Lenovo PHAB 2 Pro Tango-powered smartphone announced for $499


After announcing Moto Z and Z force modular phones at the Lenovo Tech World event in San Francisco, Lenovo introduced the world’s first tango-powered (project tango) mobile device for consumers in partnership with google, dubbed Lenovo PHAB 2 Pro. The company also announced two more PHAB devices, Lenovo PHAB 2 Plus with Dual 13MP cameras and PHAB 2.

The tango enabled mobile devices can detect the space between the device and object in front of its camera, and is also capable to figure out the motion. Let’s discuss the smartphone’s each feature in detail, the handset comes equipped with a 8-Megapixel front facing camera for selfies.

The rear has three camera setup that includes a 16 Megapixel RGB camera with Tango’s special depth tracking and a motion tracking camera sensors, along with multiple sensors. The device features a fingerprint sensor.

Running Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box, the handset comes with a large 6.4-inch 2.5D Curved Glass display with Quad HD (2560 × 1440 pixels) resolution. The Lenovo PHAB 2 Pro is endowed with an Octa-Core Snapdragon 652 processor along with Adreno 510 GPU.

The smartphone houses 4GB of RAM, 64GB expandable storage up to 128GB, and a 4050mAh battery with fast charging support completes the package. You will also get Triple Array Mic with Active Noise-Cancellation and DOLBY Atmos sound with 5.1 audio capture for an enhanced audio quality.

The 4G LTE-enabled device has Hybrid Dual SIM slots and also comes with all the basic connectivity options such as WiFi (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS. Its measures are 88.57 x 179.83 x 6.98-10.7mm and weighs in at 259 grams. It also comes with full metal body design.

The Lenovo PHAB 2 Pro is priced at $499 (roughly Rs. 33,310) and will roll out globally starting from this September. It comes will be available in only two color options, Champange Gold and Gunmetal Grey.