Asus ZenFone 5Z, is the most premium and much awaited Flagship phone out of the ZenFone series. Zenfone 5 and Zenfone 5z is already announced by the Asus in MWC earlier this year, now it is set to launch in India next week on July 4, as per a teaser shown on Flipkart.
Asus Zenfone 5Z: Design and display
As per the reports, Asus Zenfone 5z will flaunts an entirely glass-covered body, providing a richer and premium look. It will measures 153 x 75.65 x 7.7 mm in dimensions and weighs around 165 g including the battery.
On Display side it is said to carry a 6.2-inch Full HD+ (2246 x 1080 pixels) IPS LCD screen with around 90% screen to body ratio as per the Company claims. It will come with a Iphone X style notch design in the front.
The screen is said to be protected by a 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass on both sides of the phone. Yes, Phone will come with a glass body on the back side but it will not carry any Wireless charging as per the reports.
Asus ZenFone 5Z specifications
The Asus ZenFone 5Z will be a dual-SIM device running ZenUI 5.0 on top of Android 8.0 Oreo. It will support a 6.2-inch full-HD+ (1080×2246 pixels) LCD display with a 19:9 aspect ratio carrying a notch. It will be powered by Qualcomm’s flagship Snapdragon 845 SoC coupled with an artificial intelligence engine (AIE), paired with an Adreno 630 GPU, with 6GB/8GB of RAM, and 128GB/256GB of internal storage. Battery is said to be of 3300mah, which will support AI charging technology.
On the Connectivity side handset will includes 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, FM radio, a USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
Asus Zenfone 5Z: Camera
The main feature which Asus is showing is it’s AI Camera – “AI Cameras that think for you.” Wondering what’s different as Over the last couple of months, we have already seen various brands which are flaunting their devices with AI cameras claiming as best.
Asus Zenfone 5Z will also boosts with AI Camera. On the Rear side, it is said to have a Dual Camera setup having one 16MP primary sensor with a f/1.7 aperture as well as a 13MP secondary dual pixel sensor with f/1.8 aperture which supports PDAF, OIS and LED flash. AI camera features include scene detection, photo learning, real-time portrait and beautification.
Meanwhile, the Rear camera also supports 4K (2160p) video recording at 60 frames per second (fps).
On the front Side there will be a 8MP selfie camera with f/2.0 aperture.
Asus Zenfone 5z : Launch & Price
As per the teaser the smartphone will be exclusive to Flipkart in India and will be launching on 4th July in India. Apart from that, no pricing and availability details are currently available.
However, The ZenFone 5Z was announced at MWC 2018, in February, at a price of EUR 479 (about Rs. 38,200) for the 4GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant.
6GB RAM/ 64GB ROM- Rs. 29999
6GB RAM/128GB ROM- Rs. 34999
8GB RAM/256GB ROM- Rs. 39999