AR Viewer for Adobe Commerce

Augmented reality (AR) describes user experiences that add 2D or 3D elements to the live view from a device’s camera in a way that makes those elements appear to inhabit the real world.

The AR Viewer for Adobe Commerce extension powers a seamless experience designed to display rendered 3D graphics for the user.

The information in this guide provides an overview of the onboarding experience for the AR Viewer in Adobe Commerce and how the AR Viewer benefits the user, as well as best practices to follow along that journey.

Developed by Pixar, Universal Scene Description (USD) is the first open-source software that can robustly and scalably interchange 3D scenes that may be composed of many different assets, sources, and animations, while fostering highly collaborative workflows. This USD is used within .USDZ files. This .USDZ file delivers AR and 3D content to the user’s devices.

The AR Viewer supports only .USDZ files.

AR Viewer requirements

The AR Viewer is compatible with both Magento Open Source and Adobe Commerce. See Lifecycle Policy for more information about supported versions.

See Install the AR Viewer extension for more information.

In order to use AR Viewer, you must have the following available for your instance:

  • PHP 8.1.0
  • Adobe Commerce version 2.4.4 and newer
  • Magento Open Source (CE) version 2.4.x

Compatibility limitations

AR Viewer existing compatibility limitations:

  • .USDZ only: This feature only supports .USDZ files.
  • qr-code: Requires endroid/qr-code version 4.5.
  • Catalog module: Requires magento/module-catalog version 104.0.0.