Costco’s scanner is the cheapest option for shopping for goods online, but it does come with some downsides, including an estimated £3,000 in potential cost, a £1,500 service charge and a 15% service charge for the software it comes with.
We’ve found that, with the software, you’ll pay a little more than the price of a brand-new scanner.
To help you decide, we’ve compiled a guide to the pros and cons of scanning with Costco.
Read more about scanner Pros Cheap scanner for scanning large-scale items.
Cons Low scan resolution and a slower speed.
Scan time may take up to 10 minutes to complete.
No support for a QR code.
Requires a credit card and no cashback on purchases.
Costs £99 for the scanner, £199 for the app, or £249 for the purchase of a Scanning Software.