scan resolution
  • 9.3cm Colour touchscreen LCD
  • Create searchable PDF’s
  • Professional software suite included
  • Carrier sheet mode
  • Multi-feed detection
  • Long paper scan up to 5000mm
  • NFC enabled
  • Scan to email, FTP, Cloud, OCR, PDF
ADS-3600W desktop scanner

Network Scanning. Information on the move.

ADS-3600W NFC Connectivity

Near Field Communication (NFC) enables close proximity wireless communication between your Brother scanner and a compatible NFC device for simple and timely workflow in and around the office.

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-3600W 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 50ppm (100ipm)

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

Apps, Cloud, Email, Image, File, OCR, USB, FTP, Email Server, Network, Mobile, Sharepoint, Windows Web Services

Connectivity Interface

NFC, USB, Wired, Wireless

Windows Driver


Windows Software

ABBYY FineReader v11, ABBYY PDF Transformer+, BRAdmin Professional, Brother Control Center 4, Control Centre 2, Nuance Paperport 14SE, Remote Set up

Mac Software

ABBYY FineReader Professional Edition, Brother 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.