NeoReader Logo The NeoReader is a barcode scanning mobile phone application that allows you to capture all forms of mobile barcodes including QR-Codes, Datamatrix, Aztec Codes, EAN, UPC, and Code 128.

The NeoReader prizes itself as a universal reader due to its diversity of barcode support. One of the main marketing goals of the NeoReader QR-Code reader is the ability to breach the gap between the physical and virtual world; QR-Codes and the NeoReader are there to fill that gap.

The NeoReader has come under some criticism for it's unofficial need to capture specific data about users. Many are led to believe that NeoReader capture such data to pass it on to paying organisations. There is no documentation to confirm this within the NeoReader or their website.


The NeoReader can be download free via a the following options:

Mobile Phone

Connect to the internet on your mobile phone and then point your browser at:

NeoReader will then check if your mobile phone is compatible with there QR-Code reader.

App Store

The NeoReader QR-Code reader can be downloaded from the following app stores:

iPhone App Store

The NeoReader is free to download from all app stores.


The NeoReader QR-Code reader is only available on the following Apple, Blackberry, HTC, Motorola, Nokia, O2, Palm, Samsung, Siemens, Sony Ericsson and T-Mobile mobile phones.


Take a look at what the QR-Code reader looks like before downloading:

  • NeoReader Screenshot
  • NeoReader Screenshot


Below is a useful resources for the NeoReader QR-Code reader:

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