ASUS Zenfone AR Philippines - NoypiGeeks

It’s been quite an interesting year for Augmented Reality. The surreal technology shows a lot of potentials that even Apple is now on board. More so, smartphones are also poised to dominate the AR space.The first to the race is the ASUS Zenfone AR, and it’s now launched in the Philippines.

Announced earlier this year, the ASUS Zenfone AR possess Google’s Project Tango — a program that aims to make augmented reality commercially available. With this, the handset packs motion tracking and depth-sensing cameras to fully analyze a scene.

ASUS Zenfone AR Price, Specs, Availability

But other than AR, the new Zenfone device is also geared for Virtual Reality. This new ASUS smartphone will also have Google DayDream support.

Besides the ingenious features, the Zenfone AR is also the first device to come rigged with 8GB of RAM. This is may be due to the horsepower needed to handle virtual objects pinned in real-world scenarios via AR.

ASUS Zenfone AR

Furthermore, the ASUS Zenfone AR also has all the bells and whistle you’d expect on a high-end smartphone.There’s a 2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core CPU that ensures everything is running smoothly. A roomy and ultra-fast 128GB UFS 2.0 internal storage and a 23-megapixel camera for pictures and videos.

ASUS Zenfone AR Specs

  • Android 7.0 Nougat, ZenUI 3.0
  • Dual SIM, Dual Standby
  • 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED Gorilla Glass 4 Display
  • 2.35GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 quad-core processor
  • Adreno 530 GPU
  • 8GB RAM LRDDR4
  • 128GB UFS 2.0 internal storage
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac Dual-band, Hotspot, MIMO
  • GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • 4G LTE Cat13
  • 23-megapixel Sony IMX318 laser autofocus rear camera with dual-tone LED flash
  • 8-megapixel front camera
  • Motion tracking and depth-sensing cameras
  • USB Type-C
  • Bluetooth 4.2
  • NFC
  • Dimensions: 158.67 x 77.7 x 4.6 ~ 8.95 mm
  • Weight: 170 g
  • 3300mAh battery

The new ASUS Zenfone AR will be available in July with a whooping price of Php44,995. And as a bonus, ASUS will be throwing in a free ZenPower Ultra powerbank.

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