If you are wondering how HP 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.
HP are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular scanners. Their scanners start at $80 for the ScanJet Pro 3500 which is a 1200 x 1200 scanner, a scanner that has a 216 max scan size and a flatbed scanner and go up to $895 for the Scanjet Enterprise Flow 7500 which is a 600 x 600 scanner, a scanner that has a 216 max scan size and a flatbed scanner. The average price of a new HP scanner is $407.
HP are recognised for their good selection of mid-range and moderately popular scanners.
Is HP the Best Scanner Brand?
So are HP 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.
HP is ranked the No. 7 best scanner brand.
Our detailed analysis taking into account all of the above factors found that HP is the 7th best scanner brand out there.
Let's look at how HP scanners compare to the other scanner brands across each of the key facets that make up the Kagoo Score.
All scanner Brands
HP have better reviews than the typical scanner brand, with the average rating of a HP scanner being 70%.
The average review score for a HP scanner is 70%.
There's a smaller selection of HP scanners available compared to other scanner brands, with only 9 HP scanners currently on the market in the US. HP 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 $407
Price Distribution of HP Scanners
What Do the HP Scanner Reviews Say?
We've added up all the reviews for every HP scanner to work out the average distribution of reviews for HP and then compared this to the other scanner brands.
HP has a lower proportion of 4 and 5 star expert and user reviews for its scanners than most other brands.
Over 88% of expert reviews and 75% of user reviews for HP scanners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 88% and 84% respectively across all Scanner brands.
In the table below we compare the average review score given to HP 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 HP Scanners Received?
After checking thousands of expert review websites we found 4 industry awards for HP scanners. The table below compares the number of awards received by HP to other popular scanner brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 4,300 reviews to find comments about the reliability of HP scanners. 10 of these reviews mention reliability of which 75% were positive. Therefore the majority of HP scanner owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
75% of reviewers think HP scanners are reliable.
So, most people think that HP scanners are good quality. Now let's take a look at some of the reviews for HP scanners that mention reliability:
It is so simple that it is almost a marvel of engineering
It was useless like a damaged product so I had to return it
If you're looking for a high end HP scanner then the HP ScanJet Enterprise Flow 7000 s3 takes some beating. It has a Kagoo Score of 85, but is a bit more expensive at $535.52.
Features We Love:
Supports colour scanning
Multi feed detection
Fast scan speed (auto document feed) (75)
The best rated flat-bed scanner under $1,000, with a cheap price. It has a duplex scanning and a multi feed detection and supports colour scanning. Our review analysis indicates that it has good features.
Value for Money
Our review analysis indicates that HP ScanJet Enterprise Flow 7000 s3 has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 93%.
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The cheapest price that we could find for the ScanJet Enterprise Flow 7000 s3 in the US is $535.52 but in total we found only 2 prices for it.
Our review analysis indicates that this flat-bed scanner is brilliant for scanning documents. It's the highest scoring flatbed scanner available, with a good price. It has a duplex scanning and an A4 / us lettermm maximum scan size and supports colour scanning.
10 Reviews + 1 Award
Value for Money
Our review analysis indicates that HP ScanJet Pro 2500 f1 has good expert reviews and good user reviews with an average overall rating of 77%.
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The cheapest price that we could find for the ScanJet Pro 2500 f1 in the US is $139.00 and in total we found 5 prices for it.