Free Scandit Barcode and QR Scanner App now available worldwide

This app is not currently available in the App Store.

One year after its successful US market launch, the Scandit Barcode Scanner and Comparison Shopper app now enables smart shoppers around the world to scan barcodes and QR codes, find the best price or read reviews for millions of consumer products. "With its leading barcode scanning technology, comprehensive product database and integrated social features, Scandit has become a popular brand among mobile shoppers. Due to strong consumer demand, we have decided to release the app globally", says Samuel Mueller, CEO of Scandit.

Influential tech blogs like Scobleizer (by Robert Scoble), TheNextWeb, Ubergizmo and BostInnovation have rated Scandit as the best mobile barcode scanner and the app recently won a first price in Nokia's global "Calling All Innovators" contest.

Core features of Scandit are:

• SCAN - Scan barcodes both UPC/EAN and QR codes in a snap with Scandit's lightning-fast barcode scanner.
• COMPARE - Read thousands of product ratings and reviews on the go.
• SHOP - Find the best deals at your favorite stores: Amazon, Best Buy, eBay and thousands of other stores (data availability depends on country of use).
• SHARE - Share and comment on products that you like or consider buying via Facebook, Twitter, e-mail and text messaging.

The app is now available globally as a free download for iOS, Android and Nokia on the iTunes Application Store, the Android Market and the Nokia App store. For more information please visit the app's website at

Complementing the above, Scandit has also released a stand-alone QR Code Scanner app as a simple and powerful alternative to scan QR codes and access associated information. The app allows users to keep track of previously scanned QR codes and share them via Facebook, Twitter, e-mail or SMS. The Scandit QR Code Scanner app is available globally as a free download for iOS on the iTunes App Store.

This app is not currently available in the App Store.

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