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Asus ZenFone 8 Series Specifications Surface Online, Snapdragon 888 Tipped

- Updated: 15th Mar 2021, 14:42 IST

Asus ZenFone 8 series is in the works. Some information about the upcoming series has surfaced online. The ZenFone 7 range only has two models – Asus ZenFone 7 and Asus ZenFone 7 Pro. In addition, the upcoming lineup is likely to have at least two models as well. However, more key specifications of the models have leaked online. They are reported to be powered by the Snapdragon 888 SoC. It isn’t surprising as this is Asus’ flagship phone range.

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Tipster @ReaMEIZU tweeted information on varied models in the Asus phone range. The post mentions a phone with model number ZS590KS that is codenamed SAKE. In addition, it tips to feature a small 5.9-inch full-HD+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate. This model is likely the Asus ZenFone 8, according to tipster Abhishek Yadav. It can power on the Snapdragon 888 SoC. It can also have multiple camera sensors. The tipster hints at 64-megapixel Sony IMX686 and Sony IMX663 sensors as well.

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Furthermore, there is another phone with model number ZS673KS and this could be the Asus ZenFone 8 Pro. However, this is pure speculation at this point. It tips to feature a full-HD+ display with a 144Hz refresh rate. In addition, it may power on the Snapdragon 888 SoC. The phone may come with a 24-MP OV24B1Q sensor and cameras at the back may include 64-MP Sony IMX686, OM13855, and OV8856 sensors.

Additionally, he talked about two other phones codenamed Picasso and Vodka. Picasso is reportedly codenamed ZS675KW. It lists to have a similar 24-MP OV24B1Q front camera. In addition, the rear cameras can expect to comprise a 64-MP Sony IM686 sensor and a Sony IMX363 sensor, and another OV08A sensor. However, there is no clarity on whether these phones are part of the Asus ZenFone 8 range.

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There is a completely different line-up that Asus is working on. Since the company hasn’t officially announced any detail yet. Moreover, this information should be taken with a pinch of salt.