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Epson WorkForce DS-560

Epson WorkForce DS-560
Brand: Epson
Category: Document Scanners
  • Scan Speed (ppm/ipm):
  • Max Scan Resolution (dpi):
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  • ADF Capacity:
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Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

  • Features 5 / 10
  • Performance 5 / 10
  • Usability 6 / 10

With fast scanning speeds and fast data-processing features, it is ideal for easy document workflow. In addition, the WorkForce DS-560 has Wi-Fi connectivity and Wi-Fi DirectTM, plus a USB interface. With Document Capture (Mac) and Document Capture Pro (Windows), multiple users can convert, sort and automatically export scanned files to the cloud and other document management systems.

Performance and productivity

This compact scanner has scanning speeds of up to 26ppm / 52ipm, even at 300dpi in colour. This, combined with hardware JPEG compression, makes large scan jobs faster to process.

Seamless integration into document management and cloud systems

Epson Document Capture and Document Capture Pro make it easy to integrate this scanner into your document management system, speeding up workflow and enabling you to capture, convert and distribute scanned information into your document filing systems. In addition, the Pro version for Windows offers barcode recognition and Zonal OCR to help automate document processes, such as file naming and folder creation.

Scan software included or download our new free app

Epson Scan1 offers a wide selection of advanced document imaging features, including text enhancement and automatic de-skew, which help improve efficiency and increase workload output. This model also scans to .docx, .xlsx and .pptx. Scan to your Android or Apple mobile device by downloading the new Epson DocumentScan app from Google Play or the Apple App Store.

Flexible connectivity

Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi DirectTM and USB interfaces allow you to conveniently connect to this scanner.

Key Features

  • High-speed scanning: Scanning speeds of up to 26ppm / 52ipm, even at 300dpi in colour
  • Flexible connectivity: Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi DirectTM connectivity, plus a USB interface
  • Fast processing: Hardware JPEG compression
  • Seamless integration into document management and cloud systems: Epson Document Capture and Document Capture Pro
  • Scan software/app for PC, Mac, mobile: Advanced document imaging features help improve efficiency



General Specification

Technology 1 line CMOS Contact Image Sensor (CIS)
Light Source ReadyScan LED technology
Document feeding mode ADF
Optical Resolution (dpi) 600
File Formats JPEG, TIFF, multi-TIFF, PDF, searchable PDF, secure PDF, PDF/A
Grayscale mode 8-bit
Color mode 24 bit
Dimensions (WxDxH) 297‎ x 152 x 154 mm (Width x Depth x Height)
Weight 2.5 kg
Interface USB 2.0
Recommended Daily Volume 3,000 Pages
OS Support Mac OS 10.5.8 or later, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2003 (32/64bit), Windows Server 2008 (32/64bit), Windows Vista, Windows XP
Bundled Software ABBYY FineReader® Sprint 8.0 (MacOS), ABBYY FineReader® Sprint 9.0 (Windows), Epson Document Capture Pro (Windows only), Epson Document Capture Pro Server (on free download)


Ultrasonic paper jam detection Yes
Long Paper Mode Yes
Card Scan Yes

Scan Size

ADF Minimum 53.34 x 73.66
ADF Maximum 215 mm x 914 mm (Horizontal x Vertical)
ADF Capacity 50 sheets
Paper Thickness and Weight Auto loading: 50 - 130 g/m², Manual loading:50 - 130 g/m²

Scanning Speed

ADF Speed (ppm) ADF Speed pages per minute 26 PPM


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