SharpEye is described as 'Music Reader converts a scanned image of printed music into a MIDI file, a NIFF file, or a MusicXML file. It allows direct scanning from TWAIN compatible scanners. (Most scanners are TWAIN compatible)' and is a Music Recognition App in the Office & Productivity category. There are six alternatives to SharpEye for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, iPhone and Android Tablet. The best alternative is SmartScore. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try PlayScore or PDFtoMusic. Other great apps like SharpEye are ScanScore (Paid), NEURATRON PhotoScore (Paid) and PhotoScore Ultimate (Paid).
Scan, edit and transpose your music in just minutes. There is simply no faster way to get printable music into your computer. Band arrangements, operas, hymns, musicals, orchestral parts and scores appear on-screen in editable and playable form within seconds after scanning.
With ScanScore you can scan sheet music and have them played to you. For scanning, you can use a smartphone, a tablet or a conventional scanner. Via the MusicXML interface you can export your notes to almost any music program and edit them further.
Music Scanning Software and Audio Transcription Software for Sibelius, Finale and More.PhotoScore & NotateMe Ultimate picks out virtually every detail and even recognizes 4 and 6 line guitar tablature, 1, 2 and 3 line percussion staves.