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Layar Alternatives

Layar is described as 'The Layar Augmented-Reality Browser displays real time digital information on top of reality in the camera screen of the mobile phone' and is an app in the travel & location category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Layar for a variety of platforms, including iPhone, Android, iPad, Android Tablet and Windows Phone. The best alternative is Wikitude. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try mixare or World Around Me. Other great apps like Layar are Vuforia, Zappar, Bingle Goggles and Heads Up Navigator.

Layar alternatives are mainly GPS Navigation Services but may also be Game Development Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Layar.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Android
  • iPhone

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  1. Wikitude icon

    Wikitude

    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Symbian S60
    • Blackberry
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad

    Augmented Reality Mobile App - Wikitude World Browser is a fun, innovative and informative Augmented Reality ( AR ) platform allowing you to discover what’s around you in a completely new way. By using the camera, simply hold up your smartphone and explore your surroundings.

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    Doesn't allow you to edit your stuff into your phone to see above the object your phone is capturing

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    mixare

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • iPhone

    mixare Augmented Reality Engine is a free open source augmented reality browser, which is published under the GPLv3. At the moment mixare is available for the Android platform.

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  3. World Around Me icon

    World Around Me

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet

    World Around Me - WAM - is the perfect tool for travelers, tourists or locals who want to know everything about what’s around them.

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    Home screen with a list of over 30 categories
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    Vuforia

    • Windows
    • Linux

    A more powerful way to engage, leading global brands use the Vuforia mobile vision platform to deliver unique, entertaining and interactive mobile experiences that transform the way users see and use brand apps.

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    Zappar

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Zappar is an augmented reality app that creates entertainment experiences. Download the Zappar app and get zapping!

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  6. Bingle Goggles icon

    Bingle Goggles

    • Windows Phone

    Bingle goggles combines the power of Bing, Google, Yahoo & Facebook services into one app!

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  7. Heads Up Navigator icon

    Heads Up Navigator

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • iPhone

    Augmented reality application for the iPhone. Using the compass & GPS of the iPhone 3GS, Heads Up Navigator tracks your location and overlays placemarks onto your screen, as well as their distance away from you.

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    MyWebAR.com

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    MyWebAR is the easiest way to build cross-platform augmented reality instantly available in a browser. Whether you are a professional developer or have no prior experience, we have the set of tools that will allow you to get started in the matter of minutes.

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    HERE City Lens

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows Phone

    Nokia City Lens is now HERE City Lens giving you an entirely new way to reveal what’s around you. Simply hold up your phone as though taking a photo, and HERE City Lens overlays the best shops, restaurants and points of interest right on your display.

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    Fireworks AR

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • madewitharkit

    Fireworks AR Playground is an interactive augmented reality app, which lets you burst a variety of crackers and share the experience with your friends and family.

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