IRISMobile™ sdk

A modular Mobile sdk


IRISMobile™ sdk enables developers to easily integrate imaging features and OCR capabilities into their mobile applications. Rely on IRIS’ 30+ years experience in OCR technologies.

IRISMobile™ sdk Software development kit allows developers to create custom mobile imaging applications to convert all pictures and images into indexed and editable documents for iOS and Android.

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With IRISMobile™ sdk, pick & pay only for what you need


IRISMobile™ sdk software toolkit enables developers to choose from various modules and implement them in your own application, creating your own mobile imaging solutions. Converting data, capturing and retrieving documents, reading and translating texts in 137+ languages.

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30+ years of IRIS technology in data recognition and output

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Create a custom OCR mobile application with the best IRIS recognition technologies

  • Best Quality Mobile Recognition

    From entry-level imaging software to a complete mobile data processing platform for tablets, smartphones and any mobile devices.

  • Feature Rich

    Improve scanned images with powerful image cleaning tools; deskew scanned text, detect its orientation, and much more.

  • Easy to install and use

    Develop a complete mobile OCR solution in a few hours thanks to demo applications and included sample codes for iOS and Android.

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What features does the IRISMobile™ sdk propose?

  • Imaging

    • Capturing images and pictures automatically with the mobile device camera.
    • Load and save pictures in BMP, PNG, TIFF, PDF and JPEG.
    • Use JPEG2000 and JBIG2 compression, with a separate extension.
  • Pre-processing

    • Automated border detection and 3D correction, to straighten the image.
    • IQA (Intelligent Quality Assessment) technology to determine the image quality for OCR.
    • Various optimization features like adaptive binarization, despeckle filters, deskew feature, and document rotation.
    • Dark border removal, line removal and color dropout are available in a separate extension.
  • Text recognition

    IRISMobile™ sdk provides very fast and accurate optical character recognition, based on our extensive experience in OCR technology, in 137+ languages, with various add-ons, including Asian languages (CJK).See full list of languages here.

  • Document output

    Document output formats in our standard IRISMobile™ sdk are: PDF, PDF/A, HTML, XML, RTF, TXT, ODT, WordML, SpreadsheetML, CSV, DOCX, XLSX and XPS. An additional compression module generates compressed files using our iHQC technology in PDF and XPS.


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30+ years experience in OCR technologies

  • We own all the intellectual property of our technologies
  • We provide long-term support
  • We are cross-platform (Windows, OS X, Linux®, iOS, Android)
  • We can adapt our software to meet the standards of any OS or platform (ex. MFPs)
  • We offer simple integration (both for the integrator and the user)
  • We have many different ways/proposals for OEM
  • We provide very quick and easy deployments to highly demanding integrations
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    Adobe Acrobat

    Under the hood digital transformation In 2006 Adobe became a partner of IRIS, which is one of the key enablers by turning scanned documents into searchable and editable PDFs. Millions of Customers worldwide are using every day Adobe Acrobat with the IRISOCR™ sdk technology of IRIS.

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    Enabling full text search in Sharepoint   Aquaforest searchlight automatically takes non-searchable Documents such as PDFs, Scanned Image Files and Faxes and converts the files with the help of the IRISOCR™ sdk to fully searchable PDF files.

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    Enabling fast full text search in M-Files   M-Files is an intelligent information management platform that helps companies make smart connections across the business and automate critical business processes. With the seamless integration of the IRISOCR™ toolkit into M-Files, the company was able to improve their solution and enable fast document search for their users.

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Webinar : Easy Integration of IRISOCR™ sdk

Thanks the new technologies based on neural networks, IRISOCR sdk’s engine is super-fast achieving unparalleled high quality OCR results all this with an easy integration.


  • Evernote helps people work more effectively by creating a single workspace for all their daily tasks. Digitizing documents and written notes is often an integral part of that. With IRIS.‘s best-of-breed OCR engine, we‘re able to more quickly and accurately extract text from those images, making them instantly searchable and accessible, across devices, at work, home or on the go.

    Dave Engberg, CTO Evernote