Google continues to expand its augmented reality platform, ARCore , with each time more applications that have elements based on…
Google continues to expand its augmented reality platform, ARCore , with each time more applications that have elements based on this technology , and new devices supported by the platform.
Now, Google is preparing to carry out the largest expansion of the short life of ARCore, and that is that have discovered in Android Police , version 1.1 of the Android platform application, hides a wide range of new devices Very soon they will receive support for Google technology based on augmented reality.
To date, there are twelve devices compatible with the platform, including the Pixel phones themselves, the Galaxy S7 and S8, as well as the Note8, or the LG V30 models, among others. But Google wants to further support the compatibility of its platform , and in the code of the version 1.1 of the ARCore app for Android, already available on Google Play, we have found indications that point to the arrival of the platform to new devices, among them, the following:
While at the moment none of the mentioned terminals are in the official list of devices supported by ARCore , the appearance in the code of the app ensures that the announcement of compatibility is imminent. In the case of the Galaxy S9 and S9 +, we already knew a few days ago that would be compatible with the platform in the coming weeks, while yesterday, Xiaomi announced during the presentation of the Mi MIX 2S that its new flagship will have support for Google’s augmented reality platform.
What we are surprised to see, is the appearance of mid-range terminals such as the Samsung Galaxy A5 and A7 of 2017, which will become The first terminals of the intermediate segment to be compatible with ARCore . On the other hand, lovers of already deceased family Nexus , you will be happy to know that Google still has plans for your Nexus 6P.
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