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Asus Zenfone AR Launched in India at Rs 49,999

Asus has launched its most awaited smartphone in India which is called as the Zenfone AR, Earlier it was launched in CES 2017 event where it was showcased to the world. The smartphone is Asus’s first Smartphone which comes with Augmented Reality feature and with the support of Google’s Daydream viewer.The smartphone comes in the Black colour variant only. The Asus Zenfone AR is priced at Rs 49,999.

The main highlight of the Zenfone AR is that it comes with Tango which is a set of sensors and computer vision software that gives ZenFone AR the ability to understand space and motion like humans do, which gives ZenFone AR augmented reality capabilities that feel positively futuristic.

Project Tango AR

The smartphone comes with some additional features such as the Tri-Cam system, Sonic Master 3.0, Pixel Master 3.0. The most vital addition is that it comes with 8GB of  RAM. The expandable storage can go up to 128 GB which can again be expandable to 2 TB which makes it, even more, faster as ever.

Key Specifications:-

DIMENSIONS
158.7 x 77.7 x 9 mm (6.25 x 3.06 x 0.35 in)
WEIGHT        
170 g (6.00 oz)
SIM    
Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
DISPLAY       
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
SIZE   
5.7 inches (~72.6% screen-to-body ratio)
RESOLUTION          
1440 x 2560 pixels (~515 PPI pixel density)
Multitouch
Yes, up to 10 fingers
PROTECTION          
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
OPERATING SYSTEM        
Android 7.0 (Nougat)
ASUS ZenUI 3.0
CHIPSET       
Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821
CPU   
Quad-core (2×2.35 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)
GPU   
Adreno 530
MEMORY      
Card slot
microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot)
Internal
64/128/256 GB, GB,
6/8 GB RAM
CAMERA      
Primary
23 MP, f/2.0,
OIS (4-axis),
3x zoom,
Phase detection Autofocus,
depth & motion tracking sensors
1/2.6″ sensor size,
1 µm pixel size,
Geo-tagging,
 Touch Focus,
Face Detection,
HDR,
Panorama
Video
2160p@24fps,
1080p@30fps
Secondary
8 MP, f/2.0, 1080p
SOUND         
Loudspeaker
Yes
3.5mm jack
Yes
 24-bit/192kHz audio
DTS Headphone X
 DTS-HD sound enhancement
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
CONNECTIVITY       
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac,
dual-band,
WiFi Direct with hotspot
Bluetooth
4.2, A2DP, LE
GPS   
Yes, with A-GPS,
GLONASS, BDS
Radio
FM radio
USB   
2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector,
 USB On-The-Go
SENSORS     
Fingerprint (front-mounted),
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Proximity sensors
Compass
Barometer
BATTERY                
Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery
Fast battery charging: 60% in 39 min (Quick Charge 3.0)

The Asus Zenfone AR will be available on Flipkart starting today at 4 PM and will be coming with some launch offers such as Rs 2,500 off on Google’s Daydream viewer VR headset and Jio Prime Membership along with 100 GB data.

Stay Tuned for more information on its OS updates and other exciting news related to it.

Ayush Chandra

A Law Student who loves Artificial Intelligence, E-commerce and Startups and is mad for gadgets, Here at TechZappenin, he goes deep into the Technological World and brings out some quite exciting and innovating piece of news for his readers. He is an active content contributor on Quora.