Today, Asus has tweeted under #TheFlagshipRedefined that something will unveiled at 8:45 pm which will redefine flagship. It was looking like what secret would be unveiled tonight. As clock strikes, the screen shows Asus Zenfone 5z set to launch on 4 July at 12:30 pm. This Asus smartphone was announced in February this year during Mobile World Congress, Barcelona. The Taiwanese company has launched the handset having model no ZS620KL in Japan on June 15.
Asus Zenfone 5z will give tough competition to OnePlus 6. As, it serves latest Qualcomm flagship Snapdragon 845 SoC. Also, because it is the cheapest smartphone which serves SMD 845. It has a notch smaller to that of fruit phone.
Specifications: ASUS Zenfone 5z
The device is powered by AI engine advataged Snapdragon 845 SoC. The processor has eight cores showing (4×2.7 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4×1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver) with Adreno 630 GPU. Paired with 4/6/8GB of RAM with massive 64/128/256 GB of internal storage. ASUS ZenUI 5.0 runs on top of it with Android 8.0 Oreo. The optics is defined by dual camera setup of 12MP+ 8MP with PDAF and dual-tone LED flash at the back. While at the front there is 8MP sensor. With 7.9 mm thickness and 155g weight, the device looks pretty thin and feels light weighted.
6.2-inch IPS LCD display with FHD+ resolution and 19: 9 ratio. It will be a Flipkart exclusive device as confirmed by the company. You can watch the live launch event here. Midnight Blue, and Meteor Silver are the 2 color options. Fingerprint reader, Bluetooth v5.0 and 3300mAh battery with Turbo charger are also popular features.
Another model no ZE620KL (Asus Zenfone 5) was also announced on MWC2018 which is releasing in UK on July 9 at 350 Euros. After releasing of the smartphone, if anyone uses code ZF50 for buying Zenfone 5, he/she has to pay the lower price of 300 Euros. This device has same 6.2-inch 19: 9 FHD+ display, 1.8GHz Snapdragon 636 with 4/6GB RAM, 12+8 MP rear cameras and 3300mAh battery. Earlier on June 22, Asus Max Pro M1 can be seen on Flipkart. It has three RAM variants with 3/4/6 GB. The price is around 15000 INR.