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Should You Buy a Xerox Scanner?

Matthew
Updated 04 July 2020
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should you buy a Xerox Scanner?

Xerox is one of the most popular scanner brands as well as being well known for its laser printers.

If you are wondering how Xerox scanners compare to other brands, our guide below collates all the key info in a single place. We've compared 380+ scanners by objectively and impartially analysing over 4,300 user and expert reviews and 50+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.

Xerox are recognised for their good selection of premium and moderately popular scanners. Their scanners start at $153 for the DocuMate 3220 which is a 600 x 600 scanner, a scanner that has a 216 max scan size and an adf scanner and go up to $2,089 for the 4830 which is a 600 x 600 scanner, a scanner that has a misc max scan size and a flatbed & adf scanner. The average price of a new Xerox scanner is $626.

Xerox are recognised for their good selection of premium and moderately popular scanners.

Is Xerox the Best Scanner Brand?

So are Xerox scanners any good? We give every scanner a Kagoo Score by analysing its specs, reviews and prices and comparing this to its competitors. By aggregating this data across all scanners we are able to impartially rank all the scanner brands.

Xerox is ranked the No. 5 best scanner brand.

Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Xerox is the 5th best scanner brand out there.

#1
Japan
95%
95%
590 reviews
#2
Japan
95%
95%
1,500 reviews
#3
Japan
88%
88%
871 reviews
#4
85%
85%
230 reviews
#5
84%
84%
105 reviews
#6
HP
United States
79%
79%
400 reviews
#7
78%
78%
41 reviews
#8
Visioneer
77%
77%
43 reviews
#9
Iris
76%
76%
65 reviews
#10
I.R.I.S.
74%
74%
9 reviews
#11
Avision
72%
72%
7 reviews
#12
Japan
69%
69%
0 reviews
#13
Adesso
61%
61%
0 reviews
#14
Veho
52%
52%
0 reviews
#15
Japan
50%
50%
2 reviews

Let's look at how Xerox scanners compare to the other scanner brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.

Reviews Value for Money Features Popularity Selection
All scanner Brands
Xerox Scanners

At an average purchase price of $626, Xerox scanners tend to be cheaper than most other scanner brands which makes them a popular choice with consumers. Xerox also have better reviews than the typical scanner brand, with the average rating of a Xerox scanner being 77%.

The average review score for a Xerox scanner is 77%.

There's a smaller selection of Xerox scanners available compared to other scanner brands, with only 14 Xerox scanners currently on the market in the US.

No. Of Scanners
Average Price
$698
$0 $500 $1,000 $1,500 $2,000 $2,500 $3,000 $3,500 $4,000 $4,500 $14,999
Price Distribution of All Scanners
No. Of Scanners
Average Price
$626
$0 $500 $1,000 $1,500 $2,000 $2,500 $3,000 $3,500 $4,000 $4,500 $12,499
Price Distribution of Xerox Scanners

What Do the Xerox Scanner Reviews Say?

We've added up all the reviews for every Xerox scanner to work out the average distribution of reviews for Xerox and then compared this to the other scanner brands.

Xerox logo

Expert Reviews

5 stars
5
4 stars
13
3 stars
1
2 stars
0
1 star
0
Xerox logo

User Reviews

5 stars
49
4 stars
21
3 stars
3
2 stars
5
1 star
2
Xerox has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its scanners than most other brands.

Over 95% of expert reviews and 88% of user reviews for Xerox scanners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 88% and 85% respectively across all Scanner brands.

In the table below we compare the average review score given to Xerox scanners by some of the most popular technology review sites against their reviews for other scanner brands. The best review score from each review source is highlighted in green.

