Features

ANPR Works in Real Life

  • Blurry images
  • Low-res images
  • Dark images
  • Multiple vehicles
  • Vehicles driving fast
  • Vehicles at an angle
  • Vehicles far away
  • Plates with 2 rows
  • Plates with icons
  • Motorcycles, buses, trucks
  • Different color plates
  • Stacked characters
  • Unique, colored fonts
  • Mixed fonts

Input Parameters

  1. Image.  Send an image in a variety of formats.

  2. Region. Specify the region(s) or leave it blank to use our global ANPR engine.

  3. Camera. Specify the camera associated with the image.

  4. Timestamp. Optional.

Output Parameters

  1. Decoded Plate.  See license plate(s) decoded by engine.

  2. Bounding Box. Get x, y coordinates of box around each license plate.

  3. Score. See engine’s confidence level in correctly reading plate characters.

  4. Dscore. Understand engine’s confidence level that a plate is found.

  5. Additional Candidates.  See additional decoded plate possibilities with score.

  6. Region of Plate. Get the region code of decoded vehicle.

  7. Vehicle Type. Know if vehicle is ambulance, bus, car, limousine, motorcycle, taxi, truck, van, or unknown.

  8. Vehicle Make/Model.  Coming soon!

  9. Vehicle Color. Coming soon!

Ways to Feed the ANPR Engine

Image

STATIC IMAGES

Feed a variety of image formats, including JPG, JPEG, PNG, BMP, JFIF, TIFF and more.

AUTOMATIC IMAGE TRANSFER

Use our script to automatically upload images into our ANRP engine.

TRANSFER IMAGE FROM BUFFER

Use an in-memory variable without having to write the image to disk when calling our engine.

Video

LIVE VIDEO FROM VMS

Use a Video Management Software that’s pre-integrated with Plate Rec, such as Blue Iris.

VIDEO STREAM INTEGRATION

Use the screen capture feature in Blue Iris and then play the video in full screen on the display.

FRAMES FROM VIDEO FILE

Read each frame from a video file and feed that into our ANPR engine.

API Cloud

  • Requires Internet connection.
  • Supports images up to 3 MB.
  • Limit of 6 images per second.
  • Runs on Linode Cloud servers in New Jersey, USA.

On-Premise SDK

  • No Internet required, except during set-up.
  • No image file size limitation.
  • No limit on # lookups per second.
  • Runs on Windows, Linux, Mac, Pi, LattePanda and more.
  • Operates on a Docker container with REST API.
  • See details and system requirements for SDK.

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Online Dashboard

  • Get full list of all vehicles decoded.
  • Search for a specific license plate.
  • Filter results based on camera, start time, end time, or confidence level.
  • Star or delete entry to more easily manage dashboard.
  • Data stored for 7 days.
  • More features coming soon!

Online Dashboard available only for API Cloud customers. 

Webhooks

  • Easily create webhooks for API Cloud or SDK to “auto-forward” ANPR output.
  • Construct one or multiple webhooks per API Cloud account or SDK license.
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License Management

  • Easily see all products purchased.
  • Describe each SDK license to keep track of them.
  • See lookup usage for each license.
  • Move license to another device.
  • Activate or disable a license key.

Countries Supported

Americas

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Brazil
  • Canada
  • Chile
  • Columbia
  • Ecuador
  • French Guiana
  • Guyana
  • Mexico
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Suriname
  • USA*
  • Uraguay
  • Venezuela

West Europe

  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Iceland
  • Ireland
  • Liechtenstein
  • Luxembourg
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Portugal
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • UK

South Europe

  • Albania
  • Bosnia, Herz
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Holy See
  • Italy
  • Malta
  • Montenegro
  • N Macedonia
  • San Marino
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Turkey

East Europe

  • Armenia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Belarus
  • Bulgaria
  • Czechia
  • Estonia
  • Georgia
  • Hungary
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Moldova
  • Poland
  • Romania
  • Russian
  • Ukraine

Asia, Australia

  • Australia*
  • Brunei
  • Hong Kong
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Israel
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kuwait
  • Lebanon
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Nepal
  • Philippines
  • Qatar
  • Singapore
  • Taiwan
  • UAE
  • Vietnam

C America, Africa

  • Angola
  • Belize
  • Costa Rica
  • El Salvador
  • Guatamala
  • Honduras
  • Kenya
  • Nicaragua
  • Nigeria
  • Panama
  • South Africa
  • Tanzania
  • Zambia
* Sub-regions available for USA and Australia.  See all region codes.
Don’t see your country on the list?  Contact Us.  We can still help.

Languages Supported

See Sample Code

Supported Devices for SDK

  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Macbook
  • Raspberry Pi 3 & 4
  • Orange Pi
  • LattePanda
  • Nvidia Jetson Nano & TX1 

SDK Software is executed on a Docker Container.

See HW Requirements

Inference Speeds for SDK

* Initial estimates; need to refine.

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