Augmented reality is a swiftly growing field and is been a way to reach a generation which grew up constantly interacting with screens and digital content. It is proving to be an effective tool in education sector with large possibilities for an interesting learning experience.
AR books are physical or digital copies of traditional books, which consists of augmented data. An app will be dedicated to scan the contents of the book which gives out the augmented 3D content. The contents could be as simple as another picture or video file or an audio clip, or as complex as animated sequence based on a textbook.
These books offer a huge range of opportunities for a new educational model. They merge traditional text with digital content using a piece of technology like a smartphone or gaming console. It consists of the use of an app which plays videos, creates models from content and allows interaction with the text.