CartMagician – Add Augmented Reality Product Experiences

CartMagician is the easiest way to integrate augmented reality (AR) product experiences directly into your WooCommerce Store. ↑ Back to top

Benefits of CartMagician AR ↑ Back to top

The Simplest Way to Add Augmented Reality Experiences to Your WooCommerce Store

Featuring your products in stunning augmented reality (AR) has never been this easy. Simply upload your USDZ product file and publish. It is that easy!

Easy WooCommerce Integration

Quickly enhance your online product range and stores capabilities. Shoppers see products instantly to gain a true sense of scale, size and detail.

Mobile Ready Web AR Experiences (no app downloads required)

Apple devices running iOS 12+ are already AR enabled. Select the AR enabled product in your shop to view the experiences. That simple!

Improve Conversions

Boost your online shop conversion rates significantly with engaging and unique AR experiences.

Why use CartMagician AR on your store;
·      View products at their full size in your home or office
·      Gain a true sense of the product in the real-world environment
·      See how products work in your space
·      Reduce the chance of product returns by virtually trying products first

CartMagician AR in action here

What is a USDZ file? 
USDZ is a 3D file format that shows up as augmented reality enabled content on a website. CartMagician adds this capability to your WooCommerce store. Once added, select the product on your store and view the AR experiences.

What is great about CartMagician is that all new Apple devices with iOS 12+ will be able to view your AR enabled products automatically using Safari or Chrome.

Why use USDZ?
USDZ can display vivid and detailed products as well as animations. Therefore making it the perfect choice. Learn more here.

How do I create a USDZ file?
You can convert your existing 3D models into AR experiences with the CartMagician USDZ Conversion Tool. Learn more here.

Getting Started ↑ Back to top

Minimum Requirements

  • WordPress 4.9.x
  • Gutenberg plugin 4.6 or greater
  • WooCommerce 3.3.1 or greater
  • PHP version 5.2.4 or greater (PHP 7.2 or greater is recommended)
  • MySQL version 5.0 or greater (MySQL 5.6 or greater is recommended)
  • MIME-Type: (model/usd usdz and model/und.pixar.usd .usdz to identify them as AR viewable.


  • WordPress 5.0.x
  • WooCommerce 3.5.1 or greater
  • PHP version 5.2.4 or greater (PHP 7.2 or greater is recommended)
  • MySQL version 5.0 or greater (MySQL 5.6 or greater is recommended)
  • MIME-Type: (model/usd usdz and model/und.pixar.usd .usdz to identify them as AR viewable)

Viewing AR Requirements: ↑ Back to top

  • iPhone and/or iPad user with iOS 12+
  • Best viewed with Safari
  • Google Chrome

Visit the CartMagician documentation for detailed installation and server requirements.

WordPress installation ↑ Back to top

WordPress installation is the easiest option as WordPress handles the file transfers itself and you don’t need to leave your web browser. To do an automatic install of this plugin, log in to your WordPress dashboard, navigate to the Plugins menu and click Add New.

In the search field type “CartMagician” and click Search Plugins. Once you’ve found this plugin you can view details about it such as the point release, rating and description. Most importantly of course, you can install it by simply clicking “Install Now”.

Manual installation
The manual installation method involves downloading the plugin and uploading it to your webserver via your favourite FTP application. The WordPress codex contains instructions on how to do this here.

Sample data ↑ Back to top

CartMagician comes with some sample USDZ assets for you to test. Simply download our test files here (or copy the URL) then follow the instructions to add them to the CartMagician AR tab in your WooCommerce store.

You can also view our WooCommerce Demo Store here. Follow this link on your iOS 12+ compatible device.

Where can I report bugs or contribute to the project? ↑ Back to top

Bugs should be reported in the CartMagician GitHub repository under Applause Digital/CartMagician.
Release and roadmap notes are available on the website.

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