About Xamarin Wrapper for Scanner SDK (Android and iOS)


Zebra Scanner SDK for Xamarin enables a developer to build native applications to connect and control Zebra Barcode scanners over a Bluetooth connection (no cradle involved) on iOS and Android devices from a single, shared C# codebase.


  • Discover, connect and disconnect scanners.
  • Barcode reading.

Supported Devices

  • CS6080
  • DS2278-HC
  • DS2278-SR
  • DS3608-DP DS3678-DP Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3608-ER DS3678-ER Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3608-HD DS3678-HD Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3608-HP DS3678-HP Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3608-SR DS3678-SR Ultra Rugged Scanners
  • DS3678-DPA
  • DS3678-DPX
  • DS457 Series
  • DS4800 Series
  • DS6878-DL
  • DS6878-SR Cordless Bluetooth 2D Imager
  • DS8178-HC
  • DS8178-SR
  • LI2208
  • LI3608-ER
  • LI3608-SR
  • LI3678-ER
  • LI3678-SR
  • LI4278
  • RFD8500 RFID Reader
  • Symbol CS4070 Companion Scanner
  • Symbol CS4070-HC Companion Scanner
  • Symbol DS4308
  • Symbol DS4308-HC
  • Symbol DS4308P
  • Symbol DS9808 Hybrid Presentation Imager
  • Symbol LS2208 General Purpose Bar Code Scanner

Supported Operating System

Xamarin Wrapper for Scanner SDK support the following Android and iOS operating systems.

Android 10.X, 11.X and 12.x

iOS 13.X, 14.X and 15.x

Version History

Version 1.0.15 - 04/2022

  1. Added support for Android API level 30.
  2. Added support for Barcode Scanner SDK for iOS v1.4.32 and Barcode Scanner SDK for Android v2.6.8.0.
  3. Bug fix - Resolved issue of firmware update via Xamarin wrapper in async.
  4. RFD40 (Standard, Premium, Premium+) support added (Bluetooth only).

Version 1.0.13 - 10/2020

  1. Added support for Barcode Scanner SDK for iOS v1.4.23 and Barcode Scanner SDK for Android v2.5.16.0.
  2. Added support for Bluetooth Classic STC paring on Android SDK.

Version 1.0.10 - 10/2020

  1. Bug fix - scanners get disconnected when the “Discover Bluetooth Scanners” reenabled.

Version 1.0.9 - 08/2020

  1. Added CS6080 and RS5100 support to the Android and iOS SDKs.

Version 1.0.4 - 01/2020

  1. Bioptic scale support added to Barcode Scanner SDK for Xamarin but only for the Android OS. The iOS operating system does not support the Bioptic scale.

Version 1.0.1 - 10/2019

  1. Initial release of Xamarin wrapper for Barcode Scanner SDK supporting both iOS and Android operating systems.
    • iOS v13 support.
    • Android v10 support.

Version 1.0.0 - 08/2019

  1. Initial release.