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15,103 Reviews

OCR reviews

The latest OCR reviews at PC Advisor. OCR user reviews, ratings, buying advice and price comparison

  • Nuance OmniPage Ultimate review

    This Ultimate edition of Nuance’s OmniPage is the successor to version 18, so you might think there wasn’t a great deal more that such programs can offer. Actually,…

    £170 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • IRIS Readiris Pro 14 review

    IRIS Readiris Pro 14 is the latest version of the specialist optical character recognition (OCR) software, for converting scanned documents into text documents.

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Soda PDF 2012 Pro + OCR review

    Soda PDF 2012 Pro + OCR is an excellent OCR scanning and solid PDF conversion app, but competing apps do more. Read our Soda PDF 2012 Pro + OCR to learn more.

    £69 inc VAT

    Score - 5 out of 10

  • Mariner Software Paperless for Windows 2 review

    Mariner Software Paperless for Windows 2 is a scanned document organizer with excellent basic capabilities.

    £20 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Nuance OmniPage Professional 18 review

    Nuance OmniPage Professional 18 is the latest and greatest version of Nuance's best software for OCR - the optical character recognition of scanned text pages.

    £300 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Abbyy FineReader Express 9 review

    Abbyy FineReader Express 9 is a nice little Optical Character Recognition program for converting scanned images into editable word processing documents. Not as nice…

    £61 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • ABBYY FineReader 10 Professional Edition review

    ABBYY FineReader 10 Professional Edition has some interface flaws, but there's no arguing the quality of its OCR, i.e. turning scanned images into editable digital…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Nuance Omnipage Pro 17 review

    Omnipage Pro 17 offers industrial-strength OCR (optical character recognition) for office environments, but it comes at a premium price.

    £289 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Readiris Pro 12 review

    Readiris Pro 12 offers several compelling reasons to upgrade from your basic, free OCR software.

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • ABBYY FineReader 9.0 OCR software

    Users needing an OCR program to handle a large number of documents will appreciate ABBYY FineReader 9.0.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • CardScan Executive 800c business card scanner

    The previous version of CardScan's Executive business card scanner and contact-management software was niche and expensive, but very, very good at its single task. So…

    £199 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • OmniPage Professional 16.0

    For the average user, the OCR (optical character recognition software) that comes bundled with their scanner is more than enough for most of their needs. In fact,…

    £80 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Wizcom Quicktionary III Lite translator scanning pen

    Wizcom Quicktionary III Lite is a scanning pen which translates French or Spanish to English, and vice versa.

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Pegasus Mobile NoteTaker

    Although many companies have tried to introduce the mass PC market to handwriting recognition, their efforts have, for the most part, failed rather miserably.

    £117 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Wizcom InfoScan

    Scanners are all very well for a lot of things, but there are some situations where firing up an A4 flatbed is like using a sledgehammer to crack a nut.

    £90 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • ABBYY PDF Transformer 2.0 Pro

    With a powerful OCR engine, PDF Transformer converts PDFs into editable Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio documents.

    £59 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • PaperPort Professional 11.0

    This program is designed to help organise scanned documents. It allows the creation and sharing of PDFs and includes basic OCR.

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • IRIS ReadIRIS Pro 11.0

    Rather than bringing together a range of skills, ReadIRIS Pro focuses on OCR. And it does the job rather well.

    £88 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Iriscan with Readiris Pro 9.0

    Iris has been producing market-leading optical character recognition software for some time. Here it combines its solid Readiris Pro 9.0 software with a mobile…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • ReadIris Pro 10.0

    The latest version of ReadIris Pro is a major improvement on its predecessor. It raises the number of languages supported to an amazing 117, saves recognised text in…

    £105 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

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