Release Notes Wikitude SDK Professional Edition

Wikitude SDK 9.13.0

Release Date: 2023-02-14


  • Assets replacement in all sample apps
  • Added support for Flutter 2.10.3

Wikitude SDK 9.12.0

Release Date: 2022-07-06


  • Compatibility with iOS 15

  • Compatibility with Android 12

  • Upgrade ARCore version to 1.29.0

  • Added support for Flutter 2.8.1

  • Version upgrade for curl

  • The extended tracking feature is now marked as deprecated

Wikitude SDK 9.10

Release Date: 2021-08-24


  • Update gradle version from 3.6.0 to 4.2
  • Upgrade ARCore version to 1.24
  • Version upgrade of openssl, curl and FreeImage


  • handling of mailto links used in openInBrowser(url, true) is now opening correct Intent
  • Fix for a rare crash in Instant Tracking functionality when using multiple trackers


  • Support for modified PNG files with a CgBI signature

Wikitude SDK 9.9

Release Date: 2021-07-01


  • Replaced nlohmann json dependency with jsoncpp
  • Added support for XCFrameworks. Please check the updated Setup Guide to see how to use XCFrameworks in your project
  • Added support for Flutter 2.2.0


  • Fixed a rare crash that could occur when using HTMLDrawables


  • Ended support for Android 5.1. Android 6.0 is now the new minimum supported version

Wikitude SDK 9.8.0

Release Date: 2021-05-18

Wikitude SDK 9.7.1

Release Date: 2021-04-28

Wikitude SDK 9.7.0

Release Date: 2021-04-06

Wikitude SDK 9.6.0

Release Date: 2021-02-23


  • Support Android scoped storage from SDK 29


  • On some Android devices camera access is improved when Camera2 API is not available


  • Fixed back navigation if invalid URL is entered in the custom URL

Wikitude SDK 9.5.0

Release Date: 2020-12-01


  • Compatibility with Android 11
  • Support for ARCore 1.19.0
  • Upgrade and compatibility with Flutter version 1.22.3
  • Method to display native alerts for Android
  • Method to display native alerts for iOS
  • Method to ask if the internal WebView can navigate back


  • Faster initial recognition of Object Targets
  • Faster overall tracking of Object Targets
  • More accurate tracking of Object Targets in difficult situations
  • Better alignment of augmentations for Image Targets
  • The camera is no longer zoomed in on iOS devices with a 4:3 aspect ratio


  • The samples in the JavaScript API don't contain any jQuery anymore, making it easier to work with them.

Wikitude SDK 9.4.0

Release Date: 2020-10-21


  • Universal access from file URLs now enabled by default in the iOS ArchitectView.
  • Object Trackers initialize with fewer wrong poses

Wikitude SDK 9.3.1

Release Date: 2020-09-17


  • Compatibility with iOS 14

Known Issues

  • When using Xcode 12 check out the additional manual steps to move the script files.

Wikitude SDK 9.3

Release Date: 2020-08-25


  • Support for iOS 11. iOS 12 is now the new minimum supported version
  • Support for Android 5.0. Android 5.1 is now the new minimum supported version

Known Issues

  • There is an issue in some Android specific devices when using the capture screen functionality after sending the app to background where a dialog is shown with a permission denied message.

Wikitude SDK 9.2

Release Date: 2020-07-09


  • Image Tracking now behaves more stable against short, fast movements
  • Data communication with the Cloud Recognition version 2 service adapted, so that recognition accuracy is significantly improved (e.g. greater distance)
  • Update OpenSSL to version 1.1.1
  • Update Flutter version to 1.17.1
  • Added Flutter version in the info tab


  • Fixed Cloud Recognition issue where accuracy was worse when HD or FullHD resolutions being were used
  • Html Drawable is disappeared after closing the external web site
  • Fixed freeze after sequence of device orientation changes
  • Fixed rare crash when onPause was called multiple times in rapid succession

Wikitude SDK 9.1.0

Release Date: 2020-05-19


  • Tracking is not lost when zooming camera
  • Improvements to accuracy for Object Recognition
  • Improved handling of first recognition for objects
  • Improved alignment of augmentations for image tracking when rotating target

Wikitude SDK 9.0.0

Release Date: 2020-03-31


  • Improved image tracking performance and stability


  • Fixed a crash that happened when permissions are handled externally

Wikitude SDK 8.10.0

Release Date: 2019-12-10

Wikitude SDK 8.9.1

Release Date: 2019-09-30

Wikitude SDK 8.9

Release Date: 2019-09-24


  • Implemented support for iOS 13
  • Implemented support for Android 10


  • WebKit is now enabled by default, replaced all internal use of UIWebView with WKWebView.


  • Removed internal use of the deprecated UIWebView.
  • Removed all UIWebView related properties from the WTArchitectView API.
  • Removed shouldUseWebKit from the WTArchitectView API, since we only use WebKit now.

Wikitude SDK 8.7

Release Date: 2019-08-13


  • Camera frame handling is now faster for all platforms.
  • Range for detecting an image target using an ImageTracker has been significantly improved.

Wikitude SDK 8.6

Release Date: 2019-07-11


  • Initial release of the Wikitude Flutter plugin.


  • Changed plugin lifecycle behaviour. A call to pause is now always preceded by a call to resume


  • Support for wto 7.0 file format for Object Targets