The most lightweight QR code reader

Fast and simple QR code scanner that uses the zbar library. Minimalistic design allows you to access QR content with a single tap.

N.B QR codes only, not other kinds of barcodes.

QR types that can be decoded by Obsqr:

  • URLs
  • phone numbers
  • SMS
  • geolocations
  • emails
  • contact information
  • applications on Play Store
  • WiFi configuration
  • plain text


Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 3.0 (16) suggested Added on 2016-10-18

    This version requires Android ? or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    • take pictures and videos
      This app can take pictures and record videos using the camera at any time.
    • connect and disconnect from Wi-Fi
      Allows the app to connect to and disconnect from Wi-Fi access points and to make changes to device configuration for Wi-Fi networks.
    • view Wi-Fi connections
      Allows the app to view information about Wi-Fi networking, such as whether Wi-Fi is enabled and name of connected Wi-Fi devices.

    Download APK 0.6 MiB PGP Signature