Augmented Reality


Augmented Reality is new user experience as it is animates direct or indirect view of a physical, real-world environment whose essentials are augmented (or supplemented) by computer-generated sensory involvement such as sound, video, graphics or GPS data.

Invented By: Louis Rosenberg is developer of the first functioning AR system.

Year Invented: Augmented reality systems were established at the U.S. Air Force’s Armstrong Labs in 1992.

Processor, display, sensors and input devices are the imperative components of the hardware. The modern devices of computers such as tablets and mobiles are based on components. Some other devices are included such as accelerometer, GPS, and solid state compass, making them suitable AR platforms.

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