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RedLaser vs ShopSavvy. The Battle of iPhone Barcode Scanners

November 17th, 2009 · 1 Comment

I have tested both apps and so far I prefer the performance and ease of use of RedLaser. While ShopSavvy does more than RedLaser, it shows that it is a port of an Android app and it does not feel like a real native iPhone app. For example, RedLaser product detail page fetches the very well done iPhone-optimized version of, while the same page on ShopSavvy opens the desktop version of, which is practically impossible to navigate.

Tags: android · iPhone

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  • 1 Benoit // Nov 25, 2009 at 1:56 pm

    If you’d like the performance AND a free app, give pic2shop a try (live barcode scanning, price comparison).

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