Asus ZenFone AR, the world’s first phone with Google DayDream and Tango support, was launched in India on Thursday at an event in New Delhi, and will go on sale from 4pm IST exclusively on Flipkart. The smartphone was first unveiled back at CES 2017, and its biggest highlight is the presence of 8GB of RAM, apart from, of course, support for Google Tango augmented reality (AR) platform as well as the Google Daydream virtual reality (VR) platform. With a set of sensors and cameras, the ZenFone AR lets users navigate the world of augmented reality with Tango AR apps.
As we mentioned, the Asus ZenFone AR also supports the Daydream platform, with access to Daydream-supported apps. Apart from the RAM and the AR/ VR support, Taiwanese consumer electronics giant Asus is also touting the camera system on the ZenFone AR, which sports a 23-megapixel rear sensor with dual-PDAF, laser autofocus, OIS, and EIS, apart from motion tracking depth and sensing cameras, as well as an infrared (IR) rangefinder. The smartphone also sports a “premium-crafted metallic diamond-cut” body, and bears a fingerprint sensor on the home button.
Asus ZenFone AR price in India, launch offers
Asus ZenFone AR price in India is Rs. 49,999, and as we mentioned, the smartphone will go on sale in the country from 4pm IST on Flipkart. It will only be available in a Black colour variant in India. The company has brought the 8GB of RAM/ 128GB inbuilt storage variant to India, though it had unveiled a 6GB RAM option apart from inbuilt storage ranging from 32GB up to 256GB at launch. In the box, users get the Asus ZenEar S earphones that support DTS Headphone:X and…