Lenovo has launched PHAB 2 Pro, the world’s first tango-enabled smartphone for consumers in the U.S.. It was introduced at the Tech World 2016 in San Francisco back in June and was supposed to go on sale in September.
It has four cameras that includes a 16-megapixel RGB camera, a depth camera, a motion tracking camera and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera for Tango’s 3D mapping technology to understand the world around you.
Lenovo PHAB 2 Pro specifications
- 6.4-inch (2560 × 1440 pixels) Quad HD 2.5D Curved Glass display
- Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 processor (Quad 1.8GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.2GHz A53 CPUs) with Adreno 510 GPU
- 4GB RAM, 64GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
- Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
- Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano + Nano/microSD)
- 16MP camera with PDAF, Depth Sensor for Tango, Motion Tracking Sensor for Tango
- 8MP front-facing camera, f/2.2 aperture, 1.4μm pixel size
- Fingerprint sensor
- DOLBY Atmos sound with 5.1 audio capture, Triple Array Microphones with Active Noise-Cancellation
- Dimensions: 88.57 x 179.83 x 6.98-10.7mm; Weight: 259g
- 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
- 4050mAh battery with fast charging
Google said that there are over 35 Tango apps in the PlayStore. This includes:
- Measure – To measure anything in your home from your door frame to your desk with
- Visualize how furniture and appliances will look in your home with WayfairView, Lowe’s Vision, Homestyler Interior Design, and iStaging.
- Domino World – To Play dominoes
- Crayola Color Blaster – To Paint and draw on all the surfaces
- Sling projectiles to battle a terrible dragon with Slingshot Island.
- Play with virtual pets with Raise.
- Learn about things that are hard to see with Solar Simulator and Dinosaurs Among Us.
- Build new digital worlds with Woorld and Towers for Tango.
- Race on your own personal race tracks with Hot Wheel’s Track Builder, Wild Wild Race and Car Racing.
- Customize your videos with exciting 3D filters with Spectra.
The Lenovo PHAB 2 Pro costs $499.99 (Rs. 33,375 approx.) and is available for purchase from the Lenovo online store in the U.S.