Omron Microscan Barcode Scanner

Leader in Machine Vision

Founded in 1982, Omron Microscan has a strong history of technology innovation which includes the invention of the first laser diode barcode scanner and the 2D symbology, Data Matrix. Today, Omron Microscan remains a technology leader in automatic identification and machine vision with extensive solutions for ID tracking, traceability and inspection.


Omron Microscan focuses on technologies of automatic identification (auto ID), machine vision and verification with application solutions ranging from basic barcode reading up to complex machine vision inspection, gauging and measurement. Our barcode scanner solutions help manufacturers around the world drive down cost and waste, automate critical manufacturing processes, and increase yields.

Data Acquisition and Control Solutions

Our barcode scanner, machine vision and verification products boost manufacturing efficiency and quality control, helping our customers reduce costs, monitor quality and increase production flow. From personal electronics to clinical instruments to product packaging, Omron Microscan barcode scanner solutions enable critical production-level applications such as quality control, work-in-process monitoring, guiding the movement of goods, component traceability, sortation and lot tracking.

Precision Instruments

Omron Microscan barcode scanner products are precision instruments. From tasks such as high-speed barcode reading to high-accuracy orientation, placement and coordinate checking through machine vision, Omron Microscan products reliably perform complex data acquisition.

Technology Leader

Omron Microscan has a strong history of technology innovation. We revolutionized the automatic identification (auto ID) industry in the early 1980s with the invention of the first laser diode barcode scanner, and again in 1994 with the invention of the 2D symbology, Data Matrix. We pioneered the machine vision industry with our advanced vision and lighting products. We are experts in barcode verification.

Today, Omron Microscan barcode scanner continues to be a recognized technology leader through continuous new product development in the areas of machine vision, auto ID and verification.

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