Asus has today announced the launch of the latest flagship smartphone, the Zenfone 6.
The company has made some major improvements in the ZenUI and it now features near-stock experience. The company has also cut down the bloatware to just 11 pre-installed applications and it has introduced a new system-wide Dark mode.
The Asus Zenfone 6 is equipped with 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.
The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor along with Adreno 640 GPU.
For optics, the Zenfone 6 features a dual-camera setup. The phone is equipped with a 48-megapixel primary lens with Sony IMX586 sensor, f/1.79 aperture, laser autofocus and LED flash, while the secondary camera is a 13-megapixel wide-angle lens with 125-degree field of view.
It will be available in 6GB RAM + 64GB storage option, 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage option.
The phone is equipped with face unlock. There is also a fingerprint sensor at the back panel.
The smartphone runs on Android 9.0 Pie, which based on ZenUI 6.
On the battery front, it is equipped with a 5000mAh battery and the company has bundled an 18W fast charger as well.
Connectivity options include dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth, WiFi, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, dual-SIM and USB Type-C port.
The phone is loaded with top-notch performance and hardware, making it the contender of the flagship of the year.
As for the competition is concerned, it will face stiff competition with the likes of OnePlus 7 Pro, Google Pixel 3a XL and Samsung Galaxy S10e.