Average Review Score Plustek Fujitsu HP Epson Iris Xerox
PC Mag logo
64%
13 reviews
77%
3 reviews
73%
8 reviews
80%
8 reviews
80%
1 review
76%
8 reviews
techadvisor.co.uk logo
73%
4 reviews
80%
2 reviews
80%
1 review
80%
1 review
itpro.co.uk logo
80%
1 review
80%
2 reviews
82%
2 reviews
90%
2 reviews
gadgetspeak.com logo
84%
1 review
88%
1 review
72%
1 review
72%
1 review
61%
3 reviews
alphr.com logo
50%
1 review
83%
2 reviews
83%
2 reviews
Expert Reviews logo
40%
1 review
80%
1 review
80%
1 review
60%
1 review
60%
1 review
Ephotozine logo
83%
3 reviews
80%
1 review
about.com logo
70%
1 review
80%
1 review
85%
2 reviews
Trusted Reviews logo
90%
1 review
85%
2 reviews
90%
1 review
itproportal.com logo
70%
2 reviews
75%
2 reviews
everyeye.it logo
75%
1 review
73%
2 reviews
digitalfotoforalla.se logo
85%
1 review
83%
2 reviews
mrhightech.fr logo
88%
3 reviews
chimerarevo.com logo
74%
1 review
80%
1 review
73%
1 review
toptenreviews.com logo
88%
2 reviews
63%
1 review
techmagnifier.com logo
65%
2 reviews
60%
1 review
bitcity.it logo
82%
3 reviews
techgearlab.com logo
74%
2 reviews
pcmagazine.ru logo
80%
2 reviews
pcquest.com logo
90%
1 review
80%
1 review
Other Expert Sites
70%
14 reviews
79%
25 reviews
65%
7 reviews
61%
5 reviews
55%
12 reviews
50%
1 review
Average
72%
48 reviews
82%
46 reviews
76%
24 reviews
76%
22 reviews
69%
21 reviews
74%
19 reviews

How Many Industry Awards Have Xerox Scanners Received?

After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 9 industry awards for Xerox scanners. The table below compares the number of awards received by Xerox to other popular scanner brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.

Xerox has won 9 awards for its scanners.

Compare all award winning scanners

Number of Awards Plustek Fujitsu HP Epson Iris Xerox
PC Mag logo
1
1
3
1
3
Ephotozine logo
3
1
alphr.com logo
2
1
chip.com.my logo
1
1
1
Trusted Reviews logo
1
1
1
whatnext.pl logo
2
toptenreviews.com logo
2
in4.pl logo
2
insidehardware.it logo
2
pcfoster.pl logo
2
xtremehardware.com logo
1
vonguru.fr logo
1
tipa.com logo
1
techgearlab.com logo
1
techadvisor.co.uk logo
1
itpro.co.uk logo
1
itproportal.com logo
1
benchmark.pl logo
1
IT Reviews.com logo
1
hardwaregeeks.com logo
1
Other Expert Sites
1
1
1
1
1
Total
8
8
4
7
11
9

How Reliable Are Xerox Scanners?

We checked over 4,300 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Xerox scanners. 71% of reviews that mention reliability were positive. Therefore the majority of Xerox scanner owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.

71% of reviewers think Xerox scanners are reliable.

So, most people think that Xerox scanners are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for Xerox scanners that mention reliability:

RELIABLE

Very durable an reliable product
Bhphotovideo.com
Highly recommended if you are looking for a heavy duty scanner
amazon.co.uk

NOT RELIABLE

Light duty to heavy duty use
Bhphotovideo.com
Purchased this scanner for the office as a heavy duty scanner
amazon.co.uk

What is the Best Budget Choice Xerox Scanner?

Xerox DocuMate 3115

$303.99
Overstock
Xerox DocuMate 3115
Buy Now
Xerox DocuMate 3115
600 X
600
DPI
15ppm
ADF SCAN

At only $303.99 and with a Kagoo Score of 81 the Xerox DocuMate 3115 makes a great budget choice.

Features We Love:
Supports colour scanning
Duplex scanning
Bundled software

A fully featured and award winning 600 x 600 DPI sheetfed / adf flat-bed scanner, with a reasonable price. It supports colour scanning and has a duplex scanning. Multiple reviews mentioned that it's very good for scanning documents, easy to setup and use.

93
Reviews
13 Reviews + 1 Award
83
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Kagoo Score
Excellent

Our review analysis indicates that Xerox DocuMate 3115 has terrific user reviews but ok expert reviews. 100% of buyers recommended this flat-bed scanner to others.

PC Mag Editor's Choice
Xerox Documate 3115 scanner unboxing
Xerox Documate 3115 scanner unboxing
Xerox Documate 3115 Unboxing
Xerox Documate 3115 Unboxing

The cheapest price that we could find for the DocuMate 3115 in the US is $303.99 but in total we found only 1 price for it.

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In This Guide
Should You Buy a Xerox Scanner?
Is Xerox the Best Scanner Brand?
What Do the Xerox Scanner Reviews Say?
How Many Industry Awards Have Xerox Scanners Received?
How Reliable Are Xerox Scanners?
What is the Best Budget Choice Xerox Scanner?

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