5 iOS ARKit Apps That Will Show You The Power Of Augm | MobileAppDaily
Augmented Reality

5 iOS ARKit Apps That Will Show You The Power Of Augmented Reality

Explore the best AR iOS apps on your device

https://dk2dyle8k4h9a.cloudfront.net/5 iOS ARKit Apps That Will Show You The Power Of Augmented Reality

Apple played a bet on the AR apps by making it the major update for iOS 11 and the bet seems to be turning out in Apple’s favor. In case you are still unaware with AR, it's a technology that puts the virtual objects in the real world with the little help of the phone’s camera. Apple users are already going crazy after the launch of iOS11 and social media is exploding with AR featured images and videos.

{IRP}

In WWDC 2017 company unveiled its ARKit to the iOS app developers for building AR apps. And just after the launch of iOS 11 on Tuesday company added a number of AR apps and keep updating the App Store since then.

We bring you some of the best AR apps available in the store that will take you to the world of AR.

1.Sky Guide

Sky Guide

The app leverages the AR most and gives you most soothing view via your phone that you have ever experienced. The app lets you discover the celestial bodies and their current position by pointing your phone's camera to the sky. Use the app while your evening dog walk or camping trips on the mountains. The app works with or without the wifi and cellular data.

2.FItness AR

Fitness AR

If you are concerned about your running or cycling route and want to optimize it Fitness AR is for you. The app lets you explore your workout routes by putting a 3D terrain map on your table, floor or bed with the help of AR. After selecting the route and bringing up the AR camera you can put the selected map in the real world. You can rotate, zoom-in and zoom-out them to compose your workout.

{IRP}

3.Ikea Place

iKEA

The app lets you place Ikea’s products virtually at your place and gives you the precise expression of furniture's size. The app from IKEA contains 3D and true- to- scale models of sofas, armchairs, footstools, coffee tables and much more. Scan the floor via camera, select the desired object from IKEA’s product list, then point the camera towards floor space and finally drag the product to the point you want to place it on the floor.

4. GIPHY World

Giphy

The popular GIFs providing company already available in apps such as iMessage, Facebook Messenger to send GIF. The company took it one step further by adding the AR essence to its GIFs. GIPHY World lets you put your favorite animated GIFs to your surroundings and make a video to share them with friends via the app.

5.Carrot Weather

Carrot Weather

Carrot Weather is a crazy-powerful weather app with a snarky personality. Following the launch of iOS 11 company added a weather bot to its app via ARKit. The bot throws a constant beam of snarks while giving you the weather details.

{IRP}

A Little tip, just don't poke bot’s Oculus sensor!

For the Latest Tech News and Reviews, follow MobileAppDaily on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIN, Instagram and Flipboard

Eric Jones
Written By
Eric Jones

Eric Jones is a senior tech blogger at MobileAppDaily and he is a gadget lover and follows every advancement and tweak in the mobile app industry. He is enthusiastic about the gaming and social media apps and possesses almost 7 years of experience as a tech blog contributor. Eric also doesn't like to share his cheese burst pizza with anyone at all.

Top Companies

01.
InMobi
Singapore
02.
Dot Com Infoway
New York, USA
03.
M&C Saatchi Mobile
New York City, USA
04.
Techmagnate
New Delhi, India
05.
Fetch
London, UK
View full report

Latest Articles

Join our global community 135K Followers
Augmented Reality

Apple And Google Are Using The Augmented Reality To Transform The Way You Use Your Smartphones

Eric Jones 4 min read  

Apple launched its ARkit for the app developers in this year’s WWDC couple of months back. The launch opens a debate among the tech geeks asking why Apple is focusing more on Augmented reality(AR) instead of VIrtual Reality (VR) and what its plans are?. Now, the answer is given by its nemesis

Augmented Reality

Amazon

Eric Jones 4 min read  

Amazon has been saying it for quite some time and now the giant has announced its advent officially into the world of Virtual Reality in a celebrated Re:Invent AWS event. It is not only VR that AWS (Amazon web service) is rolling out its services for. The web service giant is looking forward to work

Augmented Reality

Augmented Reality For Real Estate Apps Will Redefine The Home Buying Experience

Ariana Johnson 4 min read  

Apple may have changed the face of iOS apps with its AR technology in iOS11 but things will get more advanced in the future. The new AR iOS apps have already enabled the users to overlay the virtual objects onto their real surroundings. But, then some of the software firms soon coming with Real Esta

Augmented Reality

Pokemon GO Revenue, Statistics And All Figures Revealed

Akash Singh Chauhan 4 min read  

The mobile app industry has experienced drastic evolution in the last 5 years with the introduction of new technology. Where we used to believe that the mobile app industry has reached a stagnation point and everything will stay the same for a while, the new apps proved us wrong. Pokemon GO is among