Ionic Capacitor Barcode Scanner SDK

Mobile Data Capture for Ionic Framework

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This Plugin does not work on other platforms such as Desktop or Web Apps.

Key Requirements

Mobile Platform

  • Android 5.0 (API Level 21) and higher
  • iOS 13 or higher


  • Rear-facing camera with autofocus


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

Distribution Channels

  • npm registry (

Development Tools

  • Node.js, npm
  • Cordova CLI 9.x+

Cordova Platforms

  • Cordova Android 8.1+
  • Cordova iOS 5.1+

Specific Notes iOS

  • macOS with the latest Xcode and Command Line Tools

Why Scanbot SDK?

Fast & reliable

The Scanbot Barcode Scanner scans barcodes fast and reliably, creating a flawless scanning experience

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

Integrate an Ionic Barcode Scanner SDK into your mobile app in no time

Adding the Ionic Barcode Scanner SDK plugin to your app takes just a few hours with our customizable ready-to-use UI components. Leverage cutting-edge features such as Multi-Scanning, Batch Scanning, Barcode Filters and our AR Overlay.

Enable your application to extract data from all common 1D and 2D barcode formats using GDPR- and CCPA-compliant software components now. Robust detection within 0.2 seconds, even with damaged codes, bad lighting, or poor angles. Scanning barcodes with mobile devices has never been easier.

Looking for a cost-effective solution? With Ionic QR Code Scanner we can help you solve business problems in any industry, along every individual process chain.

A reliable Barcode Scanner SDK covering a wide range of codes

Whether your app is used by your employees or your customers: You want it to work quickly and reliably. That’s why our Barcode Scanner SDK uses computer vision algorithms and machine learning models to guarantee lightning-fast and accurate barcode detection.

Its coverage of barcode symbologies is one of the widest out there. With the Scanbot Barcode Scanner SDK, you can solve business problems in any industry, automate workflows, and optimize your internal processes.

Learn more about our 1D Barcode Scanner Learn more about our 2D Barcode Scanner