Asus ZenFone AR unboxing

So, we've finally got our grubby mitts on the augmented reality phone by Asus — the ZenFone AR. What is it about? Well, it features a tri-camera module on its back, which allows augmented reality apps to better place virtual objects in our real world. Built for Google's Tango AR platform and being Daydream-ready, it's a sophisticated and exciting peek into one possible future for smartphones.

We've also got some serious hardware on board to drive all of this innovative software — a Snapdragon 821, 6 GB / 8 GB of RAM, 64 GB / 128 GB of storage, and a 3,300 mAh battery. We are about to unbox the ZenFone AR and play with it for the first time — you can enjoy the experience with us by watching the video below!

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ZenFone AR
  • Display 5.7 inches
    2560 x 1440 pixels
  • Camera 23 MP (Single camera)
    8 MP front
  • Hardware Qualcomm Snapdragon 821, 6GB RAM
  • Storage 128GB, microSDXC
  • Battery 3300 mAh
  • OS Android 7.0 Nougat
    ASUS Zen UI



4. GrosseFatigue

Posts: 211; Member since: Jul 27, 2011

Also it is a dual SIM dual standby, not dual active with 2 radios unfortunately but no body does right now.

3. GrosseFatigue

Posts: 211; Member since: Jul 27, 2011

This is an exciting phone with a great price, almost half of the incoming Note 8. Everything Asus makes is top notch.

1. collin3000

Posts: 70; Member since: Apr 28, 2015

Here's hoping they update the OS unlike the Tango enabled Phab2 pro :P

2. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

We can only hope, bruh.

5. cheetah2k

Posts: 2354; Member since: Jan 16, 2011

Interesting that its got Snapdragon inside, considering Asus have heavily used Intel chipsets in the past...

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