Our service offers great reading accuracy but it won’t work in certain cases. As a rule of thumb if a human has a hard time reading the license plate, our service then may not be able to read it. If a human is able to read the license plate, we will most likely be able to read it too. The main use case for our service is automation.
Yes. Our On-Premise SDK can run on your server or device. The SDK does not need an Internet connection. The SDK is a Docker container with a REST API.
You can see the requirements our SDK page.
You can find the documentation and examples of code on our API documentation page.
The core plate detection and plate decoding are far superior to plain OCR solutions. Further, we have added a number of algorithms in our LPR solution to take into account various real-life situations, such as blurry images, diverse lighting conditions, low resolution, images with vehicles taken from the side, etc.
Our Cloud API has a 3 MB file size limit. There is no file size limit on the SDK.
We have done various tests with different hardware configurations. See details on Inference Speeds.
This error message appears when you attempt to do a lookup too many times per second. A Free Trial API Cloud has a limit of 1 lookup per second. A paid API Cloud plan has a limit of 8 lookups per second.