July 27, 2020

Smart Engines released the Smart IDReader SDK 3.8.1

Smart Engines updated Smart IDReader SDK to 3.8.1. We have improved scanning accuracy and speed of various identity documents, including passports, ID cards, driver’s licenses, visas, as well as barcodes on a mobile phone, tablet, or server.

Version 3.8.1 automatically recognizes photos and scans of documents, regardless of their quality, as well as in video streams from a web or smartphone camera, robust to capturing conditions.


* Improved reading of PDF417 barcodes
* Improved scanning of large-scale AZTEC barcodes
* Improved Indian Aadhaar recognition
* Improved Russian passport's registration stamp recognition
* Improved accuracy and speed of photo detection in MRZ mode
* User-configurable flag for basic forensics functionality
* New document types added:
  - Cabo Verde ID
  - Denmark ID
  - Dominican Republic ID
  - Algeria ID
  - Estonia Residence permit
  - Gabon ID
  - Ireland ID
  - USA vehicle registration certificates: Arizona, Indiana, North Caroline, Ohio, Pennsylvania
* New templates added for document types:
  - Egypt passport
  - Qatar passport
* Other minor fixes and quality improvements

You can try the Smart IDReader demo app in Google Play or in AppStore and scan ID for 200+ countries. Version 3.8.1 allows to extract data from 1300+ document types in more than 96 languages.

Test Drive Our Smart Engines

Free demo apps allow you to experience the power of Smart Engines software for intelligent document scanning in a real-world context.

Why not experience the power of Smart Engines for yourself? Our demo apps allow you to test the capabilities of our identity document recognition software on mobile devices in videostream or in a single image (photo, scan).

Simply display any document to the camera in real-time or choose a photo from the gallery, and the app will recognize and capture the necessary data.

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