The Aila™ SoftScan app showcases Aila's powerful data capture platform, quickly scanning 1D/2D barcodes and IDs.


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Fast, Reliable, and Easy to Integrate

SoftScan 1D/2D barcode scanning

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


SoftScan integration for iOS

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.

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

SoftScan Swift Sample Code

Complete integration with our app took just a few lines of code.”



Works on any iOS/iPadOS device

iPhone SoftScan


iPad Pro SoftScan



iPod Touch

Experiences include

Replace traditional handheld scanners across the enterprise with SoftScan

Scans 45+ 1D/2D barcode types

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


  • Advanced image-based scanning enhances speed and accuracy
  • Scanning speed: <50 ms (continuous mode)
  • Scanning range: 2-16”
  • Field of view: iPod & iPad (33° x 55°), iPhone1 (36° x 61° 1),
    iPad Pro2 (37° x 62°2)
  • Resolution: 1080 x 1920 (SD), 2160 x 3840 (HD)

1. Based on iPhone 8, 2. Based on iPad Pro 12.9 Gen3

SDK Compatibility
  • Native iOS; 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
  • Spec Sheet
  • Challenging Barcodes

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does SoftScan cost and how can I buy?

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

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.