• SocketCam C820 Support for CaptureSDK Flutter is Here!

    Socket Mobile is excited to announce that SocketCam C820 support has been added to CaptureSDK Flutter! Developers can now add free camera-based barcode scanning solution to their Flutter apps that supports both iOS and Android. With SocketCam C820, testing CaptureSDK integration is simplified, and end users gain a free, high-performance camera scanning solution.
    October 23, 2023

  • Socket Mobile Announces Q3 2023 Results Release Date and Conference Call

    Announced that it will release its second quarter 2023 financial results at the close of the market on Friday, October 27, 2023.
    October 19, 2023

  • Socket Mobile Expands DuraScan Wear Line to Enable 2D Barcode Scanning

    Socket Mobile is excited to announce the expansion of the DuraScan Wear™ line of wearable scanning solutions to support 2D barcodes. Experience unparalleled comfort, mobility, and efficiency with the NEW DuraScan Wear DW940. Engineered for scenarios when precision and speed are paramount, this wearable scanner empowers workers with the flexibility to use both hands— revolutionizing data capture tasks in warehousing, manufacturing, pick & pack, and distribution.
    October 16, 2023

  • Socket Mobile Expands New Industrial XtremeScan Line to Enable the Latest iPhones with 2D Barcode Scanning

    Socket Mobile is excited to announce the expansion of the XtremeScan™ line of industrial iPhone scanning solutions to support the latest iPhone models and 2D barcodes. The addition of the XtremeScan XS940 and XtremeScan Grip XG940 enables industries to use the latest iPhone technology and easily add 1D and 2D barcode scanning, a move toward the future of data capture within extreme work environments.
    October 3, 2023

  • Socket Mobile Adds Upgrade Option to Free Camera Barcode Scanner on iOS

    It is now possible to upgrade from its free SocketCam C820 to the SocketCam C860, an enhanced camera-based barcode scanner for iOS. The C860 is the newest version of the SocketCam product family that turns any mobile device into a robust scanning solution capable of reading damaged and other difficult-to-read barcodes in all conditions.
    September 26, 2023

  • Socket Mobile Announces CaptureSDK Support for iOS 17

    CaptureSDK and its entire line of barcode scanners and NFC reader/writers have been thoroughly tested and have achieved full compatibility with iOS 17. iOS 17 compatibility across the entire Socket Mobile product line ensures that Apple iPhone users can maximize the utility of both their Socket Mobile device and their Bluetooth-paired Apple device.
    September 20, 2023

  • Reinventing Airport Baggage Handling Efficiency with XtremeScan Data Readers

    Socket Mobile's XtremeScan line of industrial barcode scanners offers a revolutionary approach to baggage handling by combining the ease of iPhone interfaces with high-performance scanning and military-grade device protection. The technology enables real-time data access, seamless synchronization with various airport systems, and improved customer communication, all aiming to create an improved user experience and increase passenger satisfaction.
    September 11, 2023

  • XtremeScan: Harnessing the Power of iPhones in Extreme Work Environments

    Socket Mobile's XtremeScan line revolutionizes the use of iPhones in extreme work environments. By overcoming traditional challenges and unlocking the potential of iOS applications, XtremeScan reshapes industrial data capture like never before.
    August 28, 2023

  • NEW XtremeScan: Industrial Barcode Scanning for iPhones

    Unlock the future of industrial barcode scanning with XtremeScan – our newest line of iPhone-compatible scanning solutions. Designed to withstand even the harshest conditions, this new product family delivers the ultimate blend of performance, durability, and convenience.
    August 23, 2023

  • CaptureSDK React Native 1.4.17 Adds C820 Free Camera-Based Scanning

    The latest CaptureSDK React Native (version 1.4.17) introduces support for camera-based scanning with SocketCam C820. This feature enables any mobile device to function as a high-performance barcode scanner, capable of scanning both 1D and 2D barcodes. The update streamlines the testing process, as no hardware is required, providing a versatile and efficient scanning solution.
    August 15, 2023

