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Google brings AR stickers to Android

ANI  |  New York [U.S.A.] 

giant is all set to bring (AR) stickers to its phones through Motion Stills app, the company has announced.

According to TechCrunch, the update will bring some fun AR stickers on the Pixel 2, to a group of devices.

"AR mode is powered by instant motion tracking, a six degree of freedom tracking system built upon the that powers Motion Text in Motion Stills iOS and the privacy blur on to accurately track static and moving objects," quoted engineers and from their blog post.

"We refined and enhanced this to enable fun AR experiences that can run on any device with a gyroscope," the post added.

The application delivers extremely solid surface tracking, pinning 3D models from Poly like chickens, robots and dinosaurs onto surfaces inside one's environment.

It enables users to record gifs and videos inside the app.

Further, unlike other AR features requiring ARCore support, the Motion Stills app is available across a wide variety of Android phones which are running 5.1 and up.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Wed, February 07 2018. 14:35 IST