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Presented flagship smartphones ASUS Zenfone 7 and Zenfone 7 Pro with a rotary camera module and a screen without holes and cutouts


ASUS is strictly on trackheld an official presentation of the new flagship series of smartphones Zenfone 7, represented by two models: the base Zenfone 7 and the top-end Zenfone 7 Pro. Thanks to regular insights, all the main parameters of ASUS flagships were already known in advance, so the presentation simply confirmed the messages from "network spies".

A distinctive feature of smartphones lineASUS Zenfone 7 is a PTZ camera that allows you to use the same sensors to perform basic shooting, as well as selfies. The PTZ camera has already been tested in the previous series of flagships from ASUS Zenfone 6. However, current smartphones have an upgraded PTZ module and the number of sensors has been increased to three.


In both models, the camera block gets the samesensors. This is the main Sony IMX686 sensor with a resolution of 64 MP, 1 / 1.72 inches, 0.8 microns, F / 1.8, 26 mm (width), PDAF, OIS, the second sensor is a telephoto, 8 MP, F / 2, 4, 80mm, 3x optical zoom, PDAF, OIS and a third also ultra wide-angle sensor with a resolution of 12MP, 1 / 2.55 ", 1.4um, F / 2.2, 113˚, 17mm.

The pivoting system gets more powerfulengine, with a size reduction of almost 40%. At the same time, the gearbox of the system also becomes more perfect, which allows the camera module to be rotated by a given angle with an accuracy of 0.5 degrees. Cameras are rigidly fixed and maintain a given angle by means of stabilizing mechanisms. The swivel chamber will be able to withstand a load of 35 kg and 200 thousand rotational cycles. Users will be able to record 8K video at 30 fps, as well as slow motion videos (1080p at 240 fps and 720p at 480 fps).


Smartphones of the line get AMOLED displaymade by Samsung with the same 6.67-inch diagonal. The aspect ratio is 20 to 9, the resolution is 2400x1080 and the screen refresh rate is 90 Hz. There is support for HDR10 + technology and 110% coverage of DCI-P3. Standard brightness 700 cd / m2 (peak 1000 cd / m2),

The hardware of the base model ASUS Zenfone 7runs on 7nm Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 with 8 cores (1 × Kryo 585, 2.84 GHz + 3 × Kryo 585, 2.42 GHz + 4 × Kryo 585, 1.8 GHz) and GPU Adreno 650. Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ with 8 cores is supplied for the top smartphone ASUS Zenfone 7 Pro (1 × Kryo 585, frequency 3.09 GHz + 3 × Kryo 585, frequency 2.42 GHz + 4 × Kryo 585, frequency 1, 8 GHz) and graphics GPU Adreno 650. The amount of RAM, depending on the configuration, in both models can be either 6 or 8 GB. Main memory 128/256 GB (UFS 3.1).

Security is ensured by a fingerprinta sensor located on the side of the device. There are connectors for Type-C and microSDXC. Wireless communication is provided by Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 ax) modules, Dual 4G VoLTE, Bluetooth 5.0, dual-band GPS, NFC. Installed stereo speakers (24 bit / 192 kHz).

Smartphone body with aluminum frame withthe front part is protected by Gorilla Glass 6, and from the back - Gorilla Glass 3. The weight of the smartphone is 230 g with dimensions of 165.1 × 77.3 × 9.6 mm. Smartphones with body colors Aurora Black and Pastel White will enter the market.


Autonomous work is supported by the batterywith a capacity of 5000 mAh. Supports up to 30 W wired fast charging technology (60% in 34 minutes, 100% in 93 minutes) and wireless reverse charging up to 10 W.

Currently, the price of smartphones inTaiwan. The ASUS Zenfone 7 model with 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of main memory is priced at 600 euros, and the top model ZenFone 7 Pro in the 8/256 GB configuration is priced at 800 euros. Smartphones will be presented to the global market on September 1.

Source: gsmarena