Do you know the Future of Augmented Reality Apps?

Do you know the Future of Augmented Reality Apps?

In today’s technical discussions, augmented reality (AR) has been considered as a hot and trending topic. So, what exactly is it? Why people are concerned about it? Why technological experts want discussions and debates on it? Well, many of us have not heard about augmented reality yet. Thus, before discussing it, we should know basic things about it. In this piece of writing, we shall discuss some basic facts about Augmented Reality (AR). We shall also know its application areas, like building mobile or Smartphone apps. We shall also learn the future of augmented reality, and benefits of building augmented reality apps.

Definition of Augmented Reality

To discuss basics of a concept, we need to learn the definition of the concept first. For the convenience of readers, we shall not go too technical with the definition rather we shall represent it in simple terms so that the concept can be understood easily. In simple terms, augmented reality has been defined as the blends of virtual environment and with user’s environment. This simple concept has proved to be groundbreaking in the domain of mobile application development. It can showcase computer generated inputs or figures in the real life environment. As a result, augmented reality apps become more realistic as well as interactive.

Some Examples of Augmented Reality Concept

AR Business Card

During any business meetings or conferences, sharing business card is a common norm. Conventional business card typically contains name of the person, designation, contact numbers, email address and some more details. Augmented reality business cards can contain all these data in a better manner. It is a unique way of sharing business cards, and at the same time, it comes with a QR code that can be scanned via Smartphone devices. It is more interactive and cost-saving. It reduces paper consumption or wastage, and that is an environment friendly thing.

Virtual AR Apps

Uses of augmentation reality concept for creating virtual reality applications can widely be noted these days. A lot of gaming as well as business apps are developed with this concept, allowing users to enjoy more interactive features and user-friendliness. Augmented reality apps are not just more interesting, but effectual at the same time. They give more reality feel to the users, enhancing user experience at the optimal level. This is why more and more uses of augmented reality apps can be noted these days for various purposes.

Future of Augmented Reality Apps

With the increasing demands for augmented reality apps, it can be said that uses of this type of application will be extensive in future days. In fact, present applications will be replaced by augmented reality concept, as the latter gives more realistic approach, feel and user—experience. The gaming and multimedia industry have mostly benefitted with this concept. The latest game Pokémon Go, which has created massive social buzz, is based on the augmented reality concept. So, it can be anticipated that demand of application development using this concept will get higher with the advent of time.


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My name is Stuti Dhruv & I am senior consultant at Aalpha, primarily working on pre sales, consulting with clients on latest technology trends.