Augmented Reality Based Turn-by-Turn Navigation System for Mobile Devices
Aman Choudhary1, Ishan Gogna2, Mayuresh Deolekar3, Pranav More4, Rajesh Bhise5

1Aman Choudhary, B. Tech (Computer Science Engineering) 2015-19, Amity University Mumbai, Former Vice-President a Acting President-Cell, Amity University Mumbai.
2Ishan Gogna, B. Tech (Computer Science Engineering) 2015-19, Amity University Mumbai.
3Mayuresh Deolekar, B. Tech (Computer Science Engineering) 2015-19.
4Prof. Pranav More, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amity School of Engineering and Technology.
5Prof. Rajesh Bhise, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amity School of Engineering and Technology.
Manuscript received on 02 June 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 07 June 2019 | Manuscript published on 30 June 2019 | PP: 2482-2484 | Volume-8 Issue-8, June 2019 | Retrieval Number: H7090068819/19©BEIESP
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Abstract: Navigation these days has truly reached a high point of significance in our lives, its primary functionality including the ability to track and deduce routes (as many as possible) to places new to us, informing us about various institutes along the way and much more additional information. The traditional way of navigation involves the usage of a map application, which defines the route to the destination and is then followed by the user accordingly. This involves constantly having to switch attention between the phone application and the real roads and therefore safety is a vital problematic factor in this approach, due to the unpredictability on the roads. Therefore, to tackle the problems in conjunction with the traditional navigation system, implementation of Augmented Reality is a smart step in order to impose better security standards and provide an altogether better user interactive experience. The proposed model makes use of HTTP URL requests, containing the parameters: API key, origin and destination address and obtains the Navigation information in the Java script object notation (JSON) format. It makes use of the Mapbox API integrated with the functionality of Navigation SDK to successfully impose virtual arrow on real time camera module, to show the path, establishing a sense of realism while navigating It can further update the user about the nearby approaching landmarks and other important bodies along the route, be it Gas stations, hospital or even bus stops, all embedded on a camera application, ensuring high security standards, thus giving it a significant edge over the usage of traditional navigation systems.
Keyword: Augmented Reality the Traditional way of Navigation Involves
Scope of the Article: Augmented Reality