Capacitor VIN Scanner

Automotive VIN Mobile Data Capture for Capacitor

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This Plugin does not work on other platforms like Desktop or Web Apps

Key Requirements

Mobile Platform

  • Android 5.1 (API Level 22) and higher
  • iOS 13 and higher


  • Rear-facing camera with autofocus


  • Android: armeabi-v7, arm64-v8a, x86, x86_64
  • iOS: arm64, x86_64

Distribution Channels

  • npm registry (

Development Tools

  • NodeJS 16+ & npm
  • Capacitor CLI 5+

Specific Notes iOS

  • macOS with Xcode 14.1+

Why Scanbot SDK?

iOS Barcode Scanner SDK

Create a prototype in hours

You can create a first prototype in just a few hours with our detailed documentation and example projects

Developer support via Slack/Teams

Our developers will help you solve any problems you may encounter

Scanbot SDK Offline usage

100% offline

The Scanbot SDK uses on-device intelligence only, making the solution GDPR- & CCPA-/CAAP-compliant

Scan VINs inside your mobile app with the Capacitor VIN Scanner SDK

The Scanbot VIN Scanner SDK turns smartphones and tablets into portable VIN Code Scanners to capture vehicle identification numbers instantly and accurately. It reliably scans the VIN, or the VIN Barcode, through windshields – even in low light or damaged conditions.

Increase your user’s data collection speed and reduce manual errors with our 100% offline solution, which solely works on the end user’s device.