Best Apps to Scan Documents on iPhone

If you work daily with numerous physical documents, you will surely appreciate having them on your iPhone or iPad to save space and keep everything more organized. The first thing you can think of is that you need to have a scanner to do this process, but the truth is that with your iPhone’s camera it is more than enough. In this article we show you the best applications to perform this task.



Applications to scan documents

iScanner

iScanner

Developer: BPMobile
Price: Free


  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 81.2 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 12 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 13 more.
  • Description: tool that allows you to scan documents with the iPhone to leave them in PDF or JPEG format. It will allow you to integrate the electronic signature in all the documents that you scan with a few taps. If the document has several pages, you can scan them without having to generate several PDFs and then merge them.

CamScanner

CamScanner

  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 139.6 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone.
  • Compatibility: iOS 11.0 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 16 more.
  • Description: application most used by users to scan documents with the iPhone. Thanks to artificial intelligence, intelligent cropping and auto-enhancement can be applied to ensure that text and graphics are very clear when scanning.

Microsoft Office Lens

Office Lens

  • In-app purchases: No.
  • Weight: 46.7 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 12.0 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 32 more.
  • Description: Microsoft application that improves the images obtained from whiteboards and documents. In addition, with the business card mode you can intelligently extract all the contact information to save it in One Note or in the contacts.

Scanner

Scanner

Developer: Luni
Price: Free


  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 105.1 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 11.0 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 10 more.
  • Description: save time and storage thanks to PDF Scanner since you can process your documents or images at the highest possible quality thanks to the OCR engine. It includes support for multiple pages and also you can always reorder the document if we make a mistake when scanning.

Scanner for me

Escaner para mi

Developer: Apalon Apps
Price: Free


  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 153.1 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 11.0 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 13 more.
  • Description: scan any document with this application to the highest possible quality and easily store it in any available cloud or share them by mail or through a communication network. All files will be fully protected thanks to the Touch ID and Face ID system.

Scanner App

Escaner App

  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 41.4 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 11.0 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 10 more.
  • Description: scan, correct, sign and share all the documents you want quickly transforming the documents into PDF or JPEG. It allows scanning in black and white or color as well as protecting all the scanned documents with the biometric systems that include the iPhone or iPad.

Scan App +

Scan App+

Price: Free


  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 21.8 MB
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 10.0 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 12 more.
  • Description: with this application you will be able to scan receipts, business cards, forms and even contracts, in addition to many other memories that we always want to keep. The scan it offers us is of a high quality and will allow us to save the generated file, send it or simply share it with a multitude of apps.

Mobile scanner

Mobile Scanner

  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 52.8 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 9 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 11 more.
  • Description: application that offers fast scanning with high resolution, as well as the possibility to perform batch scanning. If it is an image, it can automatically detect edges and cropping, as well as being able to extract the text thanks to the OCR function.

TurboScan

TurboScan

Developer: Piksoft Inc.
Price: Free


  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 8.2 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 8.0 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 8 more.
  • Description: SureScan ensures a clearer scan, especially in low light conditions. The interface of this application is extremely simple, offering at a glance all the documents that are stored, as well as being able to switch between grayscale and color easily.

PDF Docs & Images scanner

Escaner PDF

  • In-app purchases: Yes.
  • Weight: 18.2 MB.
  • Devices: iPhone and iPad.
  • Compatibility: iOS 11.0 or higher.
  • Language: Spanish and 8 more.
  • Description: Thanks to automatic edge detection, it is possible to carry out the most professional professional scanning without the table or the surface appearing. If you have receipts in your photo gallery they can be detected in this app to transform them into a scanned product document.