Earlier, it was informed that Asus Zenfone AR will be announced in Taiwan by mid-June. Now, a media invitation has been circulated for an event on June 14 where the Worldâ€™s first 8GB RAM smartphone, Zenfone AR will be announced. The event will be held in Taiwan. A 6GB RAM version will also be launched. The Asus Zenfone AR is the second handset to come with support for Tango, Google's augmented reality (AR) system. It also supports Daydream.
The Asus Zenfone AR sports a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED QHD display powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 SoC. Under the hood, there will be 256GB of internal storage space. Camera-wise, the phone flaunts a 23-megapixel Sony IMX318 camera lens accompanied with TriTech+ autofocus system, dual-PDAF, second-gen Laser Focus, and continuous-focus. The rear camera features 4-axis OIS (optical image stabilisation), 3-axis EIS (electronic image stabilisation) and is also capable of shooting 4K video. On the front, it has an 8-megapixel selfie snapper. The phone packs a 3300mAh battery.
Soon after its launch in Taiwan, the Asus Zenfone AR will be made available in the US market as well. Asus Zenfone will come to India around August.