Asus Zenfone AR unlocked version is now finally available to buy in USA, although the handset was first introduced at CES 2017, after a few months there has been no information received by the world’s first smartphone to support Daydream VR and Tango AR. Asus Zenfone AR price in USA has been set at $573.45 for the 6GB RAM and 64GB storage variant and it can be purchased via Amazon store.
For those who missed the specifications of the Zenfone AR, based on Android version 7.0 Nougat, powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor that combined a new vapour cooling system to avoid overheating. Display is AMOLED with a 5.7-inch size and QHD (1440 x 2560 pixels) resolution to provide sharp and clear VR experience.
The ZenFone AR is Tango smartphone which designed around machine vision with a camera and sensor setup that provides motion tracking, depth perception, and area learning. The handset also comes with a front fingerprint sensor which embedded in the home button.
The ZenFone AR is also world’s first smartphone with 8GB of RAM, but at the moment we have 6GB of RAM in USA. Based on Android version 7.0 Nougat, ZenFone AR integrates a Qualcomm Snapdragon S821 processor (two cores clocked at 2.34GHz and two core clocked at 1.6GHz) that combined a new vapour cooling system to avoid overheating.
On the camera front, the Asus ZenFone AR sports a 23-megapixel Sony IMX318 camera sensor with TriTech+ autofocus system, dual-PDAF, second-gen Laser Focus, and continuous focus. The rear camera supports 4-axis optical image stabilization (OIS) as well as 3-axis electronic image stabilization (EIS) for video recording alongside support for 4K video recording at 30 fps quite similar to the Asus ZenFone 3 Zoom.