Canon imageFORMULA CR-135i High-Volume Check Transport Scanner

Canon imageFORMULA Scanners


MSRP: $2595

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Canon's imageFORMULA CR-135i High-Volume Check Transport delivers high performance, reliability, and image quality, in an efficient countertop design. The CR-135i is perfect for processing large numbers of checks and related small documents.

The Canon CR-135i check scanner can help banks, credit unions, and other financial institutions, utilities, and organizations that handle large numbers of checks and related small documents improve the efficiency of payment processes and treasury management. This results in faster access to funds, reduced costs, and increased ROI. The Canon CR-135i check transport is ideal for high-volume remittance processing, lockbox, back-office capture and branch automation.

Benefits & Features of the Canon imageFORMULA CR-135i High-Volume Check Transport Scanner

  • Scans Up to 135 Checks Per Minute: Capable of maintaining impressive scanning speeds with processing features enabled:
    • One-Line CIS CMOS sensor with three-line parallel data transfer
    • Two independent motor drive units capable of handling up to three items simultaneously in the paper-path
  • M-Shaped Paper Path: Makes it possible for the CR-135i check transport to achieve:
    • Dynamic Endorsement: Real-time dynamic four-line endorsement
    • Dynamic Sorting: Eject pocket sorting based on current item MICR data
  • High Volume Check Scanning: Advanced features enable high-volume check processing
    • 250-item ADF with drop-in ability
    • 200-item eject pockets (two)
    • 50-item eject pocket (one)
    • Eject pocket “waterfalling”
    • 20,000 item Suggested Daily Volume
  • Versatile Scanning: The CR-135i can handle large numbers of checks and other related small documents
  • Dependable Document Handling: The CR-135i delivers exceptional document handling with:
    • Corrugated Retard Rollers
    • Ultrasonic Double Feed Detection: To accurately monitor double feeds
  • Magnetic / Optical Character Recognition: Canon achieves precise MICR data with:
    • Optimized MICR algorithm
    • MICR data complemented with OCR processing – Utilizes a MICR reader as well as OCR
  • High-Precision Optical Technology: The CR-135i delivers impressive image quality through:
    • One-line CMOS CIS sensor – with three-line parallel data transfer
    • Fine Text Filtering: Binarization that removes patterned backgrounds and enhances edges around text for sharper images and improved OCR accuracy
    • 1200 dpi optical resolution – For fine print and small details
    • Up to 300 dpi output resolution – Valuable check information can be precisely reproduced
  • Countertop Convenience: The CR-135i check transport’s compact, robust and easy access design allows this device to fit into busy environments
  • Easy Maintenance: Simple and risk-free operator performed maintenance thanks to:
    • Clam-shell paper-path access
    • Enclosed mechanics
    • “Function Button:” Programmable control panel button for third party application functions by software developers
  • RoHS and WEEE: Complies with the European directives
  • Part of Canon’s Generation Green program
  • eCarePAKs available

Specifications of the Canon imageFORMULA CR-135i High-Volume Check Transport Scanner

Main Unit
Model Name
imageFORMULA CR-135i High-Volume Check Transport
High-Volume Check Transport
Document Feeding
Built-in Automatic Feeder (ADF)
Document Size Width
2.7 – 4.3
Document Size Length
4.7 – 9.6
Thickness Automatic Feeding
0.003 – 0.008 (17-40 lb. Bond)
Thickness Manual Feeding
0.003 – 0.02 (17-112 lb. Bond)
Feeder Capacity
Approx. 250 Sheets
256-Level, 16-Level
Scanning Element
Light Source
Operating Modes
Simplex, Duplex, Grayscale, Black and White, Error Diffusion, Fine Text Filtering
Optical Resolution
1200 dpi
Output Resolution
100/120/150/200/240/300 dpi
Scanning Speeds
Black And White
(Simplex): 135cpm* / (Duplex): 135 cpm*
(Simplex): 135 cpm* / (Duplex): 135 cpm* MICR / ORC:
OCR: E13B/OCR-A/OCR-B/Universal Character
Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Scanner Drivers
Windows XP/Windows Vista/7
8.4 x 18.7 x 10.7
17.6 lb.
Power Consumption
53W or Less
(Energy Saving: 3.8W or Less)
Suggested Daily Volume:** 20,000 Scans
Other Features
Auto Page Size Detection Auto Paper Eject Color Dropout Continuous Feeding Deskew Function Button MICR-based Imprinting / Sorting OCR-based Sorting Three Output Pockets (200/200/50)Ultrasonic Double Feed Detection Waterfall Output Mode4-Line Imprinter w/Bitmap Bundled Software: Silver Bullet Ranger Driver w/ IQA
Canon Scanning Utility Software * Examples based on typical settings, rated in checks per minute with U.S. personal checks at 200 dpi in black and white or grayscale.
** Calculations based on scanning speed and typical daily time of usage.
Exchange Roller Ink Absorber eCarePAK (Exchange Service)