Integrate our Document Scanner SDK into your Application

Available for

iOS, Android, Xamarin, Cordova, Ionic, React, Phonegap
Easy to use document scanner.
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Optimize your workflow with our Document Scanner SDK

You would like to eliminate unnecessary time and resource use to optimize your business processes?

Our Scanbot document scanner SDK allows your users to scan all kinds of documents within your existing mobile applications. Moreover, the solution is easy to integrate and can accelerate your business processes significantly. The SDK benefits from many years of experience and knowledge from developing our award-winning consumer apps Scanbot and Unfade. Therefore, we can provide optimal results and outstanding customer satisfaction rates through our wide variety of top features.

Feature Overview

Document Scanner

Scanning UI
User guidance to the best position for capturing the document
Image Processing
Use image processing filters for perfect color, greyscale or true 1bit black & white documents
Document Detection
Documents will be recognized and extracted automatically
Perspective Correction

Automatic perspective correction and precision cropping
Cropping UI

User interface to crop pages with magnetic handles
Text Recognition (OCR)
On-device OCR with machine learning optimization
PDF Creation

Create a multi-page PDF file with sandwiched OCR text

Disability Certificate Scanner

Scanning UI
Guides the user towards the best position to read the certificate
German Standards

We support the German standards 1b (1.2016) and 1b/E (1.2016)
Extracted Data

Reads all checkboxes as well as dates

Machine Readable Zones (MRZ) Scanner

Scanning UI
Guides the user towards the best position to read the MRZ

Passports & ID Documents

Detect and read documents from more than 150 countries

2-Line and 3-Line Standards

We’re supporting td-3, td-2, td-1, MRV-A, and MRV-B

QR-Code & Bar Code Scanner

Scanning UI
Guides the user towards the best position to read the code
1D Codes
Common formats such as CODE-128
2D Codes

Many different standards like QR-Code, Aztec, PDF417

Scanbot in numbers

  • 100+ Scanbot SDK Customers
  • 10M+ Users of the Scanbot App
  • 3M+ Scans / Month with the Scanbot App

Available Packages

We are offering the SDK with a yearly flat license model. This means that we don’t take any volume-based variables such as the number of scans into account. Our license always applies to a unique app identifier per operating system (OS). The final price depends on two elements: the functionality you require (P Ⅰ, P Ⅱ, P Ⅲ) and the number of OS you want to use the SDK on.

  • Package Ⅰ

    • Document Detection
    • QR Codes & Bar Codes
    • Cropping
    • User Guidance
    • Image Optimization
    • Color Filters
    • PDF Creation
  • Package Ⅱ

    • Document Detection
    • QR Codes & Bar Codes
    • Cropping
    • User Guidance
    • Image Optimization
    • Color Filters
    • PDF Creation
    • OCR
    • MRZ
  • Package Ⅲ

    • Document Detection
    • QR Codes & Bar Codes
    • Cropping
    • User Guidance
    • Image Optimization
    • Color Filters
    • PDF Creation
    • OCR
    • Data Extraction
    • MRZ

Platform Comparison

If you have built your app on the following platforms, you can easily integrate the Scanbot SDK. Our developers are constantly working on updates for the respective platforms, so you always work with the latest versions. Moreover, we continue to work on performance updates which will be communicated to you on a regular basis.

iOS iOS
Android Android
Xamarin Xamarin
Xamarin.Forms Xamarin.Forms
Cordova Cordova
Ionic Ionic
React native React native
PhoneGap PhoneGap
Document Recognizer
Ready-to-use UI
Cropping UI
OCR
QR- / Bar Code Scanner
MRZ Scanner
DC Form Scanner
Fully Customizable

Learn more about our modules and recognizers

Get in touch with a solution expert

Let us help you find the best solution for your scanning needs. Our solution expert team is ready to answer questions concerning the functionality, integration, best practices and the flat license model.

Scanbot SDK Fact Sheet

Fact Sheet

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Max Stratmann

Max Stratmann

Chief Sales Officer

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