Top 5 Free Android Apps to Scan QR Code and Barcode

Barcode and QR codes are machine readable images helps users to share some secret information over the web and offline.  You can turn your smartphone into scanner using QR and Barcode scanner apps. There are plenty of scanner application available on Google Play for both free and paid. Here I listed top 5 free Android apps to scan QR code and Barcode with your smartphone.

1. QR Droid
One of the best application to QR code scanner every phone should have it. The app helps users to scan QR Code, Barcode, and Data Matrix using Android smartphone. With this app you can create QR code from your contact, bookmark and share with your friends. It allows you to scan QR Codes from your camera, browser, SD card, or saved image.


 Google Play - QR Droid

2. NeoReader QR
The NeoReader is a QR code and barcode scanning application that transforms your mobile phone into a scanner and allows you to access mobile web content by scanning codes from print ads, publication, packaging, billboards, retail display, broadcast media and others.


Google Play - NeoReader QR

3. QR Code Barcode Reader
This application allows users to decode both QR code and barcode from your smartphone. Just Open the app, point the camera at the code and you’re done. When scanning a QR Code, if the code contains a website URL, you'll automatically be taken to the site.


Google Play - QR Code Barcode Reader

4. ScanLife Barcode & QR Scanner
This app turns your phone camera into a scanner, lets you scan QR Code, 2D barcode, Datamatrix, EZcode that you find on print ads, packaging, or business cards to launch websites, videos, deals, or contact information.


Google Play - QR Code Barcode Reader

5. QuickMark Barcode Scanner
QuickMark is a mobile scanner app that allows auto-scanning of multiple code formats from your phone such as Quick Code, QR Code, Data Matrix, EAN 8/13, Code39, Code128, Interleaved 2of5.