Barcode Scanner SDK

This award-winning SDK adds high-performance barcode scanning, text recognition and augmented reality to native mobile apps.

Turn Camera-Equipped Smart Devices into Enterprise-Grade Scanners

If you’re looking to add enterprise-grade barcode scanning, text recognition (OCR) or augmented reality (AR) to native apps, this is the SDK that does it. We provide the fastest and most accurate barcode scanning software available, supporting over 20,000 mobile device types and all major barcode types. All processing happens on the device, rather than in the cloud, which greatly increases speed and data security.

Enterprise-Grade Performance

We use state-of-the-art computer vision to instantly recognize and read barcodes. In testing by our customers, Scandit software consistently out-performs other solutions for speed and accuracy, even on low-end devices that lack autofocus, and in difficult conditions:


  • Low Light and Shadows
  • Glare and Metal Reflections
  • Skewed Angles
  • Blurry Barcodes
  • Damaged Barcodes
  • Small & Unusual Barcodes
  • Barcodes in Motion
  • Multiple Barcodes at Once
  • Batch Scanning
  • Low Resolution Cameras

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Enterprise-Grade Performance

Cross-Platform for Maximum Reach

Our software works on most operating systems, frameworks and 3rd party systems and we offer specialist technical support for developers with a range of support and analytics options during live service. These are some of the main platforms:

Barcode Scanner SDK platforms

Support for All Major
Barcode Types

We support a wide variety of 1D and 2D barcode symbologies Scandit is the preferred mobile barcode scan technology provider of GS1, the international standards body for barcodes.

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