What's New

In this latest release, we have fixed many small issues and made some improvements:
+ To use the latest Apple iOS capabilities, starting from this release BCR works on devices with iOS 9.0 and later.
+ The “What’s new?” screen will inform you of the coolest new features.
We are working on a few surprises and are looking forward to your comments. Your feedback in App Store is very useful both to us, the developers, and to other users of the app.

App Description

ABBYY Business Card Reader –The World’s Fastest Business Card Scanner & Contact Management App!
Now ABBYY BCR for your Apple Watch. You won’t need to reach for your iPhone to remember somebody’s name. View contacts and make phone calls right from ABBYY BCR on your Apple Watch!

***** Winner of the RISING STAR Award in the Mobile Star Awards *****
ABBYY Business Card Reader easily & simply captures & stores contact from business cards in 25 languages to your smartphone. BCR allows for cards to be automatically photographed, cropped and saved in 30% less time. The recognized data can be saved in either your smartphone’s Contacts or in the app’s own digital storage.

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KEY FEATURES
• QUICK AND ACCURATE SCANNING
ABBYYs award-winning optical character recognition technology provides quick & accurate recognition of all contact information: names, organizations, phone numbers, e-mail addresses, etc.
• AUTO-CLICK PHOTO FEATURE
Automatically focuses on the business card, detects its edges, crops any extraneous background & captures an image of the card all by itself.
• EASY CHECK OF RECOGNIZED DATA
The app highlights “unusual” characters with blue color and displays the original image so that you can quickly confirm the apps output.
• AUTOMATIC NORMALIZATION OF PHONE AND EXTENTION NUMBERS
No matter how a phone number appears on a business card, ABBYY BCR will automatically put in all the missing parts, so that you can reach the contact even if the country code was omitted in print. For instance, (495) 123_4)5*67 will be changed to +7 495 123 45 67.
• AUTOCOMPLETION OF ADDRESSES
BCR will correct any typos and fill in the missing address fields (e.g. postcode, ZIP code, or county) so you can easily find it on the map.

• SYNC ACROSS MULTIPLE DEVICES AND AUTOMATIC OR MANUAL BACKUPS
Sync card data across different mobile platforms via ABBYY’s cloud storage to make retrieval of card data simple, updateable and accessible from all your devices. Automatic and manual backups to archive and restore data from saved cards to transfer to another iPhone or computer.

• Spotlight Search to find business cards from BCR on the iPhone main screen
• Export to MS Excel to manage business cards database on your desktop .
• Find out more about your contacts on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
• Search in iPhone Maps for the address of your contacts.
• Exchange digitally with your business card and forward recognized contacts via e-mail as VCard or JPEG files or via SMS as a plain text.
• Support 25 languages including recognition of multilingual cards:
- Czech
- Chinese (Simplified)
- Chinese (Traditional)
- Danish
- Dutch
- English
- Estonian
- Finnish
- French
- German
- Greek
- Japanese
- Indonesian
- Italian
- Korean
- Norwegian (both Bokmal and Nynorsk)
- Polish
- Portuguese (Portugal)
- Portuguese (Brazil)
- Russian
- Spanish
- Swedish
- Turkish
- Ukrainian
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iPhone Screenshots

