React Native Scanner SDK

Cross-platform React Native OCR plugin

The Scanbot React Native OCR 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 text recognition device.

The Scanbot React Native OCR module based on Tesseract enables your mobile app to transfer document scans into an editable PDF format. Integration takes up one day due to the ready-to-use interface, which is customizable to the CI. The OCR SDK for React Native is available from package I upwards and complies with the GDPR, DSGVO, and CCPA.

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

Documentation, release notes and examples regarding the React Native Text Recognition OCR Scanner are accessible on GitHub. The SDK can be downloaded on npm as “react-native-scanbot-sdk” in version 4.3. A demo version of the OCR Scanner for React Native can be downloaded down below.

React Native OCR (Optical Character Recognition) SDKReact Native OCR (Optical Character Recognition) SDK

Requirements

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

Notes

  • 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)

Free trial

Test-drive the Scanbot SDK in your mobile app or website 30 days for free.

Try it

Get started

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

Example projects

Get the example apps to check out the implementation and see how it works.

Ready to try it?

Talk to one of our solutions experts to discover how we can solve your mobile data capture requirements or simply integrate it into your own mobile app or website right now.

Contact our solution experts
Try it

Developers, ready to get started?

Adding our 30 day free trial to your app is easy. Download the Scanbot SDK now and discover the benefits of mobile data capture.