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Xappr Turns Smartphones Into Zapper Guns

Posted on February 2, 2012

You could do virtually anything on your smartphone, but there are so many things it has yet to do. Metal Compass comes with a brilliant idea of converting your smartphone into a functioning laser gun.

The Xappr allows smartphone owners to play various augmented reality and shooting games. It works, so far, with more than 10 AR games that enable players intercept alien spaceships, find and eliminate ghosts, fight evil robots, and hunt a horde of zombies.

The accessory is compatible with iPhones and Android handsets, while a model for Windows smartphones are in the works.

The Xappr will have its public debut in the international toy fair to be held in Nuremberg, Germany beginning February 1. Metal Compass now accept pre-orders from customers in United States, Canada, and Europe, for only $30 (plus shipping and handling), with shipping for the Xappr begins in June.

Source: Engadget

 
 

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