Best Scanners Apps

Scanner apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to scan various kinds of codes and documents. Types include barcode, QR code, and document scanner apps. Scanner apps are great for those looking to access information from codes or digitalize documents.

Last updated 03-29-2017

PDF Scanner App:Document + OCR
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PDF Scanner App:Document + OCR

Android

Seller: Grymala

25 2.5

Make your mobile device a portable PDF document scanner with the use of this intuitive mobile application. Simply use your phone's camera to take a picture of the document, otherwise you can pick a photo - receipts, reports, identification cards, legal documents - from your gallery!

Once you have the photo, click on the check mark to convert the document into PDF or JPG files. Powered by an OCR (Optical Character Recognition) function, editing the contents is also possible. Lastly, sharing documents by email and through social networking sites, and even printing, is as easy as pie!

Explore the other features of this handy document scanner, and enjoy the convenience can give you. Whether you are away from your desktop (or at it), this app will allow you to scan the documents right at your fingertips!

▲ Take a picture or select one from the gallery that you wish to convert.

▲ Edit the document using the OCR function, or share your document directly through emails.

Android
PDF Scanner App:Document + OCR

PDF Scanner App:Document + OCR

Free

Qr Code Reader
22

Qr Code Reader

Android

Seller: Qr Droid Solution

25 2.5

Make your inventory management process more efficient and easy with the use of a smart QR code scanner, which is downloadable on your mobile device. To use this app, simply scan the barcode using your device’s camera, and save the barcode in one click.

It is flashlight-enabled to allow you to scan barcodes even in a low-light environment. Also, you can share your decoded QR codes to your colleagues via email for a more integrated record-keeping process. Use this app for an innovative means of inventory management!

Android
Qr Code Reader

Qr Code Reader

Free

QR Code Reader - No Ads
23

QR Code Reader - No Ads

Android

Seller: Scan Mobile

25 2.5

In this fast-paced, innovative, and established world, things are created that give others the convenience they need. Barcodes once needed a special scanner - now you can make your device into a barcode scanner to have with you all the time!

If you want to know where your shoes are manufactured, or where your canned goods are coming from, then this helpful tool will help you with just that. You can get all of the information that you need by pointing the camera at the code!

Android
QR Code Reader - No Ads

QR Code Reader - No Ads

Free

QR Code Reader Barcode Scanner
24

QR Code Reader Barcode Scanner

Android

Seller: Flash Alerts Call SMS Messenger

30 3

Are you currently out and you need to scan a QR code? This app lets you scan any barcode using your phone's camera! No need to take pictures – your device will scan it automatically as long as you point your camera at it. This tool will also take you to the website if the data has a URL .

There is an option for you to turn on the light if the room is too dark for the camera to process the symbol. You can also make your own QR code using your text messages, links, and more. Be able to read different types of codes, from ISBN to UPC formats, wherever you are.

Android
QR Code Reader Barcode Scanner

QR Code Reader Barcode Scanner

Free

QR code scan reader
25

QR code scan reader

Android

Seller: VIP Store Developer

30 3

Scan any kind of QR code or barcode with the use of this scanner app. This app can recognize any type of codes placed on various types of products.

Place the QR code or barcode in front of your camera and have it automatically scanned! Get a preview of the text once scanned or if your code contains a URL, it will direct you to the website. Make scanning easy with this handy scanner app!

Android
QR code scan reader

QR code scan reader

Free

QR-Barcode Scanner
26

QR-Barcode Scanner

Android

Seller: Barcode Team

25 2.5

Want to access a certain WiFi hotspot but do not have the code? Heighten your smartphone's capabilities by adding this convenient scanner that functions through your phone's camera! Experience the convenience of this app when you use it at home, in the office or even when you are out shopping -- all just at the touch of a button!

From certain texts to website URLs, this scanner will provide you with decrypted information. You can even scan the photos from your camera roll! Generate your own code for both business and personal purposes. Share your codes and even review all the items you have scanned by viewing the history. Go paperless with this smart scanner!

