When we talk about AR app ideas, the possibilities of AR are nearly endless. Augment Reality offers solution blended with social media and ending with ecommerce. AR entered almost every sphere of our life beginning, thereby enhancing the user experiencing.
Augmented Reality have completely changed the way we interact with the world around us. Incorporating AR into the mobile apps are doing wonders in this world of mobile technology. Adopting this technology in mobile apps generally generates more revenue when compared to general apps. It provides rich information and reality around us.
Augmented reality is technology that upgrades our real world adding layer of digital information to it. Unlike virtual reality, AR doesn’t create artificial surroundings around a user to replace real world with a virtual one. It uses direct view of existing environment and fuses it with sound, video, graphics or GPS data.
Augmented reality in smartphones provides huge benefit and opportunities for various sectors like education, commerce, travel and many more. Mobile app involving AR have huge applications in the following industry.
Education: AR in educational apps have made teaching and studying interesting and improved interaction and creativity for both teachers and students. Practical subjects like physics, chemistry and biology are made convenient to learn using videos and animations.
Games: Augmented Reality became popular in the gaming industry because of games like Pokemon Go. Imagine yourself shooting a zombie in the middle of the library or running through the streets of your city for virtual treasures.
Healthcare: Healthcare sector have huge applications of Augmented Reality. It can help in the diagnosis of a disease and during the operation of a patient since it provides extra information which will be very beneficial for the doctors.
Marketing: AR benefits the marketing industry to promote their products better. It will attract the users to buy the product by giving a 3D view of the products which will give the 360 view of the product. This technology helps the sales representatives to present their products in a highly realistic manner.
Travel and tourism: Travel apps with augmented reality can show tourist directions and routes the traveler to the desirable destinations, translate the signs on the boards, and give detailed information about sightseeing at a particular location. It can replace guidebooks, giving all the tourism information about each and every geo-location.
Automobiles: The German automobile manufacturer, Audi showcased its car Audi Quattro coaster to the world through AR commercial. You can ride the car by creating your own track in your living room - Audi AR app.
More to different industry it got popular when Niantic released Pokemon Go in 2016 it opened up a new world where reality collided with virtual. No wonder tech giants like Tim cook saw opportunity in this technology - " I'm excited about Augmented Reality because unlike Virtual Reality, which closes the world out, AR allows individuals to be present in the world but hopefully allows an improvement on what's happening presently."