Asus ZenFone 6 Specs Out: Features, Price, India Launch, Availability & More!
Asus Zenfone promises some stunning features
After a long haul, Asus is finally set to bring in the Zenfone 5Z successor. The alleged smartphone has been in the news for the rumors, and the new listing leaks some key details about Zenfone 6.
The smartphone has been spotted on Geekbench, alleged to be ZenFone 6.
Interestingly, the leaked scores of Asus Zenfone 6 beat the newly launched Samsung flagship, Galaxy S10.
The smartphone will soon be launching in Spain, with an imminent launch in the country in a few weeks. Let’s check out the specs and top features.
Asus Zenfone 6: Features & Specs
Leaked via Slashleaks, the GeekBench listing records a new Asus flagship, expected to be the next Zenfone Z series flagship. The Zenfone 6 smartphone will run on the latest Qualcomm flagship processor, the Snapdragon 855 octa-core SoC.
The Geekbench listing has revealed that Asus Zenfone 6 will sport 6GB of RAM. There would be other variants as well, expected upto 10GB or 12GB of RAM.
Asus Zenfone 6 has also received the regulatory WiFi certification.
The device ran on Android 9 Pie. Zenfone 6 will come with no additional bloatware.
The earlier leaks hint at triple camera setup with a new design technology. The company may fit in a motorized front-facing camera or a dot notch display.
There would be other devices in the ZenFone 6 series as well, and in India the 6Z may come later.
Though, the presence of Snapdragon 855 already makes it a top-end flagship.
The last Asus Zenfone 5 series came with three models, of which only the top model, Zenfone 5Z only made it to India.Similarly, only the top model is expected to launch in India against the upcoming OnePlus flagship, the OnePlus 7.
Asus Zenfone 6 Beats Samsung Galaxy S10 In Geekbench Scores
The model on Geekbench, ASUS_I01WD or the alleged Asus Zenfone 6 has scored 3,527 points on a single core test and 11,190 points in multi-core tests. Powered by Snapdragon 855, the device used for the test had 6GB of RAM running on the latest Android 9 Pie.
Interestingly it has beaten another newly launched Qualcomm-powered smartphone, Samsung Galaxy S10.
Samsung Galaxy S10 (with Qualcomm chipset) was able to score 3,438 and 10,637 points in the single and multi-core tests, respectively.
Asus Zenfone 6 India Launch | Asus Zenfone 6 Launch In India
The smartphone is expected to launch in a few days after OnePlus 7 India launch. It’s still unclear whether the alleged Geekbench device is Zenfone 6 or Zenfone 6Z. The presence of Snapdragon 855 hints at being the top model, so this variant may make it to India post the global launch.
ZenFone 6 will launch in Spain on May 16.
The smartphone will later launch in India, though nothing official has not yet been confirmed.
Last year, the Asus 5Z flagship debuted in India after OnePlus 6 in mid-2018. So the Taiwanese tech giant is expected to hold a launch in the same period for Zenfone 6 in India.
Asus Zenfone 6 India Price | Asus Zenfone 6 Price In India
Coming to the Zenfone 6 India price, the smartphone will again be priced very aggressively in the entry premium flagship category. The device will be pitted against the next OnePlus flagship.
Asus Zenfone 6 India price will not be at par with the global price, and is expected to be very competitive.
Last year, before Poco F1, it was Asus Zenfone 5Z which was the cheapest Snapdragon 845 smartphone in the country.
In 2019, the Zenfone 6 will again come with an affordable price tag, preferably cheaper than the next OnePlus flagship. The smartphone will be available via Flipkart, its exclusive online partner in India.
Stay tuned for more updates on Asus Zenfone 6.