Aside launching the ZUK Edge, Lenovo also unveiled its latest Tango enabled smartphone, the Phab2 Pro in China. The Lenovo Phab2 Pro was launched in the foreign market sometime around the middle of this year but this is the first time the powerful smartphone is being introduced to the local market in Lenovo’s home country- China.
As would be recalled, the Phab2 Pro is an AR (Augmented Reality) enabled smartphone and is in fact the world’s first use of Google’s Tango technology in a consumer device. The smartphone sports a 6.4-inch IPS display with 2K (QHD) resolution. It is also equipped with an array of sensors and sports three rear cameras for a better AR experience.
The Phab2 Pro is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor which is backed by 4GB of RAM as well as 64GB of internal storage, ensuring there is enough storage space for data. There is a large 4050mAh battery onboard the device which has support for fast charging.
As regards the camera specs, the Project Tango enabled Lenovo Phab2 Pro sports a 16MP main camera at the rear, as well as Tango motion detection and position sensors. There is also a rear fingerprint sensor just under the cameras. Up front, the Phab2 Pro features an ample 8MP front-facing camera for selfies. The device also comes with a Dolby Audio Capture 5.1 with Dolby Atmos audio system onboard.
The Lenovo Phab2 Pro AR phone comes in gold and gray colors and carries a price tag of 3,999 Yuan (about $575). The phone will be available in Lenovo and Jingdong Mall from December 26
Lenovo Phab2 Plus – Specs & Price
Apart from the AR enabled Phab2 Pro, Lenovo also unveiled a non-AR phone – the Phab2 Plus. The Lenovo Phab2 Plus also sports a 6.44-inch IPS display but with an FHD resolution. The Phab2 Plus is powered by a MediaTek MT8783 chipset which is an octa-core processor and is clocked at 1.3GHz.
The Lenovo Phab2 Plus packs 3GB of RAM as well as 32GB of expandable storage. The Phab2 Plus also features a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and an 8MP front-facing sensor. The device equally packs a 4050mAh battery and is priced at 1399 yuan ($201).