reality increases ARCore from Google available

After the Tango project of 3D mapping of the immediate environment, Google has gone into high gear in terms of augmented reality by launching the environment ARCore, whose version 1.0 was released earlier this year.

Version 1.3 launched in recent days allows ARCore to officially work on a larger number of smartphones, such as the Xiaomi Mi 8, the Honor 10, the Nokia 6/7 Plus or the OnePlus 5T.

Google ARCore

According to the site XDA Developers, this is also the case for OnePlus 6, even if it is not on the official list and the application on the Google Play portal indicates that it is not supported.

By manually downloading the APK container of the mobile application on the smartphone, it is possible to install and operate it normally, giving access to the advanced augmented reality possibilities of the environment.

ARCore Android

The entry of the OnePlus 6 in the list of smartphones compatible with ARCore is undoubtedly imminent and relates more to the expectation of a green light from Google than to any difficulty.

As a reminder, we have published our test of the OnePlus 6 which you can acquire directly from Amazon at the official price, namely:

but also at Gearbest with the international version (French) offered at only 435 € the 64 GB with the code FR18oplus64, and at 542 € the 128 GB with the code FR18oplus128 with free delivery.