Visual AI for Collectibles

Automate the categorization, attribute detection & enhancement
of photos on your website for collectors.
Visual AI for collectibles by Ximilar: object detection, attribute recognition and visual search of collectible trading card.
Automate the detection & recognition of collectible items in photos.
Automatic attribute detection & tagging on a collectible item with visual AI for collectibles by Ximilar.


AI Solutions for Collector Websites

Automate the recognition & grading of trading cards (TCGs), collector coins, banknotes, comic books, or sports memorabilia images with artificial intelligence.

The core system detects & categorizes individual collectible items in uploaded pictures. It can be further combined with card or comic book identifiers and even customized for different collectibles.

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Recognition, analysis & OCR for trading card games, sports cards and comics.
Ximilar AI recognizes the most popular trading cards, such as Pokémon, Magic The Gathering, Yu-GI-Oh, Flesh and Blood, MetaZoo and other TCGs.


Analyse Trading Card Games in Milliseconds

Analyze your whole TCG collection on a click. Get both general and detailed information about the card, including links to relevant marketplaces, in one API call.

Available right-away for popular TCGs such as Pokémon, Magic The Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Flesh and Blood, One Piece, Lorcana, or MetaZoo, and we add new TCGs continually.

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Ximilar AI analyses the sports cards and provides detailed information about them, including links to marketplaces.


Get Detailed Information About Your Sports Cards

Analyze whole collections of baseball, basketball, football, soccer, hockey, MMA and other sports cards with AI.

Get detailed information on your sports card photo and full card identification (such as the player’s name, card number, company, team, year), including links to marketplaces.

How to identify sports cards with AI?


Comic Books & Manga Identification Powered by AI

Enrich your whole image collection with metadata extracted with AI: the comics’ name, issue number, name, and date, publisher, edition (recognized from barcode), price on the issue and in the marketplace.

Grade the comic books and evaluate their condition with AI. Available now for both vintage and new comic books, as well as manga.

Extracting text from the trading card via OCR and then using GPT prompt to get relevant information.


Extract Texts From Cards & Slab Labels With AI

Our visual AI is ideal for both image analysis and text extraction.

The texts on both collectible cards and their graded slabs can be extracted with OCR and then processed into a structured format of your choosing (typically JSON).

When OCR meets GPT in one API

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Log into Ximilar App, get your API token, and integrate this solution into your website or app.
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Pre-grading solution for websites specializing in collectible cards.
Visual AI for collectibles by Ximilar: automatic surface defects' detection on a collectible baseball card.


Card Grading Powered by Artificial Intelligence

Get accurate grading & transparent grading breakdown based on surface, print lines, edges, corners & centering in accordance with standards such as PSA, BECKETT, or SGC.

Quick, affordable and accessible via API, this system is ideal for bulk pre-grading based on artificial intelligence & machine learning technology. You can provide the card grading service to collectors, app users, or expert graders.

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Enable collectors to search with photos or discover similar pieces on your website.
Visual AI for collectibles by Ximilar: visual and similarity search of collectible stamps.


Find Collectibles With Photos

Ximilar has built several engines for collectibles market, combining detection and recognition with visual search.

Visual search can find the exact items or recommend similar pieces in your collection based only on their appearance, or combined with keywords.

How visual search works?
Visual search of antique tables with computer vision


The More Original, the Better

Our technology is used by UK’s largest antiques website, Selling Antiques.

No matter how unique the pieces in your collection are, you can use AI to:

  • Upload images and get their tags
  • Help your visitors find items matching their image
  • Recommend items based on design & similarity
Visual AI for collectibles by Ximilar: detection and visual search of coins for website Numista.


Numista: Object Detection & Visual Search of Coins

Numista, a numismatic & coin collecting platform listing hundreds of thousands of coins and banknotes, uses Ximilar’s visual artificial intelligence on their images.

When a visitor uploads an image with coins, they are detected one by one. Visual search then uses them as image queries and recommends identical or similar items from the database, together with their metadata.

Read how we built a search engine for Pokémon Trading Card Game:

Case study
Automatically enhance the content uploaded by users to attract collectors and find buyers more easily.
Automatic image upscaling of a collectible comic book


Remove Background & Upscale Photos

Get the most out of every picture with automatic background removal & image upscaling up to 8x by pixel multiplying or generative upscaling AI models.

Image tools can be easily integrated with both ready-to-use and custom services. The system can modify all or only selected low-quality photos.

About Image Tools
Visual AI is an objective and consistent tool for the categorization & pre-grading of collectibles. How it works?
Illustration representing object detection on collectible stamps.

Detect Collectible Items

The ready-to-use service detects individual collectible items in photos. They can be marked & recognized.

Illustration representing object detection on a collectible sports card and automatic tagging by AI.

Recognize Attributes

We customize the service to automate the categorization or grading of collectibles based on their attributes.

Illustration representing object detection on a collectible comic book and visual search of similar items.

Apply Visual Search

Recognition services can be easily combined with a visual search into a custom engine tailored to your data.

Do you want to automate the image processing?

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No-Code Automation Powered by AI

Ximilar has a no-code platform for visual AI based on computer vision & machine learning. We and our customers use it to train & deploy image-processing solutions.

All our services are fully customizable to different types of data and can be easily combined with each other.

The high-demand solutions are deployed as ready-to-use services that can be used immediately.


System Tailored to Your Website

We can discuss your goals, prepare a custom demo, and develop a system tailored to your website or app.

The deployed solutions work on SaaS principle (software as a service). They are available via API & App, with image collections synchronized on a cloud.

Our technology is constantly upgrading. Due to the modular structure, any image-processing task can be upgraded easily.

Let's take a look at the best online sites and tools for card collectors, including technologies for sports card recognition & grading.
Read moreMay 2024
Introducing sports card recognition API for card collector shops, apps, and websites.
Read moreFebruary 2024
An in-depth look into AI card grading by Ximilar individually evaluating centering, edges, corners, and surface according to PSA or Beckett.
Read moreSeptember 2023

Collector and Card Grader API

Here are examples of curl requests for our easy-to-use REST API.