Unlocked Asus ZenFone AR with Tango and Daydream support goes $100 off to $499

No longer sold through Verizon with CDMA support, the Google Tango and Daydream-powered Asus ZenFone AR can still be purchased unlocked for GSM use starting at an all-time low price of $499.

Google’s Tango AR program ending in March with a total of two phones

Instead, development will shift to ARCore, a wider platform where apps and web interfaces will be involved and not a whole bunch of sensors.

Worth the wait: Verizon’s Tango and Daydream-ready Asus ZenFone AR only costs $648 [UPDATE]

Verizon’s exclusive US availability of the virtual and augmented reality-powered Asus ZenFone AR starts today at a surprisingly sensible price point.

Asus ZenFone AR spreads to the UK with exorbitant pricing, dual camera ZenFone 4 officially coming soon

The Tango-enabled, Daydream-ready Asus ZenFone AR is the company’s first phone in years launched in the UK, with the ZenFone 4 line also around the corner.

Asus ZenFone AR starts selling in India, ZenFone 4 family reportedly coming next month

Still not actually available stateside, the Daydream and Tango-powered Asus ZenFone AR is now up for grabs in India. And the ZenFone 4 is also nigh.

At least five Asus ZenFone 4 variants are coming soon, including ZenFone 4 Pro, 4 Selfie and 4V

We still know very little about the “regular” Asus ZenFone 4 and premium-sounding 4 Pro, but the ZenFone 4 Selfie, Max and 4V specs are already out.

Asus ZenFone 4 family will likely come out in late July, several months behind schedule

All we know about the delay-plagued Asus ZenFone 4 lineup is it includes a “mainstream” 5.5-inch model priced at around $500.

ZTE employees brag about Nubia Z17 water resistance, maybe 8GB of RAM

A couple of cavalier employees have taken to Weibo to show off a new phone that can be cleaned up under the sink and may have 8GB of RAM.

Asus ZenFone AR availability is narrowed down to mid-June in Taiwan, early July on Verizon

Forget that super-vague “summer” ETA. The Daydream and Tango-powered Asus ZenFone AR gets a slightly less vague release timeline now.

Verizon takes in ASUS ZenFone AR, first of the OEM, first with Google Tango

A carrier dances with a Tango-enabled phone for augmented reality. And it’s doing so with a Taiwanese manufacturer of all things… no, not that one.

Galaxy S8 gets Daydream ‘soon’, standalone Google VR headsets coming from HTC and Lenovo

The time will “soon” come for HTC and Lenovo-made Google VR headsets to fly solo, as will for the Galaxy S8 to support Daydream.

Asus joins ranks of companies allegedly working on standalone VR headsets

The mysterious Asus “AIO VR” should purportedly launch sometime this year as one of the world’s first standalone immersive HMDs.

The new BlackBerry, ASUS ZenFone AR, ShadeCraft and more – CES 2017 Wrap-up (Video)

Check out our ultimate CES 2017 wrap-up video, featuring the best and worst of this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Asus ZenFone AR First Look CES 2017: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Ready! (Video)

Regular reality is boring. What if you could have both Augmented AND Virtual Reality in one device? Here’s our Asus ZenFone AR First Look at CES 2017!

ASUS ZenFone AR can Tango, can Daydream, can mix your realities

It does augmented reality with a Snapdragon 821. It brings virtual reality to life with a quad HD screen and a “5-magnet speaker.” ASUS is bringing it on.

Everything you need to know about Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 SoC has come to light

Qualcomm had to hold on to Snapdragon 835’s secrets just a few hours longer, but Evan Blass somehow obtained the press release a little early.

Qualcomm pre-announces ASUS Tango phone, the ZenFone AR

It’s Google’s second phone with its Tango AR technology and ASUS can claim a first with having both Tango and Daydream VR together at once.

Google Tango-based Asus ZenFone AR phone coming at CES, all-in-one VR device later in 2017

Asus has big plans for 2017, reportedly cooking up a ZenFone AR phone and standalone VR headset alongside a ZenFone 4 lineup.