Google Tango Latest News & Update: Lenovo Phab 2 Will Launch Next Month! Incredible Features, Specs, Price Revealed!

By Jason Glenn , Updated Oct 09, 2016 12:00 AM EDT

First Google Tango-based smartphone set to arrive next month, Google's Clay Bavor confirmed. The Lenovo Phab 2 Pro will be the first smartphone to tap into Google Tango that will launch in November.

The Lenovo Phab 2 Pro will pack an advanced camera technology which can sense items in a room that can digitally identify the subjects and also can navigate indoors which Google calls a "computer vision technology platform built for mobile device." Digitaltrends describes it as modules that can map a room in multiple dimensions simultaneously

Popular games such as Pokemon Go, which is a reality based game, that can overlay virtual objects in the real world. Google Tango takes that a step further as it deliver more sophisticated features in smartphones.

Even though Google Tango, has been slow and constantly caught up in delays to its release. Lenovo would be able to launch it Google Tango device this summer but it was rescheduled back to September. Without an exact date, Lenovo stated that he smartphone would ship in the fall. Clay Bavor could not confirm however an exact launch date to CNet.

Even now, saying the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro will launch in November isn't all that forthright.

The Lenovo Phab 2 Pro will go up against a number of other trending devices like the Google's new Pixelphones. In addition to the report, PCMag shed some light over the specs of the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro, "The Google Tango powered Lenovo device is slated to ship with a 6.4in Quad-HD screen, a 16MP rear-facing camera, and a giant 4,050mAh battery. It runs a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor, an aspect that is considered to be a little underpowered but, somehow, is still optimised for Google Tango. It's expected to retail at US$499."

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