  • Socket Mobile Enters $5.6B Industrial Barcode Scanning Market

    Socket Mobile is expanding into the $5.6 billion industrial barcode scanning market with the launch of the XtremeScan line, designed specifically for iPhone 14 and 14 Pro. These products combine the versatility of iPhones with the rugged protection needed for extreme work environments, transforming them into powerful industrial tools. The XtremeScan family includes diverse options like the XtremeScan Case XC100, XtremeScan XS930, and XtremeScan Grip XG930, ensuring tailored solutions for various scanning needs.
    August 15, 2023

  • Find the Right Data Reader for Your Needs with Socket Mobile's Comparison Guides

    Navigating the diverse options of data readers can be overwhelming. Socket Mobile's Data Reader Comparison Guides simplify this task, breaking down the unique features and functionalities of various models. Equip yourself with the knowledge to make an informed purchasing decision, finding the perfect data capture solution tailored to your business needs.
    August 10, 2023

  • iPadOS 16.6: Scanner Reconnect Issue Fixed

    The persistent scanner reconnection issue on iPads has been successfully addressed with the recent iPadOS 16.6 update. As a developer, updating to this version will help you avoid any reconnection issues previously experienced with scanner-based apps, enhancing your overall development and user experience.
    August 3, 2023

  • Socket Mobile Reports Second Quarter and Six-Month 2023 Results

    Socket Mobile, a leading provider of data capture and delivery solutions for enhanced workplace productivity, today reported financial results that are determined in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles in the United States (“GAAP”) for the three and six months ended June 30, 2023.
    August 2, 2023

  • Unleashing the Potential of Digital Solutions in Event Management

    Explore how digital data capture technology is reshaping the event management landscape. Learn about Socket Mobile's innovative solutions, including QR/NFC technology, that streamline event processes, elevate the guest experience, and provide a competitive edge in the industry.
    July 26, 2023

  • S550 Achieves FeliCa Certification

    We're excited to announce that our SocketScan S550 NFC Mobile Wallet Reader is officially certified under the FeliCa card standard. This expands development opportunities into the extensive FeliCa network, utilized for payment transactions worldwide. Discover how this global reach can enhance your applications and deliver unparalleled user experiences.
    July 26, 2023

  • Socket Mobile Announces Q2 2023 Results Release Date and Conference Call

    Announced that it will release its second quarter 2023 financial results at the close of the market on Wednesday, August 2, 2023.
    July 25, 2023

  • Upcoming Removal of Older CaptureSDK Versions for Android

    In our continued commitment to improving security and reliability, Socket Mobile will be removing older versions of the CaptureSDK for Android from our repository on August 4th, 2023. We urge all developers to update to the latest version, 1.6.15, to ensure ongoing compatibility and performance.
    July 19, 2023

  • Socket Mobile's SocketScan S550 Awarded FeliCa Certification

    Socket Mobile'ss SocketScan S550 NFC Mobile Wallet Reader is fully certified under the FeliCa card standard. FeliCa certification establishes a common RF standard that allows interconnectivity between FeliCa devices. Now, the SocketScan S550 meets the FeliCa RF standards, further enhancing secure, global RFID transactions with seamless app integration.
    July 12, 2023

  • CaptureSDK Update: Resolving iPadOS 16.5 Bluetooth Issues

    In the recently launched iPadOS 16.5, there were some unanticipated changes to the Bluetooth management for iPadOS apps. As a result, if a user tries to run two or more CaptureSDK-integrated apps, their Socket Mobile barcode scanners will stop working when the second app is started.
    June 22, 2023

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Test out our data reading and scanning technology for free with SocketCam. The SocketCam C820 lets you scan directly into your feature application using the camera on your mobile device, ensuring high-performance scanning without the need for an external barcode scanner.