ASUS ZenFone 6 now official with Snapdragon 855 and new Flip Camera technology

ASUS officially launched the ZenFone 6 with flagship specs including Snapdragon 855 and 8GB of RAM.

ASUS ZenFone 6 now official with Snapdragon 855 and new Flip Camera technology!
ASUS ZenFone 6 now official with Snapdragon 855 and new Flip Camera technology!


ASUS ZenFone 6 has new Flip Camera technology

ASUS ZenFone 6 specs
ASUS ZenFone 6 specs

To start off, ZenFone 6 has a 6.4-inch FHD+ Nano-edge All-screen IPS panel with 19:5:9 aspect ratio. It has no notch with 92 percent screen-to-body ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection. Inside it has a 2.84GHz Snapdragon 855 octa-core AIE processor, Adreno 640 GPU. up to 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM, up to 256GB of UFS 2.1 storage, and a 5,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 4.0.

Dual cameras work for both rear and selfie shots
Dual cameras work for both rear and selfie shots


There is a dual camera setup at the back with a 48MP f/1.79 Sony IMX 586 main sensor and a 13MP 11mm ultra-wide sensor. It has Laser PDAF and dual LED flash. For selfies, well, it uses the same cameras too. ASUS introduced their Flip Camera technology that allows the main camera sensors to “flip” forward at 180 degrees. This unlocks all the main camera modes such as ultra-wide and Pro mode for selfies. It even allows 4K UHD video recording at 60fps with EIS.

The Flip Camera technology
The Flip Camera technology

It can even turn for 90-degree position!
It can even turn for 90-degree position!

The Flip Camera module is made out of Titanium, Liquid Metal and Stainless Steel and is built to last 100,000 flips. Zen UI is also improved and mimics Stock Android UI closer. It also sports Dual Band WiFi, WiFi direct, NFC, and Bluetooth 5.0.

Price and availability

There will be three variants for the ASUS ZenFone 6. The 6GB/64GB variants goes for EUR 499, 6GB RAM/128GB for EUR 559 and 8GB/256GB for EUR 599. Local pricing and availability is yet to be confirmed but we will update you as soon as we can.

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Source: ASUS ^(https://www.asus.com/event/zenfone6/)