Pre-orders for Asus Zenfone AR are now live in US

The Asus Zenfone AR – the world’s first smartphone that lets users experience both augmented reality and virtual reality – is finally available in the US. The device is carrier exclusive to Verizon, which has it listed for $648.

Of course, you can also go the contract way – zero-down followed by 24 monthly payments of $27 each. The unit on offers contains 128GB storage. There’s currently no information on when shipments will begin.

The handset will also be available in unlocked form at some point in future.