The Brother DS 620 Lightweight Compatible Scanner isn\u2019t just the best home scanner because of its low profile, but it\u2019s also compact and lightweight enough to be your go-to mobile scanner. It isn\u2019t something you\u2019d stick inside an office for dozens of people to use, but for business cards and legal documents, you couldn\u2019t ask for a better companion.\r\n\r\nWhy We Like It - Brother DS 620 Lightweight Compatible\r\nFor personal use, you can\u2019t go wrong with the Brother DS 620 Lightweight Compatible Portable Scanner; it may be small, but don\u2019t pass on its portability to performance ratio.\r\n\r\nPerformance\r\nHaving a page document scanner handle 8 pages per minute\u2014that\u2019s an average 7 seconds per page\u2014may not sound like much in an office setting, but it fits right in line for personal use. What it lacks, however, is a document feeder; you\u2019ll have to feed the scanner yourself. That\u2019s not a big deal considering multiple pages will get designated to a single file. Also, JPG and PDFs aren\u2019t an issue, and you can even to black\/white and color scanning. It\u2019s only the keyword search software that could use a bit more work, but runs well otherwise.\r\nDesign\r\nAside from good performance, the most enticing feature the Brother DS 620 Lightweight Compatible Scanner has to offer is its portability. Believe it or not, it only weighs 14.1 ounces, which is just under a pound, and a third of the weight of the Fujitsu ScanSnap S1300i Portable Color Duplex Document Scanner. And with dimensions of 2.1 x 11.4 x 1.4 inches, it hardly takes up any space, whether that\u2019s on your desk or tossed into a backpack for on-the-go. That\u2019s slightly smaller than the Doxie Go SE.\r\nValue\r\nIs the Brother DS 620 Lightweight Compatible Scanner worth picking up? Absolutely\u2014especially if you need the high performance Brother printers and scanners provide, but only a much smaller level. And it\u2019s just $199, so you pay very little for an excellent scanner. To sweeten the deal, it comes bundled with supporting software that expands its performance to varying degrees, like the BR receipts software that is invaluable. There\u2019s always the Brother ADS-1250W Wireless Portable Compact Desktop Scanner for larger jobs.\r\nBrother DS 620 Lightweight Compatible Wrap Up\r\nIf you\u2019re scheduled for a business trip or at home and need to scan legal documents, having the Brother DS 620 Lightweight Compatible Scanner at your side can be one of the best companions to have. It\u2019s lightweight, portable, and handles a variety of popular formats in both black\/white and color. Lacking a document feeder is common among portable scanners.