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ZenFone 8, ASUS compact high-end leaks for 2021 (and its big brother with rotating camera)

All the details of the new ASUS ZenFone 8 and ZenFone 8 Flip have been leaked before their presentation.

We've known for a few weeks that ASUS was planning to launch a new small-size, high-end smartphone. Now a complete leak from India has fully revealed all the details of the ASUS ZenFone 8 and ASUS ZenFone 8 Flip, the new family of flagship mobiles of the Taiwanese brand.

And yes: as planned, ASUS ZenFone 8 will be one of the most compact high-end phones of 2021. But that's not the only thing that will make it special.

The ASUS ZenFone 8 will be one of the most compact high-end smartphones of 2021.

ASUS ZenFone 8, a small beast with Snapdragon 888

For its new small model, ASUS has opted for a not too risky design. The rear only houses the dual chamber system, while the front is occupied by a 5.9 inch diagonal screen with narrow margins and a hole in the upper left corner.

It has 3.5 mm headphone port, USB Type-C and double stereo speaker. Also, the power button has a electric blue accent most striking.

Despite his small size, the ZenFone 8 does not forget specifications worthy of the best smartphones of the moment. Among them, we find a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G processor, its screen will have Full HD resolution, and the camera system is led by a 64 megapixel sensor, which is accompanied by a 12 megapixel macro camera.

ASUS ZenFone 8, front and back

The ASUS ZenFone 8 will have a 5.9-inch screen.

It will be available in a configuration with 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage, with 4,000 mAh battery and 30W fast charge. It is certainly surprising that such leading-edge features are present in a mobile less than 15 centimeters tall and 68 centimeters wide, with a weight of 170 grams.

ASUS ZenFone 8 Flip, the rotating camera returns

For his part, ZenFone 8 Flip will be the model in charge of relieving the ZenFone 7 and 7 Pro, by maintaining the motorized camera mechanism, which allows the module that houses the triple camera to rotate.

The design is practically traced to that of the previous generation, which in turn inherited many features from the ZenFone 6.

This will be the ASUS flagship model for 2021 out of the field of mobiles focused on the , with a 6.67-inch Full HD + screen with AMOLED technology and refresh rate of 90 hertz. In addition, it will have the same processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G, 8 GB of RAM and 256 GB of storage.

All of this will be powered by a 5,000 mAh battery capacity, which added to the chamber mechanism, drives the mobile weight up to 230 grams.

Asus ZenFone 8 Flip

The ASUS ZenFone 8 Flip, with the rotating camera that debuted on the ZenFone 6.

Your camera system will feature a 64 megapixel main sensor, a 8 megapixel telephoto lens camera, and a 12 megapixel sensor with a macro lens. It will be able to record 8K video, just like its little brother.

ASUS has marked on the calendar the May 12 such as the date when you will introduce your new ZenFone 8 series to the world. Now that we know its features, all that remains to be known are the details regarding your Price and availability.

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