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Is there an Android app to assemble a price list through OCR?

I want to point the camera at price labels, it should OCR them and add name and price from the label to a list, and add up the total.

I want to compare this to the bill to find any incorrectly priced items.

I found several apps with text and speech input, but typing in everything you buy would be even harder then just summing the amount in my head.

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    Instead of OCR, ever thought about barcode scanning? For the latter there are several apps to Compare Prices (disclosure: link to my site with app listings). – Izzy Nov 23 '16 at 10:40
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    yes, thought. But barcode is just a number - item name and price is not there - the items differ for regions, shops, etc. I don't want name and price from regional database - I want price in this particular shop this particular moment, just to save from being deceived. – Vao Tsun Nov 23 '16 at 10:47
  • The "regional database" might indeed be the show-stopper here – though "regional" usually means at least country-wide in most cases. OK, was just a thought. I'm not aware of any shopping app working with OCR, never stumbled upon one in my researches – but of course I might have missed it. Good luck then! – Izzy Nov 23 '16 at 10:53
  • thanks! Not much hope though – Vao Tsun Nov 23 '16 at 10:54
  • At least if you use a barcode scanner you can get 90% of the item. Sure tapping and entering 1.99 or 11.99 is slower, but not as slow as entering all the info manually. At least until someone makes the app you want. – cybernard Nov 28 '16 at 21:58

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