Google’s Project Tango is announced in February 2014 with the developer edition tablets. The company made it available to the public starting from May 2015 but limiting it only to the US. Now, the company debuted the Project Tango in international markets with the launches in Canada and South Korean markets. It will be followed by launches in Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom starting August 26.
Google then worked with the universities, research labs, and industrial partners spanning nine countries around the world to build on the last decade of research in robots and computer vision, concentrating that technology into a unique mobile device. Then these devices are only available for developers via Google PLAY Store which can imagine the possibilities of the future and going down the line these devices will be commercial ready. So lets have a quick check on what are the list of specs and features of tablet which is out for developers under Project Tango.
Specs and Features of Project Tango Tablet:
With 7 inches of screen size and HD IPS Panel, this device comes with the 323PPI and not to forget the scratch resistant corning glass. With an incredible 4GB RAM and 128 GB internal storage, this device also comes with the NFC, Dual Band Wi-Fi (2.4GHz/5GHz) WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n support along with the audio stereo speakers, 3.5mm headset audio jack and GPS connectivity options. With a 1 MP front facing, fixed focus with IR LED, this tablet also comes with the 4 MP 2µm RGB-IR pixel sensor at the back. Also, this device comes with the KitKat 4.4.2 Android OS. We have also summed up the detailed list of specs and features below;
- 7-inch HD IPS Screen,
- 36mm thickness,
- 323PPI of Display,
- Scratch resistant Corning glass,
- Dual-band Wi-Fi (2.4GHz/5GHz) WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n,
- NFC (reader and peer to peer modes),
- 1 MP front facing, fixed focus with IR LED,
- 4 MP 2µm RGB-IR pixel sensor,
- KitKat 4.4.2 Android OS,
- Dual stereo speakers,
- 370 grams weight,
- 4GB RAM,
- 128GB internal memory
Price and Availability:
Though the device is launched with a price tag of $1,024, the prices had slashed down to $512 when the tablet was made available to public in May 2015. It can be purchased from Google PLAY Store.