Sinha talked about the possibility of generating revenue through games and even shopping.
Google expects the number of Android phones with augmented reality capabilities to reach 100 million by the end of this year and "hundreds of millions" by the end of next year.
In August this year, Google released the ARCore Augmented Reality Development Kit on its Pixel phone and the Samsung Galaxy S8, both of which are high-end products. Sinha said he expects augmented reality phones to come with low-end Android phones in the next two years. "Augmented reality for the coming years will be the core feature of most Android phones."
Augmented reality has become a big battlefield for technology giants, especially Apple and Google. Apple released ARKit, an augmented reality application development kit, as a direct competitor to Google's ARCore.Apple CEO Tim Cook (TimCook) said earlier this year that augmented reality will makeiPhone"Become more essential."