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SWAN Passport Barcode Scanner

SWAN Passport Barcode Scanner
            - Elevating Efficiency in Passport and Barcode Scanning

Discover the efficiency of the SWAN Passport Barcode Scanner from CANMAX. Designed to handle both MRZ codes from passports and product barcodes, our scanner streamlines your operations by offering seamless scanning capabilities.

MRZ code & QR code

Empowering Efficient Operations with CANMAX's Expertise

28 Years of Excellence in Barcode Scanning. From research and development to manufacturing, sales, and seamless service integration, CANMAX stands at the forefront of barcode scanning technology. As an all-in-one enterprise, we proudly offer the most competitive prices while maintaining an unwavering commitment to exceptional quality. Our dedication is complemented by expert technical support, ensuring an enhanced customer experience.

Ensuring Precise Quality Control and Manufacturing Excellence

Our commitment to delivering top-notch barcode solutions extends to every stage of our production process. We prioritize meticulous quality control measures and follow rigorous manufacturing protocols to ensure that every product meets the highest standards. Our focus on precision and manufacturing excellence underscores our dedication to providing you with reliable and high-performance barcode solutions.

Passport Barcode Scanner Q & A

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Q1 : What is a passport barcode scanner?

Ans : A passport barcode scanner is a device that reads and decodes machine-readable travel documents (MRTDs) such as passports, visas, and identity cards. It efficiently captures and records traveler information, saving time and reducing errors compared to manual input. And it also can read 1D and 2D barcodes. 

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Q2 : What are the applications of a passport barcode scanner?

Ans A passport barcode scanner has various applications, including:

• Duty-free or tax refund sales checkout • Airline boarding • Hotel check-in • Age verification • Banking operations

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Q3 : What types of barcodes can a passport barcode scanner read?

Ans A passport barcode scanner can read both one-dimensional (1D) and two-dimensional (2D) barcodes, including QR codes, PDF417, Data Matrix, Aztec, MaxiCode, and more. It can also read the MRZ code on passports.

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Q4 : How is a passport barcode scanner configured and used?

Ans Configuration and usage methods for a passport barcode scanner may vary based on the manufacturer and model. Generally, there are several ways to configure and use it:

Follow the scanning instructions or settings provided in the user manual. • Use the software or applications provided by the manufacturer to manage multiple scanners. • Control scanner parameters and functions using command mode.

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Q5 : Does a passport barcode scanner support Chinese and Japanese output?

Ans Some passport barcode scanners support encoding methods such as Big5, UTF-8, and non-UTF-8. If a QR code contains Chinese or Japanese characters, these scanners can correctly read and output the information. SWAN Passport Barcode Scaner is just such model to support this function. 

Unlock Possibilities with Our Passport Barcode Scanner, Meeting the Needs of Your Original Operating Software

In the realm of barcode scanning technology, adaptability is key. Introducing our Passport Barcode Scanner, a versatile solution designed to align seamlessly with your existing point-of-sale (POS) software without the need for costly software modifications.

Our scanner boasts an array of robust configuration options that empower you to tailor its functionality to match the intricate demands of your original operating software. This dynamic feature set ensures that your scanner can effortlessly integrate with your POS software, allowing you to harness its full potential without the headache of software upheaval.

We recognize the significant investments made in acquiring and establishing data banks within traditional POS systems. Changing or replacing POS software can be a costly endeavor, not to mention the challenges associated with transferring and adapting existing data. Our Passport Barcode Scanner eliminates this concern by adapting to your software environment rather than requiring you to overhaul it.

Leverage the power of our feature-rich scanner to meet the intricate requirements of your POS software. Seamlessly bridge the hardware-software gap and embrace efficiency without compromising on established data or incurring exorbitant software expenses. Our Passport Barcode Scanner is not just a device; it's your solution for uninterrupted operational excellence.

After Service 

At CANMAX, we believe in delivering exceptional value even after the sale. Our dedicated team of experts is here to provide you with personalized after-sales consultation, ensuring that you maximize the benefits of your investment. Whether you have questions, need troubleshooting assistance, or seek advice on product optimization, we're here to support you every step of the way. Experience peace of mind knowing that our commitment to your success goes beyond the transaction."



Warranty covers non-human-induced damages for 12 months from the date of shipment, providing you with free repair services



If it is D.O.A. (died on arrival) and occurs within 30 days after shipment, replacement without any reason.


After-Sales Consultation

If you encounter any issues after purchase, we are here to offer you professional advisory services.

