Google Launches Cardboard App For iOS, Updated Developer SDK [u]

Google has announced that its Cardboard virtual reality app is available on iOS. The app will let iOS users explore city environments, use a virtual kaleidoscope, and view 3D objects from a museum.


Up until today, the Cardboard app was only available on Android, where it has been downloaded over a million times. The company has also announced an updated Cardboard SDK, which will allow developers to create virtual experiences for iOS and Android.

Cardboard was first announced at Google I/O 2014. Cardboard for iOS is available as a free download from the App Store. The app requires any device running iOS 8 or later and has been optimized for the iPhone 5, 6, and 6 Plus.

Update: Click here to download Cardboard for iOS from the App Store.