iOS Scanner SDK

iOS OCR library for native apps

The Scanbot iOS OCR SDK can be easily integrated into your existing iOS application within a few business days, turning a regular smartphone or tablet into a mobile text recognition device.

With Scanbot’s iOS OCR SDK you can integrate text recognition and scanning tools into your mobile application, using Swift or Objective-C. The iOS OCR framework can be implemented within one day, due to its ready-to-use UI, which allows adjustments to comply with the CI. As a Classical Component, the user experience can be matched to your requirements as well. The iOS Text Recognition SDK is part of package II and III and compliant with the GDPR, DSGVO, and CCPA.

  • 100+ supported languages
  • ML-based preprocessing
  • PDF sandwiching (text + image)

Example projects, release notes, and a detailed documentation accessible via GitHub. The iOS Text Recognition (OCR) SDK can be downloaded as a ZIP-file via the link to the right.

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Mobile Platforms

  • iOS 11 and higher

iPhone or iPad

  • Rear-facing camera with autofocus
  • Supported architectures: arm64, armv7, x86_64, i386

Dev Tools

  • The latest stable version of Xcode
  • Optional: CocoaPods

Works with

  • Swift
  • Objective-C

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Example projects

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