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HP Scanjet 5000

HP Scanjet 5000
alaScore 84

19 reviews

May, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 reviews of HP Scanjet 5000. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Scanners for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the price and design. The size and usability also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the reliability.

usability, size, design, price


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Scanners the HP Scanjet 5000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 user reviews of HP Scanjet 5000 from The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Scanners on People really like the price. The usability is also mentioned favorably, but many are negative about the reliability.

usability, price


73% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: HP Scanjet 5000 Sheet-Feed Scanner (L2715A#BGJ)HP Scanjet 5000 Sheet-Feed Scanner (L2715A#BGJ)

May, 2018

Consumer review (

HP Scanjet 5000 Sheet-feed Scanner


If you are planning to use anything but Windoze.....stay away!!

Oct, 2011

Consumer review (

HP Scanjet 5000 Sheet-feed Scanner


Great scanner for a small-medium office archiving things to save storage room. I've had it for a little while now and just reached the 2000 page scanned mark. It has only jammed twice - once due to a missed staple (oops) and once because it was getting...

Jun, 2011

Consumer review (

HP Scanjet 5000 Sheet-feed Scanner


Scanner continues to amaze.

Oct, 2010

Product Specifications

The HP Scanjet 5000 document sheet-feed scanner series is designed for SMB customers who need fast automated duplex scanning plus the flexibility to handle smaller items such as ID cards, receipts, checks and business cards.


Electromagnetic compatibility:FCC, CISPR 22:2006, ANSI 63.4-2003, EN 55022:2006, EN 61000-3-2:2005 / Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Part 2 and Part 15, Class B (USA); CISPR 22:2006 (International); ANSI 63.4-2003 (USA); CAN/CSA – CISPR 22:02 (Canada); EN 55022:2006, Class B (European Union); EN 61000-3-2:2005 (European Union); EN 61000-3-3:2005 (European Union); AS/NZS CISPR 22:2004 (Australia and New Zealand), Class B; CNS 13438 (Taiwan); EN 55024:1998+A1:2001+A2:2003 (European Union)
Energy Star certified: Yes


Color of product:Black, Grey
Scan type:Sheet-fed scanner
Scanner Type:Sheet-fed

Dimensions & Weight


Energy Management

Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:100-240
Power consumption (typical):40

Environmental Standards

ENERGY STAR Qualified: Yes
EPA Energy Star Compliant: Yes


Country Kits:Italy/United Kingdom
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:HP ScanJet

Input Capacity

Auto document feeder (ADF) input capacity:50


Microsoft Certification:Certified for Windows Vista
Vista Certification:Certified for Windows Vista

Operational Conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):15 - 80
Operating relative humidity range:15 - 80
Operating temperature (T-T):10 - 35
Operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 35
Storage relative humidity (H-H):0 - 90
Storage relative humidity range:0 - 90
Storage temperature (T-T):-40 - 65
Storage temperature range (T-T):-40 - 65

