Lenovo to launch world’s first Tango phone in September for $499

Lenovo announced a new range of phablets — Phab 2, Phab 2 Plus and the Phab 2 Pro — Which will be coming to the US in September. The range offers some exciting features, though the true highlight of the new range is the Phab 2 Pro that will be the first consumer device to support with Google’s Tango technology.

The new Tango technology add augmented reality to a smartphone and work much what you’d expect from a scaled-down version of Microsoft’s HoloLens.

The Pro version of the series will come with a 6.4-inch QHD screen powered by a 4GB of RAM and a Snapdragon 652 chipset. Other key features will include a fingerprint scanner, 4,050mAh battery, Dolby Atmos 5.1 sound recording and an 8MP front camera. Though the 16-megapixel camera (with Tango) is what will rope most consumer.

The 16 camera comes with a wide-angle camera and special depth-sensing unit in order to support Tango. With all these components, the camera can map out an area, add augmented objects and track objects in the real word.

The Phab 2 pro will be available in September in US for $499 (Approx Rs 33,400) while the Phab 2 will retail for $199 (Approx Rs 13,300) and the Phab 2 Plus will set you back $299 (Approx Rs 20,000).

Posted by on June 13, 2016. Filed under Technology. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. Both comments and pings are currently closed.