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Google Tango VR project debuts on Lenovo Phab Pro 2

Tuesday 1 November 2016 | 17:28 CET | News
Google officially launched its Tango smartphone augmented reality (AR) system, tech news sites reported. The first Tango-enabled device, the Lenovo Phab Pro 2, launched for sale in the US today, priced at USD 499 and around 35 apps are now available on the Google Play Store.

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