Canon Reinforces Reliability with Three-Year Warranty for New imageFORMULA DR-C225 II and DR-C225W II Scanners

MELVILLE, N.Y., September 10, 2018 – In recognition of the importance of reliability when modernizing paper-based processes, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, has announced the availability of the imageFORMULA DR-C225 II and imageFORMULA DR-C225W II office document scanners. Ideal for converting paper-based documents to digital files, the new easy-to-use scanner models offer the flexibility and high-image quality expected from Canon devices.

With the imageFORMULA DR-C225 II and imageFORMULA DR-C225W II models, users are provided with a three-year Advanced Exchange limited warranty, to help bring peace-of-mind to end-users by protecting their investment. In addition to the three-year warranty, eCarePAK options are available to extend service beyond the initial period to help customers save on costs associated with post-purchase maintenance and help to maximize uptime throughout the product life.

“We are excited to announce the availability of the imageFORMULA DR-C225 II and imageFORMULA DR-C225W II office document scanners to our valued customers” said Shinichi Yoshida, executive vice president and general manager, Business Imaging Solutions Group, Canon U.S.A. “Whether found in corporate or small-medium sized business (SMB) offices, these scanners are well suited for use by either individuals or workgroups to help increase efficiency and productivity in document capture processes.”

The innovative, upright space-saving design frees up desk space, making them a perfect fit for small office settings. Both scanners feature intuitive, front-side-forward and top-up item feeding. A single click allows for the adjustment of multiple features to easily create an optimal scanned image. The wireless capability of the DR-C225W II allows the scanner to be shared among multiple users.

Legal services, financial services, healthcare industries and the government sector can all benefit from the wide range of capabilities that these document scanners offer, including:

  • The ability to scan and digitize a variety of document types and sizes using Optical Character Recognition (OCR) which allows users to create searchable and editable information.
  • Features to improve character legibility, crop shadows, and straighten scanned images, as well as the ability to scan mixed batches of text documents and photographs, for high-quality scanning; these scanners can also detect color documents automatically, helping to reduce batch preparation time.
  • Bundled with Canon CaptureOnTouch software to allow users to scan directly to cloud applications1 such as Google Drive, and Microsoft® SharePoint® and Dropbox; ISIS/TWAIN drivers for Windows® and TWAIN drivers for Mac are included for easy integration with third-party software.

Both the imageFORMULA DR-C225 II and imageFORMULA DR-C225W II models meet ENERGY STAR® guidelines for energy efficiency and comply with the EU RoHS and WEEE directives.2 These products are also currently EPEAT™ Silver rated.


Canon’s imageFORMULA DR-C225 II (MSRP $449) and imageFORMULA DR-C225W II (MSRP $549) office document scanners are available now through authorized dealers and resellers.3

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About Canon U.S.A., Inc.

Canon U.S.A., Inc., is a leading provider of consumer, business-to-business, and industrial digital imaging solutions to the United States and to Latin America and the Caribbean markets. With approximately $36 billion in global revenue, its parent company, Canon Inc. (NYSE:CAJ), ranks third overall in U.S. patents granted in 2017† and is one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies in 2018. Canon U.S.A. is committed to the highest level of customer satisfaction and loyalty, providing 100 percent U.S.-based service and support for all of the products it distributes in the United States. Canon U.S.A. is dedicated to its Kyosei philosophy of social and environmental responsibility. In 2014, the Canon Americas Headquarters secured LEED® Gold certification, a recognition for the design, construction, operations and maintenance of high-performance green buildings. To keep apprised of the latest news from Canon U.S.A., sign up for the Company's RSS news feed by visiting and follow us on Twitter @CanonUSA. For media inquiries, please contact

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† Based on weekly patent counts issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office.

1 Cloud based services are subject to third-party cloud service providers’ terms and conditions, and possible subscription fees.

2 The facts and product statistics about compliance to EU RoHS and WEEE directives were obtained from Canon Electronics Inc. as of 2018.

3 Actual prices set by dealer and may vary.

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