Code Scanner VS ZXing

Compare Code Scanner vs ZXing and see what are their differences.

Code Scanner

Code scanner library for Android, based on ZXing (by yuriy-budiyev)


ZXing ("Zebra Crossing") barcode scanning library for Java, Android (by zxing)
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Code Scanner ZXing
1 35
891 30,130
- 0.9%
7.5 7.9
3 months ago 5 days ago
Java Java
MIT License Apache License 2.0
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Code Scanner

Posts with mentions or reviews of Code Scanner. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning Code Scanner yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of ZXing. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-10.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Code Scanner and ZXing you can also consider the following projects:

ZBar - Clone of the mercurial repository

react-native-vision-camera - 📸 The Camera library that sees the vision.

mlkit - A collection of sample apps to demonstrate how to use Google's ML Kit APIs on Android and iOS


C++ Format - A modern formatting library

Thumbnailator - Thumbnailator - a thumbnail generation library for Java

Tess4J - Java JNA wrapper for Tesseract OCR API

PHP CPP - Library to build PHP extensions with C++

stb - stb single-file public domain libraries for C/C++

Picasso - A powerful image downloading and caching library for Android

libssh2 - the SSH library

shc-extractor - Extract the JSON payload from SHC QR codes (i.e Québec Covid Vaccination QR Codes)