Single tube 2D & 1D barcode camera reader

Image capture using camera technology

The AlteRead 2D barcode camera readers all include a 5-year warranty. Capture and decode 2D barcodes on tubes instantly.

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Fast decoding

Decode a single tube 2D or 1D barcode instantly.

Tube compatibility

All 2D and 1D barcoded tubes from any manufacturer.


Easy to use and display results in any application.

Plug & Play

Quickly set-up on Windows or MAC computers with no software to install.

Small and portable

Powered by a single USB cable.

AlteRead Set-up Pack

Start storing & tracking samples easily with all the kit in one cost saving package. Readers, 2D Tubes, Tube picker and Laptop.