TypeiOSUnity (3D)MarkerNaturalFeatureWindows MobileWebPC/Mac/Linux3D Object TrackingGPSIMU SensorsVisualSearchFaceTrackingContentAPI
Metaio SDK (now Apple inc)Free + Commercial SDK optionNon-OuiOuiOuiPC/MacOuiOuiOuiOui Client-based +100 unique objects, cloud-based continuous visual search engineOuiOui OpenGL support, in-house 3-D renderer
XZIMG Augmented FaceFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOuiOuiOui HTML5via Unity or NativeOuiOui
XZIMG Augmented VisionFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOuiOuiOui HTML5Unity / NativeOui alpha
ALVARFree + Commercial SDK optionOui Tracks multiple markers; 256 possible markersOui Flash, Silverlight
ARcrowdFree- HTML5 BrowserNonOui Black / WhiteOui- HTML5 BrowserOui HTML5 BrowserNonNonNon
ARLabFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOui QR codeOuiOuiOui Support for thousands of images in pools of 50-60 imagesOui
ARmediaFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOuiOui- SoonOuiARmedia supports PC/Mac and LinuxOuiOuiOuiNon
ARMESCommercial SDK onlyOuiOuiPC
ARPAFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOuivia Unity pluginOuiOui Soon
ARToolkitOpen SourceOuiOuiOui BasicOuiOuiPC/Mac/LinuxNon
ArUcoOpen SourceOui
Augmented PixelsFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOui
AurasmaFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOui
AwilaFree + Commercial SDK optionOui Under devOuiOui
BazARFree + Commercial SDK optionOui
Beyond Reality FaceFree + Commercial SDK optionOui via Adobe AIR (ANE)Oui Flash-based and HTML5/JSPC/Mac via Adobe AIROui
BeyondAROpen SourceNonOuiOuiOui
CatchoomFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOui MarkerlessOuiOuiPC/Mac/LinuxOui Supports both cloud for very large collections and on-device search of hundreds of images (with no internet connection required)Oui
D'FusionCommercial SDK onlyOuiOuiOuiOuiOui FlashOuiOuiOuiOui
Designers ARToolkit (DART)FreeOuiOui
DroidARFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOuiOuiOui- can be added via opencvNonOui OpenGL or jMonkey Engine
flare*Free + Commercial SDK optionOuiOui
FLARToolkitOpen SourceOuiOui
Goblin XNAOpen SourceNonOuiOuiOui
Google GogglesOuiOui
HoloBuilderFree + Commercial SDK optionOui Native Unity AppOuiOui QR codesOuiOuiOui (HTML 5 Browser)PC/Mac/Linux (HTML 5 Browser)OuiOuiOuiOuiNonOui
IN2ARFree + Commercial SDK optionOui via Adobe ANEOuiOuiOui Flash-based, Unity3DPC/Mac via Adobe AIR
instantrealityFree + Commercial SDK optionOui
KoozytCommercial SDK onlyOuiOui
LibreGeoSocialOpen SourceOuiOui
LinceoVRCommercial SDK onlyOuiOui
Luxand FaceSDKCommercial SDK onlyOui Facial recognition
MAXST AR SDK 2.0Free + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOuiPC/Mac
Microsoft Read/Write WorldOuiOui
MinervaOpen SourceOuiOui
mixareOpen SourceOuiOui
MXR ToolkitOpen SourceOuiPC
NyARToolkitOpen SourceOuiOuiPC
Obvious EngineCommercial SDK onlyOuiOuiOui
omniar.comCommercial SDK onlyOui
osgARTOpen SourceOuiOuiOui
PanicARFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOui
PRAugmentedRealityOpen SourceOuiNonNon
Kudan AR EngineFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOui With SLAMOuiOuiOuiNonCros-platform development Unity3DOui SLAMOuiOuiOui unlimited local visual search (no network connection required)- Extensible with FT/FR Plugins
VuforiaFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOui Advanced + VUMarkOuiOui Vuforia now available for windows app dev & also for MS HololensNonOui Only on box and cylinder and small size 3D objects tooOuiOuiOuiNonOui With Vuforia Cloud
RobocortexFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOuiOuiOuiPC/Mac/LinuxNonOuiOui
SLARToolkitOpen SourceNonOuiOui
StringFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOui
StudierstubeOpen SourceOui
Studierstube TrackerOuiOuiOuiOui
UARTOpen SourceOuiOui
ViewdleCommercial SDK onlyOuiOui
WikitudeFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOui 3D Tracking IncludedOui AdvancedOuiOuiOui BetaOuiOuiOui Cloud Recognition and Offline (on device)- Face DetectionOui with Wikitude Studio and Cloud Recognition
Win ARFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOui
XloudiaCommercial SDK onlyOuiOuiOui MarkerlessOuiOuiOuiPC/Mac/Linux via Unity3DOuiOui OptionnallyOui OptionnallyOuiOui but not for mobileOui REST
xpose visual searchCommercial SDK onlyOuiOuiOuiOui via website or API
yvisionFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOuiOuiOui
Zenitum Feature TrackerCommercial SDK onlyOuiOuiOuiOui
Vidinoti PixLiveFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiOui Image, QR codeOuiOuiOui Using Google TangoOui & beaconsOui Cloud and offline recognitionOui PixLive Maker
HERE Mobile SDKFree + Commercial SDK optionOuiNonOuiOuiOuiOuiOui HERE Maps, LiveSight API