You can do many things with your android smartphone using wide ranges of android apps available on Google play store. That many things also applies here as you can use your smartphone as scanner to scan any documents using a simple app from play store and your in-built-camera.
How to use your smartphone as scanner
First you need to download and install Fast Scanner app from play store.
This app comes with great features which convert your android device into a scanner for documents, receipts, notes, invoices, business cards, whiteboards and other paper texts.
Features of Fast Scanner
Export to PDF file
Using this feature all of your scanned documents are exported as PDF file. You can add new pages or delete existed pages within the PDF file.
Email scanned documents
You can send your scanned documents to anyone using your email. Just scan any documents and tap “Send” button.
Multiple editing support scanned document
Fast Scanner support a lot of image editing options so you can make the scanned images as easy to read as possible. Scans are saved to your device as images or PDFs. Open PDFs or JPEGs in other apps like the free Dropbox app (or Evernote, SkyDrive, GoogleDrive app, etc) to send to clouds or fax apps.
This single app that will work on your phone and tablet also.
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