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Build Your Own AR / VR App with Appy Pie

How to Make an AR / VR App in 3 Easy Steps?

Last Updated on June 4th, 2020

  1. Enter your AR/VR app’s name

    Select a layout and customize how its looks.

  2. Drag and drop features like AT Scanner, 3D object positioning etc.

    Create a VR/AR app, without coding, in a few simple steps.

  3. Publish your app to the App Stores

    Provide an unmatched virtual experience conveniently.

How to Make an Augmented Reality app without any coding?
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Drag-and-Drop AR / VR App Builder

You can build your own AR/VR app with a few simple steps. Appy Pie VR/AR app maker is equipped with innovative features that are required while making AR/VR apps. So, combine your creative ideas with our amazing app builder and create an outstanding augmented reality app that provides an amazing virtual world experience to your users.

The AR / VR App Builder from Appy Pie is unique and is most favored by developers because of following reasons:

  • AR/VR Apps can be built for Free.
  • Create an AR/VR App in Minutes.
  • No Coding Skills Required.
  • Your Mobile Apps can be Published & Shared on Google Play Store or iTunes Store.
  • Apps can be easily Monetized with Ads, earn from your apps while you sleep.
  • Get real-time App Analytics, make changes to improve the app experience for your users.

Publish your AR app to multiple app stores, like Google Play and iTunes, and enjoy a recurring revenue for many years to come. You require no coding skills to create an AR app with our easy yet powerful app builder. Appy Pie makes it possible for you to manage and maintain the flawless performance of your AR app from anywhere and get the most out it.

Top 7 Must-Have Features in Your AR/VR App

  1. Augmented Reality
  2. A brilliant feature, Augmented Reality lends the app an ability to integrate or superimpose digital visual content in the real-world image. This means you are giving your app user a visually augmented experience making it engaging for the users!

  3. Photo
  4. The Photo feature in your AR/VR app let the app users pull their photos from Picasa, Flickr, Instagram and other social platforms before adding elements of augmented reality or digital visual images and then share it in their network.

  5. Video
  6. The Video feature lets your app users pull videos from their devices and juxtapose elements of augmented reality using your AR/VR mobile app. The application of this feature extends beyond just entertainment as it allows app users to view your products in their real-world scenarios.

  7. Pocket Tools
  8. Pocket tools are a bunch of tools that can come in really handy for all kinds of app users. The camera tool in this resourceful feature is particularly important for AR/VR feature to function well. Using this camera, app users can take images without leaving the app.

  9. Social Network
  10. Using the Social Network feature, your app users can not only login using their favorite social network channel, but also share the content they generate, with their friends and family. This also lets your app users share your app helping you promote your app for free.

  11. Push Notifications
  12. One of the most powerful features, Push Notifications helps you communicate with all your app users in just a single tap. Whether you want to promote the latest offer, remind your app users of important dates, or just want to check in with inactive users, this is a must-have feature for you!

  13. App Analytics
  14. Simply creating an app and wishing it to be the favorite among the target users is unrealistic. With App Analytics feature you can understand what works the best in your app, and which elements are the users struggling with. Use these insights to improve your app.

 VR/AR App Builder
AR/VR App Maker

Top Frequently Asked Questions

Here is how you can make AR VR app in a few minutes using no-code AR VR app builder Appy Pie –

  • Visit appypie.com and click on Get Started
  • Enter the name of your app
  • Choose a category, then color scheme and finally the test device for your AR VR app
  • Click on Save and Continue
  • Login or signup with Appy Pie (if you haven’t already)
  • You will be redirected to app customization section. Change the visual appeal of your app and click on Save and Continue
  • Please wait while your app is getting ready. Once the app is built, scan the QR code or send the app installation link to your device via email or SMS, and test the demo app
  • Go to My Apps section and click on Edit
  • You will see the Basic plan. You can either go with Try Now or Buy Now option. The ‘Try now’ option comes with a 7-Day Trial so that you are fully satisfied with the app before you make the purchase.

    Please note whichever option you choose, you need to provide credit card details. We use credit card details to check the authenticity of the users.
  • Add Augmented Reality feature into your app with all of the necessary details
  • Once you are done, click on Save and Continue to finish creating your app

You can build an AR app for free using Appy Pie’s app maker. However, if you want to publish your AR app to app stores, you need to upgrade your app to one of our paid plans. Starting from just $18 per month, we have different plans, and you can check them all out here.

It only takes a few minutes to develop an AR app using no-code app builder Appy Pie.

Here is how you can make an AR app for iOS –

  • Go to appypie.com and click on “Get Started”
  • Enter the app name and click on Next
  • Select app category, and color scheme
  • Pick iPhone as the test device
  • Click on Save and Continue
  • Login or signup with Appy Pie
  • In the app customization section, change the look and feel of your app
  • Click on Save and Continue
  • Wait for a while till your app is getting built. Once the app is built, scan the QR code or send the app installation link to your device via email or SMS, and test the demo app
  • Go to My Apps and click on Edit
  • You will see the Basic plan. You can either go with Try Now or Buy Now option. The ‘Try now’ option comes with a 7-Day Trial so that you are fully satisfied with the app before you make the purchase.

    Please note whichever option you choose, you need to provide credit card details. We use credit card details to check the authenticity of the users.
  • Add Augmented Reality feature into your app with all of the necessary details
  • Once you are done, click on Save and Continue to finish creating your AR app for iOS

Vuforia Augmented Reality SDK is one of the most widely used software for augmented reality.

Image Recognition and Tracking

Image Recognition and Tracking

With in-built image recognition and tracking feature, Appy Pie’s app builder is a pioneer among competitors when it comes to creating augmented reality apps in minutes. Our app maker has the functionality to recognize real world objects, track their position, and augment the display of the object with a label. Equipped with image recognition and tracking capabilities, your AR app can scan and recognize millions of day-to-day indoor and outdoor objects, without any complexities.

Location/Geo-Based Augmented Reality

Now locate the nearest store or get traffic & weather updates on the go with your own augmented reality app. It’s easy and simple, just integrate the location-based feature into the app, to deliver real-time information, and improve user engagement. Backed up with real-time geo-data functionality, Appy Pie’s app builder allows users to create an AR app that can identify a person’s location down to a street address, using the smartphone’s GPS technology instead of manually entering the data.

Location/Geo-Based Augmented Reality
3D Virtual Reality Apps

3D Virtual Reality Apps

Appy Pie’s app builder provides users with easy-to-integrate plugins that help them create 3D virtual reality apps efficiently, without any hassle. Simply drag and drop our 3D feature and simulate an environment that creates an elusive, alternate reality. You just need to open the app and put your smartphone in a VR-viewer to experience a thrilling illusion of an alternate real world. Engage users with your 3D virtual app and immerse them in an imaginary world from anywhere, anytime.

Panoramic & 360 Videos Viewer

Whether it is the Android platform you choose or iOS, it takes less than 10 minutes to create an augmented reality app with Appy Pie’s app builder. All you need to do is click photos or capture videos of the location in panoramic or 360-degree view and add it as a 3D texture in your app to provide users with an amazing real-world experience in virtual world. You can add any type of videos, 3D models, images and entire HTML snippets, to your AR app and virtually transport your potential users to a different world altogether.

Panoramic & 360 Videos Viewer