Other Features

Digital sender features:Scan to folder, scan to email, scan to copy, scan to application
Dimensions (WxDxH):12.6 x 11 x 9.69
Document weight maximum (Auto document Feeder, imperial):32 lb / 32 lbs
Document weight minimum (Auto Document Feeder, imperial):13 lb / 13 lbs
Duplex ADF scanning:Y
I/O ports:1 Hi-Speed USB 2.0
Image scaling/enlargement range:1 - 999% / 1 to 999% in 1% increments
Maximum dimensions (W x D x H):12.6 x 25.4 x 15.4
Maximum scan area (ADF) (imperial):8.5 x 34
Maximum scan area (Auto Document Feeder):8.5 x 34
Media types supported:Paper (plain, inkjet), envelopes, labels, cards (business, insurance, embossed, plastic ID)\nA4, A5, A6, A8, legal, business, ID and credit cards, long paper up to 864 mm
Media weight imperial (Auto Document Feeder):13 - 32 lbs / 13 to 32 lb
Minimum scan area (Auto Document Feeder):2 x 2.9
Minimum scan size:50.8 x 73.6 mm (ADF)
Network ready: No
Number of cartons per pallet:6 / 6 (NA, LA, AP, EMEA Ind.); 4 (EMEA Euro)
Number of layers per pallet:5
Output resolutions:75, 100, 150, 200, 240, 300, 400, 500, 600
Package dimensions (W x D x H):15.75 x 14.76 x 19.53 / 15.8 x 14.8 x 19.5
Package dimensions (WxDxH):15.7 x 14.8 x 19.5
Package weight:22.49 / 22.49 lb
Package weight (imperial):22.49 / 22.49 lb
Pallet dimensions (W x D x H):48 x 40 x 102.6
Pallet dimensions (W x D x H) (imperial):48 x 40 x 102.6
Pallet weight (imperial):720
Paper sizes supported (Auto Document Feeder):Letter; legal; A4; A5; custom; cards; long paper up to 34 in (864 mm) and A6; A8; credit cards; business cards
Power Requirements:Input voltage 100 to 240 VAC (+/- 10%), 50/60 Hz (+/- 3%), 1.5 amp output
Product dimensions when open (LxWxD):12.6
Quantity per pallet:30
Recommended operating temperature range (T-T):10 - 35
Safety:IEC 60950-1 First Edition (2001), national derivatives, associated voluntary and mandatory certifications: China (CCC), Russia (GOST), Taiwan (BSMI), Mexico (NOM) / IEC 60950-1, CCC, GOST, BSMI, NOM
Scan input modes:Quick start buttons to HP Smart Document Scan Software and HP Document Copy; scan using HP Document Scan Software; user applicaton via TWAIN, ISIS or WIA drivers
Scan media weight:120
Scan speed (auto document feed):25 ppm/50 ipm
Stacking number for carton:10
Stacking number for pallet:2
Technical features:50-page auto document feeder, double-feed detection, channel colour dropout, business card feed.\nFast document capture at up to 25 ppm/50 ipm in black and white, greyscale and colour.\nScanSoft PaperPort, I.R.I.S. Readiris Pro, Presto! BizCard Reader.\nIntegrate with existing document management systems using ISIS, TWAIN and WIA drivers.\nTask automation via customisable scan profiles, selectable via 2-line LCD control panel.\nSingle- and double-sided scanning, simplex/duplex buttons.
Transparency adapter: No
TWAIN version:1.9 / Version 1.9
Weight:15.9 / 15.9 lb
Weight (imperial):15.9 / 15.9 lb

Other features

Pallet weight:720.9

Packaging Content

Bundled software:CD-ROM(s) with software for Windows, HP Smart Document Scan Software, Nuance PaperPort, I.R.I.S. Readiris Pro OCR, NewSoft Presto! BizCard, EMC ISIS/TWAIN drivers / HP Smart Document Scan Software, Nuance PaperPort, I.R.I.S. Readiris Pro OCR, NewSoft Presto! BizCard, EMC ISIS/TWAIN
Drivers included: Yes

Paper Handling

Auto Document Feeder (ADF) media weight:49 - 120 / 49 to 120
ISO A-series sizes (A0...A9):A4 / A4, A5
ISO B-series sizes (B0...B9):B5
Legal: Yes
Letter: Yes
Maximum ISO A-series paper size:A4
Maximum scan area (ADF):8.5 x 34
Minimum scan area (ADF):2 x 2.9
Minimum scan area (Auto Document Feeder):2 x 2.9
Multi feed detection: Yes
Scanning media types supported:Card stock, Envelopes, Photo paper, Plain paper


Daily duty cycle (max):1500
Light Source:CCFL
Maximum duty cycle:1500
Scan drivers:ISIS, TWAIN
Scan file formats:BMP, HTM, JPG, PNG, RTF
Scan technology:CCD
Scan to:E-mail, File, Image
Sensor Type:CCD

Ports & interfaces

Standard interfaces:USB 2.0


Input frequency:50/60
Input Voltage:100-240
Power consumption (typical):40


Color Depth:48-bit color
Document Feeder Type:Autoload
Form Factor:Desktop
Grayscale Depth:8-bit (256 gray levels)
Input Type:Color
Interface Type:Hi-Speed USB
Max H-Optical Resolution:600dpi
Max Supported Document Size:8.5 in x 34 in
Max Supported Media Size:8.5 in x 34 in
Max V-Optical Resolution:600dpi
Media Feeder Type:Autoload
Supported Document Type:Plain paper
Supported Media Type:Plain paper
Type:Sheetfed scanner


Color scanning: Yes
Duplex scanning: Yes
Film scanning: No
Gray scale levels:256
Input color depth:48
Input colour depth:48
Maximum scan size:8.5 x 34
Optical scanning resolution:600 x 600

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

System Requirements

Compatible operating systems:Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP Professional x64, Windows XP Media Center, Windows XP Home, Windows XP, Windows 2000
Mac compatibility: No
Mac operating systems supported: No
Minimum hard disk space:500
Minimum processor:3 GH
Minimum RAM:1024
Minimum system requirements:CD-ROM
OS Required:Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional / Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition / Microsoft Windows Vista/Microsoft Windows 2000 / Microsoft Windows Vista / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional / Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition/Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition / Microsoft Windows XP Professional / Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition / Microsoft Windows 2000
USB required: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Package weight:22.5 / 359.8