Photocopiers used to be most popularly found in offices and workplaces, but are now becoming popular with private individuals. There are differences between what the copiers can do. Some can only perform the task of copying, while others can print as well. Technological advancements mean that photocopiers are now available which can produce almost instant, quality copies of a document. This article takes a look at the difference between analog and digital printers, and the most common types of photocopiers and their specific uses.