ZenFone 6- the latest smartphone by Asus to enter Indian market soon. Flipkart is selling the Taiwanese gadget in the country which has set up a dedicated page for the Asus ZenFone 6 on its website. The page shows the ZenFone 6 as ‘coming soon’. Asus ZenFone 6 was launched in Spain last week.
The highlight of the new Asus ZenFone 6 is its flip camera module that becomes a selfie shooter whenever required, thus eliminating the need of a separate front camera setup altogether.
The ZenFone 6 is powered by octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC, paired with up to 8GB of RAM and Adreno 640 GPU. The phone packs up to 256GB of inbuilt storage (UFS 2.1), which can be expanded using a dedicated microSD card slot (up to 2TB).
The dual-SIM (Nano) Asus ZenFone 6 runs on Android Pie with the company’s Zen UI 6 on top. The phone features a 6.4-inch full-HD+ (1080×2340 pixels) IPS screen with 19.5:9 aspect ratio.
On the imaging front the phone packs a dual camera setup, which houses a 48-megapixel primary shooter with f/1.79, laser focus, and dual-LED flash as well as a 13-megapixel secondary ultra-wide-angle camera.
The phone will have a massive 5,000mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 4.0. There are dual speakers onboard as well with dual smart amplifiers and 3.5mm audio jack.
The dimensions of the new Asus phone are 159.1×75.11×8.1-9.1mm and it weighs 190 grams. It includes USB Type-C, NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5), Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS connectivity options. The company is also touting the presence of stereo speakers (top and bottom), and a notification LED light.
The Asus ZenFone 6 price starts at EUR 499 (roughly Rs. 39,100) for the 6GB + 64GB variant, while the 6GB + 128GB version will retail at EUR 559 (roughly Rs. 43,800), and finally, the top-end 8GB + 256GB variant is priced at EUR 599 (roughly Rs. 47,000). It has been made available in Midnight Black and Twilight Silver options.