Wikitude SDK 8 beta: Unity Live Preview, Scene Recognition, Instant Targets and more

The 8th version of Wikitude’s award-winning Augmented Reality Software Development Kit (SDK) takes the next step towards more social, persistent and accurate AR experiences. SDK 8 overcomes all known limitations of time and space across platforms and devices with three new features: Scene Recognition, Instant Targets, and Extended Object Recognition. SDK 8 is opening endless opportunities for us all and can already be downloaded today.


Here are some of the key changes and features that are new in Wikitude SDK 8:

  • Instant targets - making augmented reality persistent
  • Scene Recognition – tracking LARGE objects and scenes
  • Reworked AR engine
  • Going beyond Object Recognition with Extended Object Tracking
  • Unity Live Preview
  • Introducing support for Windows

In the technical blog post here we share insights about the technical background of the key changes and features that are new in Wikitude SDK 8.





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Hey :)
great work so far, thank you!
Is the current beta 8.0.0 (released 2018_06_07_15_11_21) different from the "other" beta 8.0.0 (released 2018_05_30_21_12_53)?
If yes, is there a changelog for beta releases?


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