Asus Zenfone AR

Asus Zenfone AR
  • CPU: Quad-core (2x2.35 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo)
  • RAM: 4/8 GB RAM
  • Storage: 32/64/128/256 GB | Expendable up to 256 GB
  • Display: 5.7 inches (~72.6% screen-to-body ratio)
  • Camera: 23 Primary | 8 MP Front
  • Battery: Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

8.9 4.5 1
  • Design 9 / 10
  • Display 9 / 10
  • Camera 8 / 10
  • Features 9 / 10
  • Connectivity 9 / 10
  • Performance 10 / 10
  • Battery 8 / 10

ZenFone AR is provided with the innovative TriCam system consisting of three rear cameras — a motion tracking, depth sensing, and high-resolution 23MP camera — that modify the phone to a produce a three-dimensional model of its surroundings and track its motion, thus it will see the world just like you do. The motion pursuit camera lets ZenFone AR track its location as it moves through space.

Pros

  • First widely available Tango phone
  • Reasonably priced for bleeding-edge tech
  • Excellent battery life if you don’t use Tango
  • Reassuring build quality
  • Fingerprint sensor works well

Cons

  • Tango is still a work in progress
  • Huge size could be a deal-breaker
  • Cameras are pretty lousy
  • Lenovo’s software is rough around the edges

The Asus Zenfone AR is one of the first phones that are Google Tango-enabled. In Zenfone AR the camera system features one of the latest Sony IMX 318 sensors. In addition to a motion tracking and depth sensing cameras. The Asus Zenfone AR is a sleek phone that does not look like the tanky Tango devices of before. Indeed, the phone is Daydream-ready as well. Under the hood, it runs on the Snapdragon 821, tweaked to deliver the specific performance required for Tango. On board is also 8GB of RAM.

Asus Zenfone AR - Specification

General

  • Device Type
    Smart Phone
  • Brand
    Asus
  • Model Number
    ZS571KL
  • Model Name
    Zenfone AR
  • Announced
    2017, January
  • Status
    Coming Soon
  • Operating System
    Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)
  • User Interface UI or user interface of a device is the look and feel on-screen menu system. How it works, its color scheme, how it responds to button presses, all of these things are part of the user interface.
    ASUS ZenUI 3.0
  • SIM Type
    Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Quick Charging

Display

  • Display Type
    Super AMOLED
  • Screen Size
    5.7 inches
  • Resolution
    1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Resolution Type
    Full HD
  • Display Colour
    16M colors
  • Pixel Density
    515 ppi pixel density
  • Touch Screen
    Super AMOLED Capacitive touchscreen
  • Display Protection Display Protection => Gorilla Glass is a special alkali-aluminosillicate glass shield with exceptional damage resistance that helps protect mobile display from scratches, drop, and dumps of everyday use, It is always better to go for a smartphone with gorilla Glass for that added protection and peace of mind
    Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Screen to Body Ratio
    72.6% screen-to-body ratio
  • Other Display Features
    Multitouch up to 10 fingers

Design

  • Type
    Bar
  • Dimensions
    158.7 x 77.7 x 9 mm
  • Weight
    170 g (6.00 oz)
  • Colours
    Black

Camera

  • Primary Camera
    23 MP
  • Sensors Sensors are electronic components that detects and responds to some type of input from the physical environment. The specific input could be light, heat, motion, moisture, pressure and location, The output is generally a signal that is converted to use in computing systems, a location sensor, such as a GPS receiver is able to detect current location of your electronic device.
    Motion tracking sensors
  • Autofocus
    Phase detection autofocus
  • Aperture
    F/2.0
  • OIS Optical Image Stabilisation
  • Flash
    Yes, Dual Led Flash
  • Secondary
    8 MP
  • Front Camrea Flash
  • Secondary Camera Features
    f/2.0, 1080p
  • Shooting Modes
    3x optical zoom
  • Camera Features
    1/2.6" sensor size, 1 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • Video Recording

OS & Processor Features

  • Chipset
    Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821
  • CPU
    Quad-core (2x2.35 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo)
  • Architecture
    64 bit
  • Graphics
    Adreno 530
  • RAM (Memory)
    6 GB RAM

Memory & Storage Features

  • Internal Storage
    32/64/128/256 GB
  • Expandable Memory
    Yes, up to 256 GB
  • Memory Card Slot Type
    Uses SIM 2 slot
  • OTG Compatible
  • Call Log Memory

Battery

  • Capacity
    3300 mAh
  • Battery Type
    Li-Ion (Lithium Ion)
  • Placement
    Non-Removable
  • User Replaceable
  • Quick Charging

Connectivity Features

  • Supported Networks
    GSM / HSPA / LTE
  • VoLTE
  • SIM Size
    Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
  • SIM 1
    4G Bands:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40)
    FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
    3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
    2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

    4G Speed: 50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)
    GPRS:Available
    EDGE:Available
  • SIM 2
    4G Bands:TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40)
    FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 850(band 5) / 800(band 20)
    3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
    2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz

    4G Speed: 50 Mbit/s ↑ 300 Mbit/s ↓ (LTE category 6)
    GPRS:Available
    EDGE:Available
  • Wi-fi
  • Wi-fi Hotspot
  • GPS
    Yes
  • NFC
  • HDMI
  • Infrared
  • Audio Jack
    3.5mm Headphone Jack
  • USB Type-C

Multimedia Features

  • Audio Playback
    Yes, MP3, MIDI, WAV, AMR
  • Audio Jack
    3.5mm Headphone Jack
  • Loudspeaker
    Yes
  • FM Radio
  • FM Radio Recording

Special Features

  • Fingerprint Sensor
  • Fingerprint Sensor Position
    Front-Mounted
  • Other Sensors
    Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass

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