Yello, Gelsenwasser as well as many public utilities from Kusel to Munich have been using it for a long time in their customer or meter reader apps – the meter scan function pixometer SDK. Whether electricity, gas, water or heat meters – with mechanical or electronic display: With the pixometer scan function meter readings are easily, reliably and quickly captured using special image recognition (OCR) and correctly assigned to the meter using barcode recognition. Further details about the scan feature are available in the pixometer product brochure (.pdf).
pixolus regularly provides updates with improvements in recognition performance, support of new meter types and adaptations for the latest iOS and Android versions or new smartphone and tablet models. The new version 3.5.0 contains a number of improvements, for example adaptations for Android 10 and iOS 13 and a new automatic mode for the camera torch to improve the scanning performance.
pixometer SDK is available as evaluation or license version. Licensees receive the unrestricted full version automatically. Interested parties can request the free evaluation version by mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.