Asus 6Z runs on Android Pie with the company's Zen UI 6 on top, with a promise to upgrade to Android Q and Android R.
Asus 6Z was launched in India last week at a starting price of Rs 31,999. Now the smartphone will go on sale in the country today exclusively on Flipkart at 12 noon. It will be offered in Midnight Black and Twilight Silver colour variants.
Asus 6Z comes in three variants - 6GB RAM + 64GB storage priced at Rs 31,999, 6GB RAM + 128GB storage priced at Rs 34,999, and the top-end 8GB RAM + 256GB storage model is priced at Rs 39,999.
For the launch offers, customers will get Complete Mobile Protection plan at just Rs 99 which includes hardware and software issues, broken screens, liquid damage, doorstep pickup & drop, guaranteed repair or replacement. Additionally, the Asus 6Z ICICI Bank Debit or Credit card buyers will get 5 percent instant discount with EMIs. There is also a 5 percent discount with Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card.
Asus 6Z features a 6.4-inch Full HD+ NanoEdge display with a screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, 600nits brightness, HDR support and Corning Gorilla Glass 6 protection. Under the hood, the phone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor along with Adreno 640 GPU. It runs on Android Pie with the company's Zen UI 6 on top, with a promise to upgrade to Android Q and Android R. There is a fingerprint sensor at the back of the phone.
The major highlight of the Asus 6Z of the new flipping camera mechanism. The flip camera module can be used to selfies as well as a rear-facing camera. The phone features a 48-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.79 aperture and a 13-megapixel secondary sensor with a 125-degree ultra-wide angle lens and f/2.4 aperture. The cameras are capable of shooting at 4K 60fps with features like auto panorama among others.
Asus 6Z is backed up by a massive 5,000mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 4.0. Connectivity features include dual SIM, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, NFC, GPS, USB Type-C port, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The dimensions are 159.1x75.11x8.1-9.1mm and it weighs 190 grams.
The smartphone also has a Smart Key that can be used to call the Google Assistant and can be customised to do other things like shortcuts for Do Not Disturb, Sound Profile, FM radio, and Applock via Face and Fingerprint and more. The phone also features dual 5-magnet speakers with dual NXP TFA9874 smart amplifiers, 2 noise cancelling headphones, Hi-Res Audio support, and DTS Headphone:X support.