How the Next iPhone Could Incorporate AR Technology

Apple and Augmented Reality: AR Tech the iPhone 8 Could Feature When It Releases
– International Business Times

The International Business Times quoted Manatt’s Eunice Shin, managing director of Manatt Digital, in an article about the augmented reality capabilities Apple could feature on the iPhone 8.

"It is rumored that Apple is building out simultaneous localization and mapping technology into the iPhone 8. That technology is the basis for geo-mapping spaces which is fundamental to augmented reality technology,” said Shin.

Shin expects Apple to implement AR technology into areas including photo/video capture, utility services, including maps, adding that “a big push on utility is where we’ll see AR explode.” Apple could also include AR features by commissioning and supporting AR-based games and apps.

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