Integrate FME Augmented Reality (AR) Using FME

Use FME to launch your data into the real world by using the FME AR format, which is compatible with the FME AR app for iOS and Android. Experience your data like you never have before by converting it to augmented reality via FME Desktop.

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Build Interactive Augmented Objects with FME AR

With FME you can take your screen-bound models and display them as augmented objects using the .fmear format. Explore the world of augmented reality with your very own data!

Experience Your Data Models

Bring your data models to life by using FME to convert them into FME AR. Display your augmented models right before your eyes using the FME AR App available for iOS and Android. Both the application and FME Workbench are designed to give you full control over your data so it is displayed exactly as you need it. Before you know it, you may find yourself behind the wheel of a large automobile, or in a beautiful house!

How to Use the FME AR App


Experiment and Have Fun

Whether you’re passionate about coding, or cannot stand to look at another script, FME AR can be used by you. With FME Workbench you can choose your data files to convert, drag and drop the transformers of your choice into the workspace, then load your model into the app. It’s that easy! If you’re keen to play with the code, clone our FME AR GitHub Repository and get involved with the FME community!

Tutorial: Create FME AR Datasets from CAD

Automate AR Model Creations

GHD has been using FME’s augmented reality technology to demonstrate and experiment with model creation before further development with high-tech devices like the Hololens and Oculus Rift. FME Server gives GHD the ability to efficiently and accurately create models by setting up workflows to run automatically when new data is received. FME’s intuitive design and ease of use gives users flexibility and makes trial-and-error testing a breeze.

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Common Conversions

FME lets you integrate many applications and file formats. Here are some of the ways our users convert FME Augmented Reality (AR).

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The table below outlines how FME Augmented Reality (AR) is supported by our different FME products, and on which platform(s) the reader and/or writer runs.

Product OS
FME Desktop FME Server FME Cloud Windows 32-bit Windows 64-bit Linux Mac
Reader Professional Edition & Up
Writer Professional Edition & Up

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