React Native Scanner SDK

React Native Barcode Scanner plugin for your cross-platform project

The Scanbot React Native QR-Code/Barcode Scanner SDK can be easily integrated into your existing React Native projects within a few business days, turning a regular smartphone or tablet into a mobile QR-code, or barcode recognition device.

How to implement a Barcode Scanner with React Native

Integrate the Scanbot Barcode Scanner and QR Code Scanner for React Native into your app within one business day and enable it to extract all common 1D- and 2D-barcode formats. The React Native Barcode Scanner has a ready-to-use interface, which allows fast integration and is customizable to the CI. The module is available from package 0 upwards and complies with the GDPR, DSGVO, and CCPA.

  • All common formats
  • Robust detection
  • Scan multiple codes

Detailed documentation and example projects can be found on GitHub. The React Native Barcode Reader SDK can be downloaded on npm as “react-native-scanbot-barcode-scanner-sdk” in version 1.0.

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Mobile Platforms

  • Android 5.0 (API Level 21) and higher
  • iOS 11 and higher

Mobile Device

  • Rear-facing camera with autofocus
  • Supported CPUs and Architectures:
    • Android: armeabi-v7, arm64-v8a, x86, x86_64
    • iOS: arm64, armv7, x86_64, i386

Dev Tools

  • Node.js, npm

For Android apps:

  • Android SDK (API Level 21+), Platforms and Developer Tools

For iOS apps:

  • macOS with the latest Xcode and Command Line Tools
  • CocoaPods


  • The Scanbot Barcode SDK module is available only for Android and iOS
  • The module does not work on other platforms like Windows Phone, Desktop or WebApps
  • We don’t support rooted Android devices (custom ROMs)

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Here you can find all resources that you need to integrate the Scanbot SDK into your iOS and Android app.

Example projects

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