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 6,800 user and expert reviews and 60+ awards from hundreds of different review sites.
Xerox are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular scanners. Their scanners start at $139 for the Documate 152i which is a 600 x 600 scanner, a scanner that has a 216 max scan size and an adf scanner and go up to $1,499 for the 4799 which is a 600 x 600 scanner, a scanner that has a 279.4 x 431.8 max scan size and an adf scanner. The average price of a new Xerox scanner is $490.
Xerox are recognised for their good selection of mid-range 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. 4 best scanner brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that Xerox is the 4th best scanner brand out there.
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.
All scanner Brands
Xerox have better reviews than the typical scanner brand, with the average rating of a Xerox scanner being 76%.
The average review score for a Xerox scanner is 76%.
There's a smaller selection of Xerox scanners available compared to other scanner brands, with only 12 Xerox scanners currently on the market in the US. Xerox scanners also tend to be cheaper than most other scanner brands however they are still a less popular choice with consumers.
No. Of Scanners
Average Price $531
Price Distribution of All Scanners
No. Of Scanners
Average Price $490
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 has a higher proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its scanners than most other brands.
Over 93% of expert reviews and 80% of user reviews for Xerox scanners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 89% and 80% 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.
How Many Industry Awards Have Xerox Scanners Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 7 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.
We checked over 6,800 reviews to find comments about the reliability of Xerox scanners. 86% of reviews that mention reliability were positive. Therefore the vast majority of Xerox scanner owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
86% 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:
A great mid range choice, priced at $499 is the Xerox DocuMate 6440, which has a Kagoo Score of 81.
Features We Love:
Supports colour scanning
An award winning and fully featured 600 x 600 DPI sheetfed / adf scanner, with a low price. It supports colour scanning and has a duplex scanning. Customers report that this scanner is reliable, good for scanning documents and compact.
45 Reviews + 1 Award
Value for Money
Our review analysis indicates that Xerox DocuMate 6440 has great expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%, based on 45 reviews.
Xerox DocuMate 6440 Duplex Color Document Scanner Reviews 2020
Review Xerox DocuMate 6440 Duplex Document Scanner for PC and Mac, Automatic Document Feeder ADF
The cheapest price that we could find for the DocuMate 6440 in the US is $499.00 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.
Our review analysis indicates that this flat-bed scanner is really easy to use and reliable, and compact. It's a fully featured and classic 600 x 600 DPI sheetfed / adf flat-bed scanner, with an affordable price. It supports colour scanning and has a duplex scanning.
Value for Money
Our review analysis indicates that Xerox Documate 152i has great user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 74%, based on 158 reviews.
The cheapest price that we could find for the Documate 152i in the US is $149.00 but in total we found only 1 price for it.