Asus Releases ZenFone AR Augmented Reality Model With Google Tango And Daydream| Specifications | Price

Submitted by techyboy on Sun, 01/15/2017 - 05:00
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Asus released the world's first 5.7" smartphone with Google Tango and Google Daydream technology which enables high quality immersive virtual reality experience. ZenFone AR features WQHD (2560x1440) screen with 79% body to screen ratio. It comes in 6GB / 8GB RAM variants along with Snapdragon 821 64bit processor. Internal memory starts with 32GB and can be extended upto 2TB which we do not see often. 

Asus ZenFone AR has chosen 5 magnet speaker with 40% better performance. Front and Rear cameras can capture 23MP and 8MP pictures in a fraction of second, thanks to laser auto focus. Phone can be charged to 60% in just 39 minutes using Type-C USB and BoostMaster technology.

Google Tango enables the phone to understand the space around in a room or outside to map distance and motions like human eye does. It understands the location of objects in three dimensional space.

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Its unique TriCam with 23MP and two other are designed to capture, sense depth and track motion of objects and the phone itself from objects. Qualcomm Adreno 530 decently renders graphics without any glitch. Advanced Vapour Cooling System cools the processor and other components as so much battery power will be used to process all 3D virtual reality objects around the phone.

DTS Headphone X to output 7.1 channel surround sound which is 4 times the audio CD. 4K video recording is also available. Asus ZenFone AR will be priced at around Rs.66000.

Here are the full specifications.

Finish/Color Leather-like finish : Charcoal Black
Premium-crafted metallic diamond-cut
Dimensions 158.67 x 77.7 x 4.6 ~ 8.95 mm (WxDxH)
Weight 170 g
Operating System Android™ 7.0 with brand-new ASUS ZenUI 3.0
Processor CPU:
64-bit Qualcomm® Quad-Core ProcessorSnapdragon™ 821 @2.35Ghz
GPU:
Adreno™ 530
Display 5.7-inch
WQHD (2560 x 1440) Super Amoled
79% screen-to-body ratio
Tru2life technology for high contrast and outdoor readable
Bluelight Filter for Eye Care
Corning® Gorilla® Glass4 (Super Anti Scratch)
NTSC over 100% /3,000,000 : 1 dynamic contrast
Touch:
10-finger capacitive touch
Industrial-leading 60ms touch response time for smooth gaming experience
Support glove touch
Memory RAM 6GB / 8GB LPDDR4
Capacity Internal Storage:
UFS 2.0 32GB / 64GB / 128GB / 256GB
Micro SD:
Micro SD(SDXC) Card up to2 TB

ASUS WebStorage: 5GB free for life
Google Drive: 100GB free space (2 years)
Battery 3300mAh (non-removable)
BoostMaster Fast Charging : 60% battery capacity in 39 minutes (18W)
PowerDelivery 2.0
Quick Charge 3.0
Depending on testing conditions, results may vary.
Audio Speaker:
Built-in Mono speaker
“New” 5 magnet speaker for up to 40% better performance
ASUS SonicMaster 3.0
DTS Headphone:X™ for virtual 7.1 surround sound
Hi-Res Audio 192kHz/24-bit standard that is 4 times better than CD quality
NXP Smart AMP technology delivers up to 4X sound volume
Video 4K video recording
Wireless Technology 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
5 Ghz 2x2 MIMO Support
Bluetooth V 4.2 +A2DP +EDR
Wi-Fi direct
Navigation GPS/A-GPS/GLONASS/BDS
SIM Cards Dual SIM card
SIM 1: 2G/3G/4G Nano SIM Card
SIM 2: 2G/3G/4G Nano SIM Card
Dual SIM Dual Standby
Only use the nano SIM card or the microSD card at a time
Both SIM card slots support 3G WCDMA network band. But only one SIM card can connect to 3G WCDMA service at a time.
Network Standard UMTS/WCDMA/TD-SCDMA/LTE/TDD-LTE/FDD-LTE
Data Rate:
HSPA+: UL 5.76 / DL 42.2 Mbps
LTE Cat12: DL 600 Mbps
LTE Cat13:UL 75 Mbps
ASUS phone 4G/LTE band compatibility varies by region. Please check compatibility with local carriers If intending to use your ASUS phone outside the original purchase region.
DL Cat.12/13, UL Cat.11 speed vary with the mobile operator and regions. 4G LTE is supported in specific countries/regions only.
NFC Yes
Sensor Accelerator/E-Compass/Gyroscope/Proximity sensor/Hall sensor/Ambient light sensor/RGB sensor/IR sensor (Laser Focus)/Fingerprint/Barometer
I/O Ports
USB Type-C 2.0
3.5mm audio jack(1 Head phone / Mic-in)
Camera Front:

8MP Camera , f/2.0 aperture 85˚ wide-viewing angle
Dual-LED real tone flash
PixelMaster Camera Modes:
Back Light (HDR) Mode
Low Light Mode
Manual Mode (for DSLR-like camera detail settings)
Real Time Beautification Mode
Super Resolution Mode (for up to 4X resolution photos)
Night Mode
Depth of Field Mode
Photo Effect Mode
Selfie Panorama
Selfie Mode
GIF Animation Mode
Panorama Selfie Mode
Miniature Mode
Time Rewind Mode
Smart Remove Mode
All Smiles Mode
Slow Motion Mode
Time Lapse Mode
Panorama Mode

Rear:

23MP Camera, f/2.0 aperture, 6 P Largan lens

Auto Focus
0.03 second laser auto-focus
32 second long exposure
Close-up macro photography (5 cm)
4-axis, 4 stops Optical Image Stabilization for steady photos
0.03 sec Ultrafast TriTech auto focus
Ultra-fast 0.03 sec TriTech Focus System : Phase Detection AF / 2nd gen Laser AF / Continuous AF
Color correction (RGB) sensor for the best white balance and natural-looking colors
RAW file support
Blue Glass IR Filter
Zero Shutter Lag
LED flash
Dual-LED real tone flash
PixelMaster Camera Modes:
Back Light (HDR) Mode
Low Light Mode
Manual Mode (for DSLR-like camera detail settings)
Real Time Beautification Mode
Super Resolution Mode (for up to 4X resolution photos)
Night Mode
Depth of Field Mode
Photo Effect Mode
Selfie Panorama
Selfie Mode
GIF Animation Mode
Panorama Selfie Mode
Miniature Mode
Time Rewind Mode
Smart Remove Mode
All Smiles Mode
Slow Motion Mode
Time Lapse Mode
Panorama Mode
TriCam™ System for Tango:
Motion tracking camera lets ZenFone AR track its location as it moves through space.
Depth sensing camera with an infrared (IR) projector lets ZenFone AR measure its distance from real-world objects.
High-resolution 23MP camera lets you view virtual objects in your actual environment in stunning detail.
Power Adapter Output:
9 V 2 A 18 W
Input:
100-240V AC, 50/60Hz universal
Support Fast Charging /Bundle Fast Charging

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