Alternative products to PlanAR

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PlanAR
Measure things and spaces with your mobile device.
Planar is an augmented reality based application designed to make measurements and manage them easily with your mobile device.
5 Alternatives to PlanAR

An elegant AR utility to measure your space with your iPhone

TapMeasure is a spatial utility that combines computer vision and AR, creating a whole new way to capture and measure your space. You can capture instant point-to-point measurements, quickly level artwork and other framed items, and create a complete 3D model of a room with features like doors, windows and artwork.

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Adam Rodnitzky
Adam Rodnitzky- Marketing @ Occipital
It's the most versatile and well-crafted measuring app using ARKit
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Business Insider
Apple has said it's going all-in on augmented reality, a new technology that uses advanced cameras and sensors to understand the world around our devices. Occipital is a startup that's been creating augmented reality hardware and software for years.
WonderHowTo
In off-record discussions with AR experts, the consensus on ARKit is that it takes a software approach to the depth-sensors available on Tango devices. As a result, the toolkit has shortcomings, such as detecting walls and vertical surfaces.
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8 Alternatives to TapMeasure

Whatever you want to measure, we have a tool for that

Leveraging Apple’s new AR technology, MeasureKit makes it really easy to measure different things in the world using your iPhone’s or iPad’s camera. It contains 7 measuring tools in total with more instruments to come in the future.

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Adrian Kwiatkowski
Adrian Kwiatkowski- Adrian Kwiatkowski
I've been working for this app when iOS 11 wasn't even out and man, it's amazing.
Mike Coutermarsh
Mike Coutermarsh- Code @ GitHub
Also - excited to try this one.
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Idownloadblog
Remember that simple yet effective measuring tape demo done with ARKit, Apple's new framework in iOS 11 for building augmented reality experiences? Wait 'til you see this one... Developer Rinat Khanov is working on an utterly impressive ARKit-powered app, aptly named MeasureKit, that turns your iOS device into the ultimate tool for measuring just about anyth… See more
9to5Mac
ARKit will be available to everyone in just a couple of weeks, and while we've seen a variety of applications that take advantage of it thus far, more polished implementations are emerging as we near the public release. Today, developer Rinat Khanov has unveiled his new augmented reality app, MeasureKit.
The Next Web
After iOS 11 dropped today, the internet went to work dissecting its best features. And if we're being honest, there's a lot to like. But one of my favorite things about iOS 11 didn't come from Apple; it's an awesome new ruler built on its augmented reality framework: ARKit.
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14 Alternatives to AR MeasureKit app for iOS 11

Measure your stuff in AR to get an accurate plan estimate.

The AR Plan Estimator is a way for users to quickly estimate the storage plan size they will need for their stuff by pointing their phone around the room and tracing things with their finger in AR. It is difficult to conceptualize the physical space needed to store your things, and as soon as we saw ARKit at WWDC, we knew there was an opportunity.

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Drew Tunney
Drew Tunney- Co Founder, Voro
AR that finally solves a real problem that I have. Such a no brainer. I see this being a central piece of technology for people storing and moving larger items.
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MakeSpace® Blog
We always want you to have the best storage experience possible. Starting today, that includes you being able to quickly measure your stuff and get a storage plan estimate - in only a few seconds, and from the comfort of your iPhone. All thanks to the new MakeSpace iOS app.
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5 Alternatives to MakeSpace AR Plan Estimator

A set of augmented-reality handyman tools (for iOS 11)

AR Tool Belt extends the augmented-reality features of iOS 11 and ARKit to provide a selection of tools for the pro or DIY handyman.

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Emily Snowdon (née Hodgins)
Emily Snowdon (née Hodgins)- Head Of Operations @ Product Hunt
This looks like a super handy tool for using around the home. I like that they plan to add a new tool each month as well.
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22 Alternatives to AR Tool Belt
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