Scanner SDK for Android

The Zebra Scanner SDK for Android enables cordless scanners to be connected and controlled by a tablet / smart phone without using a cradle, after pairing over Bluetooth. Scanning a pairing barcode appeared in tablet/smart phone display will make the device paired and connoted with the application. Furthermore it supports controlling USB scanner connected to tablet / smart phone.


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SDK for Android (KitKat, Lollipop, Marshmallow, Nougat)

Installation Requirements

Supported operating systems:

  • Android 4.4, 5.x, 6.x and 7.x 


Version 2.0 Version Release Date: February 2017

Device Compatibility

This software has been approved for use with the following devices:

  • - DS3608-DP DS3678-DP Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • - DS3608-ER DS3678-ER Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • - DS3608-HD DS3678-HD Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • - DS3608-HP DS3678-HP Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • - DS457 Series
  • - DS4800 Series
  • - DS6878-DL
  • - DS6878-SR Cordless Bluetooth 2D Imager
  • - LI2208
  • - LI3608 LI3678 Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • - LI4278
  • - Symbol CS4070 Companion Scanner
  • - Symbol DS4308
  • - Symbol DS4308-HC
  • - Symbol DS4308P
  • - Symbol DS9808 Hybrid Presentation Imager
  • - Symbol LS2208 General Purpose Bar Code Scanner


Scanner SDK for Android version 2.0 Release Notes Download 140 KB


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  • Zebra Scanner SDK for Android Developer Guide

    MN002223A03 Rev. A

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