Android
QR-Barcode Scanner

QR-Barcode Scanner

Free

Reader (OCR Speaker)
27

Reader (OCR Speaker)

Android

Seller: Suman Sucharit Das

30 3

On your way to the office, it is nice if you want to pass the time by reading the latest news, or enjoying a chapter or two from the book in your pocket. Unfortunately, your reading glasses are at home on the table, and now your head is aching from trying to read the minute text on your printed material. Now, you are wishing that you bought an audiobook instead. Fret not, for with this amazing app, you can turn any printed material into an audio one in a matter of seconds!

Take a snapshot of the page you want to read, or use an uploaded printed document in this digital reader's "Library". Wait while the app extracts the text, sit back, tap play, and listen as the app reads your news and stories to you!

▲ Sit back and relax as you listen to your printed materials being read to you by a female narrator.

▲ Easy to use. Take a picture and save it in the library to enjoy its audio form in the future.

▲ Automatically compile and manage your files in "My Library" for easy access in the future.

Designed for ease of use, this text reading app is powered by Google Cloud OCR to convert texts into audio format. Capable of reading materials written in 11 languages, including Chinese, Korean, Finnish, and German, listen as the female narrator reads the texts in a clear and audible voice!

Fit for users who want to enjoy their books and magazines while on travel or during their commute. Enjoy your vacations more, and avoid the headache inducing act of reading small printed text in a moving vehicle. Have fun while on-the-go with your pocket reading assistant!

Android
Reader (OCR Speaker)

Reader (OCR Speaker)

Free

Think Dirty
28

Think Dirty

Android
iOS

Seller: Think Dirty Inc.

30 3

There are a million products on the market today, but do you know which ones are safe to use at home? Not many people are confident that they can name some products on either side, so this app wants to help you out. It will sift out toxic items, so you can turn your house into a safe and clean environment!

To use the app, point your camera at the product's barcode and allow it to scan. After, learn about the item's carcinogenicity, developmental toxicity, and allergy inducing rates. Then you can head to the ingredients to know which chemical could be causing high rates. Tapping on the ingredient will drop down information on its impact, usage, and any other name that it has been sold under.

Now, you can be vigilant in picking the right products whenever you are the market. Take a quick scan and be given detailed information about your chosen item instantly!

Android
Think Dirty

Think Dirty

Free

iOS
Think Dirty – Learn Beauty Ingredients, Shop Clean

Think Dirty – Learn Beauty Ingredients, Shop Clean

Free

Threema QR Scanner Plugin
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Threema QR Scanner Plugin

Android

Seller: Threema GmbH

25 2.5

Add a touch of utility to the already-useful "Threema" app. Through this handy plugin, you will be able to scan QR codes using your mobile device's camera and get linked to its respective URL. You can send the code to others via the "Threema" messenger.

Designed with straightforward and clutter-free controls, there is no extra confusion added to the plugin. Just direct your device's camera at the code and decipher it in a matter of seconds.

▲ It has a smooth and sleek interface that blends well with the app's straightforward functions.

▲ Scan QR codes directly using the "Threema" app.

Curious to find out where that QR code at your favorite cafe will take you? Able to get freebies online, but need a QR scanner to get to the URL? Well then, this plugin has got you covered. It allows the "Threema" messenger app to function as a QR scanner, making users able to decipher codes anytime and anywhere they are. Take convenience into a whole new level and add utility to your messenger by turning it into a QR scanner too!

Android
Threema QR Scanner Plugin

Threema QR Scanner Plugin

Free

Tom Thumb Delivery
30

Tom Thumb Delivery

Android

Seller: Albertsons Companies, LLC.

25 2.5

Ensure freshness and quality through this online Tom Thumb grocery app! It can help you save the time and effort involve in going to the grocery yourself, and allows you to make time for what is important to you! Enjoy the best products with just a few taps, and make shopping a better experience overall!

You can either scan a barcode or shop in the aisles of the app. Whenever you see something you want, simply add it to your cart. There are 1-Hour delivery options, all it takes is a check of the schedule and a tap to secure your own reservations. Unsure? Request a personal shopper for basically anything you need! Grocery shopping doesn't have to be a pain,this app makes it quite easy to do!

Android
Tom Thumb Delivery

Tom Thumb Delivery

Free