Barcode Scanner SDK

Add high-performance barcode scanning, text recognition, and augmented reality to native mobile apps with Scandit Smart Data Capture.

Turn Camera-Equipped Smart Devices into
Smart Data Capture Tools

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. Our Barcode Scanner SDK provides unmatched speed, accuracy and intelligence, supporting over 20,000 mobile device models and all major barcode types. All processing happens on the device, rather than in the cloud, which greatly reduces latency and increases data security.

What Functionality is in the SDK?

What Functionality is in the Barcode Scanner SDK?

The SDK transforms smartphones, tablets and wearable devices into enterprise-grade barcode scanners with unmatched core data capture capabilities. This advanced technology leverages the computing power of smart devices to deliver reduced latency, superior reliability and greater accuracy. Here are the principal top performance, easy-to-use features this software brings to your application.


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 such as:


  • 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

Scandit Smart Data Capture 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 web

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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