TypeUnity (3D)MarkerWeb3D Object TrackingGPSVisual searchFace trackingContentAPIWebsite
XZIMG Augmented VisionFreeYesYesYes HTML5Yes
EasyARFree + Commercial SDK
ARmediaFree + Commercial SDK
HERE Mobile SDKFree + Commercial SDK optionYesYesYesYes HERE Maps, LiveSight
Metaio SDK (now Apple inc)Free + Commercial SDK optionYesYesYesYesYesYes Client-based +100 unique objects, cloud-based continuous visual search engineYesYes OpenGL support, in-house 3-D
RobocortexFree + Commercial SDK
Banuba Face FIlters SDKCommercial SDK
Kudan AR EngineFree + Commercial SDK optionYes With SLAMYesNoYes SLAMYesYes unlimited local visual search (no network connection required)- Extensible with FT/FR
ARMESCommercial SDK
Zenitum Feature TrackerCommercial SDK
DroidARFreeYesYesYes- can be added via opencvNoYes OpenGL or jMonkey
flare*Free + Commercial SDK
WikitudeFree + Commercial SDK optionYes 3D Tracking IncludedYes AdvancedYesYesYes Cloud Recognition and Offline (on device)- Face DetectionYes with Wikitude Studio and Cloud
VuforiaFree + Commercial SDK optionYesYes Advanced + VUMarkNoYes Only on box and cylinder and small size 3D objects tooYesYesNoYes With Vuforia
ARToolkitOpen SourceYesYes
ARcrowdFreeNoYes Black / WhiteYes HTML5
Vidinoti PixLiveFree + Commercial SDK optionYes Image, QR codeYesYes Using Google TangoYes & beaconsYes Cloud and offline recognitionYes PixLive
MAXST AR SDK 4.1Free + Commercial SDK optionYesYes Marker / QR Code Tracker / QR/Barcode ReaderYes Visual SLAM, Object TrackerNoYes Cloud Recognition, Image TrackerNoYes OpenGL, Metal, SceneKit, MAXST Cloud
XloudiaCommercial SDK onlyYesYes MarkerlessYesYesYes OptionnallyYesYes but not for mobileYes
CatchoomFree + Commercial SDK optionYesYes MarkerlessYesYes Supports both cloud for very large collections and on-device search of hundreds of images (with no internet connection required)
HoloBuilderFree + Commercial SDK optionYesYes QR codesYes (HTML 5 Browser)
Obvious EngineCommercial SDK
IN2ARFree + Commercial SDK optionYesYes Flash-based,
ARPAFree + Commercial SDK optionYesYesYes
LinceoVRCommercial SDK
AurasmaFree + Commercial SDK optionYes
BazARFree + Commercial SDK
Win ARFree + Commercial SDK
StringFree + Commercial SDK
KoozytCommercial SDK
Designers ARToolkit (DART)
Augmented PixelsFree + Commercial SDK
yvisionFree + Commercial SDK
Goblin XNAOpen
MXR ToolkitOpen
ARLabFree + Commercial SDK optionYes QR codeYesYes Support for thousands of images in pools of 50-60
ALVARFreeYes Tracks multiple markers; 256 possible markersYes Flash,
Magic FaceFree + Commercial SDK optionYesYes HTML5 WEBGLYesYesYes GLES, METAL,
Luxand FaceSDKCommercial SDK onlyYes Facial
omniar.comCommercial SDK
ViewdleCommercial SDK
xpose visual searchCommercial SDK onlyYesYes via website or
DeepAR.aiFree + Commercial SDK
Beyond Reality FaceFree + Commercial SDK optionYes Flash-based and HTML5/
AwilaFree + Commercial SDK
instantrealityFree + Commercial SDK
PanicARFree + Commercial SDK
Microsoft Read/Write