Taiwanese technology company Asus is all set to launch its 6Z smartphone in India today. Asus 6Z has been launched globally already, however, it is known as Asus Zenfone 6 in other parts of the world. The company has changed the name of the handset for India only. The key highlight of the device is, of course, its rotating camera module that lets users click selfies using the primary cameras. It is a lot like the one that we saw on Samsung Galaxy A80, which will also be making its way to India soon.
If you have been looking forward to the launch of Asus 6Z, then you would be happy to know that you can watch the handset’s launch live. The technology company will be live-streaming the launch event of Asus 6Z at 12 pm noon today. You can head to Asus’ Facebook page or official YouTube channel to watch the launch of the device. We have also embedded the video of the live stream on this page, so you can also just watch it here.
Asus 6Z price (expected)
Globally, Asus 6Z smartphone is available in three storage variants – 6GB RAM/64GB storage, 6GB RAM/128GB storage and 8GB RAM/256GB storage. The base model costs EUR 499, the 128GB storage variant is priced at EUR 559 and the top-end version bears a price tag of EUR 599. The Asus 6Z handset is available in Midnight Black and Twilight Silver colour options. On conversion, the pricing of the device can be seen to start at approximately Rs 38,852 and goes up to around Rs 46,638. In India too, the price range of Asus 6Z is expected to be the same.
Asus 6Z specifications
Asus 6Z handset runs Android 9.0 Pie with the company’s own Zen UI 6 on top and it is promised to get upgrades to Android Q and Android R. The new offering by Asus sports a 6.4-inch full-HD+ IPS display that has an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 and a colour gamut of 100 DCI-P3.
The device is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 SoC and it comes with up to 8GB of RAM and Adreno 640 GPU. Asus 6Z smartphone has up to 256GB of internal storage and it has support for microSD cards of up to 2TB.
For imaging duties, the smartphone sports a dual rear camera setup that consists of a 48MP primary sensor clubbed with a 13MP ultra-wide-angle sensor. Asus 6Z smartphone comes with a massive 5,000mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 4.0.
It is also equipped with dual speakers and dual smart amplifiers. The connectivity options of the device include USB Type-C, NFC, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, and GPS.
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