The alleged specifications and renderings of the Asus ZenFone 8 and Asus ZenFone 8 Flip have leaked to the Internet. According to the report, the Asus ZenFone 8 Flip is equipped with a back cover camera structure, such as the Asus 6Z, which turns into a front camera. In addition, the rendering of the Asus ZenFone 8 has leaked. These indicate that the model has two rear cameras and perforation. Smartphones are expected to launch on May 12 in several markets.
As per tipster Ishan Agarwal, in cooperation With 91Mobile, Asus is expected to keep its motorized swivel camera mechanism alive in the ZenFone 8 Flip. Earlier ZenFone 7 and ZenFone 6Z (launched in India) had the same design. There are a number of cameras housed in a mechanical module that acts primarily as a rear camera. Mechanical module rotation and rear camera settings can be used for video calls and self-capture. The flip camera mechanism also allows the OEM to compress the edge-to-edge screen without a hole or opening. According to the report, the ZenFone 8 Flip has two color options and a blue power button.
The rendering of the smartphone that comes with the Asus ZenFone 8 shows that it has a dual rear camera model and a hole in the upper left corner of the screen. It is also expected to offer two color options and may have a colored power button. Asus ZenFone 8 can also be a “Mini” version, as the latest renderings are parallel leaked earlier this week.
Asus ZenFone 8 Flip, Asus ZenFone 8 specifications (expected)
The Asus ZenFone 8 Flip is expected to feature a 6.67-inch Full HD + AMOLED display with a refresh rate of 90 Hz. The phone is claimed to be equipped with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC combined with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. Previous reports have also claimed that the Asus ZenFone series smartphones will feature the flagship Snapdragon SoC.
The Asus ZenFone 8 Flip motorized triple camera module is expected to have a 64-megapixel primary sensor, an 8-megapixel telephoto lens and a 12-megapixel macro shooter. It can support 8K video recording. The handset can have a 5000 mAh battery with 30 W quick charge support. It measures 165×77.3×9.5 mm and weighs a powerful 230 grams, according to the report.
On the other hand, the Asus ZenFone 8 is expected to carry a 5.92-inch full-HD + display. Previous leak suggested that the smartphone have a refresh rate of 120 Hz. Just like the ZenFone 8 Flip, this model is also expected to use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC combined with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage.
The Asus ZenFone 8 is expected to pack a dual rear camera system with a 64-megapixel primary sensor and a 12-megapixel macro snapper with an 8K video recording option. The smartphone can pack a 4000 mAh battery with a 30 W quick charge. According to the report, the smartphone has a 3.5mm headphone jack, measures 148×68.5x9mm and weighs 170 grams.
Recently report suggested that Asus might launch ZenFone 8 Pro in India as well. It is not clear from the number of models in the series what it is timed will be launched on 12 May at 7 pm CEST (22.30 IST). official microsite suggests that the phone will hit the market in Berlin, New York and Taipei. It is possible that a Taiwanese company may have a separate start-up event in India.