QR Code and 1D/2D Barcodes

    QR Code

    - Inventor: Denso-Wave in 1994

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 18004:2006

    - Error Correction: L(7%), M(15%), Q(25%), H(30%)

    - Area of Applications: Mobile

     

 

 

    DataMatrix

    - Inventor: RVSI/Acuity CiMatrix (acquired by Siemens AG in October 2005 and Microscan in September 2008)

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC16022

    - Error Correction: About 30%

    - Area of Applications: Parts

     

 

 

    PDF417

    - Inventor: Dr. Ynjiun P. Wang at Symbol Technologies in 1991

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 15438:2001

    - Error Correction: 7%~ 55%

    - Area of Applications: Document

     

 

 

    Maxicode

    - Inventor: United Parcel Service (UPS)

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 16023

    - Error Correction: SEC(23%), EEC(38%)

    - Area of Applications: Shipment of Packages

     

 

 

    Aztec

    - Inventor: Andrew Longacre, Jr. and Robert Hussey

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 24778

    - Error Correction: 23% (Recommended)

    - Area of Applications: Transportation

     

 

 

    Chinese Sensible Code

    - Standard: China National Standard

     

 

 

    AR Code

    - Inventor: Funcode Technology

    - Error Correction: 25%

    - Area of Applications: Augmented Reality

     

 

 

    S2D

    - Inventor: Taiwan NCTU AIP Lab

    - Error Correction: 25%

    - Area of Applications: Security

     

 

 

    EAN-13

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 15420

    - Area of Applications: Retail

    - Example Index: 4710088630223

     

 

 

    EAN-8

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 15420

    - Area of Applications: Retail

    - Example Index: 12345670

     

 

 

    ISBN

    - Area of Applications: Book

    - Example Index: 9789867299369

     

 

 

    Code 11

    - Area of Applications: Telephones

    - Example Index: 654321

     

 

 

    Code 39

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 16388

    - Area of Applications: Various

    - Example Index: ABC12

     

 

 

    Code 93

    - Area of Applications: Various

    - Example Index: CODE93

     

 

 

    Code 128

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 15417

    - Area of Applications: Various

    - Example Index: Code 128

     

 

 

    Interleaved 2 of 5

    - ISO Standard: ISO/IEC 16390

    - Area of Applications: WholeSales

    - Example Index: 1234567895

     

 

 

    Industrial 2 of 5

    - Area of Applications: Industry

    - Example Index: 12345670

     

 

 

    MSI

    - Area of Applications: Warehouse and Inventory

    - Example Index: 12345

     

 

 

    Codabar

    - Area of Applications: Blood Banks

    - Example Index: A123456A

     

 

 

    Plessey

    - Area of Applications: Catalogs

    - Example Index: 1230C