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 (Paid), Zappar (Freemium), Bingle Goggles (Paid) and MyWebAR.com (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Nov 16, 2020

      • Android
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      • Symbian S60
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      • Android Tablet
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      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
      Negative comment almost 5 years ago

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      • 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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      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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      • 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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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Zappar is a clever little app that can see and recognise images and objects in the world around us.
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      • Windows Phone
      Bingle goggles combines the power of Bing, Google, Yahoo & Facebook services into one app!
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
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      • Chrome OS
      • iPad
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      MyWebAR is a cloud-based platform that allows users to easily create augmented reality experiences instantly available in web browsers. No extra apps or programming experience required.
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    1. 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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    2. 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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      • 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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