ShopSavvy: barcode scanner for the thrifty


Top 20Developer’s description: ShopSavvy turns any Google Android or Apple iPhone into a barcode scanner, allowing the user to find the best deals from local and online retailers. With  more than 4 million users, 1 million scans per day, 20,000 retailers and 20,000,000 products, ShopSavvy is the market leader.

Pros: Free app can save you money; easy-to-navigate interface; you can create wish lists and price alerts.

Cons: ShopSavvy’s product database is still being filled out; some users report difficulty reading bar codes in low light.

Cost: Free

Category: Lifestyle

Author: Big in Japan Inc.

Platform: Android, iPhone