Conclusion: The Fujitsu ScanSnap S1100 is the perfect traveling scanner. It weighs less than a pound, and it is about 11 inches long and less than 2 inches wide and high. Scans are fast and high quality, though the S1100 is more suited to scanning one or two items rather than reams of pages.
Pros: Small and light, Fast, Good scan quality
Cons: No document feeder, No duplex scanning, Won't work with generic drivers
Conclusion: The Fujitsu ScanSnap S1100 is everything a portable scanner should be: Portable, and a scanner. Fujitsu has demonstrated perfectly that these two traits aren’t mutually exclusive by any means. There’s been no sacrifice to quality whatsoever in bringing down the size or power usage.
Summary: Fujitu's $199 ScanSnap S1100 is great for mobile professionals with limited space in need of a fast, but high-quality scanner. Colors were accurate and bright, while black-and-white documents were clear.
Fujitsu ScanSnap S1100 Instant PDF Document Scanner
15 September 2011
Excerpt: As I have moved further and further away from using paper and pen and more and more into eEverything having a good, high-speed scanner has become increasingly important. My Fujitsu ScanSnap S1500 is my workhorse. It handles up to 50 sheets of paper at a time and does duplex scanning.
Pros: Small and portable; Creates great scanned documents; Scans to Evernote; Converts documents with included OCR software; Runs of USB
Cons: Less included software than bigger more expensive siblings; Carrying case is extra
Excerpt: The Good Compact. Design protects against dust. Design provides easy cleaning of critical components. One-button operation yields high quality results. Automatically ignores blank pages. Auto-corrects for pages fed in upside down (bottom first). Fast scan time. Above average OCR software.
Pros: Compact., Design protects against dust., Design provides easy cleaning of critical components., One-button operation yields high quality results., Automatically ignores blank pages., Auto-corrects for pages fed in upside down (bottom first)., Fast scan time., Above average OCR software., No exter...
Cons: OCR scanning quality may be inconsistent., Feeding documents while sitting challenging., Photographs may lose shadow detail.
A slim and mobile scanner that's perfect for use in the office and while on the road
Good Gear Guide.au
9 December 2011
Summary: This small, A4 scanner from Fujitsu is very convenient to use: it draws its power from a USB port and it can be used right there at your desk to scan loose sheets of paper one at a time. Some useful software ships with it, too, although its business card scanning software isn't great.
Pros: Small and light, Convenient to use, Runs off USB
Cons: Business card scanning software isn't great, A little noisy for a quiet office environment