Walmart adds an AR scanner to its iOS app for product comparisons

#Walmart is giving augmented reality a shot. The retailer today announced the launch of a new #AR scanning tool in its iPhone application which will help customers with product comparisons. However, unlike a typical barcode scanner meant only to compare prices on one item at a time, #Walmart’s #AR scanner can be panned about across […] [Read More]

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The retailer today announced the launch of a new #AR scanning tool in its iPhone application which will help customers with product comparisons.
However, unlike a typical barcode scanner meant only to compare prices on one item at a time, #Walmart’s #AR scanner can be panned about across store shelves, offering details on pricing and customer ratings beneath the products it sees.
#Walmart store shoppers love using our mobile app barcode scanner as a price checker.
#Walmart’s #AR scanner goes after a more practical use.
The #AR Scanner is in the latest version of the #Walmart iOS app (18.20 and higher), and works on iPhones that run at least iOS 11.3.

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#Walmart is giving Augmented Reality a practical implementation; an #AR scanning tool which will help customers with product comparisons. #Trend

Source: Techcrunch