Tag: Project Tango

RIP, Project Tango: Google To Shut Down AR Tech In Favor Of ARCore

It's official: Project Tango is shutting down on March 1. Google is putting an end to the old AR technology to focus efforts on the new ARCore.

Google December 16, 2017

Asus ZenFone AR Gets A Possible June 14 Launch Date

The first Tango-capable smartphone from Asus will reportedly launch on June 14 in Taiwan, with a US release scheduled in July. Hopefully the Asus ZenFone AR is a better attempt at Tango than the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 7, 2017

Asus Zenfone AR Will Arrive This Summer On Verizon: What Does The Google Project Tango Smartphone Offer?

The Asus Zenfone AR will arrive in the United States in the summer, with Verizon the only carrier that will be selling the smartphone. The device is the first one that will support both Google's Project Tango and Daydream platforms.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 19, 2017

Google Will Help You Shop At A BMW Showroom Using Augmented Reality

Google and BMW are developing a mobile app called the i Visualizer, which will allow prospective car buyers to view a virtual car using augmented reality.

Car Tech January 7, 2017

LOOK: VR And AR Combine In The Ambitious New Asus ZenFone AR

News about the Asus ZenFone AR have surfaced online after Qualcomm accidentally posted a press release in its website ahead of the phone's launch at CES 2017. The Asus ZenFone AR will combine technology for both virtual reality and augmented reality.

Smartphones January 4, 2017

Qualcomm Accidentally Unveils Asus ZenFone AR: What Are The Specs, Features Of The Second Google Tango Smartphone?

Qualcomm accidentally unveiled the Asus ZenFone AR, the second Google Project Tango-enabled smartphone. The device will be powered by the Snapdragon 821 processor and will be officially announced at CES 2017.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 2, 2017

Lenovo Will Release Another Project Tango Smartphone Next Year To Keep Up With Competitors

Lenovo recently launched the Phab 2 Pro, the first smartphone to support Google's Project Tango. The company, looking to maintain market leadership in the augmented reality smartphone market, will release a second device next year.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech December 20, 2016

Tango Phone Lenovo Phab 2 Pro Now Available: Google Plays Up Tango Apps That Will Give You The AR Experience

The Lenovo Phab 2 Pro is officially available, and it's coming in the smartphone scene with a slew of Tango apps that will offer a great AR experience, which Google highlights.

Apps/Software November 2, 2016

Google's First Project Tango Phone Is Here: Meet The AR-Touting Lenovo Phab 2 Pro, Now On Sale

The intriguing Lenovo Phab 2 Pro officially went on sale today, launching as the first fully-equipped AR smartphone. Touting Google Tango augmented reality technology, the Phab 2 Pro makes an interesting proposition.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech November 1, 2016

Lenovo's Project Tango Smartphone Phab 2 Pro To Launch On Nov. 1

Lenovo's Phab 2 Pro, the world's first device to showcase Google's Project Tango, is coming to the United States on Nov. 1. It will be equipped with camera sensors that can convey 3D space and bring virtual objects into the real world.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 28, 2016

Google's First Project Tango Smartphone Coming Next Month As Lenovo Phab2 Pro

Google's first Project Tango smartphone, the Lenovo Phab2 Pro, was delayed to this fall but it's finally getting closer to release. The augmented reality smartphone will hit the scene next month at $499 unlocked.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 5, 2016

Google And Qualcomm Join Forces To Optimize More Snapdragon Processors For Project Tango

Qualcomm and Google have teamed up to expand support for Project Tango, paving the way to better augmented reality experiences. The Snapdragon 820 and future Snapdragon 800 and 600 series processors will be Tango-optimized, so here's what this means.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 29, 2016

Lenovo Phab2 Pro, World's First Google Project Tango Phone, Is Here: So, What Is It Really?

