Rating CamScanner - 5 out of 5 - Best Rating 5.0

  • Android, iPad, iPhone
  • Free
  • age 18+
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CamScanner Review

CamScanner is an app that turns the camera of your mobile device into a document scanner. With it, you’re able to scan a range of documents, from invoices to receipts. CamScanner is available for free to download on iOS and Android devices.

App Information

Cloud Support Cloud Support

Suitable for ages - Ages 18 and older

Subjects & Topics - Productivity

Great for - Organisational and Productivity Skills

CamScanner Features

  • Scan and digitize any paper document with your phone camera: receipts, notes, invoices, whiteboard discussions, business cards, certificates, etc.
  • Enhance the quality of your scanned documents with smart cropping and auto enhancing features.
  • Extract texts from images with OCR (optical character recognition) and use them for searching, editing or sharing.
  • Share your documents in PDF or JPEG format with friends via social media, email, or document download link.
  • Print or fax your documents with nearby printer or fax machine via AirPrint or the app.
  • Collaborate on documents with friends or colleagues by inviting them to view, comment and exchange ideas on documents in groups.
  • Edit your documents with annotations and customized watermarks.
  • Find your documents easily with Tags and OCR for Search. Just enter a keyword and get the document you want.
  • Protect your confidential documents with passcode and password. You can set a passcode for viewing important documents and a password for sending document download link.

How much does CamScanner cost?

You can download CamScanner for free on Android and iOS devices, but you can also upgrade to a premium plan to enjoy more benefits. With a premium plan, you can:

  • Get 10GB of storage space for your documents
  • Send document links with password protection
  • Batch download documents and more

The premium plan costs $4.99 per month or $49.99 per year. If you need better options for team collaboration, you can choose the business version, which costs $6.99 per user per month or $69.99 per year. Free trial is not available on CamScanner.

Screenshots for CamScanner

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  • Turns your photos into PDF files with ease
  • Save time by creating PDF files in seconds
  • Enhance your image quality with filters
  • Easy to crop the required area of the image
  • Convert images to text in multiple languages


  • Shows too many ads
  • Watermark on all scans on free version
  • Several features requires premium version like limited storage space

Who uses CamScanner?

This app is highly recommended for those who are engaged in document handling, project planning to extract texts from scanned images, edit documents and share files with customers via emails or social networks.

If you don't have a scanner at home or office, this is a great solution.

Download CamScanner

You can download CamScanner on your iOS or Android devices from the app stores. Download the CamScanner app from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

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Data and Safety

Does the app provide a secure and safe experience for its intended usersNoteshelf 3

Value and Presentation

Is the app easy to use and accessible?Noteshelf 3
Is this app well-made and presented?Noteshelf 3
Is this app useful for its intended users?Noteshelf 3
Does this app provide good value?Noteshelf 3

Our reviewer's recommendation

CamScanner is a mobile scanning tool that utilizes OCR functionality to extract texts from scanned images, edit files and share them with others. CamScanner allows you to convert scanned documents to Word, Excel, PPT, image, and PDF formats and share them across multiple channels, such as email, Facebook, WhatsApp, LinkedIn, and more from within a unified platform.