Privacy Friendly QR Scanner Alternatives

    Privacy Friendly QR Scanner is described as 'Scanner that supports its users in detecting malicious links: QR codes provide new possibilities for an attacker, as they can contain malicious links, i.e. links to phishing webpages or webpages from which malware would automatically be downloaded'. There are five alternatives to Privacy Friendly QR Scanner for Android, Android Tablet, iPad, F-Droid and iPhone. The best alternative is Barcode Scanner, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Privacy Friendly QR Scanner are SecScanQR (Free, Open Source), QR & BarcodeScanner (Free, Open Source), QR Droid (Free) and BareCode X Pro (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 16, 2021

    1. Scan barcodes on CDs, books, and other products, then look up prices and reviews, or search for a word in a book and find where it occurs. You can also scan QR Codes containing URLs, contact info, calendar events, and more.
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    2. Scan QR codes and share them right away with friends or copy them to the clipboard for further processing. Furthermore, with SecScanQR you can generate QR codes and all these features without a big amount of permission.
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    3. An Android app for scanning QR codes and barcodes. Contribute to dmitriy-ilchenko/QrAndBarcodeScanner development by creating an account on GitHub. In my opinion the best QR code app complete of history management, sharing, option, sources for making qr codes and barcodes.
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    4. Scan any QR code from your camera, read from QRs shown in Android browser, saved in your SD card or any QR image given its Internet URL.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Capture, utilize and archive all common barcodes with the help of this barcode scanner!
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