Enterprise-grade Aztec Code Scanner SDK

With the Scanbot Aztec Code Scanner, you can add lightning-fast Barcode Scanning to your mobile app. Turn every iOS- or Android device into an easy and flexible scanning tool!

Aztec Code

The transportation sector makes up the most significant part of the use cases of the Aztec Code. Lufthansa airline tickets contain this code, along with Deutsche Bahn tickets. The International Union of Railways (UIC) has now defined the Aztec Code as the standard for ticketing. Additionally, Aztec Codes are often found on patient identification bracelets within the healthcare sector.

  • Two-dimensional barcode that is standardized in the ISO/IEC 24778.
  • Freely available under US patent number 5591956.
  • It stores a maximum of more than 3,000 characters in up to 32 layers.
  • Less widespread than QR- and Data Matrix Codes.
  • High data density with an error tolerance of up to 95%.

Efficient, adjustable, versatile: The Aztec Barcode Scanner SDK

With the Scanbot Aztec Scanner, you’ll be able to...

  • Extract Aztec Code with smartphones
  • Reduce extensive costs for hardware imager scanners
  • Turn mobile devices into intelligent multi-tools with access to your servers
  • Maintain a short time-to-value by implementing the Aztec Code Decoder within one week
  • Reach precise results, even with a low contrast ratio of only 20%

How to read barcodes with Scanbot SDK?


Launch the Scanbot SDK from anywhere in your app


Hold your device over the barcode you want to recognize


The SDK automatically reads and decodes the data in less than a second

Scanbot's Aztec Code Reader cutting-edge features

  • Single vs. Multi Scan: You can extract data from just one barcode or multiple ones in one go.
  • Filter: Command the Aztec Code Scanner to work with selected barcode types only.
  • Save the image: Stores images of your Aztec Codes as a PDF and create a reliable digital archive.
  • Retrieve data from photos: Apart from scanning with the device camera, you can also upload images that contain Aztec Codes and extract their data immediately.
  • Accurate results: Your results are always going to be flawless, even at an angle, under bad lighting conditions, or with corrupted barcodes.

Did you already know? You can extract all standard 1D- and 2D barcodes with the Scanbot SDK. One solution fits all!

Let smartphone-based Barcode Scanning become part of your digital workflow – Why you should choose Scanbot

  • You can implement the ready-to-use User Interface of the Aztec Barcode Reader within just one week and adjust it to match your Corporate Design.
  • Sensitive data is safe, as our solution works 100% offline — compliance with any data privacy law included.
  • You get unlimited installations and scans, making the Aztec Scanner a perfect choice if the MAU or the number of scans cannot be determined in advance. You won’t have to extend your priorly calculated budget with our fair licensing model — flexibility and stability at the same time.

The best Barcode SDK for the widest range of codes

No matter if your app is used by your employees or customers you just want it to work reliably. That is why we have developed the best Barcode Scanner SDK using machine-learning algorithms. It guarantees lightning fast and accurate detection.

Paired with one of the widest variety of barcodes covered, we can help you solve business problems across any industry along every individual process chain.

Licensing designed for Enterprise customers

As an enterprise customer, you are probably facing barcode scanning needs with huge volume-based numbers such as your number of users, scans, or downloads. As our SDK is fully offline, we never track these variables. Hence, we charge a yearly-flat license fee for our solution: never worry or be unsure about the costs that are generated.

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No Volume Based Restrictions

Unlimited Usage

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