Lenovo unveiled the Phab2 Pro, the world’s first smartphone with Google’s Project Tango. Here’s what the AR tech means in terms of the device.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 10, 2016

First Project Tango Smartphone Might Be 6.4-Inch Lenovo PHAB2 Pro: Here Are The Details

In collaboration with Google, Lenovo is set to roll out a consumer-ready smartphone that features Project Tango. The device is dubbed PHAB2 Pro per a leak and will boast a 6.4-inch QuadHD display.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 8, 2016

Google I/O 2016 Expectations: Standalone VR Headset, Project Tango, Self-Driving Cars And More

Google is expected to shed more light about its future plans during Google I/O, which starts on May 18. Project Tango, Android N and a new VR headset are some of the expectations from the upcoming event.

Google May 14, 2016

Lenovo-Google Augmented Reality Smartphone To Hit Shelves In July

Lenovo CEO Yang Yuanqing said that the augmented reality smartphone which the company is working on in partnership with Google's Project Tango will be released in July. The revolutionary smartphone will have a price tag of $500.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 24, 2016

Lenovo Is Making A Project Tango Smartphone For $500: Here’s Why You Should Care

In collaboration with Google, Lenovo will be the first device manufacturer to roll out a consumer-ready smartphone that features Project Tango. The device is set to launch in the summer of 2016.

Smartphones January 11, 2016

Lenovo And Google Announce Partnership To Develop Project Tango Smartphone

Lenovo and Google have teamed up to create the first Project Tango-enabled smartphone that is slated for the summer of 2016.

Smartphones January 8, 2016

Intel's RealSense And Google Project Tango Phone Is Now Up For Preorder

Intel's smartphone that comes pre-loaded with RealSense and Google's Project Tango is now up for preorder. The device costs $399.99 and is aimed toward developers who want their apps to have better depth perception.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech January 7, 2016

Google Announces The Best Apps For Project Tango

Google announced four apps that won its Project Tango App Contest, three of them mobile games that incorporate the tech.

Apps/Software November 2, 2015

Intel And Google Team Up To Bring 3D Camera Smartphones One Step Closer To Reality

At their developer's conference, Intel unveiled a reference design for a 3D camera smartphone — and their collaboration with Project Tango.

Apps/Software August 18, 2015

Google And Qualcomm Set To Tango

Qualcomm has lent its expertise to Google's Project Tango. The plan has everything to do with virtual reality.

Wearable Tech June 1, 2015

You Can Now Grab Google's Project Tango Tablet For $512 Even Without An Invite

If you’re a developer and want to get started working on 3D apps, the Project Tango tablet could give you a good head start.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 28, 2015

Google Tango pirouettes into ISS to help robots do their job

Google smartphones, designed with 3D-sensing technology, have been handpicked to become robot guides by NASA. The handsets, equipped with the Tango hardware, will act as the brains and eyes of robots.

Space July 13, 2014

Google Project Tango 3D-mapping tablet is very much real but only for developers

Google is on a roll where innovation is concerned, and it appears the company is about to innovate again in a big way with its Tango tablet.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 10, 2014

Google showcases Project Tango Tablet kit for developers, will sell for $1,024

Google unveils its new high-end 3D tablet, but it’s not for consumers. Only developers can get their hands on this $1,000 tablet for creating 3D apps and games.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 9, 2014

Google 7-inch 3D-mapping Project Tango Tablet Development Kit announced (Video)

Google has officially announced its Project Tango Tablet Development Kit and is allowing developers to sign up to be notified when the device is available. It's priced at $1,024 and is intended for developers.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 5, 2014

Google Project Tango tablet reportedly has 3D mapping capabilities: Is it set for I/O unveil?

Google's Project Tango tablet is to have 3D mapping. Will it be ready for public viewing for next month's developer conference?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 27, 2014

Google developing tablets with 3D camera? Hello, Project Tango

Google is said to be developing tablets that are offshoot of its Project Tango smartphone. But the tablet is supposedly capable of shooting objects in 3D images. Here’s what we know initially.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 25, 2014

Google Project Tango 3D mapping tablets may be the iPad killer the world is waiting for

A new report is claiming that Google is working on a new tablet that is capable of 3D mapping the user's surroundings. This tablet is likely product of Google's Project Tango.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 24, 2014

Google goes back to the future with Project Tango

Google announced Project Tango on Thursday. The new project focuses on futuristic technology like 3D scanning and augmented reality gaming.

Gadgets February 21, 2014

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