The Asus Zenfone 6 has finally been unveiled. The major highlight of the Zenfone 6 if the new flip camera mechanism. The rear camera flips into the selfie camera with a touch of a button. The smartphone is loaded with a glass design, while the chassis is made of metal. Jumping straight to the specifications, 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. It is available in 6GB RAM + 64GB storage option, 8GB RAM + 128GB storage option and 8GB RAM + 256GB storage option.
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.
The update to the Asus 6Z comes in the form of build number 16.1220.1906.167 released on July 22. Amongst the improvements in the update is the rotation stability of the flip camera, better electronic image stabilisation when recording videos and better texture and reduced noise when using the supernight mode.
The latest update shifts the build number of the Asus 6Z to v16.1210.1906.156 and weighs in at 400MB. The update brings the latest June 2019 Android security patch along with new features like support for AR Core and 8X zoom mode in addition to optimisations in Video Call, video recording, camera flipping and screenshots.