Augmented Reality is technology that expands our physical world, adding layers of digital information onto it, including sounds, images and text.
Augmented Reality is a view of the physical world in real time, AR adds layers of super imposed computer generated images, changing the perception of reality.
There is also something called Virtual Reality, but this is a computer generated environment, whereas Augmented Reality uses the environment you can physical see in real time.
In todays world apps are created with AR, they normally connect digital animation to a specific marker.
Today there are 4 types of Augmented Reality
- Marker-Based Augmented Reality.
- Marker-less Augmented Reality.
- Projection Augmented Reality.
- Superimposition Based Augmented Reality.
Below is an example of how IKEA uses augmented reality for there business.
Augmented Reality has bought tremendous changes in the current market. With all-new dimensions, mobile application development companies are acting as a bridge to reduce the gap between imagination and reality.