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 370+ scanners by objectively and impartially analysing over 4,200 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 $200 for the ScanJet Pro 2500 f1 which is a 1200 x 1200 scanner, a scanner that has a 216 max scan size and a sheetfed / adf scanner and go up to $975 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 $539.
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 71%.
The average review score for a HP scanner is 71%.
There's a smaller selection of HP scanners available compared to other scanner brands, with only 10 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 $647
Price Distribution of All Scanners
No. Of Scanners
Average Price $539
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 scanner brands.
Over 87% of expert reviews and 75% of user reviews for HP scanners are 4 stars or higher. This compares to 87% and 86% respectively across all Scanner brands.
Looking at just the expert reviews, 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 given to HP to other popular scanner brands. The largest number of awards provided by each review source is highlighted in green.
We checked over 4,200 reviews to find comments about the reliability of HP scanners. 90% of reviews that mention reliability were positive. Therefore the vast majority of HP scanner owners and reviewers thought the product was reliable.
90% 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 was useless like a damaged product so I had to return it
I can't say yet how durable this HP machine will be
An award winning and fully featured 1200 x 1200 DPI sheetfed / adf scanner, with a fair price. It has a duplex scanning and an A4 / us lettermm maximum scan size and supports colour scanning. Our review analysis indicates that this scanner isexcellent for scanning documents.
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 $199.99 and in total we found 7 prices for it.