CamScanner vs Kik
When comparing CamScanner vs Kik, the Slant community recommends Kik for most people. In the question“What are the best Android apps?” Kik is ranked 22nd while CamScanner is ranked 28th. The most important reason people chose Kik is:
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Pro Scan border recognition
Nearly perfect scan border recognition – and related adjustment possibilities
Pro Small Scan file size
The best small scan file size results so far (when adjusted correctly)
Pro PDF conversion
CamScanner scans documents directly into multi page PDF format.
Pro Ad-less free version
Pro Batch scanning
CamScanner allows users to scan multiple documents at the same time.
Pro Scanned documents can be stored in cloud storage
Free CamScanner accounts have access to 200 MB of free storage space. 10 GB storage space is available for full version license (monthly subscription).
This app offers password protection for scanned documents.
Pro Balance indicator
Pro Alexis Sandy
Pro Push is quick
Push notifications are extremely quick.
Support for iOS, Android, and Blackberry.
Pro Built-in browser
Kik is the first messenger with a built-in browser.
Pro Easy to use interface
Con Nagging badges even in paid version
Even in the paid version disturbing badges for gaining "gifts" one cannot switch off.
Con Scan workflow not optimized
Scan (and saving results) workflow needs several more steps than it should.
Con Pro features requires subscription
Either monthly or yearly subscriptions are available at either $4.99/month or $49.99/year.
Con Free version has no OCR functionality
Con Buttons are not labeled
Con Not for young people
Kik has a lot of sexual predators and can be dangerous for kids.