BsReality is puzzling and seemingly pointless

Don't waste your time on this unintuitive app.

We weren't really sure what to expect when we first opened BsReality on our iPhone. And, honestly, after spending a bit of time testing it, we're still not exactly sure of its purpose. It's supposed to create an augmented reality using auras, but these auras aren't the kind that psychics speak of; rather, according to app description, they are the "images, videos or even games that Aurasma will bring to life ..." OK, then.

There is nothing intuitive about BsReality when you first open it. It opens with your camera ready to take a picture. There are three menu items along the left side of the camera screen to access your auras, create an aura, and access the Help menu, which is where we went right off the bat. The Help menu is broken into various categories that aim to answer such questions as: What is an Aura? What are Super Auras? Each question offered a lengthy explanation that didn't really help us to understand the app's purpose. We skipped ahead to Making Auras, which offered a way-too-long explanation. We took a picture and then were taken to a menu that offered really odd animations, images, and videos to add to our picture. Once we added our image (a swimming cat), we were then asked to name our Aura. The swimming cat picture appeared over the top of the picture we took with the camera. We could move, resize, or rotate the picture and then save it, which we did. A pop-up window said that the image would be available on our iPhone, but we couldn't locate it in our camera roll. The whole experience was puzzling to say the least.

We'll cut to the chase: This app made no sense to us. We recommend you skip this so-called augmented reality app.

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