GS1 QR Code Overview

QR Code Barcode

GS1 QR Code is a variant of QR Code that conforms to GS1 specifications. It’s designed to extend packaging information such as lot number, expiry date and serial number.

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Supported Host Device


Products that Support GS1 QR Code

(This barcode is disabled by default)

Supported Business Application:


Partner Applications

Applications integrated with Socket Mpbile's Capture SDK.


Verify with your application provider that Socket Mobile's latest Capture SDK was implemented in your app. See the latest Capture SDK version.

See complete list of Partner Applications.

Non-Capture SDK Applications

Applications that are not integrated with Socket Mobile's Capture SDK




GS1 QR Code symbology is supported by default on all Socket Mobile barcode scanners. You can enable or disable this symbology on your Socket Mobile scanner simply by scanning the codes below.  Note: Scanner must be in a disconnected state before scanning the command barcode.

Enable GS1 QR Code Symbology*:

To enable the GS1 QR Code symbology scan the barcode below:

GS1 QR Code Enable

Disable GS1 QR Code Symbology*:

To disable the GS1 QR Code symbology scan the barcode below:

GS1 QR Code Disable

See the full programming guide for more info and troublshooting.
* D750 requires separate enable/disable command barcodes found in the programmign guide.

Troubleshooting / FAQ


Q: What is the typical usage of GS1 QR Code?

A: Retail

 How read the GTIN only?

A: App coming soon, please contact 

Q: Do you need help creating this barcode?

A: Socket Mobile recommends this free barcode generator: