Add mobile data capture to your app with the Data Scanner SDK

Extract single-lined data with your mobile app and create custom patterns to match your use case.

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Mobile Device Data Scanner

Fast & accurate capture of one-line data

Analog data can only be processed automatically if it is captured in an editable format first. The Data Scanner SDK allows you to extract any single-line text or number. Additionally, you can define your own recognition patterns. This lets you read, for example, license plates, voucher codes, or banking data precisely and within milliseconds. Add data scanning to your app and cut manual data entry costs now.

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Example use cases for the Data Scanner

Data Scanner workflow automation

Workflow automation

Automate crucial workflows by extracting single-line data in any pattern from documents, meters, or other analog sources.

Data Scanner Instant data processing

Rapid data processing

Instantly turn information patterns into data for automatic backend processing.

Data scanner custom pattern data extraction

Custom-pattern data extraction

Build your own recognition pattern to fit any use case that requires single-line data extraction.

On-device solution for maximum privacy & usability

As an enterprise, you want a mobile data capture solution that works anywhere, anytime, and to the highest possible privacy standards. That is why our scanning SDKs operate solely on the mobile device. They will never track or send any data to any third-party server.
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GDPR & CCPA Compliant

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Location Independent

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No External Servers

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Available on all major platforms

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Frequently Asked Questions

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What information can I scan with the Scanbot Data Scanner?

With the Scanbot Data Scanner, you can extract any kind of single-line information that consists of alphanumeric characters. Additionally, you can define your own custom patterns of data items to be recognized by the scanner module, such as VIN scanning.

Which use cases can I cover using the Data Scanner SDK?

You can apply our mobile data capture solution to a wide variety of use cases across a range of industries, as the module is highly flexible. You can automate your workflows, speed up data processing, and enable custom-pattern data extraction for your clients and employees.

How does Scanbot ensure data privacy?

As the Scanbot Data Scanner SDK works solely offline – based on on-device-intelligence – your data is never tracked or forwarded to external servers at any point.

Which platforms does the Data Scanner support?

Scanbot’s Data Scanner can be used for native iOS & Android app development and on the common hybrid development platforms.