Amazon Sumerian vs A-Frame: What are the differences?
What is Amazon Sumerian? The fastest and easiest way to create VR, AR, and 3D experiences. Amazon Sumerian lets you create and run virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and 3D applications quickly and easily without requiring any specialized programming or 3D graphics expertise.
What is A-Frame? A web framework for building virtual reality experiences. It allows you to make WebVR apps with HTML and an Entity-Component system. Works on Vive, Rift, Daydream, GearVR, desktop.
Amazon Sumerian and A-Frame can be primarily classified as "Virtual Reality" tools.
Some of the features offered by Amazon Sumerian are:
- Simple-to-use editor based on Web GL and Web VR
- 3d character Hosts can guide your users through a scene by narrating scripts or answering questions
- Asset management: import and place 3D objects in your scenes
On the other hand, A-Frame provides the following key features:
- Entity-component system
A-Frame is an open source tool with 10.3K GitHub stars and 2.51K GitHub forks. Here's a link to A-Frame's open source repository on GitHub.