Google I/O 2017: Tango-supporting Asus Zenfone AR’s launch details revealed

NEW DELHI: At its I/O 2017 engineers’ gathering, Google discussed its endeavors in the Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality spaces. Amid the keynote, the organization discussed Project Tango and its significance. Moreover, it uncovered the time period for the dispatch of the following Project Tango-empowered cell phone – Asus Zenfone AR .
Dirt Bavor, VP of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality at Google, said in an organization blogpost, “First divulged at CES 2017 in Las Vegas, the Asus Zenfone AR will arrive this mid year”.
He additionally included, “For AR, it can be utilized to empower cell phone AR encounters by setting advanced questions in genuine spaces. The following telephone with Tango innovation will be the ASUS ZenFone AR”.
Asus Zenfone AR is the second cell phone to bolster Google’s Project Tango. The first is Lenovo Phab 2 Pro, which was propelled a year ago.
Extend Tango is Google’s Augmented Reality stage that consolidates 3D movement following alongside profundity sensors to show AR content. Subsequent to figuring these elements, the AR programming overlays writings and illustrations on the articles, all things considered.
Running Android 7.0 Nougat, Zenfone AR wears a 5.7-inch AMOLED WQHD show. It is fueled by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chipset (enhanced for Tango) and accompanies a vapor cooling framework, alongside 6GB/8GB of RAM.
Not at all like the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro’s four camera setup, the Zenfone AR has three 23MP Sony IMX cameras.
At I/O 2017, it was said that Google will work together with HTC and Lenovo to make independent VR headsets. The principal items will arrive in the not so distant future.