After a few years away, ASUS has announced it will begin selling smartphones in the UK again. It begins with the Google Tango powered Zenfone AR which will be up for pre-order from ASUS directly beginning on July 21. ASUS isn't coming back with a budget phone, then. Show More Summary
World's first smartphone with 8GB of RAM lands in India. When ASUS unveiled the ZenFone AR earlier this year, it became the first phone to feature 8GB of RAM. It's also the first device that can handle both Tango and Daydream — Google's AR and VR platforms. Show More Summary
The ZenFone AR is the first high-end Tango phone (and the second overall, after the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro) and the first phone that supports Tango and Daydream VR.
ASUS is issuing a pretty big update for the ZenFone AR.
Wondering when we'll be able to get the ZenFone AR? After 6 long months, we may soon have an answer, with ASUS holding a June 14th launch in Taiwan.
The first Tango-enabled AR phone with appealing specs could be available in less than a month.
In an interview at Computex 2017, ASUS CEO Jerry Shen confirmed that the ASUS ZenFone AR would launch in the US at the end of June or early July.
We knew that the ZenFone AR would be hitting the shelves sometime this summer, but now we have a more precise timeframe for its US launch.
We already knew from Google I/O that ASUS' ZenFone AR, the second-ever Tango phone (and the first to also support Daydream), was getting close to its official launch, and that it's coming to the US as a Verizon exclusive this summer....Show More Summary
We got a chance to see what kind of progress ASUS and Google have mad on the ZenFone AR with Tango. Check out the post for hands-on photos and video before the phone hits Verizon stores this summer.
During its VR keynote today, Tango project lead Johnny Lee revealed the ASUS ZenFone AR will arrive to Verizon sometime this summer.
Verizon will sell the ASUS ZenFone AR later this summer, and that's a great thing for AR. Later this summer, Verizon will be the first U.S. carrier to sell a Tango-enabled device, which also happens to be the second ever phone to support...Show More Summary
The Asus ZenFone AR phone with both Google Tango and Daydream comes out this summer to Verizon. One thing you can do: see how clothes look in your size before buying.
For the ASUS Zenfone AR, things are going mainstream. The phone will be sold at Verizon in the US, Google I/O talks revealed.
Verizon Wireless will be the first U.S. carrier to offer a Project Tango smartphone to its customers. The forthcoming Asus ZenFone AR will arrive later this summer, according to Google executive Johnny Lee. The ZenFone AR is significantly smaller than the first Project Tango handset, which was the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro. Show More Summary
During the second day of Google I/O, a big focus is on augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), markets that Google wants to capitalize on. That includes Project Tango for AR and the Daydream VR platform. Devices are a necessity for Google to achieve that, and today ASUS announced some news [...]