The sleek CanoScan LiDE 50 Color Image Scanner is great to look at. Which is fortunate, because with its amazing performance and versatility this scanner will earn a prominent place on your desktop. The LiDE 50 scanner is loaded with everything you need for fast, high-quality scans and maximum convenience. The USB 2.0 Hi-Speed connection enables you to scan large images up to 2.5 times faster than USB 1.1*. Color reproduction is outstanding with up to 1200 x 2400 dpi and up to 48-bit color processing for over 281 million possible colors. Four external buttons - copy, scan, e-mail and file enable true single touch convenience for each function - and allow easy sharing of images with any audience. For multiple images, "Multi-Scan" mode automatically scans all the photos in one pass. The LiDE 50 scanner even includes a powerful suite of applications featuring AdobeÃ?Â® PhotoshopÃ?Â® Elements 2.0.