Real Buyer Showcase

These are the conditions of our SWAN Passport Barcode Scanner in duty-free shops. They have saved a significant amount of time for the store owners by eliminating the need to manually transcribe traveler passport information. These scanners assist store personnel in instantly accessing accurate traveler data within a second. This considerable time savings greatly expedites the checkout process, effectively managing the queue of customers waiting to make their purchases.

Customized Software for our SWAN Passport Barcode Scanner in various applications

The following examples are various applications that our customers have created using our SWAN passport barcode scanner. Our scanner is a versatile and reliable device that can scan passports, ID cards, visas, and other travel documents with high accuracy and speed. It can also integrate with different software platforms and systems to provide customized solutions for various needs and scenarios.

These are just some of the examples of how our SWAN passport barcode scanner can be used to create various applications for different purposes and industries. If you are interested in learning more about our scanner or want to order one for yourself, please visit our website or contact us for more information. Thank you for choosing SWAN!

Discover the features of our SWAN passport barcode scanner

 Adjustable scan head

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The SWAN passport barcode scanner features an adjustable scan head that allows users to tilt the scanner up to 35°, making it ideal for targeted scanning of larger products.

Scan with SWAN passport barcode scanner

Our SWAN passport barcode scanner is a fixed type device with a small yet stable base. So it's easy to integrate into space-constrained work place. 


It is also an ideal POS barcode scanner for tax-free or tax-refund shops, allowing for quick and easy scanning of 1D product barcodes and QR codes from smartphones for payment. In addition, it can scan the MRZ code from passports to retrieve buyer data, saving valuable time that would otherwise be spent on manually recording buyer information.

 How to configure our SWAN passport  barcode scanner

the configuring way of CANMAX bluetooth barcode scanner

 Configuring our SWAN passport barcode scanner is easy with CANMAX. Choose from three methods: user manual, CANMAX software for multiple devices, or command for greater control.                                       

Supports Chinese/Japanease output

​支援中文/ 日文輸出


The SWAN passport barcode scanner supports Big5, UTF-8, and non-UTF-8 codes. If a QR code includes Chinese and Japanese characters, our SWAN can read and output them without any issues. There is no need to install any additional software to handle these characters. 



Size | Weight
69.8 (L) x 46.2(W) x 27.9(H) mm | 215g
Ambient light
0  to 100,000 lux ( total darkness to bright sunlight )
844 x 640 pixels global shutter
Scan rate 
60 frames per second
Supported Barcodes
1D : Codabar, Code 11, Code 128, Code 2 of 5, Code 39, Code 93 and 93i, EAN/JAN-13, EAN/JAN8, IATA code 2 of 5, Interleaved 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5, MSI, GS1 Databar, UPC-A, UPC E, UPC-A/EAN-13 with Extended coupon Code, Coupon GS1 Code 32 ( PARAF ), EAN-UCC Emulation

2D Stacked : Codablock A, Codablock F, PDF417, MicroPDF417, 2D Matrix : Aztec Code, Data Matrix, MaxiCode, QR Code, Chinese Sensible ( Han Xin ) Code

Postal Codes : Australian Post, British Post, Canadian Post, China Post, Japanese Post, Korea Post, Netherlands Post, Planet Code, Postnet, Dot code,MRZ code, OCR-A, OCR-B

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 1. How to configure the SWAN passport barcode scanner? 
- CANMAX SWAN passport barcode  scanners come with a user manual for users, software for CANMAX distributors or to combine multiple scanners.  CANMAX also provides commands to enable a programmer to control the scanners from a user's terminal.    

2. Can your SWAN passport barcode scanner read GS1 barcode for healthcare application ?
- Yes, all of our SWAN passport barcode scanner follow the standard of GS1 which you can reference on the GS1  website : 
3. Are the SWAN passport barcode scanner compatible with the Zebra DS457 fixed mount scanner's  connection with Windows OS?

-Yes, our SWAN passport barcode scanner is compatible with the Windows built-in  driver, making it a suitable replacement for the Zebra ds457 fixed mount scanners.  But our SWAN passport barcode scanner default is with OCR scanning function.  If you just want a fixed mount scanner to read 1D & 2D barcode, you can consider the SWAN without the passport reading function for lower cost consideration.  Please fill following request form to contact us for your needs. 

4. Can your SWAN passport barcode scanner connect to iPhone and iPad? 
- Our way to connect with iPhone and iPad is via bluetooth technologies by HID interface without any additional driver needs.  The default specification of our passport barcode scanner is without bluetooth.   If you want to connect to iPhone and iPad, please contact us for the SWAN with bluetooth connection.   

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Upgrade to our SWAN passport Barcode Scanner today and enjoy the convenience and cost-saving benefits of a scanner that offers three different modes of operation in one device.

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