Augmented reality is an environment created by superimposing a virtual image on a real image. It is the integration of digital information with the user's environment in real time. Unlike virtual reality, which creates a totally artificial environment, augmented reality uses the existing environment and overlays new information on top of it.
Today AR technology is used in many sectors such as health, public safety, industrial production, gas and oil, tourism and marketing.
Advanced AR programs used for military training in the defense industry; machine, equipment, and device images, object recognition, and gesture recognition technologies.
It can be used on not only smartphones and tablets as well as using special display equipment to achieve an enhanced reality environment.