Excerpt: Sheet-fed printers are well suited to scanning letters, bills and other loose documents, and converting them to a digital format although they tend not to come cheap. Read more scanner reviews .
Excerpt: Standalone scanners such as the Kodak ScanMate i940 Scanner are falling out of fashion recently. Some of the decline in popularity can be attributed to all-in-ones, such as the HP Photosmart Plus eAll-in-One , Canon Pixma MG5250 or Kodak's ESP 1.2 .
Pros: Compact, Can be powered from just one USB port, Quick scanning time, Good image quality
Cons: Flakey software, Expensive, Noisy, Not for everyone