Aila’s SoftScan app brings our robust data capture to mobile devices, reliably scanning 1D/2D barcodes and IDs with precision and efficiency.

SoftScan 1D/2D barcode scanning

Fast, reliable, and easy to integrate

Unmatched performance & reliability

Easily integrate SoftScan with your iOS-friendly app and transform your fleet of iPhones, iPads, or iPod touches into enterprise 1D/2D barcode scanners with live error detection and continual learning that quickly scans barcodes in any condition.

  • <50 millisecond scan speed in continuous scanning mode
  • Scans 45 + barcode symbologies
  • Including damaged, blurry, and ultra-small barcodes
unlimited scanning and multi scan for softscan for any ios device, ipad, iphone

Flexible pricing with limitless scanning

Designed for enterprise-grade use exclusively on iOS-devices, SoftScan offers market-leading scan speeds, accuracy and supports large-scale deployments – all without complex pricing terms.

Flexile pricing options that fit your business needs:

  • Monthly
  • Annual
  • Support for multi-app environments

Easy integration

SoftScan is an enterprise-grade scan engine that integrates with your app with just a few lines of code. It also includes a demo app with source code to fast-track integration into your app, taking hours not days or weeks to get up and running.

Support for several development frameworks and languages:

  • Cordova
  • React Native
  • Swift for iOS
unlimited scanning and multi scan for softscan for any ios device, ipad, iphone

Works on any iOS/iPadOS device


Scans 45+ 1D/2D barcode types

1D Barcodes

Scans 45+ common barcodes, including UPC, EAN, Code 39, Code 128, Codabar, and more.

2D Barcodes

Capture 2D codes commonly found on IDs and passports, including QR, datamatrix, Aztec, and more.

Challenging Barcodes

Tackle the most difficult barcodes, from faded ink to damaged, blurry, misprinted, and more.

The benefits of Aila for mobile scanning

Unlimited Scanning

Experience the freedom with SoftScan’s unlimited scanning for up to five applications.

Straightforward Pricing

It’s simple. SoftScan offers unlimited scanning, supports multi-app environments, and your choice of monthly or annual pricing.

Unrivaled Performance

SoftScan consistently surpasses comparable scanning engines across various challenging barcode types and environmental conditions.

Advanced Scanning Capabilities

SoftScan’s simultaneous multi-camera usage ensures remarkable speed and precision, effortlessly mastering challenging barcodes for a hassle-free experience every time.

Optimized for iOS/iPadOS

Experience superior scanning performance tailored for iOS/iPadOS with SoftScan.

Far Superior to Free Scanning SDKs

Opt for SoftScan and enjoy superior features like MRZ and OCR, surpassing what’s offered by free alternatives.


  • Advanced image-based scanning enhances speed and accuracy
  • Scanning speed: <50 ms (continuous mode)
  • Scanning range: 2-16”
  • Resolution: 1080 x 1920 (SD), 2160 x 3840 (HD)
SDK Compatibility
  • Native iOS (Swift)
  • Cordova
  • React Native

Codabar, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, Interleaved 2 of 5, GS1 DataBar, PDF417, QR Code, UPC/EAN/JAN

Advanced Symbologies

20+ more symbologies available with additional licensing, including Aztec Code, Data Matrix, GS1 Composite, MaxiCode, Micro PDF, Micro QR and more

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You have questions, we have answers

How much does SoftScan cost and how can I buy?

Aila offers competitive pricing and quantity discounts. Contact sales to learn more.

Does Aila charge per scan?

Lifetime, unlimited scanning is included with Aila’s SoftScan on a monthly basis per device, with support for up to five apps per device.

What is an image-based scanner?

Image-based scanning leverages a camera and software to optically scan barcodes, text, images, and more. Aila’s image-based scanning harnesses the advanced camera systems on iOS devices to provide best-in-class performance and lower TCO over dedicated scan engines.

How do I add SoftScan to my app?

SoftScan can be integrated into any iOS app with Aila’s software development kit (SDK). You can integrate the SDK natively or via a framework such as Cordova, or React Native.

Is there a SoftScan demo app available?

Yes, download the SoftScan demo for free in the app store.

Is SoftScan compatible with Android?

SoftScan was designed exclusively for iOS and iPadOS™—the most intuitive, secure, and powerful platform for enterprise solutions.

Where can I get support?

Aila has a Customer Portal that provides downloads, tools, and documentation. Customers can open a support ticket here.

Does Aila develop my application?

Yes, Aila has a full software development team to help with your app development needs.

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