Core Features

These samples show how to build apps using the following core features of Vuforia.

  • Object Recognition
  • Image Targets
  • Cylinder Targets
  • Multi Targets
  • User Defined Targets
  • Smart Terrain (Unity only)
  • Cloud Recognition
  • Text Recognition
  • Frame Markers
  • Virtual Buttons

    • Download for Android

      vuforia-samples-core-android-5-5-9.zip (26.06 MB)
    • Download for iOS

      vuforia-samples-core-ios-5-5-9.zip (31.98 MB)
    • Download for Unity

      vuforia-samples-core-unity-5-5-9.zip (374.07 MB)

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Digital Eyewear

These samples demonstrate how to build apps for the different classes of digital eyewear devices.

Stereo Rendering sample shows how to render a stereo view on the following optical see-through devices: ODG R-6, ODG R-7 and Epson BT-200.

AR/VR sample shows how to create a mixed reality app for a video see-through device.

    • Download for Android

      vuforia-samples-eyewear-android-5-5-9.zip (11.05 MB)
    • Download for iOS

      vuforia-samples-eyewear-ios-5-5-9.zip (6.33 MB)
    • Download for Unity

      vuforia-samples-eyewear-unity-5-5-9.zip (75.43 MB)

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Advanced Topics

These samples show how to implement sophisticated rendering techniques in order to enrich your app with creative effects. Also included are samples that demonstrate how to work with C++ on Android and Metal on iOS.

  • Occlusion Management
  • Background Texture Access
  • Video Playback
  • Dominoes
  • Image Targets in C++
  • Image Targets Metal (iOS only)

    • Download for Android

      vuforia-samples-advanced-android-5-5-9.zip (37.14 MB)
    • Download for iOS

      vuforia-samples-advanced-ios-5-5-9.zip (37.73 MB)
    • Download for Unity

      vuforia-samples-advanced-unity-5-5-9.zip (116.75 MB)

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Best Practices

These samples show how to build good user experience design principles into apps, especially when a feature requires the user to perform a specific behavior in order to use the feature.

Books sample is a book store app that enables users to scan book covers for more information on the title. It shows how to control the lifecycle of a Cloud Recognition app and how to direct users to use Cloud Recognition apps effectively.

Penguin sample shows how to guide user behavior to initialize Smart Terrain and how to scan the stage of a Smart Terrain experience.

    • Download for Android

      vuforia-samples-practices-android-5-5-9.zip (6.46 MB)
    • Download for iOS

      vuforia-samples-practices-ios-5-5-9.zip (6.57 MB)
    • Download for Unity

      vuforia-samples-practices-unity-5-5-9.zip (77.61 MB)

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Vuforia Web Services

The Vuforia Web Service API samples provide examples of each of the VWS API calls, implemented in Java and PHP. You can use this code to manage the targets in a cloud database from your own content management system.

    • Download for Java

      vuforia-web-services-sample-code-java-2-0-0.zip (12.86 KB)
    • Download for PHP

      vuforia-web-services-sample-code-php-2-0-0.zip (10.38 KB)