How AR Acceleration has Overtaken VR: Gaming vs. Everyday Application

#AR has become the new buzzword within technology circles, but those who have been following the new mediums expected this day to come. [Read More]

Summary… * Machine-Made


While mobile #AR will dominate the medium for the foreseeable future, it remains a technology best suited to smartglasses application.
Digi-Capital’s #AR/#VR revenue forecasting has taken has changed significantly in the wake of widespread mobile #AR, as can be seen in the chart above.
Where mobile #AR is almost certain to dominate the install base, it doesn’t necessarily mean that it will push back against premium #VR content for revenue share.
eCommerce is likely to be the sector which benefits from mobile #AR in the short term, albeit indirectly.
Digi-Capital’s completely revised Q4 2017 Augmented/Virtual Reality Report for mobile #AR, smartglasses, premium #VR and mobile #VR market segmentation, makes a lot of assumptions about a market which is far from being proven, but then that is the company’s raison d’etre.

Opinion… * Man-Made


#AR and #VR have become a two-track market, with mobile #AR soon to have over twice the installed base. #Trend

Source: Vrfocus