EdgeDecoder is for device manufacturers looking to integrate the best, enterprise-grade barcode scanning functionality within the devices they produce. 

Simply provide a barcode image and EdgeDecoder will deliver decoded data with zero-miss reliability. Whether your solution is a purpose-built barcode reader, scan engine, mini tablet, smartphone, kiosk, mobile computer, or any other device with a camera, the EdgeDecoder has been optimized for enterprise-grade performance to overcome the scanning challenges that plague others in the industry. Features include:

Industry leading read rates for virtually any 1D, 2D, postal, and direct part mark barcodes.

Portability to a variety of systems and platforms.

Superior results on curved, badly printed, mangled, torn, scratched, partially obscured, and other poor quality, hard-to-read barcodes.

EdgeDecoder OEM Barcode scanning software

With a small footprint (500 KB) and portability to virtually any processing platform and operating system (Android, Linus, Windows, Custom Embedded) and backed by decades of experience, EdgeDecoder is easy to integrate, reliable, and well supported. Your device is your reputation, and EdgeDecoder is the solution you can trust to deliver for your customers time and again.

Technical Specifications:

Minimum System Requirements:

  • 500 KB storage
  • 500 KB RAM minimum, 1 MB RAM recommended

Symbologies Supported:

  • Direct Part Marks: Barcodes applied by laser or chemical etching, or inkjet printed. Will also read Data Matrix marks that have been dot peened to a surface.
  • 1D: Codabar, Code 11, Code 32, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, IATA 2 of 5, Interleaved 2 of 5, GS1 DataBar (RSS), Hong Kong 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5, MSI Plessey, NEC 2 of 5, Pharmacode, Plessey, Straight 2 of 5, Telepen, Trioptic, UPC/EAN/JAN
  • Stacked 1D: GS1 Composite (CC-A/CC-B/CC-C), MicroPDF, PDF417
  • 2D: Aztec Code, Code 49, Codablock F, Data Matrix, Han Xin, MaxiCode, Micro QR, QR Code
  • Postal Codes: Australian Post, Intelligent Mail, Japan Post, KIX Code, PLANET, POSTNET, UK Royal Mail
  • Proprietary 2D: GoCode® (Additional License Required)

O/S Support:

  • Android, Linux, Windows, custom upon request
    EdgeDecoder also enables users to add functionality that enhances data output for a variety of applications!
    identification parsing

    Identification parsing for age verification and rapid form entry.

    udi gs1 parsing

    GS1 and UDI parsing support for healthcare applications.

    simultaneous multiple barcode reading

    Simultaneous multiple barcode reading for enhanced productivity.


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