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Apple Watch Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 15, 2011 New version 4.5
  • June 13, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • June 11, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • May 10, 2011 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • May 08, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • May 02, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • April 29, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • April 08, 2011 New version 4.0.2
  • March 25, 2011 New version 4.0.1
  • March 03, 2011 Price increase: $2.99 -> $4.99
  • March 03, 2011 New version 4.0
  • February 24, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • February 20, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • February 18, 2011 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99
  • February 14, 2011 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • January 21, 2011 New version 3.6
  • December 29, 2010 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • December 23, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • December 21, 2010 New version 3.5
  • November 28, 2010 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • November 25, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • November 18, 2010 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • November 14, 2010 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $1.99
  • November 11, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $3.99
  • November 10, 2010 Price increase: $3.99 -> $9.99
  • November 09, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $3.99
  • November 07, 2010 Price increase: $3.99 -> $9.99
  • November 04, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $3.99
  • November 03, 2010 Price increase: $3.99 -> $9.99
  • November 02, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $3.99
  • October 30, 2010 Price increase: $5.99 -> $9.99
  • October 29, 2010 Price increase: $5.99 -> $9.99
  • October 28, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $5.99
  • October 27, 2010 New version 3.0.1
  • September 27, 2010 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • September 27, 2010 New version 3.0
  • September 24, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • August 22, 2010 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • August 15, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • June 11, 2010 New version 2.0
  • May 28, 2010 New version 1.4
  • April 25, 2010 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • April 19, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99
  • April 15, 2010 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • April 14, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • April 11, 2010 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • April 10, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99
  • April 10, 2010 New version 1.1
  • March 20, 2010 Price increase: $8.99 -> $9.99
  • March 16, 2010 Price increase: $7.99 -> $8.99
  • March 13, 2010 Price increase: $6.99 -> $7.99
  • March 10, 2010 Price increase: $5.99 -> $6.99
  • March 07, 2010 Price increase: $4.99 -> $5.99
  • March 04, 2010 Price increase: $3.99 -> $4.99
  • March 01, 2010 Price increase: $2.99 -> $3.99
  • February 26, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $2.99
  • February 22, 2010 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • February 17, 2010 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • July 07, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • July 10, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • July 23, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • July 27, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • September 10, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
  • November 01, 2011 Price increase: $4.99 -> $6.99
  • November 15, 2011 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $1.99
  • November 16, 2011 New version 4.6
  • November 19, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • November 25, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • November 29, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • December 07, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • December 13, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • December 14, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • December 16, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • December 21, 2011 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • December 31, 2011 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • January 14, 2012 New version 4.7
  • February 23, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • February 25, 2012 New version 4.8
  • February 28, 2012 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • March 08, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • March 13, 2012 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • June 15, 2012 New version 4.99
  • August 11, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • August 15, 2012 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • November 14, 2012 New version 5.0
  • November 20, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • November 29, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • December 20, 2012 New version 5.2
  • December 22, 2012 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • December 29, 2012 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • February 23, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • February 26, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • March 08, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • March 12, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • June 28, 2013 New version 6.0
  • July 03, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • July 05, 2013 New version 6.1
  • July 05, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • July 13, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • July 17, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • July 26, 2013 New version 6.2
  • August 20, 2013 New version 6.5
  • August 29, 2013 New version 6.5.1
  • November 15, 2013 New version 6.7
  • November 23, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • November 27, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • November 30, 2013 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • December 04, 2013 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • December 06, 2013 New version 6.8
  • December 20, 2013 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • December 21, 2013 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $4.99
  • January 30, 2014 New version 6.8.1
  • March 04, 2014 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • March 12, 2014 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • April 02, 2014 New version 6.9
  • April 15, 2014 New version 6.9.2
  • May 15, 2014 New version 7.0
  • June 03, 2014 Price increase: $4.99 -> $5.99
  • July 08, 2014 New version 7.1
  • September 09, 2014 Price decrease: $5.99 -> $1.99
  • September 11, 2014 Price increase: $1.99 -> $5.99
  • September 19, 2014 New version 8.0
  • September 27, 2014 New version 8.1
  • October 23, 2014 New version 8.1.1
  • November 03, 2014 Price decrease: $5.99 -> $3.99
  • November 12, 2014 Price increase: $3.99 -> $5.99
  • December 01, 2014 Price decrease: $5.99 -> $1.99
  • December 03, 2014 Price increase: $1.99 -> $5.99
  • December 13, 2014 New version 8.2
  • December 29, 2014 Price decrease: $5.99 -> $1.99
  • January 04, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $5.99
  • January 06, 2015 New version 8.3
  • January 27, 2015 Price increase: $5.99 -> $9.99
  • February 03, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $6.99
  • February 13, 2015 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $1.99
  • February 17, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $6.99
  • February 26, 2015 Price decrease: $6.99 -> $0.99
  • March 01, 2015 New version 8.4
  • March 01, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • March 01, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • March 01, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • March 07, 2015 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • March 08, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $0.99
  • March 10, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • April 27, 2015 New version 8.4.2
  • April 27, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
  • April 28, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • May 21, 2015 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • May 22, 2015 New version 8.5
  • May 22, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • May 26, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $5.99
  • May 28, 2015 Price decrease: $5.99 -> $0.99
  • May 31, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $4.99
  • June 16, 2015 Price decrease: $4.99 -> $0.99
  • June 21, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $9.99
  • June 23, 2015 New version 8.7
  • July 17, 2015 New version 8.8
  • July 28, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • August 02, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • August 08, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • August 14, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $4.99
  • August 28, 2015 Price increase: $4.99 -> $9.99
  • September 01, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • September 06, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • September 09, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • September 19, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • September 22, 2015 New version 8.9
  • September 29, 2015 New version 8.10
  • October 06, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • October 12, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • October 20, 2015 New version 8.11
  • November 10, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • November 18, 2015 New version 8.12
  • November 21, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • November 28, 2015 Price decrease: $9.99 -> $1.99
  • December 01, 2015 Price increase: $1.99 -> $9.99
  • January 06, 2016 New version 8.13
  • February 14, 2016 Price increase: $9.99 -> $39.99
  • February 19, 2016 Price decrease: $39.99 -> $3.99
  • February 21, 2016 Price increase: $3.99 -> $39.99
  • March 14, 2016 Price decrease: $39.99 -> $3.99
  • March 19, 2016 Price increase: $3.99 -> $39.99
  • June 23, 2016 New version 8.13.1
  • June 30, 2016 Price decrease: $39.99 -> $9.99
  • July 02, 2016 Price increase: $9.99 -> $39.99
  • July 06, 2016 New version 8.20
  • July 16, 2016 New version 8.20.6
  • July 28, 2016 Price decrease: $39.99 -> $3.99
  • July 31, 2016 Price increase: $3.99 -> $39.99
  • August 20, 2016 New version 8.21
  • November 05, 2016 New version 8.30.1
  • November 14, 2016 New version 8.31
  • November 25, 2016 Price decrease: $39.99 -> $3.99
  • November 29, 2016 Price increase: $3.99 -> $39.99

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