Asus ZenFone AR – The First Phone with TANGO and DAYDREAM

Asus ZenFone AR

There is no denying that smartphones are evolving at a rapid pace. We constantly see manufacturers release models that are faster and better than the ones that came before. Asus seems to have joined the line with the Asus ZenFone AR. The first device to support AR (Augmented Reality) and VR (Virtual Reality).

After unveiling at CES, the uber-powerful phone is available now, costing $648 (Rs. 41,370). There’s a lot of techs packed into this slim and lightweight package.

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Features of Asus ZenFone AR:


Google’s Tango AR – With a set of sensors and computer vision software, it gives ZenFone AR the ability to understand space and motion like the human eye.

TriCam System – ZenFone AR features the innovative TriCam system consisting of three rear cameras.

  • Motion tracking camera to track its motion,
  • a depth sensing IR sensor to see the depth between objects, floor, and walls, and
  • a Sony 23MP camera that lets you see virtual objects in front of you in great detail.


Asus ZenFone AR

Daydream VR – With its vivid 2K Super AMOLED screen, fast graphics, and high-fidelity sensors that precisely track head movements, the ZenFone AR immerse you in incredible virtual new worlds so realistic that, you’d feel as if you are there.

Extreme power Performance – With a powerful 14nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor, it’s built to deliver ultra-fast performance. With world’s first 8GB RAM and the desktop-class Qualcomm Adreno 530 GPU and 128GB UFS Memory, the ZenFone AR handles the demands of Tango and Daydream with ease.

Asus ZenFone AR
Asus ZenFone AR

SonicMaster 3.0 – The phone features the five-magnet loud-speaker that driven by a powerful NXP Smart AMP, for high fidelity high-volume output. It is Hi-Res certified and also supports DTS Headphone:X for virtual 7.1ch surround sound over headphones.

To know all the features, see here –


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Display 2K WQHD (2560 x 1440) Super AMOLED
Display Size 5.7 inch
Screen Protection Corning Glass 4
Software Android 7.0 with ASUS ZenUI 3.0
CPU 2.35 GHz  64-bit Qualcomm Quad-Core Snapdragon 821
GPU Adreno 530
Internal Storage 128 GB UFS 2.0
MicroSD Yes ( Supports up to 2TB )
Asus ZenFone AR
Asus ZenFone AR
Rear Camera 23 MP PixelMaster 3.0 @ f/2.0
Flash Dual-LED real tone
Front Camera 8 MP @ f/2.0 (with Screen Flash)
Battery 3300mAh (non-removable)
SIM Type Dual Sim standby – nano Size ( hybrid slot )
Connectivity ·         4G LTE

·         Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac and Wi-Fi direct

·         Bluetooth 4.2

·         NFC

·         GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS

Fingerprint Sensor Yes (on home button)
Dimensions 158.7 x 77.4 x 4.6 mm
Weight 170 g


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