June 26: This year’s Mobile World Congress, held in February at Barcelona, was where the Taiwanese company Asus initially unveiled its smartphone series, ZenFone 5. ZenFone 5Z is the most premium in the upcoming ZenFone 5 series. The smartphone giant is likely to launch its product in the Indian market on June 26.
The teaser on Flipkart states that the ‘Big Reveal’ of the phone will be made on June 26 at 8: 45 PM. The ‘#Only OnFlipkart’ banner reveals that the handset will be launched exclusively on the India online- shopping site Flipkart.
The banner on Flipkart which shows off the phrase’ Flagship Redefined’ indicates the launch of Asus ZenFone 5Z. The design patterns on the page also resemble the one which was seen at the promotional shots of the Asus flagship. Asus have not yet officially announced the launch neither have the company sent any invites revealing the launch. Flipkart is expected to disclose the name of the device during the launch.
Asus ZenFone 5Z which will sport a 6.2 inch full HD + (1080x 2246) with a 19:9 aspect ratio will run on ZenUI 5.0. The smartphone which will boast Android 8.0 Oreo out-of- the- box will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC. Adreno 630 GPU will also accompany the chipset. The phone is expected to have 4GB/ 6GB/ 8GB of RAM, and 64GB/ 128GB/ 256GB of inbuilt storage. The dual SIM handset will have a 3300mAh battery assisted by AI charging technology.
When it comes to the camera department, the smartphone comes with a dual camera setup at the back. The primary camera of the dual set up comes with 12 megapixel Sony IMX363 sensor with f/1.8 aperture and the secondary camera is an 8 megapixel selfie camera sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 84- degree FoV. The selfie camera also boasts face lock features.