Today, we’ve released the latest version of our Barcode Scanner SDK for iOS and Android, which includes significant improvements to blurry barcode scanning performance and decode range. Be sure to download the latest SDK and update your mobile application to harness the unmatched barcode scanning performance Scandit has to offer. If you haven’t experienced the performance of Scandit, consider signing up for a 30-Day Test SDK today. Here is a list of...

Today, we’ve released the latest version of our Barcode Scanner SDK for iOS and Android, which includes substantial improvements to our mobile scanning performance in difficult lighting scenarios such as low light, glare and reflections. Be sure to download the latest SDK and update your mobile application to harness the unrivaled barcode scanning performance Scandit has to offer. If you haven't experienced the performance of Scandit, consider signing up for a...

There are many types of barcodes—and each brings unique opportunities and challenges to the table. With such a range of options to choose from, it can be tough to determine which barcodes will best suit your products, inventory or assets. Should you invest in 1D or 2D barcodes? Which barcode variants work best for your specific industry? And, most importantly, which barcodes will provide the highest efficiency and business value...

At Scandit, we're always providing the best mobile solutions for today's enterprise. Last week, we released our latest version of the Scandit Barcode Scanner SDK with new features, enhanced scan performance and our latest bug fixes. You can see our release notes below and download the enterprise trial of our Barcode Scanner SDK today. If you haven't experienced the precision and reliability of our barcode scanner, there has never been...

We’re thrilled to announce that Scandit technology will now be available to developers using the popular Xamarin mobile application development environment. With the release of our iOS and Android Xamarin components, Xamarin developers can easily add an enterprise-grade barcode scanner to their iOS and Android apps. The Xamarin platform allows developers to create mobile apps for iOS, Android and Windows Mobile using a single C# code base. The consolidation of source...

UPDATE: This post is no longer up to date. To read more about the many types of both one-dimensional and two-dimensional barcodes please see our latest guide to choosing the right barcodes. [ig_divider div_margin_top="10" div_margin_bottom="10" div_border_width="1" div_border_style="solid" div_border_color="#E5E5E5" disabled_el="no" ][/ig_divider] Today we’re going to take a look at detailed information about different types of barcodes. Through our free Community plan developers can easily add UPC, EAN and QR scanning for both iOS and...

Today we’re excited to provide a walkthrough on how to work with the Scandit barcode generator. The barcode generator works with UPC-A, EAN-13, EAN-8, ITF, Code 39, Code 128 and QR code types.  Here’s the breakdown for each code type:   EAN-13 and UPC-A Barcode Generator EAN-13 and UPC-A barcodes are used to identify products at the point of sale. To create these codes you simply enter 12 numerical digits for a UPC-A code...

Usually we focus on scanning of barcodes rather than printing barcodes. But being able to scan a barcode presumes that you (or your users eventually) have a barcode to scan. This means that as developer or even brand owner you need to select a barcode type – sometimes also called a barcode symbology – for your purposes. There are a number of questions to address when it comes to barcode...