It has the same 6.2-inch Full HD+ 19:9 Super IPS display with notch design and 90% screen-to-body ratio with AI Display for auto colour temperate adjustment. The flagship ZenFone 5z is powered by Qualcomm’s latest top-notch SoC, the Snapdragon 845 with Adreno 630 GPU. The device comes in three models with 4GB RAM and 64GB storage, 6GB RAM and 128GB memory and the top-of-the-line variant with 8-gigs RAM and 256GB flash storage.
The primary lens in the primary camera is a 12 MP sensor from Sony with f/1.8 aperture and 83-degree field of view and the second lens is an 8 MP sensor with a 120-degree rear camera with 120-degree wide-angle lens for portrait shots and shoot images with the wider view.
ZenFone 5z offers a 12MP Sony IMX363 image sensor at the rear with f/1.8 aperture, 16-scene AI scene detection, and AI photo learning, aided by another 8 MP sensor with a 120-degree wide-angle snapper with f/2.2 aperture.
For selfies, there’s an 8MP shooter with f/2.0 aperture, with auto portrait and Selfie panorama modes. The new ASUS smartphones also come with face unlock functionality, which the company claims works in just 0.1 seconds.
The connectivity options of the ASUS ZenFone 5 include dual-hybrid SIM slots, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC and a USB Type-C port. The handset boots Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with the new ASUS ZenUI 5.0 on top. The phone is powered by a 3,300mAh battery, which supports the ASUS BoostMaster technology and AI charging. The brand says that the AI charging dynamically adjusts the charging rate by monitoring the user’s charging habits, slowing down the battery’s ageing process.
It has dual speakers with five-magnets and NXP Smart amplifier. It is also the world’s first smartphone with DTS Headphone: X for 7.1-channel surround sound and comes bundled with Hi-Res Audio earphone.
Jerry Shen Asus CEO said:
We embarked on the ZenFone project four years ago with the idea to create empowering luxury for everyone to enjoy. Today, the ZenFone 5 Series is the most intelligent ZenFone series ever, utilizing advanced AI algorithms and big-data analytics to provide users with a unique slate of intelligent camera, communication and convenience features.
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