Advantages light, portable, very conveniently fits into any size bag, saves the user printing copying and printing costs
Disadvantages quite expensive, mine has developed a fault where it stops scanning mid-sentence
students and teachers would find the idea of a scanner pen incredibly enticing at first. after all, it saves you lots of time and money using a photo-copier, or just making notes by hand from several publications/books etc. the idea is to save you as much time possible during lenghthy and exhausting periods of research from several printed sources. so, you mak the investment and pay out around £120 for this scanner pen. it is quite a small gadget, which is meant to reads, remember, process and translate, and then transfer printed text cordlessly or by USB cable to your Windows PC or laptop ...