Note: The camera is available on Tab Ultra only.
Thanks to the open Android OS, you can freely use third-party scanner apps as you like. In this article, we will recommend some of the most popular third-party scanner apps.
Google Lens & Google Drive
Google Lens is an image recognition technology developed by Google. Besides detecting and recognizing an object in front of the camera lens, Google Lens also enables you to take photos and recognize text immediately before you can select and translate the text in real time. Google Drive has a built-in scanner feature to conveniently capture your documents and turn it digital as well.
CamScanner is one of the most popular scanner apps to allows users to scan documents by taking a photo with the device's camera, extract text accurately from images by OCR with a single tap, and freely convert documents to multiple formats: PDF, Word, Excel, PPT and image.
Adobe Scan is scanner app developed by Adobe to turn your mobile device into a powerful scanner that recognizes text automatically with OCR and allows you to create, save, and organize your paper documents as a digital file.